After quitting Twitter, Shah Rukh Khan to join Facebook

Last Updated: Mar 18, 2011, 20:18 PM IST

Spicezee Bureau

Mumbai: In a recent interview to a leading daily, Shah Rukh Khan admitted that he had quit Twitter because questions by some fans became too difficult to handle.

However, he has now decided to join Facebook to connect with his fans.

His Facebook page will be inaugurated today at 9 pm IST, which will coincide with the premiere of his 22-minute documentary on ‘Mughal-E-Azam’. The film celebrates 51 years of the timeless classic directed by the legendary director K Asif.

Talking to a daily, a source said, “He hopes to get support from the Indian Government and film associations in the future who will come together to create a forum to preserve such classic films and use Facebook to reach out to a wider audience. SRK will also be promoting his upcoming film ‘Ra.One’ through the social networking site.”

Let’s see as to how long will Facebook be able hold King Khan’s attention.