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Fawad Khan Complete Biography

Fawad Khan is one of the Pakistani actors who earned fame in Pakistan and outside it. He is a multi-talented personality in Pakistan. He introduced himself in more than one field. He is well known in Pakistan as an actor, producer, model, singer, and screenwriter. He was born on 29th November 1981 in Lahore, the city of Pakistan, situated in Punjab. His full name is FAWAD AFZAL KHAN, but he is called chiefly by FAWAD KHAN. He has achieved many awards like a Filmfare award, three Lux style awards, and six Hum Awards due to his talent. Moreover, according to British Magazine Eastern Eye, he has been considered among the Sexiest Asian Males.

EDUCATION:

He is called from one of the educated Pakistani actors. He got his early education from an American school where he had to suffer some genealogical issues and was intimidated due to his pacific, reserved, and non-belligerent nature. FAWAD completed his A-Levels at the LAHORE GRAMMAR SCHOOL, situated in Johar Town. He got his Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering from the National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences in Lahore. Despite having a degree in relevant subjects, he could not find a job as a programmer. He also tried to find a job in the marketing field but could not succeed in this regard. In a Forbes India interview, he had declared that he thought to play the drum, guitar, and bass when he had failed to get a job in both fields. Then he soon began acting.

FAMILY:

He belongs to Pathan progenitors. His current residence is in Lahore, and he speaks Punjabi because it is his first language. His father was born in Patiala, British India, [ now Punjab of India], and after the partition of Pakistan and India in 1947, he returned to Pakistan at a young age. His mother’s family existed in Lukhnow, British India [ now has become Uttar Paradesh]. FAWAD’s father worked in Pharmaceutical sales when he was in the early stage of his life. Due to this, the whole family, during the Gulf war, the whole family had to live in Manchester, Riyadh, Athens, and Dubai. When he was 13 years old, the whole family shifted to Lahore. Since his childhood, KHAN has been a fan of Amitab Bachan and Rishi Kapoor. He has two sisters Aliya and Sana. Aliya is his older, and Sana is his younger sister. Aliya is working as an architect, and Sana is working as a Physician. He did not reveal the name of both parents yet.

MARRIAGE:

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FAWAD tied the knot with Sadaf Khan in 2005. They had been in relation for eight years before their marriage. During school life, Fawad Khan fell in love with Sadaf. Both had a sincere feeling for each other. They wanted to get married at that time, but they have to suffer many hurdles in this regard. At the start, families were not in favour of their marriage decision because Fawad Khan had no job at that time, and Sadaf’s parents were not interested in marrying their daughter with a jobless man. After passing the time, both succeeded in convincing their parents, got approval from their elders, and got married on 12th November 2005. The qualification of his wife is Graduation. Nowadays, Sadaf is working with her husband in clothing brand Silk. Sadaf Fawad Khan did not show the names of her family members.

 CHILDREN:

They have been blessed with three children. The name of their son is Ayaan, and their daughter’s name is Elayna. Ayan was born in 2008. Now, he has grown up and often is seeing in pictures with both parents. According to some reports, it is said that they have been blessed with another daughter, but still, her name has not been revealed by both parents.

ACTING CAREER:

FAWAD KHAN is also famous for his acting skills. He has worked in many famous dramas like Hamsafar and Zindagi Gulzar Hai, and many others. He started his acting career on television by working in Jutt and Bonds in 2001. He also worked in many films from 2001 to 2010. In 2010, he worked in the T.V. serial DASTAN. In this serial, he played a leading role with Sanam Bloch. The story of this serial was a Novel based story was taken by RAZIA BUT ‘s novel. This story revolves around the separation of a young couple during the partition of PAKISTAN and INDIA in 1947. The performance of FAWAD and his costars was admired on a large scale. A DAWN reviewer wrote about his performance: ” Superlative performances to match Samira Fazal’s wonderful script,” and was also onscreen chemistry of lead pairs by EXPRESS TRIBUNE. For this wonderful performance, he got the BEST DRAMA ACTOR award at the Pakistan Media Awards.

In 2011. he worked in another T.V. series AKBARI and ASGHARI. This time, his role was also commended again, and he played the role of Asghar, who is unassertive and has a wish to marry his cousin. It was a comedy-based serial.

After completing AKBARI and ASGHARI, Fawad then appeared in another T.V. serial KUCH PYAR KA PAGALPAN. This time he has appeared with SANAM BALOCH, MEEKAL ZULIFQAR, and AYESHA KHAN. In this serial, He played a role of an engineer who wants to control his uncle’s business again.

