New Delhi: Actor Vivek Oberoi is known less for his films and philanthropic acts and more for being the third wheel in the Salman Khan and Aishwarya Rai love story.
Vivek saw a very promising start to his career in Bollywood.
So what was the reason that Vivek Oberoi rarely bags movies and, if he does, remains a sidekick?
The actor who gave powerful performances at the start of his career seems to have faded away.
We will tell you the funny Vivek Oberoi story after this video.
Within a month of this incident, there will come the biggest blow on Salman Khan that will finally force him to severe all ties with Aishwarya.
Even after almost a decade-and-a-half, even after all three pivots of the story have moved on to other people, the scandal still continues to haunt Salman, Aishwarya and Vivek.
The story between Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan and their rivalry was going fine till Vivek Oberoi jumped into it, shot himself in the foot and retired hurt. The circumstances that life has made him go through has mellowed down Salman Khan quite a bit and you don’t see him speaking like this now.
Before that, here’s a special video for all Salman Khan fans. In this video he chided the press for peeking into his personal life.
Talking about the medium, Vivek told IANS here: "I think the challenge in a web series is to keep your audience engaged. That doesn't happen in a web series." Vivek said: "I found it really cool that Amazon and Excel Entertainment invested so much money in creating a high quality product (web series) that will reach out to more than 200 countries across the globe. "Somebody sitting in a far off country who has no idea about me or cricket will watch the show and get to know about it...
All that matters is how interesting the content is... " In the show, the actor plays a businessman named Vikram Dhawan -- a character Vivek is fascinated to essay. Like the way I had no idea about the cocaine business, nor do I know Spanish...
Sarah Jane Dias, Tanuj Virwani, Richa Chadda, Vivek Oberoi, Angad Bedi, Sayani Gupta and Siddhant Chaturvedi pose for the camera during the trailer launch of India's Amazon Original series in Mumbai on June 16, 2017.