followed by three moderately successful films in 1991, Patthar Ke Phool, Sanam Bewafa, and Kurbaan.In the same year, Khan co-starred with Sanjay Dutt and Madhuri Dixit in the Romance drama film Saajan.The film was the second biggest hit of the year, and his role of Karan once again put his name among the nominees for the Best Actor award for Filmfare Awards. The former was a comedy directed by David Dhawan where he played a dual role of twins separated at birth and was a commercial success, while the latter, an action thriller was "below average".where Khan played a young man who has to take a child who claims to be his son, under his custody.The eldest son of screenwriter Salim Khan, Khan began his acting career with a supporting role in Biwi Ho To Aisi (1988) and achieved breakthrough with a leading role in his next release—Sooraj Barjatya's romance Maine Pyar Kiya (1989).Khan went on to establish himself in Bollywood in the 1990s with roles in several top-grossing productions, including the romantic drama Hum Aapke Hain Koun..!He breathes fire in sequences that demand uneasiness.But beneath the tough exterior lies a vulnerable person and this facet in particular comes to the fore in the latter reels.
In Telugu as Prema Paavuraalu, it crossed 25 weeks at Visakhapatnam and had a 100-plus day run at six centres in Andhra Pradesh.
Twelve of the films in which Khan has acted in have accumulated nett gross earnings of over Khan's off-screen life is marred by controversy and legal troubles.
His tumultuous relationship with Aishwarya Rai, his hunting of endangered species, and a negligent driving case in which he ran over five people with his car, killing one, have been extensively covered by the Indian media. He has two brothers, Arbaaz Khan and Sohail Khan; and two sisters, Alvira Khan Agnihotri, who is married to actor/director Atul Agnihotri, and an adopted sister Arpita. Stanislaus High School in Bandra, Mumbai, as did his younger brothers Arbaaz and Sohail.
The film broke all the previous records and maintained itself as the highest-grossing Bollywood film throughout history for 7 years.
In 1995 he starred in Rakesh Roshan's Karan Arjun alongside Shah Rukh Khan, Karan Arjun is an upbeat Bollywood musical, with religious overtones and action. The two played brothers who are reincarnated after being killed by family enemies.
Previously, he studied at The Scindia School, Gwalior for a few years along with his younger brother Arbaaz.