Actor Jackie Shroff has recalled that he met Salman Khan when he was a ‘kid’, says he didn’t know the actor would become such a big superstar one day


Entertainer Jackie Shroff has recalled that he, and actor Sanjay Dutt, met Salman Khan when he was a ‘kid’. He likewise said that Salman got jobs after Jackie showed his photos to a director.

Salman Khan and Jackie Shroff
Salman Khan and Jackie Shroff

Jackie Shroff and Salman Khan worked together in a few films including Bharat (2019), Veer (2010), Kyon Ki (2005), Kahin Pyaar Na Ho Jaaye (2000), and Bandhan (1998). The entertainers likewise cooperated as of late in the activity thrill ride Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai, which was delivered recently.

In an interview, Jackie said, “When I was modelling, Salman was just 17-years-old and he was getting to know the world of showbiz at that time since his father is one of the finest writers we have had. Me and Sanjay baba used to see this kid and how he used to style and slowly, he also started modeling.”

Salman Khan and Jackie Shroff
Salman Khan and Jackie Shroff

He additionally added,  Jackie added that he saw Salman’s photos while working with his writer father Salim Khan, and proceeded to show them to his director. From there on Salman began getting jobs. The senior actor added how he saw entertainer characteristics in Salman and how he used to recite dialogues as an assistant director. Jackie additionally proceeded to say that he didn’t know around then that Salman would turn out to be a major hotshot one day.

Recently, Jackie talked about his relationship with Salman to the main day by day, “When he was an AD, I used to show his photographs to the producers I was working with. Finally, KC Bokadia’s brother-in-law gave him a break in Bollywood. It was Maine Pyar Kiya (1989) that reached him to stardom, but I feel that I was instrumental in him getting a break in the industry.”Jackie Shroff

On the Workfront

Jackie Shroff’s most recent delivery was The Interview: Night of 26/11, in which he tried the job of a conflict reporter. He ends up changing tracks from genuine news-casting to an exciting one whenever he gets an opportunity to meet the main Bollywood entertainer, played by Anjum Nayar. The film is the Hindi redo of the Dutch film, The Interview.

Salman will next be seen in Maneesh Sharma’s ‘Tiger 3’ co-starring Katrina Kaif and Emraan Hashmi in lead roles. The actors are currently in Turkey shooting for the same. Apart from this, he has his kitty full with films like, ‘Kick 2’ with Jacqueline Fernandez, and ‘Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali’ with Pooja Hegde.