Articles about Dulquer Salmaan

Born on July 28, 1986, Indian film actor, playback singer, and film producer, Dulquer Salmaan is best known for his performance in Malayalam films. A graduate from Purdue University, he is the second son of Malayalam film actor and producer Muhammad Kutty Panaparambil Ismail, aka Mammootty. Salmaan began his acting career with Srinath Rajendran’s ‘Second Show’ (2012) and earned the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut for the movie. Following this, he appeared in the critically acclaimed ‘Ustad Hotel’ (2012). He gained popularity with Martin Prakkat’s 2013 comedy ‘ABCD: American-Born Confused Drama’ (2013). He made his Hindi film debut with the 2018 movie ‘Karwaan’ alongside actors Irrfan Khan and Mithila Palkar. As of 2021, he has appeared in more than 20 movies. Some of his notable performances include that in ‘Neelakasham Panchakadal Chuvanna Bhoomi’ (2013), ‘Vaayai Moodi Pesavum’ (2014), ‘Bangalore Days’ (2014), ‘O Kadhal Kanmani’ (2015), and ‘Charlie’ (2015). In 2020, he launched his production company Wayfarer films. His first project as a producer was ‘Varane Avashyamund.’ He is the recipient of two Filmfare Awards South and one South Indian International Movie Award.

'Click Shankar': 5 actors who can lead Balaji Mohan's thriller

04 May 2022

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'Click Shankar': 5 actors who can lead Balaji Mohan's thriller

South Indian filmmaker Balaji Mohan is set to make his Bollywood debut with a thriller titled Click Shankar.

'Puzhu' to 'Naradan': 5 South-Indian films heading for OTT premiere

30 Mar 2022

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'Puzhu' to 'Naradan': 5 South-Indian films heading for OTT premiere

Several top films from South Indian Cinema are getting released across various digital platforms over the next few days.

'Guns & Gulaabs': First looks of Rajkummar, Dulquer, Adarsh out!

22 Mar 2022

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'Guns & Gulaabs': First looks of Rajkummar, Dulquer, Adarsh out!

In February, we learned Rajkummar Rao, Dulquer Salmaan, and Adarsh Gourav are collaborating for a Netflix series titled Guns & Gulaabs.

Dulquer Salmaan's 'Salute' review: A unique take on investigative thriller

19 Mar 2022

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Dulquer Salmaan's 'Salute' review: A unique take on investigative thriller

Salute is Malayalam cinema's latest offering featuring the flamboyant star Dulquer Salmaan in the lead.

Why Kerala theater owners decided to ban Dulquer Salmaan's films?

16 Mar 2022

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Why Kerala theater owners decided to ban Dulquer Salmaan's films?

Dulquer Salmaan's call to take his upcoming film, Salute, to OTT by bypassing the theater route has left cinema hall owners mightily angry.

Top 5 films/series releasing across OTT platforms on Holi

14 Mar 2022

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Top 5 films/series releasing across OTT platforms on Holi

This year, people will celebrate Holi with full glory after two years of lull.

'Hey! Sinamika': 5 takeaways from Aditi Rao Hydari-Dulquer Salmaan's film

04 Mar 2022

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'Hey! Sinamika': 5 takeaways from Aditi Rao Hydari-Dulquer Salmaan's film

Dulquer Salmaan, who considers himself to be a "visiting actor" in Tamil cinema, marks his comeback there after two years with Hey! Sinamika.

'Naaradan' to 'Salute': 5 most-awaited Malayalam films releasing this year

02 Mar 2022

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'Naaradan' to 'Salute': 5 most-awaited Malayalam films releasing this year

Malayalam cinema is known for its story-driven realistic plots and cinematography.

'Hey Sinamika' trailer: Dulquer Salmaan's film looks like fun-filled romcom

17 Feb 2022

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'Hey Sinamika' trailer: Dulquer Salmaan's film looks like fun-filled romcom

The trailer of the upcoming Tamil film Hey Sinamika, starring Dulquer Salmaan, Kajal Aggarwal, and Aditi Rao Hydari in the lead, was unveiled on Wednesday.

