With the invention of social media sites, it has become really convenient for Bollywood celebs to interact with their beloved fans who are keen to know about them. Everyone loves to share updates about their lives along with throwback snaps. To give a flashback, a Bollywood celeb has shared throwback photo on Instagram with his fellow B-Town partner. We Bet You Won’t Be Able To Recognize These Bollywood Celebs. These two stars have lived an amazing Bollywood journey and have gifted the industry a bunch of best movies of all the time. Still can’t guess?? Well, they both are well know scriptwriters and have written scripts for 24 movies including box office hit Sholay, Zanjeer, Deewaar & Mr. India. Yah we are talking about Farhan Akhtar and Salim Khan Who Took The Industry By Storm.
Bollywood actor Farhan Akhtar recently shared a snap with Salim Khan on Instagram
This snap reminds the golden days Farhan & Salim used to work together. Farhan shared the snap with caption, “They took the film industry by storm all those years ago.. their work still resonates in contemporary film makers & writers works .. love this picture of them.. #destinedforsuccess #SalimJaved fan for life.”
Though the duo was separated but when asked they would reunite in future, Javed said, “You never know there are possibilities. Have some patience.” However, the duo was reunited in the year 2013 for unveiling Sholay 3D’s trailer.
Journey of Javed Akhtar and Salim Khan
Javed Akhtar is a well-know mainstream writer & lyricist whose most of the successful projects was marked with Salim Khan as Salim-Javed between 1971 -1982. This famed poet, lyricist and screenwriter has received various prestigious awards like the Padma Shri (1999), the Sahitya Akademi Award, Padma Bhushan (2007), and five National Film Awards. Javed Akhtar’s real name was Jadoo, extracted from a line in a poem which was written by his father Jan Nisar Akhtar, “Lamha, lamha kisi jadoo ka fasana hoga”. He was official named Javed as it was closest to the word jadoo.
Salim Khan is well recognized for being one half of the prolific screenwriting duo of Salim-Javed. This veteran Indian actor and screenwriter is the father of Bollywood superstars Salman Khan, Sohail Khan and Arbaaz Khan. Salim Khan is married to two ladies, Sushila Charak and to actress Helen. Salim Khan stepped into Bollywood industry when he was hired by director K. Amarnath as an actor for Rs.400 a month. This good-looking man has acted in various movies as supporting actor, for seven years. He has appeared in 14 films including Teesri Manzil (1966), Sarhaadi Lootera (1966) and Diwaana (1967), in side roles till 1970. He did not achieve fame till 1971.
Salim – Javed
Rajesh Khanna was the man behind Salim-Javed success as he gave them their first chance to work together as screenplay writers. He offered them to give their contribution in the Bollywood most loved movie “Haathi Mere Saathi”. From then the duo got abundant fame as screenwriters and produced. Their popular hit movies are Andaz, followed by Adhikar (1971), Haathi Mere Saathi and Seeta Aur Geeta (1972), Yaadon Ki Baaraat (1973), Zanjeer (1973), Haath Ki Safai (1974), Deewaar (1975), Sholay (1975), Chacha Bhatija (1977), Don (1978), Trishul (1978), Dostana (1980), Kranti (1981), Zamana (1985) and Mr. India (1987). Though they split in 1982 but their great work in Bollywood industry is unforgettable.
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