Abu Salim (actor)

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]

Abu Salim
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Born (1956-05-11) 11 May 1956 (age 64)
OccupationFilm actor
Years active1976–present
Spouse(s)Ummukulsu (1982-present)
ChildrenSabitha, Sanu Salim
Parent(s)Kunhammed, Fathima


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

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 lifeEdit

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. He has appeared in the Malayalam films Chempada, Kurukshetra and The Train.[8]







  1. ^ http://www.mangalam.com/mangalam-varika/86320
  2. ^ "CINIDIARY - A Complete Online Malayalam Cinema News Portal". cinidiary.com.
  3. ^ "Abu Salim". www.malayalachalachithram.com.
  4. ^ "Check out lists of Movies by #AbuSalim #Filmography". FilmiBeat.
  5. ^ "Abu Salim:Profile And Biography, Malayalam Movie Actor Abu Salim latest Photo Gallery | Video Gallery, Malayalam Movie Actor Abu Salim, Abu Salim Filimography ,Abu Salim Films and Cinemas , Abu Salim Awards And Nominations".
  6. ^ "സിക്സ് പായ്ക്ക് കാട്ടി പേടിപ്പിക്കല്ലേ... ഷ്വാർസു എന്റെ ഫ്രണ്ടാ.. !". manoramaonline. Retrieved 2 August 2015.
  7. ^ "Manam Pole Mangalyam: Actor Abu Salim & Wife Ummukulusu". jaihind.tv. Retrieved 16 November 2015.
  8. ^ http://www.mangalam.com/cinema/interviews/16450
  9. ^ "Rekhs to play Tovino's mom". News Minute Times. Retrieved 29 June 2019.

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