The 20th of December marks the celebration of one event and one event
only for BollyCurry - the birthday of the dynamic Sohail Khan!
to successful yesteryear screenwriter Salim Khan and Sushila
Charak Khan, Sohail is the youngest of three sons with Salman Khan and
Arbaaz Khan being his elder brothers. He is married to Seema Sachdev and
they have two sons, Nirvaan and Yohan, while Bollywood actress and
dancer Helen is his stepmother.
Sohail began his career in 1997 with Auzaar as
a director and film producer, which also starred Salman Khan and Sanjay
Kapoor. He continued directing films primarily casting his brothers in
central roles, the most popular and successful being Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya (1998) and Hello Brother (1999). He made his acting debut in Maine Dil Tujhko Diya in 2002, which he also wrote, produced and directed, and continued acting but did not face success until Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya (2005). Sohail also faced his first big production success with Partner (2008) which was followed by the production of Ready (2011). Both films starred Salman in the lead roles.
Currently, Sohail is directing Jai Ho which is scheduled to release on January 24, 2014, and Sher Khan which
is speculated to be India's first 3D adventure drama movie. The film is
yet to beginning shooting phase but has already garnered much news and
To celebrate Sohail's birthday, below are a few songs to his credit:
- "Thoda Sa Pyar" - Maine Dil Tujhko Diya
- "Shehzaade" - Lakeer
- "Bindaas" - Krishna Cottage
- "Just Chill" - Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya
- "Janeman" - Aryan
- "Karle Baby Dance Wance" - Hello
- "Mrs. Khanna" - Main Aurr Mrs Khanna
Here's wishing Sohail Khan a very happy birthday and all the success for the future.
Writer: Shreya S.
Editor: Siona M. and Jenifer Y.
Graphics: Virina R.