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When Shah Rukh Khan Bowled A Newbie Sonakshi Sinha Over With His Chivalry

Written By Joel Kurian | Mumbai | Published:


  • Known for friendship with Salman Khan, Sonakshi stated that she shares a ‘cordial’ equation with the other Khans too
  • She recalled how SRK was extremely chivalrous to her at the airport when she was a newbie
  • The actress shared that he had praised her work and escorted her to the car

The fact that Shah Rukh Khan enjoys a tremendous fan following is evident from the number of people who turn up at Mannat often, but the list of his admirers also includes Sonakshi Sinha. The actress raved about the time when SRK completely bowled her over with his chivalry. The ‘Dabangg’ star revealed how Shah Rukh left her ‘flattered’, by praising her work and escorting her to her car at the airport when she was a newbie. 

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Sonakshi made her presence felt in Bollywood with Salman Khan’s ‘Dabangg’ and shares a very close equation with him.  However, in a recent interview with a media publication, the actress revealed that she shares a ‘cordial’ equation with the other Khans too. 

Throwback incident: 

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Opening up on her best memory about Shah Rukh, the 32-year-old called him ‘one of the most chivalrous’ men in Bollywood.  The actress shared that when she was new in the industry, SRK once came forward to talk to her at the airport. Sonakshi shared that despite his ‘superstar’ status, he approached a newcomer and said that he loved her work in one of her first films.

The ‘Kalank’ star then added that SRK even escorted the actress to her car. She said she was completely ‘flattered’ and added that the incident is a memory she will always cherish. Sonakshi termed the ‘Chak De! India’ star as a ‘complete gentleman’. 

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While Sonakshi is yet to work with Shah Rukh as a co-star, they had collaborated in the actor-producer role in the movie ‘Ittefaq’, which released in 2017, a movie that did well.

Sonakshi on the professional front: 

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Sonakshi will be seen in two films this month,  ‘Khandaani Shafakhaana’, releasing on August 2 and ‘Mission Mangal’ on August 15. 



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