Shah Rukh Khan given honorary doctorate by University of Edinburgh
Friday, 16 October 2015 - 11:13
Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has received an honorary doctorate from the University of Edinburgh for his contribution to film and his philanthropic work. The actor said he was "extremely grateful and extremely humbled" by the recognition, saying it inspired him to work harder so that he deserved it "at least in retrospect". He spoke to the BBC's Shabnam Mahmood about living with fame and and his hopes for gender equality in the Indian film industry.