In 2012, he worked in another chartbuster T.V. serial HUMSAFAR. In this serial, he played a role of a married person, and viewers at a large scale admired his performance. This drama was not less than a masterpiece to reach FAWAD to the stairs of popularity. For his commendable performance in this serial, he was awarded the BEST ACTOR award at the 2012 LUX STYLES award. HUMSAFAR is one of those highest-rated Pakistani serials. In THE INDIAN EXPRESS, Rinka Rajani also praised the Humsafar drama serial in such words as” breath of fresh air ” and mentioned that the vital element behind the success of HUMSAFAR was the chemistry of lead’s pair.

After getting success in HUMSAFAR, FAWAD KHAN worked in another super hit T.V. Serial ZINDAGI GULZAR HAI with SANAM SAEED. It was also a novel-based story. FAWAD KHAN played a role in this serial as a lead actor. The story of this serial was taken from a novel written by UMERA AHMAD. In this serial, he worked as stubborn and son of a rich businessman. His role was greatly praised by his fans and also received extensive praise across the border in INDIA. DIPTI SHARMA of THE INDIAN EXPRESS also enjoyed the FAWAD KHAN accomplished work in this serial. This drama was one of those Pakistani dramas that were extremely admired in Pakistan and across the border. For this role, he achieved many awards like the HUM award for THE BEST ACTOR POPULAR and LUX AWARD for BEST ACTOR.

The last T.V. serial of FAWAD KHAN was NUMM. It was broadcasted in 2013 and FAWAD KHAN played a lead role as a boy who marries a girl in LONDON without bringing in the notice of his family, but he is not sure when he returns to PAKISTAN compelled to marry another girl.

Besides these popular dramas, he has worked in many other dramas like DIL DEKE JAIENGE and SATRANGI.

FILM CAREER:

Along with success on the T.V. screen, FAWAD KHAN also got success in the film world. He did unmatchable work in many films and got extreme admiration from his viewers. His first film was KHUDA K LIAY, in which he played a role of a musician, but he is brainwashed by a community Mulvi. This film received positive responses from its viewers. His performance was also critically admired. This film was critically admired by TARAN ADARSH of BOLLYWOOD HUNGAMA in such word ”strictly ok” but THE ECONOMIC TIMES, film commentator GAURAV MALANI mentioned as ”engaged”. This film was released in 2007 and earned R.S. 250 million. It was declared one of those PAKISTANI FILMS which were the highest-grossing films. He got LUX STYLE AWARD FOR BEST ACTOR in 2008.

In 2010, Fawad khan worked in another telefilm ”AAJ KUCH NA KAHO ”. In this film, he played a lead role as an ORTHODOX, middle-class boy. This time, his performance also got commendable appreciation. Although this film got negative remarks, DAWN praised it by saying ”only redeeming factor” and appreciated FAWAD KHAN’S performance by saying ”superbly convincing.”

FAWAD also worked in another telefilm,” BEHADD ”. In this film, he acted as a young divorcee. For marriage, he proposes to a widow who has a teenage daughter. This time, His character was different from other dramas like HUMSAFAR and ZINDAGI GULZAR HAI. THE TIMES OF INDIA also noted it and praised it by saying ” another benchmark ”.

The last telefilm of FAWAD KHAN was ” ARMAAN ” with AMINA SHEIKH ”. This time, he played a role as a lead actor who acts like a seductive young boy.

RECOGNITION IN BOLLYWOOD:

FAWAD is one of those actors who worked across the border and earned fame due to their skillful performances. Like the Pakistani film industry, he has worked in the INDIAN film industry and has a massive list of admirers.

He was fully expected to make his first BOLLYWOOD film after completing the project of ” KHUDA K LIAY ” but after the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, due to the shaky political situation between INDIA and PAKISTAN, delayed his film in INDIA. In 2014, he worked in the first BOLLYWOOD film ” KHOOBSURAT” which was a comedy-based story. He worked with SONAM KAPOOR as a lead actor. INDIANS greatly admired his character. RITIKA HANDOO praised his ” immensely polished acting skills ” and mentioned that he fits his character very well. This film was greatly admired in PAKISTAN, U.K., THE UAE due to his fame which he earned by working on the T.V. screen. He has won FILMFARE AWARD FOR BEST MALE DEBUT for his performance in this film.

