The Dubai Stars is inducting Bollywood heartthrob, Shah Rukh Khan into their ‘Walk Of Fame’ concept this October, at the Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard.
Shah Rukh Khan getting a Dubai Star
Last May, The Dubai Stars began accepting nominations from the public. Nearly two months later, they reveal Shah Rukh Khan as one of their most nominated celebrities. The Dubai Stars is inducting the Bollywood megastar this October.
Dubai a popular filming spot for Shah Rukh Khan
UAE is a popular spot for Bollywood as an international filming location, especially for Shah Rukh Khan’s films. Dubai, primarily, hosted the 2014 film, ‘Happy New Year’ and portions of ‘Raees’.
Brand ambassador for Dubai Tourism
Shah Rukh Khan is no stranger to Dubai, being a brand ambassador for Dubai Tourism for over five years.
He even shot a six-part series across the city’s tourist attractions, for Dubai Tourism’s #BeMyGuest campaign.
Elie Saab the first celebrity to get a Dubai Star
Lebanese fashion mogul, Ellie Saab, is the first celebrity to be inducted into The Dubai Stars.
The 64-year-old designer, nicknamed the ‘King of the Red Carpet’, has a clientele including some of the most prominent stars in Hollywood, like Halley Berry, Mila Kunis, Scarlett Johansson and Emma Stone.
Dubai Stars a salute to prominent figures
Ahmad Al Matrooshi, Managing Director of Emaar Properties, says that introducing Dubai Stars is in line with promoting arts, culture and sports by “saluting the stars.” He says, “Emaar takes pride in ensuring the best lifestyle experience for both residents and visitors to Dubai. With Dubai Stars, we are further highlighting our commitment to making Dubai the best city in the world and to promote arts, culture and sports by saluting the stars, whose contributions continue to inspire the world.”