New Delhi, Sep 2, News24 Bureau: See the dramatic rise and fall and then rise dramatic journey of Salman Khan which began with Rs 75 and reached Rs 3000 crore. salman Khan had a real uphill task before reaching the position where he is at present. He has really slogged it out. And the man who distrusted him the most was his father, the veteran writer Salim. Salim Khan did not see any star material in his son. He told Salman Khan to assist film director Shashi Nair who gave him Rs 75 per month. And today his films are doing a business of Rs 300 crore.
There was a time when Salim Khan told his friend and the famous producer G P Sippy to spin a story in any Bollywood trade magazine that he has signed his son Salman Khan. Some producers approached him only when this story appeared in a Bollywood trade magazine.
With Maine Pyar Kiya he made an impact in the industry and his father took notice. but then the going was not that smooth. After a small stint of not-so-successful fils, he again hit the jackpot. His affair with Aishwarya Rai and then the breakup affect his career. but he bounced back with Wanted. And today he is the Sultan of Box office.