In January 2016, he appeared in another film ” KAPOOR AND SONS ” with RISHI KAPOOR, RATNA PATHAK SHAH, RAJAT KAPOOR, SIDHARTH MALHOTRA, and ALIYA BUT. This film was a tremendous economic success. This time FAWAD KHAN received substantial critical praise. A BOLLYWOOD HUNGAMA reviewer praised FAWAD KHAN ‘S performance and said that his character produces an emotional link with the audience, and NDTV also commended his self-assured work. This film won the Diversity Award at the INDIAN film festival of MELBOURNE and received a nomination for BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR at the 62nd FILMFARE AWARDS.

Later in 2016, He appeared in another film ” AE DIL HAI MUSHKIL with RANBIR KAPOOR, ANUSHKA SHARMA AISHWARYA RAI BACHAN but this time was not with a significant role.

KARAN JOHAR’S COMMENTS ABOUT FAWAD KHAN:

For the film KAPOOR AND SONS, producer KARAN JOHAR said:

” We went to six actors, and after six rejections, I told SHAKEN BATRA [ DIRECTOR] that we should drop the idea, and he started developing another screenplay. Later, in a flash of thought, FAWAD came to my mind. I sent him the script; he loved it and said he would do it.”

MUSIC CAREER:

Between 1994 and 2000, two rock bands were active in Lahore: AHMAD ALI’S ENTITY and KHAN’S PARADIGM. In the early 2000s, both bands collaborated on the title track of JUTT and BOND. After the collaboration, both bands appeared as the name of ENTITY PARADIGM and in 2002 participated in PEPSI BATTLE OF THE BANDS’ FINALE by losing to the band AAROH. In October 2003, the first album of ENTITY PARADIGM ” IRTIQA ”was released, and it achieved wide extreme appreciation. Its most popular track was ” RAHGUZAR”. In 2007, this band broke up but in 2010 by reuniting participated in the third season of COCK STUDIO and covered the SAJAD ALI’S song ”BOLO BOLO”. That year, their single ” SHOR MACHA ” was released. It got huge praise, and DAWN listed it among the most popular Pakistani tracks of the year in the newspaper’s online poll. FAWAD KHAN also acted in its video.

In 2012, he left the band and started to keep in focus his acting career.

In July 2017, he appeared as a judge with ATIF ASLAM and MEESHA SHAFI in PEPSI BATTLE OF THE BANDS. He also sang the primal song of this show. After this, FAWAD and the remaining ENTITY PARADIGM members united again and sang a song, ”Hamesha” in this show’s finale.

OTHER WORKS:

FAWAD has also worked as a social worker and did many remarkable works. He collected money for SHAUKAT KHANUM MEMORIAL CANCER HOSPITAL and RESEARCH CENTRE in BAHRAIN by attending ISLAMIC RELIEF USA fundraisers in SAN JOSE and WASHINGTON, D.C. In 2014 and 2017, he also supported SOS CHILDREN’S villages by taking part in CARNIVALS. He visited the UNITED STATE S and CANADA in March 2015 and collected money for Pakistani charities. He also collected money in LONDON for charitable organizations in Pakistan. He and his wife attended a musical tour held in the UNITED STATES to collect money for Pakistan’s charitable organizations.

He has also acted in ALI ZAFAR’S MUSIC VIDEO ” URAINGE ”, a tribute to THE 2014 PESHAWAR SCHOOL ATTACK’S victims.

He is also the ambassador of the ITALIAN brand” the GIOVANNI brand in Pakistan. He also has been an ambassador of many Pakistani brands like SUZUKI, VITARA, PEPSI, OYE HOYE, TAPAL TEA, ZAMEEN.COM, SAMSUNG, SERVIS SHOES, TELENOR, TARANG, JAZZ, AQUAFINA, WARID, CLEAR, LUX, LAYS, OLPERS, Q MOBILE, BOLD, NESTLE and TUC BISCUITS. Since January 2016, he has been an ambassador of the Pakistan SUPER LEAGUE’S ISLAMABAD UNITED cricket team.

WORKED AS A MODEL:

IN 2010, He worked as a model for fashion designer MUNIB NAWAZ, in 2012 for UMER SAYEED and 2015 for the republic by OMER FAROOQ.

FAWAD KHAN’S IMAGE:

He is known as the highest-paid actor in the Pakistani film industry. ABDULLAH KHADWANI, producer and director, considers him the closest actor to WAHEED MURAD.

After the release of KHOOBSURAT, THE INDIAN EXPRESS’S MIMANSA SHEKHAR praised him by saying ” stereotype bodybuilders with six-packs.” Moreover, after the success of KAPOOR AND SONS ”, NIRMALYA DUTTA praised FAWAD’S work in DAILY NEWS AND ANALYSIS by saying ”a big leap forward for INDIA’s LGBT movement ”; in India, where homosexuality was illegal at that time, FAWAD had the guts and gumption to play this seminal role.”

