Abu Salim (actor)

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Abu Salim
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Salim at an event
Born (1956-05-11) 11 May 1956 (age 66)
Nationality Indian
Occupation Actor, Sub Inspector in Kerala Police
Years active1976–present
SpouseUmmukulsu (1982-present)
ChildrenSabitha
Sanu Salim
Parent(s)Kunhammed
Fathima

Abu Salim (born 1956) is an Indian actor in Malayalam movies, in which he has played villains roles and other characters. He has also acted in a few Tamil, Hindi, Kannada and Telugu films. [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

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Early life and background

Abu Salim was born as the second son among 6 children to Kunhammed and Fathima at Kalpetta in Wayanad. He had his primary education from S.K.M.J. High school, Kalpetta, Waynad. His debut movie was Rajan Paranja Kadha in 1978.

He is a Police Officer by profession and retired as a Sub-Inspector in 2012. He won the Mr. Calicut Title in 1981, Mr. Kerala in 1982, Mr. South India thrice in 1983, 1986 and 1987, [6] and Mr. India title in 1984 and fifth place in 1992.

Personal life

He married Ummukulsu on 23 May 1982. [7] The couple have a daughter, Sabitha and a son, Sanu Salim. Sabitha is married to Ashik TK and is living in Wollongong and the couple have two kids, Lutfa and Luann Ashik . Sanu Salim runs a restaurant in Kalpetta, a media studio in Calicut and a packet food manufacturing company in Cochin. He is married to Rizwana Parveen and the couple have three children, Alaaya, Alvira and Azlaan.

Filmography

Malayalam

Hindi

Telugu

Tamil

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