Shah Rukh Khan says he is 'honoured' to receive the Crystal Award along side Elton John, Cate Blanchett
Shah Rukh Khan was received the Crystal Award which celebrates the achievements of outstanding artists.
Superstar Shah Rukh Khan has said he feels honoured to receive the 24th Crystal Award along side Elton John and Cate Blanchett.
The Annual Crystal Awards ceremony, which opens the World Economic Forum summit in the Swiss ski resort, celebrates the achievements of outstanding artists who have shown exemplary commitment to improving the state of the world.
"Honoured to receive the World Economic Forum's 24th Crystal Award, together with Elton John and Cate Blanchett. My fan moment," Shah Rukh tweeted after receiving the honour.
— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) January 22, 2018
Previosly, Shah Rukh Khan had tweeted, “Bhai Sahib kaafi thand hai!!! Hope to find some love & friendship to keep me warm here. Thank u @wef for the honour & having me over. #DavosDiaries,” alongside a photo of himself with a snowy background.
Bhai Sahib kaafi thand hai!!! Hope to find some love & friendship to keep me warm here. Thank u @wef for the honour & having me over. #DavosDiaries pic.twitter.com/4xaQQ3qNbJ — Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) January 22, 2018
SRK received the award for "his leadership in championing children's and women's rights in India," the World Economic Forum (WEF) said.
The past awardees from India include Amitabh Bachchan, Mallika Sarabhai, A R Rahman, Shabana Azmi, Ravi Shankar and Amjad Ali Khan.
Farah also lets the audience in on the details about the first time ever she and Gauri hung out in Goa, right after Gauri and Shahrukh’s wedding.
The young actor can help but thank director Karan Razdan for considering him for the role as he believes it is a rather important film.
While movies were conventionally promoted prior to their release dates, major movie studios, leading stars and producers are now following the Kartik Aaryan template to promote films.