Are Salman and Shah Rukh Khan Ageing? The statement may come as a shock to the fans of Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan but hold your breath….
The brawny Salman Khan, who created box office history with KICK and the debonair Shah Rukh Khan, who recently displayed his eight packs abs in the year’s biggest grosser HAPPY NEW YEAR, both, have fallen to the tenth and thirteenth position, respectively in the 13 edition of the '50 Sexiest Asian Men In The World' list produced annually by Britain's weekly newspaper 'Eastern Eye'. Thus raising speculations is the duo aging and losing their sex appeal?
The top position is won by Bollywood hunk Hrithik Roshan, who toppled Pakistani singer turned Bollywood heartthrob Ali Zafar to win the prestigious crown of World's Sexiest Asian Man.
It may be noted that Hrithik Roshan has the distinction of topping the 50 Sexiest Asian Men in the world for the third time. Earlier he topped the chart for two consecutive years in 2011 and 2012 but lost to Pakistan’s handsome star Ali Zafar in 2013 but yet again in 2014 he has acquired the title.
Thanking the Magazine 'Eastern Eye’ for the honor Hrithik said, “I am humbled by the desirable tag. I believe sexy is less to do with the physical and more to do with the mental perspective on life, others and yourself.”
The title is looked upon in high esteem by the actors because the magazine annually conducts a poll where the audience contributes its part and shares its view in the form of vote. Thus the ranking is judged by the readers hence the actor’s gauge their popularity through the poll.
The surprise element in this year’s list is that none of Bollywood actors like Ranveer Singh, Sidharth Malhotra or Arjun Kapoor featuring in top 10 list. Instead television actor Kushal Tandon, seen in TV serial EK HAZAARON MEIN MERI BEHNA HAI, and in BIGG BOSS session VII is the runner up in this year's list and last year's winner Ali Zafar has slipped to third place on the ratings released here on Wednesday.
The other actor who come in top 10 list include TV actor Vivian D'Sena (4); Shahid Kapoor (5), Barun Sobti (6), Fawad Khan (7) Ranbir Kapoor (8) and Salman Khan (10).
Tamil film industry superstar Suriya, who has to his credits hits like GHAJINI (2005), VAARANAM AAYIRAM (2008), AYAN (2009), SINGAM (2010) AND SINGAM II (2013) is the only south star in the list at 50th position