Very few of us are aware with the real name of Salman Khan and that is Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan. With so many names like Sallu, Dabangg, Tiger and so on, he is one of his kind and the most adorable and loved Khans of Bollywood. Be it his macho look or his dancing style or his smile you will alwayslove something particular about this Khan. With his entire share of ups and down he still managed to conquer and capture the hearts of people with few of his electrifying roles and down to earth fascination in the film industry and amongst them the most amazingcharacters are listed below.
8. Ek Tha Tiger (2012)
He was paired with Katrina Kaif and played an Indian spy in the movie. A scintillating chemistry with Katrina earned lot of positive reaction for the movie. The movie gained strong box office collections. Both Salman and Katrina had action packed performances which once again proved Salman as a wholesome entertainer.
7. Dabangg (2010)
He became a starovernight with the corrupt policeman name Chulbul Pandey. It is a package of romance, anger and humour and gave him a milestone commercial success which he was waiting since long. It was declared all-time greatest blockbusters in the second week and made 215 crore worldwide. People didn’t go to watch the story line but went to see their beloved Sallu Bhai in the movie.
6. Tere Naam (2003)
No one expected Salman Khan to deliver such sensitive role with an ease on screen. Although it was a tragic movie but it sure gave his acting skill a new name and recognition. With the role played as Radhey Mohan he positioned himself as an emotional character apart from the lover boy performances over the past.
5. Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (1999)
He played the role of Sameer which was a powerhouse of several emotions. With Salman Khan as one of the best stand out performance and Aishwarya Rai as the leading lady they both shared an exceptionally great chemistry onscreen which will be enjoyed by the audiences always.
4. Judwaa (1997)
Here Salman portrayed double role one with decent Prem and other with Tapori Raja. This movie started the collaboration of David Dhawan with Salman Khan and later created history with some outstanding movie performances. He depicted the roles with calmness and was at his best in the movie.
3. Andaz Apna Apna (1994)
Although Salman Khan shared the screen with Amir Khan but the two delivered one of the best performances of their respective careers. The character Prem again shone the screen with all the iconic dialogues. It is also said that the film makers and actors were sceptical about the movie but later it turned out to be the best of the best movie of all time.
2. Hum Apke Hain Kaun (1994)
He extended the role of a lover boy Prem once again in the movie. With Madhuri Dixit as a female protagonist they created a remarkable chemistry on screen. The film won 5 Filmfare Awards and 1 National Award along with being the biggest Hindi movie hit ever in the industry.
1. Maine Pyaar Kiya (1989)
Salman Khan’s first performance as a hero and won him the name Prem. His sweet, innocent and romantic acting was loved and appreciated at the same time. It is India’s one of the highest grossing films and was later dubbed in Spanish. This was the rare experiment done with a bollywood movie.