Shahrukh Khan, who is in Auckland on his Temptation Reloaded tour, was greeted by New Zealand Prime Minister John Key.
He was given a traditional Maori welcome and presented with an official New Zealand Black Caps cricket shirt in recognition of his love of the game, read a statement. John Key also holds the tourism portfolio.
The Bollywood 'baadshah' thanked his hosts for the warm New Zealand welcome and talked warmly of his previous visit to the country around 12 years ago. He said his son would be thrilled with the Black Caps shirt, as he is a big fan.
Meanwhile, SRK is kicked about Limelight Entertainment's Temptation Reloaded, as part of which stars like Madhuri Dixit, Rani Mukerji, Jacqueline Fernandez, Yo Yo Honey Singh and Meiyang Chang will join him on stage.
Text and images: IANS