India first saw Salman Yusuff Khan take the stage on Season 1 of Zee TV’s hit reality series” Dance India Dance “. His love for dance and undeniable gift landed him as the winner of the season.
After winning the show, Salman got an opportunity to share the screen and to showcase his talent with the namesake Salman Khan in the title song of Wanted (2009 film). After the song in Wanted, he did a music video for the movie Rakta Charitra 'Dance Of Death' which was a massive hit(2011). The talent, the charm, and the humour, which Salman Yusuff Khan exudes in his everyday life, also carries through to his performances both on-screen and on the dance floor. He has so very quickly established himself as one of Bollywood’s rising stars and one of the most sought-after dancers in the world.
He took up choreography as a challenge and accepted the task of showcasing his choreography skills in the reality show ‘JHALAK DHIKLAJA’ season 4 with Yana Gupta and placed first runner up in the season, loved by the likes of Madhuri dixit, Malaika Arora Khan, Salman khan and many more.
Salman’s consistency, love for the stage, and passion for mentoring others made him an obvious choice to return in JHALAK season 5 as the choreographer of Isha Sharvani. The duo has given some of the best and most unusual performances on the show. They also went on to set a record for a perfect score for ten times on the show. Salman and Isha were given the tag “The Fighters of Jhalak”.
Salman’s fearlessness and dedication to stepping outside his comfort zone to continue his growth as an artist was soon tested when he joined the cast as the lead male opposite Lauren Gottlieb alongside Indian film stars Prabhudheva, Kay Kay Menon, and Ganesh Acharya in India’s first ever, 3D dance film, "Any Body Can Dance" (popularly known as ABCD) directed by Remo D'Souza.
This opportunity was a huge milestone at the beginning of her career as a professional Actor/ Dancer. Salman has finished shooting for his next upcoming film named as “Freedom” which is to release soon. Salman is now seen again Jhalak Dikhla JA season -6 with Drashti Dhami and both have already captured hearts of many. From “Dance India Dance” to appearances, films to shows Salman has worked hard and is no doubt a rising star.Visit Salman Yusuff Khan's website to know more →