October 8, 1970
New Delhi, India
Gauri Chibber Khan
Gauri Shahrukh Khan
|Occupation||Former Costume Designer, Director, Producer|
|Years active||1993 - 2004 - present|
|Spouse||Shahrukh Khan (1991-present)|
Gauri Khan (Hindi: गौरी ख़ान) (née Chibber) born 8 October 1970 is an Indian movie producer. A Hindu of Punjabi Mohyal origin, born in New Delhi, India. She graduated from Modern School, New Delhi and has a degree in History from Lady Sriram College. She is married to Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan. She has produced some of the movies with her husband as the main actor, including Paheli (an unsuccessful Indian submission to the Oscars in 2005), Main Hoon Na, and Om Shanti Om. She also made a short guest appearance in Om Shanti Om.
She used to host a weekly Hindi music countdown show, "Oye", for a music channel in the 1990s. She is the face of the fashion line, Aftershock. She was on the January 2008 cover of the Indian edition of Vogue magazine.
Together with Shahrukh Khan, Gauri is part-owner and part-producer of the production company, Red Chillies Entertainment (RCE). Shah Rukh started the company for his friend and colleague, director-choreographer Farah Khan. With the backing of RCE, Farah launched her directorial career with the movie, Main Hoon Na (2004).
Gauri has two children Aryan Khan born 12 November 1997 and Suhana Khan, born 23 May 2000.
She was also crowned the queen of Bollywood at the Zee Cine Awards in 2008.
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- Rags-to-riches story of Bollywood superstar on DVD Gulf Times - September 25, 2005
- Gauri Steps Out Times of India
- Gauri Khan, Vogue's Cover Girl Rediff.com