Salman Khan, one of the many names that Bollywood can never forget! Be it hits or flops, the actor’s fans never skip his single movie or show. Surprisingly, the different looks and hairstyles of Salman are followed by his fans, even long after his movies. He is truly a trendsetter. Also, his sincerity towards work cannot be ignored.
Keep reading, to find the different things Salman Khan said or did, that make him totally awesome.
#1. Launched different stars
Salman Khan has launched a lot of stars in Bollywood, and also gave some of them an opportunity to prove their talent. He has not only helped the upcoming actors, but has also helped the musicians, singers, directors and producers to make it big in Bollywood. A few of these names include Sonakshi Sinha, Daisy Shah, Himesh Reshammiya, Sajid-Wajid, Sooraj Pancholi, Athiya Shetty, Pulkit Samrat, and Sanjay Leela Bhansali.
#2. Helped the stars of Bollywood
Salman Khan is known to help almost all the stars of Bollywood, whenever they are in need. Stars like Sushmita Sen, Dia Mirza, Preity Zinta, Sanjay Dutt, and many other celebs count on Salman Khan, whenever they need help. The actor played a role for free in the movie Saawan for Saawan Kumar Tak. A few years back, Govinda was struggling to make a comeback in Bollywood, and wanted a much-needed break in the industry. He got it after the release of the movie Partner. His co-star was Salman Khan, and the movie was a huge hit. We also cannot ignore his supporting role in the blockbuster, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, which no one else in the industry was willing to do, the actor did it for his friend, Karan Johar.
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#3. Helping the poor
Salman Khan started his own foundation, Being Human, for the kids and the poor people. He provides bicycles to the poor kids, blankets to people sleeping on the streets, and money to the needy. The kids of his foundation enjoy life, all thanks to the superstar. The actor knew that the kids will not be able to go and watch his movie Partner, so he arranged a special screening of the movie for the kids, and also gifted them with a special gift after the screening. While helping the poor and the needy, or donating money to different foundations, the actor avoids involving the media, and prefers doing charity privately.
Be it the iconic hairstyle in his movie Tere Naam, a new way to keep sunglasses in Dabangg, or the walking style or the dance moves in Ready, Salman Khan’s style is followed by most of his fans. He was the one who started the trend of removing his shirt on-screen, and flaunting abs. Some actors have tried to follow this trend to make their movies a hit. We also cannot forget the famous and simple dance steps of the songs, O O Jaane Jaana and Dhinka Chika, which are still followed by his fans.
#5. Screen presence
When Salman comes on-screen, one cannot actually really resist watching him. His presence on the silver screen is just mesmerising. Surprisingly, even when Salman does a special appearance in the movies, the audience gazes at him and the theatre is thundering with the sound of claps and whistles.
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Salman Khan is truly a star, and all the small things that he says or does make him totally awesome. This is also one of the reasons why Salman’s fan-list grows with each passing day.