Dulquer Salmaan is an Indian actor, singer, and entrepreneur who primarily works within the Malayalam Cinema. He’s identified for enjoying the position of ‘Charlie’ within the Malayalam Movie “Charlie” (2015). He’s the son of the well-known actor and producer, Mammootty.
Dulquer Salmaan was born on Monday, 28 July 1986 (age 33 years; as in 2019) in Kochi, Kerala. His zodiac signal is Leo.
He did his education from Kochi’s Toc-H Public College and Chennai’s Sishya College. He attended Purdue College, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA to pursue Bachelor of Enterprise Administration (BBM). Dulquer had an inclination in direction of directing since his childhood. He used to make quick movies when he was 14-15 years previous. He usually took his father’s digital camera and mess around with it. After finishing his commencement, he labored as a Enterprise Supervisor at a reputed agency within the US. Thereafter, he did an I.T.-related enterprise in Dubai. Dulquer, then, bought enrolled himself within the Barry John Performing Studio in Mumbai to pursue a 3 months appearing course.
Top (approx.): 5’ 9”
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Black
Household, Caste & Spouse
Dulquer Salmaan belongs to a Muslim Household. His father, Muhammad Kutty Paniparambil Ismail aka Mammootty, is a well-liked Indian actor and producer. His mom, Sulfath Kutty, is a homemaker. He has an elder sister, Kutty Surumi.
Dulquer bought married to Amal Sufiya, an architect, in an organized marriage on 22 December 2011. The couple has a daughter, Maryam, who was born on 5 Could 2017.
Dulquer made his appearing debut in 2012 with the Malayalam Movie “Second Present” by which he performed the position of Harilal “Lalu.” The movie earned him a Filmfare Award for Finest Male Debut. Subsequent, he appeared in Ustad Resort as Faizal “Faizy.” After the industrial success of ABCD: American-Born Confused Desi and Neelakasham Pachakadal Chuvanna Bhoomi, Dulquer stepped into the Tamil Movie Trade. He made his Tamil movie debut with the romantic comedy “Vaayai Moodi Pesavum.”
In 2014, he starred within the romantic drama “Bangalore Days,” which ranks among the many highest-grossing Malayalam movies. The next yr, Salmaan appeared in Tamil industrial success “O Kadhal Kanmani.” Subsequently, he performed the title position within the romantic drama “Charlie” and garnered vital acclaims. The movie earned him the Kerala State Movie Award for Finest Actor.
Dulquer made his Bollywood debut in 2018 by starring within the highway movie “Karwan.” He performed the position of Avinash within the movie. In 2019, he featured within the Bollywood movie “The Zoya Issue” reverse Sonam Kapoor.
Aside from being an actor, he’s additionally a singer and has sung varied songs like Johnny Mone Johnny from the Malayalam movie ABCD: American-Born Confused Desi (2013). Dulquer can also be a philanthropist and has been concerned in lots of social service actions. He has acted within the quick movie based mostly on Kerala Motor Car Division’s protected driving marketing campaign. He was additionally part of the Chennai Provides initiative and donated 150 gadgets that included clothes, footwear, books, faculty provides and crockery gadgets.
As well as, Dulquer owns a dental enterprise chain in Chennai and a car-trading net portal. Salmaan is the director of the “Motherhood Hospital” based mostly in Bangalore.
- Asiavision Award for Finest Newcomer for the movie “Second Present” (2012)
- Filmfare Award South for Finest Debut- Male for the movie “Second Present” (2013)
- Asianet Movie Award for Star of the Yr (2014)
- South Indian Worldwide Film Award for Finest Debut (Male) for the movie “Vaayai Moodi Pesavum” (2015)
- Kerala State Movie Award for Finest Actor for the movie “Charlie” (2016)
- Behindwoods Gold Wall of Famers for Finest Performer for the movie “Kali” and “Kammatipaadam” (2017)
- Meals: Biryani
- Vacation Vacation spot: London
- Superheros: Ironman, Batman
- Movies: Manam (2014), Magadheera (2009)
- His hobbies embody singing, watching movies, and travelling.
- He’s keen on bikes and vehicles since his childhood.
- As a child, he was terrified of canines however he began liking them as he grew up. He owns a pet canine, Honey.
- Dulquer revealed in an interview that regardless of being a pupil of enterprise and finance, he selected appearing as a result of he felt that after working in that area, his life had change into monotonous and routine.
- His identify is derived from two warriors. Being a pupil of Islamic historical past, his father was a lot fascinated with the soldiers that he mixed the names of two warriors and saved Dulquer’s identify. Reportedly, his identify has a reference to Alexander, The Nice.
- His family and friends members fondly name him Salu and DQ.
- Dulquer has inked a tattoo on his left forearm.