#PlaylistAlert: 5 recently-released South Indian romantic songs that are chartbusters

14 Feb 2022

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#PlaylistAlert: 5 recently-released South Indian romantic songs that are chartbusters

Valentine's Day is almost over, but listening to romantic songs does not really need any particular day or time.

#PlaylistAlert: Top 5 South songs released in last two weeks

25 Jan 2022

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#PlaylistAlert: Top 5 South songs released in last two weeks

Had the COVID-19 pandemic not played a spoilsport again, the South Indian entertainment industry would have seen the release of many big-budget films such as RRR, Radhe Shyam, and Valimai, this month.

'Salute' postponed; 'bound to show social responsibility,' says Dulquer Salmaan

11 Jan 2022

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'Salute' postponed; 'bound to show social responsibility,' says Dulquer Salmaan

Salute now joins the league of films like Radhe Shyam, RRR, and Valimai.

Dulquer Salmaan's 'Salute' selected for Rotterdam's 51st International Film Festival

08 Jan 2022

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Dulquer Salmaan's 'Salute' selected for Rotterdam's 51st International Film Festival

In some exciting news, the upcoming Mollywood film Salute, with Dulquer Salmaan in the lead, has been selected for the 51st International Film Festival Rotterdam.

5 onscreen collaborations between South stars we'd love to see

22 Dec 2021

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5 onscreen collaborations between South stars we'd love to see

South Indian Cinema is divided into Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, and Kannada film industries.

Dulquer Salmaan's 'Hey Sinamika' gets release date, his first look

21 Dec 2021

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Dulquer Salmaan's 'Hey Sinamika' gets release date, his first look

We finally know how Dulquer Salmaan would look in Hey Sinamika and when will we be able to see him in that movie.

Is 'Alexander' name of 'Kurup' sequel? Report says no

17 Dec 2021

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Is 'Alexander' name of 'Kurup' sequel? Report says no

Ever since Dulquer Salmaan dropped a video on YouTube titled The Rise Of Alexander, rumors have been rife that it's something related to the Kurup sequel.

'Kurup' review: Dulquer Salmaan slays effortlessly in the gangster flick

12 Nov 2021

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'Kurup' review: Dulquer Salmaan slays effortlessly in the gangster flick

Dulquer Salmaan's most awaited film Kurup finally hit the big screens today.

#NewsBytesReview: 'Dingiri Dingale' from 'Kurup' is a refreshing, retro track

08 Nov 2021

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#NewsBytesReview: 'Dingiri Dingale' from 'Kurup' is a refreshing, retro track

Makers of Dulquer Salmaan's upcoming flick, Kurup, have dropped the second song from the movie.

Burj Khalifa to play trailer of 'Kurup' on November 10

06 Nov 2021

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Burj Khalifa to play trailer of 'Kurup' on November 10

A couple of days back, it was revealed by the makers of Kurup that the film's visuals will be displayed on the tallest skyscraper of the world, Burj Khalifa in Dubai, on November 10.

'Kurup' trailer: Dulquer Salmaan is magnetic as Sukumara Kurup

04 Nov 2021

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'Kurup' trailer: Dulquer Salmaan is magnetic as Sukumara Kurup

Dulquer Salmaan fans are super excited about his upcoming venture, Kurup, where he will be essaying the role of a grey character for the first time.

'Pakaliravukal' review: 'Kurup's first single gives old school romance vibes

02 Nov 2021

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'Pakaliravukal' review: 'Kurup's first single gives old school romance vibes

There's no doubt that Dulquer Salmaan is among the rising stars of Malayalam cinema.

'Kurup' to 'Hey Sinamika': All about Dulquer Salmaan's upcoming films

26 Oct 2021

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'Kurup' to 'Hey Sinamika': All about Dulquer Salmaan's upcoming films

From being a chocolate boy in Bangalore Days to wooing us with his spellbinding performance in Oh Kadhal Kanmani, Dulquer Salmaan has undeniably captured a special place in our hearts.

Dulquer Salmaan's 'Kurup' to hit the big screens in November?

20 Oct 2021

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Dulquer Salmaan's 'Kurup' to hit the big screens in November?

Last month, some reports had suggested that Dulquer Salmaan's Kurup might go the OTT way. But a recent update seems to reject that claim.

