Bodyguard is a 2011 Indian romantic action film directed by Siddique. The third remake of the director's own 2010 Malayalam film of the same name, the film was produced by Atul Agnihotri and features Salman Khan and Kareena Kapoor in the lead roles. It also stars Raj Babbar, Mahesh Manjrekar and Hazel Keech in supporting roles. The film's first look and theatrical trailer was unveiled on 21 July 2011. Bodyguard was released on Eid, 31 August 2011 across 2,250 screens in 70 Indian cities and with 482 prints across the overseas territory.
The film broke many records upon its release. Within the first day of its release, it went on to become the highest opening day grosser as well as the biggest grosser ever for a single day up until then. The film set another box office record, netting 100.10 crore (US$19.97 million) in its first week, thus becoming the highest opening week grossing Bollywood film. Various sources estimate the worldwide gross of the film at 230 crore (US$45.89 million) and 253 crore (US$50.47 million), making Bodyguard one of the top three grossers without adjusting for inflation in Bollywood and the second highest-grossing Bollywood film of all time. After its theatrical run, it became the highest-grossing Bollywood film of 2011.
The film and actors received some negative awards. Salman Khan and Hazel Keech won the Worst Actor and Supporting Actress respectively at the Ghanta Awards. The song, "Teri Meri," won the Most Irritating Song at the Golden Kela Awards.