Shah Rukh Khan given honorary doctorate by University of Edinburgh (Watch Video)

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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”.

Meanwhile Amitabh Bachchan, Shilpa Shetty, Akshay Kumar and AR Rahman are among other Indian stars to have been given honorary doctorates in the UK include .