Salman Khan is a Bollywood superstar, actor, producer and humanitarian who has won millions of hearts with his exceptional acting skills and noted social causes from his charitable organization, Being Human. This foundation works for the welfare of orphans and poor children in India.
Born as Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan on the 27th of December 1965, the Indian film actor/producer and one of the most commercially successful personalities has a net worth of $200 million.
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Salman Khan, the handsome hunk of Bollywood is the eldest son of respected Bollywood screenwriter, Salim Khan. His family is religiously entangled as his father is Muslim, his mother Hindu and his step-mother and Bollywood actress, Helen is Christian. As for Salman, he says he is proud to be both Hindu and Muslim.
Salman started his acting career from the movie, Biwi Ho Toh Aisi, in which he played a supporting role and his voice was dubbed by somebody else in the movie. But Salman tasted stardom when he debuted in the movie, Maine Pyar Kiya, as a lead actor. This movie became one of the highest grossing movies in Bollywood and it was dubbed in many different languages as it became popular worldwide.
With this blockbuster entry in Bollywood, Salman has not yet seized to give us more popular movies and has remained as an A-listed actor for many big-budget movies. He has worked as a lead in other high-grossing hit movies like Hum Aapke Hain Kaun, Saajan, Karan Arjun, Judwaa, Biwi No. 1 etc. His most recent top-grossing movies are Bodyguard, Ek Tha Tiger, Dabangg, and many more.
Salman has established himself as a Bollywood superstar and his exemplary talents in acting are marked by his critically acclaimed movies like Tere Naam, Saajan, Khamoshi: The musical, Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, among others. Salman is mostly noted in Bollywood for his incomparable macho man style and is most desired by his audiences for his action-packed comic roles as in the movies No Entry, Dabangg, Partner etc.
This star has been embracing his commercial success throughout his acting career and his personal controversies that most local media cover all the time has only helped Salman gather more public interests. As with most celebrities in his line of work, controversies are not new.
He recently had an issue regarding Black Buck hunting case, the well-publicized topic of his failed relationship with Aishwarya Rai and a Hit and Run case in Mumbai. The hit and run case happened to be one which was a major threat to his career as he was found guilty and sentenced to a five-year imprisonment by a lower court. Luckily for him, the case was appealed and subsequently dismissed after the key eyewitness died around the same period and the higher court posited that the case couldn’t proceed because of insufficient evidence.
Nevertheless, people believe that the witness’ death was as a result of an organized crime of which Salman was involved in order to exonerate himself.
Salman Khan Net Worth
Amongst all the controversies of stardom, Salman has always been received as one of the most precious jewels of Bollywood cinema. He has been an inspiration to many new-generation actors in India. Considered to be the sexiest man in India by People’s magazine, Salman’s career has not only given him respect and fame but has made him one of the richest celebrities in Bollywood.
He is one of the highest paid artists of Bollywood and has always an exceptionally fabulous lifestyle, one which is fit for royalty. Apart from acting, he makes cool money from various endeavors such as; hosting gigs, modeling (given his good looks), production. He actually owns two production companies that rake in big bucks. The first production company “SKBH” productions was established in 2011, while the second one “Salman Khan Film (SKF),” was established in 2014.
Salman has shown his keen interest in automobiles with his huge collection of cars and motorbikes. He owns many houses and apartments in India and lives a bachelor life with a net worth of $200 million, as of 2015.
Quick Facts about Salman Khan – Age, Height
Full Name: Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan
Profession: Actor, producer, TV personality
Height: 5ft 8in
Date of Birth: 27 December 1965
Place of Birth: Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
Marital Status: Single
Astrological Sign: Capricorn
Salman Khan Net Worth: $200 million