We still remember how the Nawab of Bollywood Saif Ali Khan made each of us crazy with this popular 90’s song, “Jab Bhi Koi Ladaki Dekhun Meraa Dil Divaanaa Bole Ole Ole Ole, Ole Ole Ole”
Making his debut as an actor in Yash Chopra’s Parampara in 1993, Khan has already completed his glorious 25 years in Bollywood in 2018. Over the years, he has worked with many popular actresses like Kajol, Raveena Tandon, Karisma Kapoor, Vidya Balan and Deepika Padukone while his pair with Salman Khan, Saif Ali Khan, Shah Rukh Khan and Akshay Kumar are popular among the masses.
As he turns 48, let’s check out these 5 movies that make Senior Pataudi one of the finest performers of Bollywood:
1. Go Goa Gone
In 2013, Saif starred in Indian zombie comedy and playing the role of a Russian-cum-Delhi mafioso Borris who is a zombie slayer. Saif was appreciated for his kickass dialogues and perfect comic timing in the movie. even though the movie failed to perform at the box-office.
2. Main Khiladi Tu Anari
Agree or not, Akshay Kumar and Saif Ali Khan’s pair in Main Khiladi Tu Anari is one of the rocking pairs in Bollywood. Moreover, after the release, the plot was so much loved by the audience that the movie went on to become one of the top 5 highest-grossing movies of the year and was declared a major box office success. Further, we saw Saif’s hidden talent for comic roles in the movie. Oh! we still miss his long-hair look of the 90s. This epic title song from the movie still makes the fans crazy, Check it out:
After doing films like Kal Ho Naa Ho, Dil Chahta Hai, and Hum Tum, Saif decided to get out of his boy-next-door image and surprise the audience with Omkara. Well, the character of Ishwar Langda Tyagi brought out his acting prowess like never before. The movie which also featured Ajay Devgn, Kareena Kapoor, Vivek Oberoi went on to win 3 National Film Awards and 7 Filmfare awards while it also had a fairly good performance at the box office in India. So, if you are talking about Bollywood you must never miss watching this movie.
How can we forget Saif’s romantic uber-cool avatar in Cocktail? While Khan and Deepika were returning back on the screen after Love Aaj Kal, we saw Diana Penty joining the team. Saif as a shameless flirt and playboy entertained his fans and stole all the limelight. The film eventually went on to become one of the successful movies at the box-office.
In the late 2000s, Saif had decided to stun his audience and he kept his promise when he starred in Abbas-Mustan’s Race and played the role of Ronnie who was the ultimate mastermind behind all the plans in the movie. Saif was looking dapper in his grey avatar which made us fall in love with his acting even more.
On his special day, we wish SAK keeps on entertaining us with his diversifying roles.