Saif Ali Khan has always been in news for many reasons which is not only about his career and movies but also about his affairs and controversies.The Nawab Pataudi, the son of Cricketer Mansoor Ali Khan and Sharmila Tagore, Saif Ali Khan is yet another popular Khans in the Bollywood Industry.
With his proven acting brilliance in several movies, he has proved to be one iconic actor in the B-Town. As interesting as his personal/love life has been, lets have a look at some of the interesting lesser-known facts about the star.
Unknown Facts About Saif Ali Khan’s Career and Movies.
There are many things about Saif’s career and movies that even his fans don’t know much about. You have seen him acting in many big films but you won’t know that there are as many he missed because of various reasons. Moreover, he was not a first choice for many films that he actually ended up acting in.
Latest thing first;
Saif Ali Khan – Worst Actor of 2014?
Saif Ali Khan along with Sonam Kapoor have topped the Hindustan Times’ readers list of worst actors of 2014. He was nominate for Golden Kela Awards due to his flopped Humshakals in the year 2014 which was the prime reason for him to get the worst actor award.
Saif To be Stripped Off Padma Shri?
The issue has come out because of an RTI filed by one of RTI activist and if rumors are to be believed then center Govt. is considering taking back the Padma Shri awarded to him in the year 2010. This is because of many ugly brawls that he has been part-of during many incidents in the past.
Saif Ali Khan – Debut Film:
Our famous Khan, known as Saifu made the debut with Yash Chopra’s Parampara but became successful with films like Main Khiladi Tu Anari and Yeh Dillagi which was two years later from entering the B-World.
Sameer, a laidback guy role played by Saif in one of the most successful Movie Dil Chahta Hai was loved by all, the role and film both. To your surprise, initially he was rejected for this film and it was only then when Dimple Kapadia persuaded him to agree to play the part. Movie bagged many awards in Saif’s kitty.
Saif as Shekhar for the movie Parineeta was again not the first choice. Gradually Vidhu Vinod Chopra felt that Saif can pull the character well and hence, agreed upon him.
Saif Image makeover Films:
Two Films, which changed the image of the Nawab Pataudi, was Omkar (2006) and Ek Haseena Thi (2004) with his tremendous acting skills.
Like above, Saifu the second choice for- Langda Tyagi in Omkara:
Surprisingly, Aamir Khan was the strong contender for Langya Tyagi role in Omkara but after Saif’s audition, which blew Vishal Bharadwaj away, the rest of the contenders truly became the history.
Yet again, Saif Ali Khan wasn’t the first choice for Rohit Patel in Kal Ho Na Ho. It was Vivek Oberoi and Abhishek Bachchan in the list to be considered. But our Pataudi Nawab brushed all and bagged Best Supporting Actor Award as well for his role.
What You Didn’t Know About Saif Ali Khan’s Secret Affairs.
Whom all Saif had an affair with apart from Kareena Kapoor. What did Saif say to Kareen when she congratulated Saif Amrita on their marriage?
After Saif divorce with Amrita Singh, his first wife after 12 years of marriage, Saif was closely associated with Swiss model, Rosa Catalano for about three years.
Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor’s Secret Affair
It is a common and popular fact that Kareena Kapoor became the begum of the Nawab of Pataudi after parting ways with Shahid Kapoor. But did you know that they were secretly living together for quite a few years and then finally tied knot together?
Being in relation for 5 years before tieing knot, Kareena herself in an interview had stated that they already celebrated their 250th honeymoon before marriage.
Saifu’s marriage with Kareena Kapoor was the biggest celebrity event of the year in 2012. Such was the hype of the event that media started discussing and speculating about the event much before it happened. Not only that, but media covered and telecasted the minute by minute update of all the ceremonies of Saifeena marriage.
To whom Saif Ali Khan married now, attended her wedding as a child when Saif got married to his first wife, Amrita Singh. Isn’t it hilarious a fact, a total Saifeena Joke? And guess what, when Kareena congratulated the couple, Saif said, “Thanks Beta”. Who would have guessed, Saif would marry the girl whom he treated like her child.
Yes, it is true. While dating, Kareena and Saif had a rough time mainly because Saif was shooting for Race opposite Bipasha Basu (Kareena’s competition rival) and hence had issues.
Now, let’s take a look at some more facts about Saif like his car, stage shows and when and why he quit smoking.
This information is for all the car lovers and Saif fans, if you want to know which car Saif owns and loves it, it is undoubtedly, a black color BMW 7 Series Sedan. (Wow factor right?).
Saif’s Stage Shows and World Tours:
Famous Khan took part in two of the major world tours and also performed in 19 stage shows across the globe. Multitalented Khan Sahab, isn’t it?
Yes, the year 2007 was a crucial year as Khan sahab experienced a mild attack in February and hence was forced to quit smoking.