Salman Khan is the true superstar of the Hindi film industry, who has been ruling the industry for decades now. He is one of the most bankable stars, who has delivered some of the biggest hits in Bollywood till date. People are not only interested in his movies, but also his personal life as he is known to change girlfriends time and again.
Net Worth: $ 200 million
Income Sources: Salman Khan is one of the richest and highest paid stars in Bollywood. He is a successful television presenter, with “Bigg Boss” being one of the biggest hit reality shows on Indian TV. He also makes millions from brand endorsements. Additionally, he owns a fashion brand called Being Human, which sells designer clothing, eye wear and watches, but the proceeds of sales of this brand go for charitable purposes. According to reports, Salman made a gross income of a whopping $ 25 million in 2012.
Born: 27th December, 1965 (49 years old)
Full Name: Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan
Marital Status: His marriage is the biggest question for the nation right now. Till now, Salman Khan has been linked with a number of Bollywood beauties like Somy Ali, Sangeeta Bijlani, Aishwarya Rai, Zarine Khan and Katrina Kaif, but none of the affairs have materialized.
Height/Weight: 5 feet 8 inches, 81 kg
Salman Khan is the son of the noted screen writer Salim Khan of the Salin-Javed duo. His mother was a Maratha Hindu and the festivals of Hindus and Muslims were celebrated by the family with equal joy and fervor, a tradition still continued by Salman. He is a true family man, sharing a great relationship with his siblings, Arbaaaz, Sohail, Alvira and Arpita. His step mother, Helen is the famous item dancer of the yesteryears. Besides his success in movies, Salman is also known for his humanitarian efforts, always ready to help the poor and the needy. He is also a big hearted man, as he keeps giving expensive gifts to his co stars, like cars, luxury watches and even, flats. However, this macho man has had his share of controversies too, from his broken relationships to hit and run cases, black buck shooting scandal and the violence he inflicted on Aishwarya Rai. But he continues to be one of the most loved actors in Bollywood.
Salman Khan made his acting debut with “Biwi Ho To Aisi”, but he rocked the bnation with the super duper hit “Maine Pyar Kiya”, which established him as one of the biggest stars of Bollywood and earned him the Filmfare Best male debut Award. After this, he delivered countless hits like “Saajan”, “Hum Aapke Hain Koun”, “Judwaa”, “Karan Arjun”, “Hum Saath Saath Hain”, “Maine Pyar Kyun Kiya”, and the list is endless. Recently, he has delivered “Ek Tha Tiger”, one of the highest grossing movies in the industry. Despite the fact that he is nearing his fifties, Salman is still going strong.
House and Cars
Salman Khan lives in Galaxy Apartments, which has been his home since childhood, though he owns a number of other properties in Mumbai, including three flats in Sagar Reshma Apartments and a farmhouse in Panvel. He has a classic collection of cars including the likes of Audi R8, Audi Q7, BMW X6 and Land Rover Range Rover Vogue. He is also a bike lover and owns a Suzuki Hayabusa and Suzuki Intruder M1800 RZ.