13 things you didn’t know about ‘Sultan’!


1. Salman prefers to have his normal home food but works out really hard to get the right body type as that of a wrestler.

2. Salman Khan speaks Haryanvi in the film, he ensured that he got the dialect right and took a lot of efforts ensuring that.

3. The moustache that Salman Khan has in the film is his own, he also decided to crop his hair short as it would be best for the role. He got a buzz look for the character and he put in lots of research to get the authentic look.

4. Salman Khan shot in Haryana for the first time.

5. Aarfa (mean sheer beauty) is a modern woman from rural India, she is someone who stands against all social stigmas and is a very strong woman.

6. SK smiled like a baby when he finally shaved and got rid of his facial hair. He said that he finally looked young and felt like he was 27.

7. Sports events have been recreated in the movie

8. 440 Volt was popular even before the song was shot: the shoot requirement for the song was 250 junior artists but more than 2000 people turned up, as they all wanted to be a part of the film in some way.We have heard of songs being popular after the music video launch but this one was an instant hit with the public from Day 1!

9. Jag Ghoomeya was the first song that was composed for YRF’s Sultan and music directors Vishal-Shekhar along with film director Ali Abbas Zafar cracked this beautiful song within an hour!

10. ‘Sultan’ Salman Khan distributed Sultan Hoodies to everyone at film city, where they were shooting.

11. International Schedule of Sultan to be shot in the wrestling capital of Europe Hungary – Budapest

12. Salman Khan’s family from Indore are real life wrestlers. His uncle from Indore flew down to give him tips about the art.

13. ‘Sultan’ makers to recreate historic sports tournaments- The 2010 Asian Games in China, 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi, 2012 Olympics in London and 2013 Wrestling World Championships