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Dulquer Salmaan Bio, Wife, Movies, Age, Father, Net Worth & Wiki

Dulquer Salmaan is a well-known Indian Actor, Producer, Playback Singer. He is also known as DQ, who predominantly appears in Malayalam films. He is famous for playing the role of Charlie in the Malayalam Film Charlie in 2015. Dulquer is the younger son of great Malayalam actor Mammootty.

Dulquer Salmaan was born in a Muslim Family on Monday, 28 July 1986 in Kochi, Kerala. His father, Muhammad Kutty Paniparambil Ismail aka Mammootty, is a popular Indian actor and producer nad His mother, Sulfath Kutty, is a homemaker. He has an elder sister, Kutty Surumi. On 22 December 2011, Dulquer got married to Amal Sufiya, an architect, in an arranged marriage. The couple is blessed with a daughter, Maryam, who was born on 5 May 2017.

Dulquer Salmaan

Dulquer Salmaan

Dulquer Salmaan Wiki/Bio

Birth NameDulquer Salmaan
Nick NameSalu, DQ
Age(as in 2020) 34 Years
Debut• Film (Malayalam): Second Show (2012) as Harilal "Lalu"
• Film (Tamil): Vaayai Moodi Pesavum (2014) as Aravind
• Film (Bollywood): Karwan (2018) as Avinash
Famous Role'Charlie' in the Malayalam film "Charlie" (2015)
ReligionIslam
Sun Sign/Zodiac SignLeo
Birth PlaceKochi, Kerala, India
Date of Birth28 July 1986 (Monday)
NationalityIndian
ResidenceNot Known
Home TownKochi, Kerala, India
HobbiesSinging, Watching Films, Travelling

Family

Mother's NameSulfath Kutty (Homemaker)
Dulquer Salmaan Mother

Dulquer Salmaan Mother

Father's NameMammootty (Actor, Producer)
Dulquer Salmaan Father

Dulquer Salmaan Father

BrotherNot Known
SisterKutty Surumi (elder)

Girlfriends/Affairs

Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known

Marital Status, Wife and Children

Wife/SpouseAmal Sufiya (architect)
Marriage Date22 December 2011
ChildrenMaryam

Education

School• Toc-H Public School, Kochi
• Sishya School, Chennai
College/University• Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
• Barry John Acting Studio, Mumbai
Educational Qualification•Bachelor of Business Management (BBM)
•3 Months acting course
ProfessionActor, Singer, Entrepreneur
Brands EndorsedNot Known
Career ManagerNot Known

Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements

Height (Approx.)in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in feet inches- 5’ 10”
Weight (Approx.)in Kilograms-75 kg
in Pounds- 165 lbs

Figure Measurements

Chest Size40 inches
Biceps Size13 inches
Waist Size32 inches

Extra Ordinary Features

Race / EthnicityIslam
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack
S*xual OrientationStaright
Dress SizeNot Known
Shoe Size9 US
TattooOn Left Forearm: Black Stripes

Favourite Things

Favourite FoodBiryani
Favourite ActorsRajinikanth, Pawan Kalyan, Mahesh Babu
Favourite DirectorMani Ratnam
Favourite SuperherosIronman, Batman
Favourite AppTwitter
Favourite Holiday DestinationLondon
Favourite FilmsManam (2014), Magadheera (2009)
ControversiesNot Known

Life Journey

Dulquer Salmaan did his schooling at Kochi’s Toc-H Public School and Chennai’s Sishya School. Later, he attended Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA to pursue a Bachelor of Business Management (BBM). Dulquer had an inclination towards directing since his childhood. He used to make short films when he was 14-15 years old. He often took his father’s camera and play around with it. Subsequent to finishing his graduation, he served as a Business Manager at a reputed firm in the US. Thereafter, he did an LT.-related business in Dubai. Later, he got employed himself in the Barry John Acting Studio in Mumbai to pursue a 3 months acting session.

Dulquer made his acting debut in 2012 with the Malayalam Film “Second Show” in which he played the role of Harilal “Lalu.” The film earned him a Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut. Next, he appeared in Ustad Hotel as Faizal “Faizy.” After the commercial success of ABCD: American-Born Confused Desi and Neelakasham Pachakadal Chuvanna Bhoomi, Dulquer stepped into the Tamil Film Industry. He started his Tamil film appearance with the romantic comedy film Vaayai Moodi Pesavum.

Dulquer Salmaan Net Worth

According to Woodgram, Dulquer Salmaan’s net worth is estimated to be somewhere around Rs 34.5015 crores. ($4.5 million). Dulquer Salmaan’s net worth is also apprehensive of his brand endorsements, and the actor has also bagged more than 25 laurels in his marvelous career.

