Shah Rukh Khan's Heroes

Episodes

EpisodeTitleRepeatedComments
01Taj Mohammed Khan20151124 (BBC7)
20151125 (BBC7)

Bollywood icon Shah Rukh Khan's personal heroes starts with a tribute to his father.

Bollywood icon Shah Rukh Khan's selection of his personal heroes, starts with a tribute to his late father, Taj Mohammed Khan who died when he was just a teenager.

First broadcast on the BBC Asian Network in 2012.

02Dhyan Chand20151201 (BBC7)
20151202 (BBC7)

Shah Rukh Khan's celebrates his personal heroes with a tribute to hockey star Dhyan Chand.

Bollywood icon Shah Rukh Khan's celebrates his personal heroes with a tribute to Indian hockey legend Dhyan Chand.

Producer: Ranjit Doal

First broadcast on the BBC Asian Network in 2012.

03Amitabh Bachchan20151208 (BBC7)
20151209 (BBC7)

Shah Rukh Khan's tribute to fellow Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan, one of his heroes.

Shah Rukh Khan's celebrates his personal heroes with a tribute to Bollywood's most popular icon, Amitabh 'Big B' Bachchan. He describes him as "a hero to millions and billions."

Producer: Ranjit Doal

First broadcast on the BBC Asian Network in 2012.

04Leading Ladies20151215 (BBC7)
20151216 (BBC7)

Bollywood film star Shah Rukh Khan pays tribute to his key leading ladies.

Bollywood film star Shah Rukh Khan's celebrates his personal heroes with a tribute to his key leading ladies including Sridevi, Madhuri Dixit and Kajol.

He says he's lucky to have worked with three generations of actresses - it's been "a great learning experience" and that the "heroines have made me the star that I am."

Producer: Ranjit Doal

First broadcast on the BBC Asian Network in 2012.

05The Ordinary Man20151222 (BBC7)
20151223 (BBC7)

Bollywood film star Shah Rukh Khan's pays tribute to everyday people and celebrates the normal things in life.

Revisiting his father's view that it is special to be down-to-earth, he reveals that he has the same fear of failure today as when he started working in Indian cinema.

Shah says "it's not the cost of the shirt or jacket that you wear, it's just how much you enjoy wearing it", explaining that ordinary people are heroes because they enjoy life despite the world's issues.

Producer: Ranjit Doal

First broadcast on the BBC Asian Network in 2012.

Bollywood film star Shah Rukh Khan pays tribute to everyday people.

Bollywood film star Shah Rukh Khan pays tribute to everyday people and celebrates the normal things in life. From 2012.