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Salman Khan - a profile

<p>Bollywood actor Salman Khan arrives at a news conference, to talk about his new film "Ready" which is being shot in Sri Lanka, in Colombo June 30, 2010. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte</p>

Bollywood actor Salman Khan arrives at a news conference, to talk about his new film "Ready" which is being shot in Sri Lanka, in Colombo June 30, 2010. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Bollywood actor Salman Khan arrives at a news conference, to talk about his new film "Ready" which is being shot in Sri Lanka, in Colombo June 30, 2010. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

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<p>Bollywood actor Salman Khan lights an oil lamp as he arrives at Taj Hotel in Colombo June 23, 2010. Khan is in Colombo to film his latest movie "Ready". REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte </p>

Bollywood actor Salman Khan lights an oil lamp as he arrives at Taj Hotel in Colombo June 23, 2010. Khan is in Colombo to film his latest movie "Ready". REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Bollywood actor Salman Khan lights an oil lamp as he arrives at Taj Hotel in Colombo June 23, 2010. Khan is in Colombo to film his latest movie "Ready". REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

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<p>Bollywood actor Salman Khan (R) reacts on the green carpet for the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards in Colombo June 5, 2010.  REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte </p>

Bollywood actor Salman Khan (R) reacts on the green carpet for the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards in Colombo June 5, 2010. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

Bollywood actor Salman Khan (R) reacts on the green carpet for the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards in Colombo June 5, 2010. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

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<p>Bollywood actor Salman Khan smiles during a promotional event of his movie "Veer" at a mall in Mumbai January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Manav Manglani</p>

Bollywood actor Salman Khan smiles during a promotional event of his movie "Veer" at a mall in Mumbai January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

Bollywood actor Salman Khan smiles during a promotional event of his movie "Veer" at a mall in Mumbai January 22, 2010. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

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<p>Bollywood actor Salman Khan attends a promotional event for his movie "Main aurr Mrs Khanna" in Mumbai October 16, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani </p>

Bollywood actor Salman Khan attends a promotional event for his movie "Main aurr Mrs Khanna" in Mumbai October 16, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

Bollywood actor Salman Khan attends a promotional event for his movie "Main aurr Mrs Khanna" in Mumbai October 16, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

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<p>Bollywood actor Salman Khan walks the runway during a fashion show for the "Being Human" foundation, a non-governmental organisation (NGO) run by Khan, on the second day of India Couture Week in Mumbai October 13, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe</p>

Bollywood actor Salman Khan walks the runway during a fashion show for the "Being Human" foundation, a non-governmental organisation (NGO) run by Khan, on the second day of India Couture Week in Mumbai October 13, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

Bollywood actor Salman Khan walks the runway during a fashion show for the "Being Human" foundation, a non-governmental organisation (NGO) run by Khan, on the second day of India Couture Week in Mumbai October 13, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

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<p>Bollywood actor Salman Khan attends an election campaign rally for a Congress party candidate Baba Siddique, ahead of the Maharashtra state elections, in Mumbai October 8, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe </p>

Bollywood actor Salman Khan attends an election campaign rally for a Congress party candidate Baba Siddique, ahead of the Maharashtra state elections, in Mumbai October 8, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

Bollywood actor Salman Khan attends an election campaign rally for a Congress party candidate Baba Siddique, ahead of the Maharashtra state elections, in Mumbai October 8, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

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<p>Bollywood actors Salman Khan (L) and Lara Dutta walk the ramp during a fashion show organised by the Italian fashion brand 'Guru' during its India launch ceremony at a hotel in Mumbai September 25, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani </p>

Bollywood actors Salman Khan (L) and Lara Dutta walk the ramp during a fashion show organised by the Italian fashion brand 'Guru' during its India launch ceremony at a hotel in Mumbai September 25, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

Bollywood actors Salman Khan (L) and Lara Dutta walk the ramp during a fashion show organised by the Italian fashion brand 'Guru' during its India launch ceremony at a hotel in Mumbai September 25, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

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<p>Bollywood actor Salman Khan (C) poses for a picture with children during celebrations to mark International Rose Day in Mumbai September 19, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani </p>

Bollywood actor Salman Khan (C) poses for a picture with children during celebrations to mark International Rose Day in Mumbai September 19, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

Bollywood actor Salman Khan (C) poses for a picture with children during celebrations to mark International Rose Day in Mumbai September 19, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

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<p>Bollywood actor Salman Khan poses during a promotional event for his upcoming movie "Wanted" in Mumbai September 16, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani </p>

Bollywood actor Salman Khan poses during a promotional event for his upcoming movie "Wanted" in Mumbai September 16, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

Bollywood actor Salman Khan poses during a promotional event for his upcoming movie "Wanted" in Mumbai September 16, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

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<p>Bollywood star Salman Khan (C) interacts with children during the World Lymphoma Awareness Day function at the Tata memorial hospital in Mumbai September 15, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe</p>

Bollywood star Salman Khan (C) interacts with children during the World Lymphoma Awareness Day function at the Tata memorial hospital in Mumbai September 15, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

Bollywood star Salman Khan (C) interacts with children during the World Lymphoma Awareness Day function at the Tata memorial hospital in Mumbai September 15, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

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<p>Bollywood star Salman Khan holds a microphone for young inmates of a government-run juvenile remand home during an event in Mumbai September 15, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta </p>

Bollywood star Salman Khan holds a microphone for young inmates of a government-run juvenile remand home during an event in Mumbai September 15, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta

