As is the Bollywood tradition, Salman Khan comes out with his new release Sultan for Eid this week. Here’s a look at 10 other films that the Hindi film industry gave us for the festival which, needless to say, the 50-year-old actor has come to dominate over the years.
Sultan is a 2016 Indian sports-drama film directed by Ali Abbas Zafar. Produced by Aditya Chopra under Yash Raj Films banner, the film stars Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma in pivotal roles and centers around Sultan Ali Khan (Salman Khan), a wrestler who has problems in his professional and personal life.
1. Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015):
Last year, Salman Khan played a Hanuman devotee who takes a mute Pakistani child back to her parents in the blockbuster drama directed by Kabir Khan. The film, also co-produced by the actor, featured Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Kareena Kapoor Khan and child actor Harshaali Malhotra and made more than 320 crore in India alone.
2. Kick (2014):
Long-time producer Sajid Nadiadwala made his directorial debut with the action film starring Salman Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez, Randeep Hooda and Nawazuddin Siddiqui. Khan reprised his Robinhood character in the film that earned about 232 crore at the box office.
3. Chennai Express (2013):
Actors Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone had a chance to take over the grand festive season for once with the Rohit Shetty-directed comedy. The film made about 227 crore in box office collections.