Saif Ali Khan: Through The Years


Saif Ali KhanSaif Ali Khan, who is the Chote Nawab of the great Pataudi family and the son of great Indiancricketer, Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi and legendary actress, Sharmila Tagore, has been in Bollywood industry for a long time now and is considered to be one of the best actors in Bollywood. Saif’s initial years in Bollywood were very tough as none of his films were working and his looks were not that good to be considered by any director. He starred in multi-starrer movies which initially bombarded in the box office. But with time and change in looks he even changed his preference in acting and it all began with ‘Dil Chahta Hai’ which was a multi starrer movie but was a big hit. Here are a few movies where he just grew as an actor every moment.

Aashik Aawara:

Though the film could not do that well in the box office but his acting in this movie was recognized and was awarded the Best Male Debut award in the Filmfare Awards. He acted with Sharmila Tagore for the first time in the movie. It was released in the year 1993.

Yeh Dilagi:

Directed by Naresh Malhotra, this Yash Raj Banner movie was a major hit and Saif’s acting in the movie was highly appreciated. It was a multi-starrer movie which also starred Akshay Kumar and Kajol in the lead. Saif’s happiness was short lived as number of disastrous movies geared up after this one.

Kacche Dhaage:
With this movie, he marked his comeback again in the Bollywood industry. Though it was a multi starrer movie, but Saif Ali Khan’s acting in the movie was highly noticeable and he even won the award for the best supporting role in the movie at an award function. He was paired opposite Ajay Devgan and Namrata Shirodkar.

Dil Chahta Hai:
This movie absolutely changed his life as his acting was highly appreciated, which made him win a lot awards. The movie was directed by Farhan Akhtar and the music of the film was given by Shankar, Ehsaan and Loy. The movie did exceptionally wel lin the box office and made Saif discover his real talent.

Kal Ho Na Ho:
This movie did exceptionally well and Saif was called the next big thing in Bollywood. It was supposed to be his last multi starrer movie as he wanted to do some lead roles in other films. The film bagged him the Best Supporting Actor award that year and since then there was no looking back for him.

Hum Tum:
The Yash Raj banner film got him a lot of applause as a lead actor and his acting was even recognized a lot. He was paired opposite Rani Mukherjee, whom he was rumoured to be dating at that time.

Over the years Saif Ali Khan has grown as an actor and has made his way to super stardom after a lot of hard work. He is surely the best among the other Khans in Bollywood. He is currently dating the diva of Bollywood, Kareena Kapoor.


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