7 hit movies Salman Khan rejected: Movies rejected by Salman Khan: From DDLJ to Baazigar, we’ve compiled a list of major movies rejected by superstar Salman Khan.
“The loss of one is the gain of the other.” Whoever said this knew exactly what it meant. The saying goes very well for the many films that were initially offered to Salman Khan, but ended up making someone else a bigger star. Here’s a list of 7 major movies that have been rejected by Salman Khan:
Baazigar used to be Shahrukh Khanbreakthrough role that landed him in the competition of Bollywood Stars. But it may surprise you that the role was initially offered to Salman Khan. Apparently, Salman was the director Abbas-Mastan’s first choice, but he turned it down because the anti-hero role was risky. The negative role earned SRK a Filmfare Award for Best Actor!
Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge
Bollywood’s most iconic romantic movie Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge is another movie that Salman turned down for unknown reasons. If he had known DDLJ would last 1000 weeks, he would have thought twice!
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