Estimated Net Worth in 2019 (Approx)$4.5 million
Estimated Net Worth in 2018(Approx)Under Review
Annual SalaryUnder Review
Income SourceActor, Singer, Entrepreneur

Career

Dulquer Salmaan continued it by starring in the collection romantic drama Bangalore Days in 2014, one of the top-grossing Malayalam movies. He obtained further achievement in Tamil cinema with Mani Ratnam’s romance O Kadhal Kanmani in 2014, a crucial and commercial success. Salmaan accumulated wide critical plaudits for playing the titular role in the 2015 romantic drama Charlie, winning him the Kerala State Film Award for Best Actor.

Mentioned in the media as one of the most winning Indian stars, Salmaan has also been identified for his fashion style. He holds various entrepreneurship ventures and promotes many social causes. Through his acting career, he has built himself in the Malayalam film industry.

Aside from being an actor, Dulquer is also a singer and has sung many songs including Johnny Mone Johnny from the Malayalam film ABCD: American-Born Confused Desi (2013). He is also a humanitarian and has been associated with numerous social service activities. Dulquer has acted in the short movie based on Kerala Motor Vehicle Department’s safe riding campaign. He was also a part of the Chennai Gives initiative and donated 150 items that included clothing, shoes, books, school supplies, and crockery items.

Movies List

2012Second Show
Ustad Hotel
Theevram
2013ABCD: American-Born Confused Desi
5 Sundarikal (Kullante Bharya segment)
Neelakasham Pachakadal Chuvanna Bhoomi
Pattam Pole
2014Salalah Mobiles
Vaayai Moodi Pesavum
Samsaaram Aarogyathinu Haanikaram
Bangalore Days
Vikramadithyan
Njaan
Koothara
2015100 Days of Love
Rocky K. Nair
O Kadhal Kanmani
Charlie
2016Kali
Kammatipaadam
Annmaria Kalippilanu
Mudhugauv
2017Jomonte Suvisheshangal
CIA (Comrade in America)
Parava
Solo
Pokkiri Simon
2018Mahanati Gemini Ganesan
Karwaan
2019Oru Yamandan Premakadha
The Zoya Factor
Margamkali
2020Varane Avashyamund
Kannum Kannum Kollaiyadithaal
Maniyarayile Ashokan

Songs List

2013Johny Mone Johny
2014Njan Poneanutta
2015Chundari Penne
2017Vaanam Thilathilakkanu
Kerala Manninayi
Ormakal
2018Dhrithangapulakithan
2019Comrade Anthem
Sarbath Anthem
Puthu Malayalam
2020Unnimaya Song

Facts About Salmaan

  • Dulquer made his acting debut in Bollywood with “Karwan” in 2018. he played the role of ‘Avinash.’
  • In 2019, Salmaan starred in the Bollywood film “The Zoya Factor” opposite Sonam Kapoor.
  • Dulquer was also a part of the Chennai Gives initiative and donated 150 items that included clothing, shoes, books, school supplies, and crockery items.
  • Dulquer holds a car-trading web portal and a dental business chain in Chennai.
  • He is also the director of the Bangalore-based ‘Motherhood Hospital’.
  • Dulquer has a huge love for cars and bikes since his childhood.
  • He was very scared of dogs when he was a kid but gradually started liking them as he grew up. He has a pet dog named Honey.
  • Once in an interview said that despite graduating in Business Management, he made his career in acting as he felt that after working as a Business Manager, his life had become monotonous and routine.
  • Dulquer revealed that his name is a combination of the names of two warriors. Reportedly, his name has a reference to Alexander, The Great.

FAQs

Who is the better Malayalam actor: Dulquer Salmaan or Nivin Pauly?

Nivin Pauly is a bit more natural in acting compared to Dulquer Salmaan. Nivin is a better actor as he acted in different roles. For example, in Bangalore Days he acted like a typical mallu boy and in Premam he acted in three different mannerisms from a shy young boy to a mature man. In 1983 he acted in 3 different time periods. Dulquer Salman is also a really good actor and one of the most promising actors of south India. He has managed to come out of the shadow of his dad’s Mammootty and established a name for himself. His roles in movies like Ustad Hotel, Second Show, Charlie, Kali, Ok Kanmani, Kammattipadam all are brilliant and versatile. However, Dulquer is a method actor and is a director’s actor.

Why are Tamil trolls attacking actor Dulquer Salmaan?

First, they are not trolls. Most of them are genuine Tamils and Eezham Supporters. In the latest Dulquer Salmaan’s movie, ‘Varaane Avashyamundu’, a dog was named Prabhakara.LTTE Chief Prabhakaran is considered as a Martyr in Tamil Nadu. He is a demigod here. It would not have made that much issue if it was just in the film. But, Dulquer and the film’s director posted tweets and posts on their social media platform particularly mentioning the dog and name. That created a storm as it is an insult for the leader. Dulquer Salman apologized and clarified that it was completely unintentional.

Is Dulquer Salmaan overrated?

No, he is a fantastic actor. He is a humble, talented, and simply awesome actor who has proved it in many of his films. He has got his own space and popularity in the Indian film industry with his own unique personality. You can watch his films to get a satisfying answer to this question.

Did Dulquer Salmaan have nose surgery?

Yes. He had a droopy nose before he completed his degree.

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