There is no doubt about the fact that Salman Khan remains the biggest star in B Town. He is an actor and producer along with being a mentor fondly called as Bhai or Bhaijaan for many. He has been ruling the hearts of millions since past two and half decades. Since then he has been expanding his fanbase not just in India but also overseas. He has remained the most bankable star at the moment. On his big day, we wish him when he celebrates his 53rd Birthday. Well, its time now to check some of the interesting facts of his life, have a look at the 5 unknown facts as under:
1). One man multiple hats on his head – He is an actor, producer and mentor for many. He has made a life of many souls who now remain the big stars in Bollywood. He has worked with every lady in B Town. He is a friend of everyone and does not mind giving special appearances as he did in Zero, Om Shanti Om and even the Marathi movie Lai Bhari.
2). Has a bit of paradox – The actor remains in a bit of paradox as well. There is no doubt about the fact that everyone in the industry loves him and at the same time remains a bit controversial too. His number of cases vouch for this fact.
3). He is the Alakozai Pathan – He comes from the Alakozai Pathan tribe hailing from Afghanistan (from his father’s side). His great-grandfather has migrated in the 1800s and was engaged with the Holkars of Indore. From his mother’s side Salman Khan or Sushila Charak he is very much Maharashtrian who has the origin from the Dogra Rajput.
4). Maine Pyar Kiya – The film was his first hit and second in his career. It was dubbed in five different languages with interesting titles. In English, it was named as When Love Calls, in Spanish, it was named as Te Amo, in Tamil it was Kaadhal Oru Kavithai, in Telugu, it was named as Prema Paavuraalu, while in Malayalam the title was Ina Praavukal.
5). Named Prem in 15 movies – We have heard his name as Prem in not less than 15 movies in B Town. It started with Maine Pyar Kiya and continued with films like Andaz Apna Apna, Hum Aapke Hain Koun, Judwaa, Deewana Mastana, Biwi No.1, Sirf Tum, Hum Saath-Saath Hain, Chal Mere Bhai, Kahin Pyaar Na Ho Jaaye, No Entry, Partner, Marigold, Ready, and Prem Ratan Dhan Payo.
5 Bollywood Films that changed its original titles on CBFC’s Objection
The B Town films often face the scissor of CBFC when the makers present them to get the certification. Some films also get a change in the titles as well. The recent example of the Emraan Hashmi movie called Cheat India that is now named Why Cheat India as suggested by the Censor Board. Similarly, there are many more such movies that changed their original titles once the CBFC objected, let’s check the five of these:
1). Padmaavat – The Sanjay Leela Bhansali was amidst the huge controversy when it was released in the screens. Fringe group objected a lot on the queen Padmavati was seen dancing that made the Censor Board ask for a change in its title.
2). Why Cheat India – the original title of the film was Cheat India and when the makers presented before the censor board, they had some reservations on its title. According to the board, the title seems to be misleading and hence they changed it to Why Cheat India from Cheat India.
3). Loveyatri – The film’s title was changed from Loveratri to Loveyarti as one of the complaints was hurled over it that stated that the title is misleading and hurting to the religious sentiments of the Hindu community celebrating the fest of Navratra.
4). Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela: Before the film Padmaavat, Sanjay Leela Bhansali had gone through the pain of changing his original title. His film was earlier titled as Ramleela which was objected by a community about some religious sentiments were hurt.
5). R…Rajkumar – Earlier the film was titled as Rambo Rajkumar but soon it faced some copyright issues. This made the makers change the title to R.. Rajkumar for the film starring Shahid Kapoor.
Besides the above list of films, other many more movies changed their names for various reasons as indicated by the Censor Board. It did hamper the fervour and spirits of the maker, but at the end of the day, they seemed to have settled down with the change. Do you have such list, better share with us!
Birthday Special – 7 Unknown facts about Sidharth Malhotra
Today Sidharth Malhotra is among the hottest actors in B Town. Despite having a raw talent and without a godfather in the film industry, he kept on moving higher over the ladder. Ever since he did his first film Student of the Year in 2012 with Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan, he has remained a consistent performer. Starting modest with My Name is Khan as an assistant director, he has come a long way. In his career of five years, his achievements in the Bollywood are much to discuss. On his big day when he has turned a year older, it would be interesting to check some unknown facts about him, have a look as under:
1). He worked as Assistant Director – The handsome hunk worked as an assistant director to Karan Johar for his film My Name is Khan starring Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol.
2). He is fond of travelling. – He loves to travel a lot, thanks to his father who was in the Merchant Navy and he allowed his son to be with him to travel to different places with him to enjoy a good time.
3). He wants to do a negative role of Batman- Despite being known for his positive roles in B Town films, he wants to do a negative role. Perhaps a role of Batman or playing characters like Shakaal or Mogambo will be a decent choice.
4). Wants to Work with Deepika Padukone – Yes you heard it right, after working with Alia Bhatt, Jacqueline, Katrina Kaif and Parineeti Chopra, now he intends to work with Deepika Padukone. He also wants to work with Shraddha Kapoor.
5). He is a pet lover – He is very much fond of pets. He had his dog called Oscar, and he loves talking about him. However, he now misses it since he is busy at work and Oscar is away. He is also associated with the animal welfare group called PETA.
6). His role model is Shah Rukh Khan – His role model is Shah Rukh Khan and ever since he has worked in My Name Is Khan as an assistant director he has become the fan of King Khan. He said SRK was sweet enough to give him pointers.
7). He was supposed to debut in films with Fashion – Remember the Priyanka Chopra starrer film – Fashion, yes the same film that gave PC the National Award. Well, that was supposed to be debut film for Siddharth Malhotra, however, due to some contract issues, he was unable to do it.
Hrithik Roshan Birthday Special – 7 interesting facts about the actor
The Kaabil actor celebrates his 47th Birthday. It went big as his ex-wife Sussanne too wished her on Instagram in a style making it special for him. If you think you know your actor then you are grossly mistaken. Well, there are many hidden and interesting facts about the Greek God which deserves to be known on his big day. Let’s check the 7 interesting facts about the Krissh actor as under:
First Salary at the age of 6: Yes, the Super 30 actor got his first salary at the age of six when he danced with Jitendra in his movie called Asha in 1980. He got his 100 INR which helped him buy his ten Hot Wheel Cars, as he always loved cars and still passionate about them.
The Nickname: We know him as Hrithik Roshan, but not many would know his nickname. Well, the actor’s name is Duggu, and official name is Hrithik Nagrath.
He is a Dropout: He did his schooling from Bombay Scottish School, while did his graduation from Sydenham College, Mumbai. He got admission in the USA for his master’s program, but he dropped from the college to pursue his dreams of becoming an actor.
He was a Chain Smoker: He was a chain smoker and tried not just once but five times but still failed. However, in 2011, he finally said no to smoking. He also gifted a book called Easy Way To Stop Smoking by a popular author Alan Carr to other smokers in B Town, SRK and Farhan Akhtar. but they failed to give up smoking.
He is a Certified Diver: We saw the actor shivering from diving in the film Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, but in reality, he is a certified diver. In fact, he has gained perfection in it. He did his stunts under water in the said film on his own.
He owns his fashion brand: He is also an entrepreneur and is also been called Asia’s sexiest man. His fashion brand is known as HRX, and he launched it in 2013.
Highest Paid Actor: If you thought Aamir or SRK is among the highest paid actors in B Town think again. It’s Hrithik Roshan. He charges 62 Crores per film, and that makes him the highest earner in B Town.