How many of us think that our own love stories are a little to messed up and full of struggle? And while we think that, we also love to listen to the song "Teri Meri Prem Kahani" from the film Bodyguard. No, you cannot deny because the facts* say that the most used caller tune after the song "Emptiness" is "Teri Meri Prem Kahani" (*statistics are subject to change). For all those who love this song and are hardcore Bhai fans, it is a day to celebrate because today Bodyguard completes five years. Yes, time flies.
Let's celebrate the fifth bhainiversary of Bodyguard by looking ata bodyguards in real lives of the Bollywood stars. If you're wondering whether celebrities hire bodyguards despite having 6 packs of their own, well, they do, in order to protect themselves from crazy fans like us. And these bodyguards do a stellar job by keeping our favorite celebrities safe and have been with them through their ups and downs. They deserve this honorable mention. Let's have a look at some of the most loyal and dependable bodyguards in Bollywood.
Salman Khan – Shera
Like his boss, Shera is also the Bhai of all the Bollywood celebrity bodyguards. He has been with Salman Khan for more than 18 years and says that he will be with his "Maalik" for the lifetime. Salman had dedicated his movie Bodyguard to him and Shera also launched the trailer of the film.
Shah Rukh Khan – Yaseen Khan/Ravi Singh
Everyone looks up to this 6'3" tall man who has been accompanying the King Khan for more than a decade now. It was also in the news that the Badshah of Bollywood gifted him a flat in Bandra as a gift for his wedding. Before that, he used to live at Mannat and Mr. Khan thought that Yaseen would need a separate house to live as he will have his family with him. However, Yaseen has left SRK to start his own security firm as he believes that it is important to give time to the family and now the in charge of SRK's safety is Ravi Singh who accompanies him everywhere.
Amitabh Bachchan – Jitendra Shinde
Jitendra Shinde is the man who has the back of Big B. He stays with Mr. Bachchan on all his entourages, be it interviews, events, shoots or anything else. Jitendra has a security agency of his own but makes a point to personally handle Amitabh Bachchan. He also personally stayed with Elijah Wood during his India tour after his current boss asked him to arrange for his security.
Aamir Khan – Yuvraj Ghorpade
In an interview, actor Ronit Roy revealed that he was in charge of Aamir Khan's security for two years and after which he went on to own the security agency Ace Security. Now the person responsible for the perfectionist's security is from the same firm and is known as Yuvraj Ghorpade.
Akshay Kumar – Shreysay Thele
Who would've ever thought that Khiladi would need a security person, but he does. His bodyguard is Shreysay Thele aka Sri. He is known to have a photographic memory and keeps a track of the people Akshay meets and said to be faster than the Khiladi himself. He is also in charge of Kumar's son Aarav's security.
These are the most famous bodyguards of Bollywood, if you think you can add to the list, let us know in the comments below.