Salim Abdul Rashid Khan is an Indian actor, producer, and television personality who appears in Hindi-language movies. His Hindi name is [slmn xn].
Khan has won various honors over the course of a more than 30-year film career, including two National Film Awards as a producer and two Filmfare Awards as an actor. He is mentioned in the media as one of Indian cinema's most financially successful actors.
Khan appeared on Forbes' lists of the highest-paid celebrities in the world in 2015 and 2018, the latter year making him the highest-ranked Indian.
Salim Khan, a scriptwriter, and Sushila Charak, who took the name Salma, were married and had one son, Salman Khan.
Khan was raised in both religions after being born on December 27, 1965, to a Muslim father and a Hindu mother.
When Salim's parents separated in 1980 and his father married the actress Helen, the children's connection with their father deteriorated and didn't mend until years later.
However, Jasim Khan, in his biography of the actor, claims that Salman Khan's ancestors belonged to the Akuzai sub-tribe of the Yusufzai Pashtuns from Malakand in the Swat valley of North-West Frontier Province, British India.
Salman Khan's paternal great-grandparents were Alakozai Pashtuns from Afghanistan who immigrated to Indore State, Indore Residency (now in Madhya Pradesh) (present-day Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan).
Abdul Rashid Khan, his grandfather, was a deputy inspector general of the Indore state and a recipient of the Holkar era Diler Jung award.
Khan's mother is a stay-at-home mom whose Marathi mother is from Maharashtra and whose Dogra Rajput father, Baldev Singh Charak, is from Jammu in Jammu and Kashmir. Khan speaks Hindi, English, and Marathi, in addition to other languages.
Arbaaz Khan and Sohail Khan are his two brothers. Alvira Khan Agnihotri, the wife of actor/director Atul Agnihotri, and Arpita are his two sisters.
In the 1988 movie Biwi Ho To Aisi, Khan made his acting debut in a supporting role. Later, he starred in the romantic family drama Maine Pyar Kiya (1989), directed by Sooraj R. Barjatya, which went on to become one of the highest-grossing Indian movies of its period.
As a result, he received his first nomination for Best Actor at the Filmfare Awards, as well as a nod for Best Male Debut at the same event; Barjatya won the latter.
The English, Spanish, and Telugu names for Maine Pyar Kiya are When Love Calls, Te Amo, and Prema Paavuraalu, respectively.
In 1990, Baaghi, a box office hit starring Khan, was released. In 1991, Patthar Ke Phool, Sanam Bewafa, and Kurbaan each had a mediocre level of success. In the same year, Khan went on to co-star in the love drama Saajan alongside Madhuri Dixit and Sanjay Dutt.
He established SKBH Productions, his own production company, in 2011. (Salman Khan, Being Human Productions). The Being Human organization will receive donations from the proceeds of film production.
Chillar Party, a children's comedy, was the first movie produced under the brand and went on to win three National Awards for Best Children's Film, Best Original Screenplay, and Child Artist of the Year. The next movie by SKBH Productions is a remake helmed by Mahesh Manjrekar called Shikshanachya Aaicha Gho.
Khan dwells in Bandra, Mumbai's Galaxy Apartments. Additionally, he has a 150-acre estate in Panvel with 3 homes, a pool, and a gym. Khan is a fitness enthusiast who follows a rigid schedule.
He started dating Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai in 1999, and the media frequently covered their relationship till their breakup in 2001. Actress Katrina Kaif and Khan started dating.
After years of rumors, Kaif acknowledged in an interview that she had a long-term, committed relationship with Khan that ended in 2010. Along with Khan, Sangeeta Bijlani and Somy Ali had committed relationships.
Khan has been dating Romanian actress Iulia Vântur since 2012.
Salman Khan's estimated net worth in 2022 will be $ 380 million. His main sources of revenue include movies, brand sponsorships, and other things.