Happy birthday, Shakib Khan

Culture Desk

27th March, 2018 10:47:32 printer

Happy birthday, Shakib Khan

Today is the birthday of Dhallywood King Shakib Khan. His fans, friends, and well-wishers from around the world have sent their congratulatory messages to the top actor of the country as he turns another year older.  

Celebrities and her co-artistes also take to the social media and shower love on Shakib Khan with birthday wishes.

Shakib Khan will start his birthday celebrations with a shooting unit in Chittagong, later, he will fly for Dhaka on the evening of the day. 

In Dhaka, Shakib will spend some quality time with journalists and distinguish guests at a five star hotel.

Then, he will open his own YouTube channel titled Shakib Khan official from Bangabidi platform, sources said.     

Shakib Khan is a Bangladeshi film actor. He made his debut in Ananta Bhalobasha (1999), though it did not lead to widespread fame.

Shortly after a few years, Khan established himself as one of the most successful actors in Bangladeshi film history. In his career, Khan has received various awards, including three National Film Awards for Best Actor, for Bhalobaslei Ghor Bandha Jay Na (2010), Khodar Pore Ma (2012), and Aro Bhalobashbo Tomay (2015) and Eight Meril Prothom Alo Awards.

Beside this career, Shakib also a producer. His first produced movie was Hero: The Superstar under his own banner SK films. 

Shakib Khan was born on 28 March in 1979. His father Abdur Rab was a government officer and his mother Nurjahan is a housewife. His father’s original home district was in Gopalganj. His father’s job required the family to relocate frequently from one city to another during his school years.  

Besides education, he also had an interest in dancing. He completed a dancing course under film choreographer Aziz Reza. In 1998 he went to Bangladesh Film Development Corporation (BFDC) with his dance master Aziz Reza, a studio of Bangladeshi film industry at that time, where he met a photographer who asked him to take part in a photo shoot.

During the photo shoot, film director Abul Khair Bulbul noticed Shakib and offered him the leading role in his movie Shobaito Shukhi Hote Chai. Shakib accepted the offer. But Shakib Khan made his debut in the big screen with Ananta Bhalobasha (1999) directed by Sohanur Rahman Sohan.

Shakib Khan acted notable films include are- Amar Swapno Tumi, Chachu, Koti Takar Kabin, Dadima, Biye Bari, Ek Takar Bou, Mone Prane Acho Tumi, Mone Boro Kosto, Bhalobashar Lal Golap, Tiger Number One, Boss Number One, King Khan, Mental, Shikari, Bossgiri and others.

Shakib married actress Apu Biswas in a private wedding ceremony at Khan’s Gulshan house in Dhaka on 18 April 2008, but kept it secret until 2017.


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