Arbaaz Khan is an Indian actor, producer, director and popularly known as the brother of Salman Khan. He is one of the recipient of the National Film Award in 2011 for his film Dabangg, a tribute to his production of entertainment content in the industry. He is also good at playing negative roles, where he has earned Jai Chiranjeev in Telugu languages and the Filmfare Award for Best Villain in Darrar. In 2010 Arbaaz Khan made good progress in the film Dabangg, increasing his popularity as a brother of Bhai and it is one of the highest grossing films of Bollywood till date.
- Known as Indian actor and producer
- Date of Birth: 4 August 1967
- Parents: Salim Khan and Salma Khan
- Nationality: Indian
- Film Debut: Darrar
- Spouse: Malaika Arora [1998-2017 div.]
- Net worth: 10 million dollars
Family and personal life:
Arbaaz Khan was born on 4 August 1967 in Pune Maharashtra, India, to a successful background where his father Salim Khan is an Indian actor, screenwriter and mother Salma Khan, but his stepmother Helen is a 90s dancer. Arbaaz is the middle or second son in his family, he did his schooling from Scindia School in Gwalior. The Khan family consists of three brothers and two sisters, where one sister became a fashion designer and the other adopted – Arpita Khan. Arbaaz married Malaika Arora in 1998, officially announced their separation in 2017 after 19 years of marriage and in 2002 they both have a son, Arhaan.
How did he start his career and later turn into a producer?
Arbaaz Khan made his first major role as a villain in the 1996 film Dara, as a psychotic wife and bagged the title as the best villain for that film. As Arbaaz has not progressed well in solo work and starts pairing up with his brother, Salman Khan later stepped in as a supporting actor in several films like Halchul, Bhagam Bhag and Malamal; Which was also successful at the box office. In 2010, being inauspicious as an actor, made a cameo appearance and came with Arbaaz Khan, which produced the Dabangg film, which was a blockbuster hit at the box office.
Arbaaz made his directorial debut in Dabangg 2 in 2012, also appeared in a role in the web series- Poison in 2019 and hosted a reality show- Power Couple in 2015 with his ex-wife Malaika Arora and made an episode. Currently, Arbaaz is not open to any project and will appear as a guest role in the upcoming thriller film Sridevi Bangle as a biography of Sridevi.