Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan turned 51 on November 2, 2016. (Image Credit: Reuters)

Shah Rukh Khan partners with Dubai Tourism for short films

Series of short films will kick off year-long Dubai Tourism campaign in collaboration with Bollywood

Dubai: On Shah Rukh Khan’s birthday on Wednesday, Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) announced a collaboration with the Bollywood superstar for a series of short films that will be shot here.

The project will see the actor unravel the secrets of Dubai, offering his fans a chance to see the exquisite city through the megastar’s eyes, read a statement from Dubai Tourism.

It aims to appeal to ‘King Khan’ fans across the globe, giving them the opportunity to explore the city and its many offerings.

“Dubai is a second home to me... Whether I am here (Dubai) on vacation with my family and friends or my many business trips here for shoots, it’s a city that I truly relate to on so many levels - driven, passionate and spirited,” said Shah Rukh, who turned 51 on Wednesday.

The Happy New Year star added: “I can’t wait to take my fans and fellow travellers from around the world on...Read more...