Salman Khan
  • 27 December 1965
  • Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
  • Male
  • Indian

Salman Khan

Biography

Born on December 27, 1965, Salman Khan is the son of the legendary writer Salim Khan, who penned many super-hits in the yesteryear’s like Sholay (1975), Deewaar (1975), and Don (1978).

Salman started his acting carrier in 1988 by doing a supporting role in the movie Biwi Ho To Aisi (1988). The following year he had the leading role in the box office romantic hit Maine Pyar Kiya (1989). From there he became a heartthrob of Indian cinema.

Salman Khan Movie List:

Following other box office hits, he showed his terrific performance in Saajan (1991), Andaz Apna Apna (1994), Hum Aapke Hain Koun…! (1994), Karan Arjun (1995), Khamoshi: The Musical (1996), Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998). His transformations can be sensitive, vulnerable, funny, aggressive, and charming as his role demands. In 1998 he was arrested by the local police from the shooting location of the film Hum Saath-Saath Hain: We Stand United (1999), for killing protected wild animals and spent about a week behind the bars. The actor is facing trial in three cases of killing black bucks and Chinkaras and another of illegal possession of arms. In September 2002, Salman Khan had hit the headlines after he crashed his Land Cruiser near the American Express bakery in Bandra, killing one man and injuring others.

Being known for those roguish behaviors, he tried to balance his troubled life with his career.

In 2003, he gave his emotionally charged performance as playing an obsessed lover in In Your Name (2003) that translated into good reviews and a good run at the box office.

He not only managed to revive his career but also to restore the confidence of his producers and distributors alike.

His work was noticed internationally in the movie Phir Milenge (2004) where he played the role of an AIDS patient.

It was well appreciated by the World Health Organization (WHO) for presenting the problems of AIDS patients in today’s world.

In 2007, he launched the Being Human Salman Khan Foundation. This charitable organization aids the underprivileged in areas such as education and health-care. More recently, he starred in the multiple record-breaking box office super-hit Dabangg (2010), Ready (2011), and Bodyguard (2011).

Upcoming Movie List 2020-2021:

Radhe (2020) Bulbul marriage hall (2021) Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali (2021)

Salman Khan Net Worth:

Forbes included him in their 2015 list of Top-Paid 100 Celebrity Entertainers in the world Khan tied with Amitabh Bachchan for No. 71 on the list, both with earnings of $33.5 million.

According to the Forbes 2018 list of Top-Paid 100 Celebrity Entertainers in the world, Khan was the highest-ranked Indian with 82nd rank with earnings of $37.7 million. He is also known as the host of the reality show, Bigg Boss 14 since 2020.

Filmography

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