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Total Votes: 133
Release Date 12 February, 2010
Budget ₹60 crores
Box Office India ₹73 crores
Box Office Worldwide ₹205 crores
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Rizwan Khan’s idyllic life in San Francisco is shattered forever when his adopted son Sameer is killed after the September 11 attacks. To heal his marriage with Sameer’s mother, Rizwan sets out to tell the President of the United States: “My name is Khan, and I am not a terrorist.”

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Day-wise Box Office Collections

First Day₹8.16 crores
First Weekend₹30.63 crores
First Week₹46.46 crores
Second Week₹17.54 crores
Lifetime India (net)₹73 crores
Worldwide Gross₹205 crores
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True Adj Domestic Net ₹135.05 (
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True Adj Worldwide Gross ₹379.25 (
) crores

Movie Reception

My Name Is Khan is one of the successful films of Hindi cinema. It took a strong opening and grossed an excellent amount over the first weekend. The film became the third highest first weekend grosser of that year after 3 Idiots and Ghajini. SRK's film also grossed an excellent amount in the second as well as the third week which helped the film to earn a strong lifetime total at the box office.

It also did a wonderful business in the overseas and turned out to be the highest grossing Hindi film at the time. Also, My Name Is Khan became the first Hindi film to earn over Rs. 100 crores in the overseas. Due to its outstanding performance in the Indian as well as the overseas market, it earned over Rs. 200 crores mark all over the world.

Full Cast & Characters

Shahrukh KhanRizwan Khan
KajolMandira Khan, Rizwan's Wife
Sonya JehanZakir's Wife
Jimmy ShergillZakir Khan, Rizwan's brother
Zarina WahabRizwan's Mother
Vinay PathakJitesh
Parvis DabasBobby Ahuja, a news channel reporter
Arjun MathurRaj Burman
Sugandha GargKomal
Sumeet RaghavanAttacker
Tanay ChhedaYoung Rizwan Khan
Arjan AujlaSameer, Mandira's Son
Sheetal MenonRadha

Fun Facts & Triva

  • Kareena Kapoor lost the main lead due to Karan Johar's desire to cast Kajol.
  • Shabana Azmi was earlier selected as Rizwan's mother in the film. She decided to walk out of the film due to its delay.
  • Shahrukh Khan spent a lot of time with people suffering from Asperger's syndrome and did a lot of research on his character's behaviour to give his role a realistic touch.
  • Aamir Bashir was replaced by Jimmy Shergill in the film due to his visa problem.
  • It is the first movie of Karan Johar without "K" in the start of its title.
  • For the first time, Karan Johar didn't cast Rani Mukerji for his film.

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