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Fawad Afzal Khan

Fawad Afzal Khan

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Biography

The biggest star in Pakistan, Fawad Khan is no small name in India either

Age and Height

Fawad Khan was born on 29 November 1981 and is 37 years old as of 2018. He stands 5 feet 10 inches tall.

Marriage/Relationships

Fawad married his long-time girlfriend Sadaf in 2005, after dating her for 7 years. The couple has two kids, daughter Elayna and son Ayaan.

Family

Fawad was born in Karachi to parents who had migrated from India during partition. He has two sisters, Aliya and Sana. 

Career

Fawad Khan began his career as a singer, forming the band Paradigm when he was just a teenager. The band grew popular in Pakistan and soon merged with Ahmed Ali Butt's band to form Entity Paradigm. The popularity of the band and its lead singers landed Khan a role in the TV show Jutt and Bond in 2001. The title track of the show was also created by his band. The band later participated in Pepsi Battle of the Bands in 2002, but lost in the finals. In 2003 Entity Paradigm launched its first album, Irtiqa, which became a huge hit in Pakistan.

In 2007 Khan debuted in the film Khuda Kay Liye. The film was one of the biggest hits in the history of Pakistan, and Khan became a national celebrity. Despite this, Fawad chose to appear next on the small screen. In 2008 he appeared in shows like Dil De Ke Jayengy and Satrangi, but his first successful show was Daastan in 2010. In 2011 he, along with Mahira Khan, starred in the show Humsafar. The show saw shattering success, becoming the highest rated Pakistani show ever and even becoming popular overseas. The show made its lead pair the most talked-about actors in the country. Fawad's next show in 2012, Zindagi Gulzar Hai, was also a big success. Khan continued to appear on TV till 2013, after which he turned towards movies.

In 2014 Fawad Khan made his Bollywood debut with Khoobsurat. Though the film was not very successful, Fawad's performance was loved by critics and audience alike. In 2016 he appeared in short roles in Kapoor & Sons and Ae Dil Hai Mushkil; the former earned him acclaim while the later caused much controversy. In 2019 he is set to star in the action film The Legend of Maula Jatt.

Controversies

His film Ae Dil Hai Mushqil came under fire as it was scheduled to released months after the infamous Uri attack. There was pressure on producer Karan Johar to remove scenes involving Fawad, but he refused.

Fawad revealed that he was a victim of racism and bullying during his schooling outside Pakistan. 

Awards

Fawad won Lux Style award for Best Actor (Male) for his debut Khuda Ke Liye. He won Hum award for Best onscreen Couple thrice; once for Humsafar and twice for Zindagi Gulzar Hai. He also won the Lux Best TV Actor award for Humsafar and Hum Best Actor (Popular) award for Zindagi Gulzar Hai. For Khoobsurat, Fawad won multiple best debut awards, including a Filmfare.

Trivia

Fawad suffers from Type 1 Diabetes since childhood. Fawad and Sadaf own their own fashion brand called “Silk”.

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Real NameFawad Afzal Khan
ProfessionActing
Famous Role Sarmad Hussain Khan in Khuda Kay Liye

Fawad Afzal Khan - Physical Stats & More

Height (In Cm)178
Weight(In Kg)69
Figure MeasurementNot known
Eye colorDark Brown
Hair colorBlack

Fawad Afzal Khan - Other Details

Date of Birth1981-11-29
Home TownNot known
Birth Place Karachi, Pakistan
Sun SignSagittarius
Nationality Pakistan
College National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences (NUCES), Lahore
Education QualificationBachelor's in Computer's and Telecom Engineering