Shah Rukh Khan to speak at Oxford University thanks to Malala Yousafzai


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Superstar Shah Rukh Khan is not only for known his acting chops but also for his oratory skills. The ‘Badshah’ has regaled students with his powerful speeches at the Yale University and University of Edinburgh, as well as at the World Economic Forum 2018 in Davos. The ‘Raees’ star is now all set to address the international students at the prestigious Oxford University soon courtesy the youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner and social activist Malala Yousafzai. She reminded the actor about the 2016 invitation.

Alan Rusbridger, the principal of Lady Margaret Hall at the Oxford University, had extended an invitation to Shah Rukh Khan on Twitter in 2016 with the tweet, “can we tempt you to Oxford University to talk to our students at @lmhoxford? They love you (I’m the principal).”

Reminding Shah Rukh of the invitation, Malala wrote on her timeline, “Still waiting!!!! @iamsrk.”

SRK soon responded to Malala’s tweet and wrote, “Most certainly would love to do it and meeting you will be a privilege. Will put my team to schedule it sooner than soon.”

On the work front, Shah Rukh Khan is currently shooting for his next film ‘Zero’. He plays a dwarf in the Aanand L. Rai film, which also stars Anushka Sharma and Katrina Kaif in pivotal roles. The film is scheduled for release around Christmas this year on December 21.

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