Superstar Salman Khan has some very special people in the film industry whom he never leaves. Salman has a similar friendship with Jackie Shroff. This friendship has been since Salman Khan was a model and was working as an assistant director to make a foray into the film industry.
Jackie had his feet in Bollywood at that time. Even Jackie admits that it was because of him that Salman Khan got his first break. Salman used to handle Jackie's clothes and boots a recent interview, Jackie said about his and Salman's relationship, "I knew him as a model and later as an assistant director who used to wear my clothes and boots during the shooting of the film 'Falak' (1988). . He used to take care of me like a younger brother."
Jackie further added, ''When he (Salman Khan) was working as an assistant director, I used to show his pictures to the producers I was working with. Lastly, Casey Bokadia's brother-in-law gave Salman a break in Bollywood. Although Salman Khan got stardom from the film 'Maine Pyaar Kiya' but I think he got a break in the industry because of me. So such friendship started. We are very close and whenever something big comes, he thinks of me first."
Recently, Salman Khan and Jackie Shroff were seen together in the film 'Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai'. In this film, Jackie Shroff plays Salman Khan's boss. Earlier, both of them appeared in the film 'Bharat'. Directed by Prabhudeva, 'Radhe' stars Salman and Jackie as well as Disha Patni and Randeep Hooda in the lead roles.