Bollywood star Salman Khan holds a microphone for young inmates of a government-run juvenile remand home during an event in Mumbai September 15, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta

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<p>Bollywood actors Kareena Kapoor (L) and Salman Khan pose for a photo during the music launch ceremony of their forthcoming movie "Main Aur Mrs. Khanna"  in Mumbai September 8, 2009.  REUTERS/Manav Manglani </p>

Bollywood actors Kareena Kapoor (L) and Salman Khan pose for a photo during the music launch ceremony of their forthcoming movie "Main Aur Mrs. Khanna" in Mumbai September 8, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

Bollywood actors Kareena Kapoor (L) and Salman Khan pose for a photo during the music launch ceremony of their forthcoming movie "Main Aur Mrs. Khanna" in Mumbai September 8, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

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<p>Bollywood actor Salman Khan plays during a celebrity soccer match to celebrate India's Independence Day in Mumbai August 15, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani </p>

Bollywood actor Salman Khan plays during a celebrity soccer match to celebrate India's Independence Day in Mumbai August 15, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

Bollywood actor Salman Khan plays during a celebrity soccer match to celebrate India's Independence Day in Mumbai August 15, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

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<p>Bollywood actors Dino Morea (R) and Salman Khan smile during a celebrity soccer match to celebrate India's Independence Day in Mumbai August 15, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani </p>

Bollywood actors Dino Morea (R) and Salman Khan smile during a celebrity soccer match to celebrate India's Independence Day in Mumbai August 15, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

Bollywood actors Dino Morea (R) and Salman Khan smile during a celebrity soccer match to celebrate India's Independence Day in Mumbai August 15, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

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<p>Bollywood actor Salman Khan lights a lamp to inaugurate an art exhibition as his mother Salma Khan watches in Mumbai July 31, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani</p>

Bollywood actor Salman Khan lights a lamp to inaugurate an art exhibition as his mother Salma Khan watches in Mumbai July 31, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

Bollywood actor Salman Khan lights a lamp to inaugurate an art exhibition as his mother Salma Khan watches in Mumbai July 31, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

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<p>Bollywood actor Salman Khan arrives at the launch of the second season of TV quiz show Dus Ka Dum in Mumbai May 21, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani </p>

Bollywood actor Salman Khan arrives at the launch of the second season of TV quiz show Dus Ka Dum in Mumbai May 21, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

Bollywood actor Salman Khan arrives at the launch of the second season of TV quiz show Dus Ka Dum in Mumbai May 21, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

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<p>Bollywood actor Salman Khan stands during the shooting of a movie titled "Veer" inside the Meharangarh Fort at the historic town of Jodhpur in Rajasthan March 16, 2009. REUTERS/Sunil Verma </p>

Bollywood actor Salman Khan stands during the shooting of a movie titled "Veer" inside the Meharangarh Fort at the historic town of Jodhpur in Rajasthan March 16, 2009. REUTERS/Sunil Verma

Bollywood actor Salman Khan stands during the shooting of a movie titled "Veer" inside the Meharangarh Fort at the historic town of Jodhpur in Rajasthan March 16, 2009. REUTERS/Sunil Verma

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<p>Bollywood actor Salman Khan performs at the Rajiv Gandhi annual awards ceremony in Mumbai August 17, 2008. REUTERS/Manav Manglani</p>

Bollywood actor Salman Khan performs at the Rajiv Gandhi annual awards ceremony in Mumbai August 17, 2008. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

Bollywood actor Salman Khan performs at the Rajiv Gandhi annual awards ceremony in Mumbai August 17, 2008. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

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<p>Bollywood actor Salman Khan poses at a party held by Sony Entertainment Television India to showcase his forthcoming show "10 Ka Dum"  in Mumbai June 2, 2008. REUTERS/Manav Manglani</p>

Bollywood actor Salman Khan poses at a party held by Sony Entertainment Television India to showcase his forthcoming show "10 Ka Dum" in Mumbai June 2, 2008. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

Bollywood actor Salman Khan poses at a party held by Sony Entertainment Television India to showcase his forthcoming show "10 Ka Dum" in Mumbai June 2, 2008. REUTERS/Manav Manglani

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<p>Bollywood actor Salman Khan is surrounded by police personnel as he walks out of a jail in Jodhpur, in  Rajasthan, August 31, 2007.  REUTERS/Stringer </p>

Bollywood actor Salman Khan is surrounded by police personnel as he walks out of a jail in Jodhpur, in Rajasthan, August 31, 2007. REUTERS/Stringer

Bollywood actor Salman Khan is surrounded by police personnel as he walks out of a jail in Jodhpur, in Rajasthan, August 31, 2007. REUTERS/Stringer

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<p>Bollywood actor Salman Khan is surrounded by police personnel on his way to the court in Jodhpur, in Rajasthan August 25, 2007. REUTERS/Stringer </p>

Bollywood actor Salman Khan is surrounded by police personnel on his way to the court in Jodhpur, in Rajasthan August 25, 2007. REUTERS/Stringer

Bollywood actor Salman Khan is surrounded by police personnel on his way to the court in Jodhpur, in Rajasthan August 25, 2007. REUTERS/Stringer

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<p>Bollywood star Salman Khan sits in his car as he leaves after appearing in court in Bombay May 26, 2005. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe</p>

Bollywood star Salman Khan sits in his car as he leaves after appearing in court in Bombay May 26, 2005. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

Bollywood star Salman Khan sits in his car as he leaves after appearing in court in Bombay May 26, 2005. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe

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