Did you ever miss a movie which is being starred by some ‘Khan’? Probably not, if the lead is in hands of Salman Khan! Sallu Mian; after debuting his first movie as supporting role in 1988 “Biwi ho to aisi” caught direct flight to stardom and attained lead role in his next release “Maine pyar kiya” (1989); which garned him his first nomination for Best Actor at Filmfare . Fortune fuelled his career in Bollywood till he grabbed many awards to his name.
This brawny star was born in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India on December 27, 1965 to a screenwriter; Salim Khan. Post 2009 era was a U-turn in his career. Sallu Mian started acting in romantic movies; but in 2010s, he was seen as lead in action movies like Dabangg (2010), Bodyguard (2011), Ek tha tiger (2012), Kick (2014), Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015) and Sultan (2016). Forbes 2015 of ‘Celebrity 100: The World’s Top-Paid Entertainers 2015’, ranked Sallu Mian 71st among Indian actors with earnings of $33.5 million.
He is reportedly a philanthropist, who launched his own production company ‘Salman Khan Being Human Productions’. He donates a good fraction of his wealth to this institute; after all $200 million net worth allows him so!
Talking about the awards he earned to his name, Sallu Mian won a net total of 72 awards with 78 nominations; which included 2 National Film Awards, 1 Filmfare Award, 3 Screen Awards, 2 IIFA Awards, 4 Zee Cine Awards, 3 Producers Guild Film Awards, 3 Stardust Awards, 8 Big Star Entertainment Awards and 32 other miscellaneous awards. Whoa! Quite a job!
Hope he has spared some awards for others too!
How rich is Salman Khan?
Salman Khan has a net worth of $200 million.
Salman Khan Stats
Full Name: Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan
Birth Date: 27 December 1965
Birth Place: Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
Profession: Actor, presenter, producer, tv personality
Height: 5 ft 7 in
Weight: 80 kg
Marital Status: Single
Partner: Aishwaiya Rai (1999-2001), Katrina Kaif (2005-2010)
Wikipedia Page: Here