Starred in more than 80 Hindi films, Salman, the son of actor and screenwriter Salim Khan debuted in Bollywood with Biwi Ho To Aisi in a supporting role following a lead in Maine Pyar Kiya which bagged him the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut. Among his films, the commercially successful ones remain Saajan, Hum Aapke Hain Koun, Karan Arjun , Judwaa , Pyar Kiya To Darna Kya, Biwi No.1 and Hum Saath Saath Hain.
The rollercoaster of his career saw its low during Main Aurr Mrs Khanna, London Dreams and Veer, which, nevertheless was backed up with Dabangg, Ready, Ek Tha Tiger and Dabangg 2.
Sallu's small screen appearances are, hosting Dus Ka Dum and Bigg Boss 4, 5, 6 and 7. Hero Honda, Thumbs Up, Relaxo Hawai and Mountain Dew are few among his brand endorsements. The hunky is also the brand ambassador of Yatra.com and Wheel as well the face of History Channel and Ranbaxy's Revital.
Apart from acting Salman had equally dedicated his life to philanthropy. Though he's not much of a fashion expert, Salman launched his brand Being Human whose sales go to the underprivileged.
In 2011, Sallu also launched his own production company, SKBH Productions (Salman Khan Being Human Productions). Chillar Party, a children entertainer, being the first under its banner went on to win 3 National Awards, for Best Children's film.
While we have homeless and needy rotting on the streets, Khan ironically paid 4 million to release 400 prisoners of Uttar Pradesh who had completed their term but were unable to pay legal fines.
Salman comes from a half-Muslim and half-Hindu and happens to commemorate festivals of both the communities. He was arrested off late for rash driving, killing one and injuring three in the mishap.
The Dabangg Khan confessed suffering from trigeminal neuralgia from the past seven years, a facial nerve disorder aka the suicide disease that has also affected his vocals.
The ship of Sallu's relationships with Sangeeta Bijlani and Somy Ali never really sailed far. However prominent among all his 'gurrrrls' remain Ash and Kat. The fact that the singleton even got Ash and Kat's duplicate in the industry proves Sallu's affinity towards the two.
1) Aishwarya Rai
Ash and Sallu were a popular thing in the past however after being abused, harassed and tortured the most beautiful women left Sallu Bhai and got her ticket out of the relationship after marrying Jr. Bachchan. When Khan was not able to cope up with the break-up Ash's parents lodged a complaint, while Vivek too come at her rescue during the shoot of Kyun! Ho Gaya Na...
A fake tape of Salman forcing Ash to appear to social events with him was also circulated.
2) Katrina Kaif
We all know it was the blessings of Sallu and his mentorship that paved Katrina's path in Btown, however the duo lost their connection due to Salman's constant violence and possessiveness and Kat ditched him for heart-throb Ranbir.
Romanian beauty Lulia Vantur is rumored to be Salman Khan's current flame. Khan exhausted being alone has also hinted at a possible marriage in an event. Let's hope this affair makes it to the altar.
2004- Ranked 7th in the 'Best looking man of the world' poll by People Magazine, USA.
2010 People Magazine, India- declared the Sexiest Man Alive.
2011, 2012 and 2013- declared Times of India's Most Desirable Man of #2, #1 and #3
August 2013-declared as India's Most Searched Celebrity Online.