When Shah Rukh Khan went to jail: ‘It was a small little prison with human faeces’

First Published 22, Jun 2020, 2:01 PM

Shah Rukh Khan once went to the police station and spent a night in a small prison cell, read details here

<p>Shah Rukh Khan, we know, is one of the biggest film stars in India. He started his career from the small screen and made it big. He is from a lower middle-class family in Delhi, and again, he has repeated that Delhi can never go out of him.</p>

Shah Rukh Khan, we know, is one of the biggest film stars in India. He started his career from the small screen and made it big. He is from a lower middle-class family in Delhi, and again, he has repeated that Delhi can never go out of him.

<p>In an interview, he revealed that he was arrested in the initial days of his film career and had to spend a few hours in prison.</p>

In an interview, he revealed that he was arrested in the initial days of his film career and had to spend a few hours in prison.

<p>Also, once Shah Rukh was very unhappy with a magazine editor for allegedly spreading lies about him in one of his written articles.</p>

Also, once Shah Rukh was very unhappy with a magazine editor for allegedly spreading lies about him in one of his written articles.

<p>Shah Rukh said that he got disturbed after reading the article.</p>

Shah Rukh said that he got disturbed after reading the article.

<p>“I was new (in the film industry), so I used to react to every news item whatever appeared. And thankfully, there was no social media back then. Just the magazines and stuff. I got very angry and I called up the editor and I said, ‘You wrote this’. He said, ‘But listen can you just take it... it's just a joke’. So I said, ‘I don’t find it funny’. So I went down to the office and I misbehaved a lot and...,” Shah Rukh recalled.</p>

“I was new (in the film industry), so I used to react to every news item whatever appeared. And thankfully, there was no social media back then. Just the magazines and stuff. I got very angry and I called up the editor and I said, ‘You wrote this’. He said, ‘But listen can you just take it... it's just a joke’. So I said, ‘I don’t find it funny’. So I went down to the office and I misbehaved a lot and...,” Shah Rukh recalled.

<p>He also recalled yelling a lot and intimidating to hit people, during an episode of My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman on Netflix.</p>

He also recalled yelling a lot and intimidating to hit people, during an episode of My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman on Netflix.

<p>“I was shooting a film and the cops came. They sat down very sweetly and said, ‘we have a few questions to ask you’. I said, ‘do you want me to pack and we can chat in my car?’ Because I always assume anyone who meets me is a fan (laughs). They said, ‘no, we want you to come in our car!’,” said Shah Rukh.</p>

“I was shooting a film and the cops came. They sat down very sweetly and said, ‘we have a few questions to ask you’. I said, ‘do you want me to pack and we can chat in my car?’ Because I always assume anyone who meets me is a fan (laughs). They said, ‘no, we want you to come in our car!’,” said Shah Rukh.

<p>Police took him to the lockup and when he saw the small prison cell, he pleaded with the cops to let him go.</p>

Police took him to the lockup and when he saw the small prison cell, he pleaded with the cops to let him go.

<p>“It was a small little prison. With all, you know, human faeces and ugh... it was really bad,” he added.</p>

“It was a small little prison. With all, you know, human faeces and ugh... it was really bad,” he added.

<p>After getting out on bail, he even called the editor and said, “Now I'm in jail, and I’m not scared. Now you be very scared.”</p>

After getting out on bail, he even called the editor and said, “Now I'm in jail, and I’m not scared. Now you be very scared.”

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