Dulquer Salmaan Wiki, Biography, Age, Movies List, Family, Images & More


Dulquer Salmaan is an Indian film actor, who predominantly works in Malayalam and Tamil film industry. He made his debut movie Second Show as Harilal “Lalu” which is directed by Srinath Rajendran and for this movie he won the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut – South in 2012. He made his Tamil debut in Vaayai Moodi Pesavum, directed by Balaji Mohan for this movie he won the Bilingual Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut – South & Vijay Award for Best Debut Actor. Check out below for Dulquer Salmaan Wiki, Biography, Age, Movies List, Family, Images and more.

Dulquer Salmaan

Early Life and Career

Dulquer Salmaan was born on 28 July 1986 in Kochi, Kerala, India. Dulquer Salmaan family is now residing in Kochi, Kerala, India. His father name is Mammootty who is a veteran actor in Malayalam film industry and his mother name is Sulfath Kutty. Then he has an elder sister named Surumi. He did his schooling in Sishya School, Chennai and Toc-h Public school, Kochi, Kerala and he did his graduation in  Bachelor’s of Business Management (BBA) at Purdue University, west lafayette, USA. Once after his graduation, he worked in the US and in the  I.T. related business in Dubai. Later he started his career in acting by attending a three-month course at the Barry John Acting Studio in Mumbai. Dulquer Salmaan wife name is Amal Sufiya who is from the North Indian Muslim family and they got married on 22 December 2011. This couple was blessed with a baby girl named Maryam Ameerah Salmaan on 5 May 2017.

Dulquer Salmaan

He started his acting career in the year 2011, form the movie Second Show which is directed by Srinath Rajendran in this movie he appeared as a gangster and then for this movie he received the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut. In the year 2012, he featured in his second movie titled Ustad Hotel directed by Anwar Rasheed and for this movie he received the National Film Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment, and for this movie, he nominated for Filmfare Award Best Actor. His third movie is Theevram which is a crime thriller movie directed by Roopesh Peethambaran and the movie was released on November 2012. In 2013, he featured for the movie ABCD: American-Born Confused Desi directed by Martin Prakkat and in this movie, he made his singing debut with “Johnny Mone Johnny“. Then he featured in the movie 5 Sundarikal as photographer directed by Amal Neerad and he gets collaborated with Sameer Thahir for the movie Neelakasham Pachakadal Chuvanna Bhoomi. In 2014 he worked for the movie Salalah Mobiles with Nazriya Nazim and by following the success of this movie he featured in the bilingual Tamil-Malayalam movie Vaayai Moodi Pesavum which is his debut Tamil movie. He again won the  Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut for the film.

He worked for the movie Bangalore Days directed by Anjali Menon which is romantic comedy-drama with Nivin Pauly and Nazriya Nazim. In 2015 he featured with Nithya Menen in two movies 100 Days of Love which is a romantic comedy movie Jenuse Mohamed and O Kadhal Kanmani which is a romantic movie directed by Mani Rathnam. Both the movies were given the positive reviews and became successful at the box office. Then for this movie, he received the eight Kerala State Film Awards and won his first Best Actor Award. In 2016, he again collaborated with Sameer for the movie Kali co-starring Sai Pallavi and this movie earned the highest opening day box office gross for a Malayalam film. Then in the following years, he worked in various movies notably Mahanati which is a Telugu movie in this movie he appeared as Gemini Ganesan with Keerthi Suresh directed by Nag Ashwin and it is a Bilingual movie. Moreover, he also involved in several social services, with that, he acted in the short film as part of the Kerala motor vehicle department’s safe riding campaign. He also donated nearly 150 times that includes clothing, shoes, books, school supplies and crockery items. Then he is the owner of a web portal for trading cars and a dental business chain in Chennai. Apart from all these things he acts as a director of the Bangalore-based Motherhood Hospital.

Dulquer Salmaan Biography

NameDulquer Salmaan
Real NameDulquer Salmaan
ProfessionIndian film actor
Date of Birth28 July 1986
Age32 (as of Setpember 2018)
Zodiac signLeo
Father NameMammootty
Mother NameSulfath Kutty
Educational QualificationBachelor’s of Business Management (BBA)
SchoolSishya School, Chennai and Toc-h Public school, Kochi, Kerala
CollegePurdue University, west lafayette, USA
HobbiesSinging, Dancing
HometownKochi, Kerala, India
Wife NameAmal Sufiya
ChildrenMaryam Ameerah Salmaan
Current CityKochi, Kerala, India



