Salim Khan’s private life has been as dramatic because the scripts he wrote for movies within the 70’s that are actually thought-about cult classics–Sholay, Zanjeer, Mr India and Don. Be it his legendary partnership with Javed Akhtar and its abrupt termination that’s nonetheless matter of a lot dialogue, or his personal marriages with Salma Khan and later Helen. But, regardless of all of the turmoil and strained relationships round him as his sons Salman, Arbaaz and Sohail struggled to cope with new developments, he waded by means of mountains of tabloid gossip. Later, he would stay breezy and effervescent about this section of his life.
His marriages have all the time been a topic of debate. It didn’t go down so effectively when Salim Khan determined to marry Helen in 1981, regardless of already having 4 youngsters. Salman had expressed his anger about this in earlier interviews, as he was very hooked up to his mom, and would ‘hate’ when his father got here dwelling late. However, his mom grew to just accept it and the bitterness light in time. The household was a ‘shut fist’, as Salman mentioned, and Helen discovered her place within the household.
Salman had as soon as remarked, that his father had a ‘good style’ in ladies. In an previous interview with DNA, Salim Khan had laughed about this assertion, however admitted that his son’s view was the common fact. “Anyone who says that he’s not fascinated about good trying ladies is both mendacity or there’s one thing that’s grossly fallacious with him. In my view, ladies are essentially the most lovely and attention-grabbing creations on this world. They should be adored and revered on the similar time,” he mentioned.
Talking extra about his two wives, Salma Khan and Helen, he mentioned, “I’m fortunate that I’ve two wives and that they dwell in concord. By no means thoughts if that occurred a after a number of years later (there have been some preliminary dangerous vibes between Salma and Helen). My wives are handsome and now they’re ageing gracefully.”
He additionally known as falling in love twice, a ‘lovely accident’. Nonetheless, he didn’t advocate it to everybody. “Falling in love twice was a lovely accident that occurred to me. I’ve survived that accident! Although I wouldn’t advocate it as a really perfect way of life. Usually it doesn’t work.”