Dulquer Salmaan shuns rumors about Prithiviraj Sukumaran's cameo in 'Kurup'

23 Sep 2021

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Dulquer Salmaan shuns rumors about Prithiviraj Sukumaran's cameo in 'Kurup'

Malayalam actor Dulquer Salmaan is gearing up to play an antagonist for the first time in his upcoming movie, Kurup.

'Ratnan Prapancha' trailer: Road movie filled with fun and crime

20 Aug 2021

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'Ratnan Prapancha' trailer: Road movie filled with fun and crime

The trailer of an upcoming Kannada movie, Ratnan Prapancha, has just dropped online.

Dulquer Salmaan, Sunny Deol collaborating for R Balki's first thriller

12 Aug 2021

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Dulquer Salmaan, Sunny Deol collaborating for R Balki's first thriller

Filmmaker R Balki is back on the director's seat after his National Award-winning movie, Pad Man (2018).

Mrunal Thakur's first look from her Telugu debut unveiled

02 Aug 2021

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Mrunal Thakur's first look from her Telugu debut unveiled

Mrunal Thakur is marking her Telugu debut soon.

Dulquer Salmaan announces two new films on 35th birthday

29 Jul 2021

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Dulquer Salmaan announces two new films on 35th birthday

South superstar Dulquer Salmaan on Wednesday marked his 35th birthday by revealing two new projects, King of Kotha and Othiram Kadakam.

Dulquer Salmaan to star in R Balki's psychological thriller

26 May 2021

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Dulquer Salmaan to star in R Balki's psychological thriller

Actor Dulquer Salmaan is set to collaborate with director R Balki on a feature film, veteran cinematographer PC Sreeram has announced.

"In my garden," Sonam denies breaking quarantine rule in London

20 Jul 2020

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"In my garden," Sonam denies breaking quarantine rule in London

Bollywood actor Sonam Kapoor, who recently flew off to London with her husband Anand Ahuja, landed in a bit of trouble for allegedly behaving irresponsibly.

Have you see Sonam-Anand's palatial Delhi home yet?

12 May 2020

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Have you see Sonam-Anand's palatial Delhi home yet?

Sonam Kapoor is clearly having a great time with husband Anand Ahuja and her in-laws in Delhi.

Sonam Kapoor slams RSS chief, calls him foolish

17 Feb 2020

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Sonam Kapoor slams RSS chief, calls him foolish

On Sunday, right-wing volunteer organization Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS)'s chief Mohan Bhagwat stirred controversy, after he said that the cases of divorce are more prevalent in educated and affluent families. He argued that education and wealth bring along arrogance, which destroy families.

Sonam Kapoor had the "scariest experience" with Uber in London

16 Jan 2020

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Sonam Kapoor had the "scariest experience" with Uber in London

Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor, who keeps shuttling between Mumbai and London, on Thursday took to Twitter to share that she had the "scariest experience" while traveling in an Uber cab in London.

'The Zoya Factor' Review: Dulquer hits sixer, patchy-performance by Sonam

20 Sep 2019

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'The Zoya Factor' Review: Dulquer hits sixer, patchy-performance by Sonam

Halves can only take you so far. Anything that loses rhythm midway is bound to bring along disappointment, as it reaches conclusion.

Big Bollywood films expected from the rest of 2019

19 Sep 2019

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Big Bollywood films expected from the rest of 2019

On September 20, box office will see three films clashing: Prassthanam, The Zoya Factor and Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas.

Sonam explains the definition of nepotism, gets it wrong herself

14 Sep 2019

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Sonam explains the definition of nepotism, gets it wrong herself

Ever since Kangana Ranaut called Karan Johar the flag-bearer of nepotism on his chat show, the entire industry has been beaming with opinions on the subject.

Sonam Kapoor has iodine deficiency: Here's how to prevent it

25 Aug 2019

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Sonam Kapoor has iodine deficiency: Here's how to prevent it

Bollywood diva Sonam Kapoor has revealed that she has an iodine deficiency.

This is how Sonam Kapoor met husband Anand Ahuja

30 Jun 2019

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This is how Sonam Kapoor met husband Anand Ahuja

It was a dreamy affair when Bollywood beauty Sonam Kapoor tied the knot with long-time boyfriend Anand Ahuja in a grand ceremony in Mumbai, last year.