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Movies List

2012Second ShowMalayalamSrinath RajendranFilmfare Award for Best Male Debut – South
Ustad HotelMalayalamAnwar RasheedDubbed into Telugu as Jathaga
Nominated – Filmfare Award for Best Actor – Malayalam
TheevramMalayalamRoopesh PeethambaranDubbed into Tamil as Aaththiram
2013ABCD: American-Born Confused DesiMalayalamMartin Prakkat 
5 SundarikalMalayalamAmal NeeradAppears in the segment Kullante Bharya
Neelakasham Pachakadal Chuvanna BhoomiMalayalamSameer Thahir 
Pattam PoleMalayalam 
2014Salalah MobilesMalayalamSharath. A. Haridasan 
Vaayai Moodi PesavumTamilBalaji MohanBilingual
Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut – South
Vijay Award for Best Debut Actor
Samsaaram Aarogyathinu HaanikaramMalayalam
Bangalore DaysMalayalamAnjali Menon 
VikramadithyanMalayalamLal Jose 
NjaanMalayalamRanjithNominated – Filmfare Award for Best Actor – Malayalam
2015100 Days of LoveMalayalamJenuse MohamedDubbed into Telugu with the same title
O Kadhal KanmaniTamilMani RatnamDubbed into Telugu as OK Bangaram
CharlieMalayalamMartin PrakkatKerala State Film Award for Best Actor
Nominated – Filmfare Award for Best Actor – Malayalam
2016KaliMalayalamSameer ThahirDubbed into Telugu as Hey Pillagada
Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor – South
Nominated – Filmfare Award for Best Actor – Malayalam
KammatipaadamMalayalamRajeev RaviFilmfare Critics Award for Best Actor – South
Ann Maria KalippilaanuMalayalamMidhun Manuel ThomasGuest appearance
Dubbed into Telugu as Pilla Rakshasi
2017Jomonte SuvisheshangalMalayalamSathyan AnthikadDubbed into Telugu as Andamaina Jeevitham
Comrade in AmericaMalayalamAmal Neerad 
ParavaMalayalamSoubin ShahirGuest appearance
Also playback singer
Bejoy NambiarBilingual
2018MahanatiTeluguNag AshwinBilingual
KarwaanHindiAkash KhuranaDebut Movie in Bollywood
Kannum Kannum KollaiyadithaalTamilDesingh PeriyasamyPost Production
VaanTamilRA KarthikFilming
Oru Yamandan PremakadhaMalayalamBc NoufalFilming


YearTitleSong / Voice
2013ABCD: American-Born Confused Desi“Johny Mone Johny”
2014Manglish“Njan Poneanutta”
2014Koothara“KOOTHARA Official Theatrical Trailer (Voice)”
2015Charlie“Chundari Penne”
2017Comrade in America“Vaanam Thilathilakkanu”
“Kerala Manninayi”
2018Malayala ManoramaPuthu Malayalam

Awards and nominations

2012Asiavision AwardsBest NewcomerSecond ShowWon
2013Asianet Film AwardsBest new face(Male)
Vanitha Film Awards
Amrita TV awardsBest Debut (Male)
Jaihind Film awardsBest new face(Male)
Filmfare AwardsBest ActorUstad HotelNominated
Best Debut (Male)Second ShowWon
South Indian International Movie AwardsBest Debut (Male)
Asiavision AwardsPerformer of the YearVarious
2014Asianet Film AwardsStar of the YearVarious
Asiavision AwardsYouth IconBangalore Days, Vikramadithyan
2015Asianet Film AwardsStar of the YearBangalore Days, Vikramadithyan
Audi RITZ Icon AwardsDebonair
Filmfare AwardsBest ActorNjaanNominated
Best Debut (Male)Vaayai Moodi PesavumWon
Ramu Kariat Movie AwardsBest ActorNjaan
South Indian International Movie AwardsNominated
Best Debut (Male)Vaayai Moodi Pesavum
Thikkurissy AwardBest ActorNjaan, Bangalore DaysWon
Vanitha Film AwardsBest Star PairVikramadithyan
Vijay AwardsBest Debut (Male)Vaayai Moodi Pesavum
Vikatan Awards
Asiavision AwardsPerformer of the YearVarious
2016Asianet Film AwardsMost popular actorCharlie
Filmfare AwardsBest ActorNominated
Kerala State Film AwardBest ActorWon
NAFA AwardsBest Actor
South Indian International Movie AwardsNominated
Best Playback Singer Male
2017Asianet Film AwardsBest Actor – CriticsKammatipaadam, KaliWon
2nd IIFA UtsavamPerformance in a lead role maleCharlie
Best playback singer maleNominated
Behindwoods Gold Wall of FamersBest PerformerKali, KammatipaadamWon
64th Filmfare Awards SouthBest Actor Critics
South Indian International Movie AwardsBest ActorKammatipaadamNominated
Asiavision AwardsSolo (2017 film), Comrade in America, ParavaWon
2018North American Film AwardsPopular ActorSolo (2017 film), Jomonte Suvisheshangal, ParavaWon
Vanitha Film AwardsPopular ActorSolo (2017 film), Jomonte Suvisheshangal, Parava, Comrade in AmericaWon

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