He took several of them as his prodigies and even shaped their careers. Not many of them ended up being successful but he became the man to look out for many producers, who wanted to launch their sons as actors.
He trained them to get a body and even produced several actors first films. His first prodigy was Arjun Kapoor and he made 140 something Arjun to lose the weight and become fit to enter Bollywood as an actor.
Father of Arjun Kapoor, Boney Kapoor - Bollywood producer and most popular as Sridevi's husband, acknowledged this in an interview and said that, his friendly relations with Salman Khan are now strained.
In the interview, Boney Kapoor said, "Arjun always wanted to become a film director and that is why I had no plan to launch him as an actor. But one day, I got a call from Salman saying Arjun should try his hand in acting because he has the potential to become one. So, Salman took Arjun as his responsibility and groomed him".
He continued to say, "Unfortunately, my relationship with Salman is strained now!" Well, Arjun Kapoor started dating Malaika Arora, ex-wife of Arbaaz Khan and in fact, the gossip is that because of her relationship with Arjun, Malaika divorced Arbaaz Khan.
Hence, once friends Salman Khan and Boney Kapoor are no longer friends. Obviously, it is awkward for them to do a movie together as well. Boney is unable to take the idea of No Entry-2 forward, because of this change in relationship dynamics!