In 2016, RANBIR KAPOOR praised Fawad by saying that FAWAD opened the door for homosexual man and now it was feasible for him to play such a role.

SOUTH ASIAN media commended the FAWAD as one of the most stunning men. At the 2015 VOGUE BEAUTY AWARDS, he was mentioned in the names of most beautiful men. In 2014 and 2015, he was also ranked on the third number in the TIMES OF INDIA’S 50 MOST DESIREABLE MEN POLL and got the fifth number in 2016. EASTER EYE, THE BRITISH MAGAZINE, ranked the FAWAD on seventh no in 2014 and on sixth no from 2015 t0 2018 and on third and sixth no on its annual list of SEXIEST ASIAN MEN.

He got the FRESH FACE OF THE YEAR AWARD at the HELLO HALL OF FAME AWARD in India in November 2014 and won the CRUSH OF THE YEAR AWARD Grazia Young fashion awards.

FAWAD was also nominated as one of the 100 most substantial faces of 2017. In September 2017, he was also nominated for the INTERNATIONAL PRESTIGE AWARD for STYLE ICON of the year.

THE HERALD ranked FAWAD one of its ten people of 2016, and in 2014, he was ranked on fifth no in the list of POPULAR BOLLYWOOD ACTOR of NOVEMBER 2014. In MARCH 2016, By TIMES CELEBREX, he was mentioned as the most popular Bollywood actor. He was also ranked on 37th no by MENXP in the most popular Bollywood celebrities list. It looks pretty honorable to say that FAWAD was the first Pakistani who appeared on the cover of FILMFARE magazine in September 2014 and second time appeared on its cover in October 2015 and March 2016. He also had appeared on the HI BLIZT magazine cover in 2016. He has also achieved the BEST MALE BEDUT AWARD at the IBNLive MOVIE AWARDS by winning 48.54 percent votes. So, it can be said that FAWAD is one of those persons who earn their fame and brighten the name of PAKISTAN.

Fawad Khan Drama List:

Year

Drama

2001Jutt and Bond
2008Dil De Ke Jayengy
Satrangi
2010Daastan
Aaj Kuch Na Kaho
2011Akbari Asghari
Kuch Pyar Ka Pagalpan
Humsafar
2012Ashk
Zindagi Gulzar Hai
2013Behadd
Numm
Armaan

Fawad Khan Films:

Year

Drama

2007Khuda Kay Liye
2014Khoobsurat
2016Ho Mann Jahaan
Kapoor & Sons
Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
2018Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2
2019Parey Hut Love
2020The Legend of Maula Jatt
Money-Back Guarantee
N/ANeelofar
N/AAan

 

Awards and nominations:

Year

Award

Category

Work

Result

2018Filmfare Middle EastBest Cinematic IconWon
2017Filmfare AwardsBest Supporting ActorKapoor & SonsNominated
2016ARY Film AwardsInternational Icon of The YearWon
2016Indian Film Festival of MelbourneDiversity AwardKapoor & SonsWon
2015Star Guild AwardsMost Promising Debut (Male)KhoobsuratNominated
2015Filmfare AwardsBest Male DebutKhoobsuratWon
2015Hum AwardsInternational Icon of The YearWon
2014Hum AwardsBest Actor – JuryZindagi Gulzar HaiNominated
2014Hum AwardsBest Actor – PopularZindagi Gulzar HaiWon
2014Hum AwardsBest onscreen Couple – Jury; with Sanam SaeedZindagi Gulzar HaiWon
2014Hum AwardsBest onscreen Couple – Popular; with Sanam SaeedZindagi Gulzar HaiWon
2014Lux Style AwardsBest Television Actor – SatelliteZindagi Gulzar HaiWon
2014Masala! AwardsBest Bollywood DebutKhoobsuratWon
2014BIG Star Entertainment AwardsMost Entertaining Actor (Film) Debut – MaleKhoobsuratWon
2013Hum AwardsBest onscreen Couple; with Mahira KhanHumsafarWon
2013Hum AwardsHum Honorary Phenomenal Serial AwardHumsafarWon
2013Lux Style AwardsBest Television Actor – SatelliteHumsafarWon
2013Tarang Housefull AwardsBest ActorArmaanNominated
2013Tarang Housefull AwardsBest Couple; with Aamina SheikhArmaanWon
2011Pakistan Media AwardsBest Actor – SatelliteDastaanWon
2008Lux Style AwardsBest Actor – FilmKhuda Ke LiyeWon

 

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