From Shah Rukh Khan To Salman Khan, Celebrities Who Own A ‘Side Business’ You May Not Be Aware Of!
By Shrikrishna Iyer
Shah Rukh Khan, also known as Badshah of Bollywood, owns a production company Red Chillies Entertainment that not only produces films but also takes care of distribution. Apart from that, SRK also owns a 50% stake in the IPL cricket team, Kolkata Knight Riders.
Salman Khan owns the ‘Being Human’ brand and foundation, the retail stores that sell clothing and other merchandise. A percentage of the brand also goes towards charity. As per Economic Times, Salman also owns a percentage of stake in Yatra.com.
Akshay Kumar runs Hari Om Entertainment production company and Grazing Goat Pictures production company. He has also invested in wearable and preventive healthcare devices startup GOQii, where he is the strategic advisor. Furthermore, he owns the Pro-Kabaddi League franchise Bengal Warriors.
Apart from being a brilliant actress, DP is also a leader in the business sector as well. She along with her father Prakash Padukone founded KA Enterprises that invests in startups like Furlenco, Purplle, Epigamia, among others.
He owns a production company Ajay Devgn Films that has produced several films like Total Dhamaal, Bol Bachchan, Tanhaji, Tribhanga and more. Ajay Devgn owns 26% of shares of an international chain of family entertainment centres in India named KidZania. He also invested in a solar project located in Charanaka, Gujarat in 2013.