The Sentinel

List of Actresses who refused to work with Shah Rukh Khan

Oct 28, 2021
Samantha Ruth Prabhu
reports claimed that ‘The Family Man 2’ actress Samantha Ruth Prabhu was approached for Shah Rukh Khan's film ‘Atlee. According to Bollywood Life, the makers of the film approached Samantha before Nayanthara. However, she rejected the offer as she was planning a family with Naga Chaitanya.
As per Bollywood Life, the film ‘Darr’ was first offered to the late actress Sridevi. However, she refused to work with Shah Rukh Khan due to some unknown reasons. Later, Juhi Chawla was seen in the movie.
Karisma Kapoor
Bollywood queen Karisma Kapoor had rejected two movies that starred Shah Rukh Khan. The actress was offered the role of Tina in Karan Johar’s movie ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’. Later, Rani Mukerji played this character. Karishma refused to work in ‘Asoka’, however, her sister Kareena Kapoor played the role later.
Sonam Kapoor
According to Bollywood Life, actress Sonam Kapoor has never worked with superstar Shah Rukh Khan because she felt their chemistry may not click with the audience
Hema Malini
Some media reports have claimed that Hema Malini felt that SRK ‘overacted’. Therefore, she never worked with him.
Kangana Ranaut
Kangana Ranaut, who is known for her bold and fiery statements, had also spoken about SRK. According to Bollywood Life, she once said, “There is no longevity with working with Khans. It’s the other way around. Where would it take me? Can it take me a notch higher than where I already am? It cannot! What can it give me that I have already not achieved? I can’t see a single thing…if you can tell me.”