The actor known for his roles in ‘Guns and Gulaabs,’ Dulquer Salmaan, boasts over a decade of experience in the film industry and has garnered immense respect and acclaim for his craft. Interestingly, before embarking on his cinematic journey, he was a regular 9-to-5 worker and even made his initial appearance in the world of entertainment through a TV commercial when he was just a child.
His latest film is ‘King Of Kotha,’ and it’s worth noting that Dulquer Salmaan has always been determined to carve out his own distinct path in the industry. He has openly stated that his father, the Malayalam superstar Mammootty, never used his influence to “pull strings” for him. Instead, Mammootty encouraged him to find his own way in the competitive film industry.
Salman’s Family Background:
For those unfamiliar, Mammootty, Dulquer’s father, is a legendary figure in Malayalam cinema and also a lawyer by profession. He made his acting debut back in 1971 with the film ‘Anubhavangal Paalichakal’ and has since delivered a string of memorable performances, solidifying his status as a prominent figure in the world of cinema.
Following in his father’s footsteps, Dulquer Salmaan has diligently worked to establish himself as a versatile actor. He’s recognized as one of the highest-paid stars in the South Indian film industry, with an estimated net worth of around Rs 52 crores (approximately 7 million USD).
It’s been reported that Dulquer Salmaan earns a monthly income exceeding INR 40 lakhs, and his film projects typically come with a price tag of INR 1 to 2 crore per movie. Beyond movies, he bolsters his earnings through business ventures, television advertisements, and brand endorsements, commanding INR 50 to 60 lakhs for brand endorsements.
Dulquer Salman assets:
Dulquer resides in a luxurious bungalow in Kadavanthara, Kochi, where he shares his home with his entire family. He’s also made strategic investments in real estate properties across different states in the country.
One of Dulquer’s notable passions is his collection of high-end automobiles. His impressive fleet includes the likes of the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG (valued at INR 2.54 Crore), BMW M3 Convertible (INR 86 Lakhs), BMW X6 (INR 92.03 Lakhs), Mercedes Benz AMG G63 (INR 2.45 Crore), BMW M5 (INR 1.62 Crore), BMW Z4 (INR 78.9 Lakh), and a BMW i8 valued at INR 2.62 Crore. Notably, he also owns a Ferrari 458 Spider, the crown jewel of his collection, with a price tag of INR 4.06 Crore.