He was born in 29 November 1981 in Karachi. He is 35 years old.
Fawad Khan’s complete name is fawad Afzal Khan. Mostly, in industry he is famous as Fawad Khan. People skip hi sir name which is Afzal.
Fawad khan’s family was originally belongs to Lahore but he was born in Karachi. His father worked for a pharmaceutical company that’s why the whole family has travelled a lot. Fawad Khan lived in Dubai, Riyad and Manchester in his early childhood. During the gulf war his family came back to their home town Lahore and at that time Fawad Khan was only 15 years old. According to Fawad he is a mixture of Punjabi and Pashtun. At the age of 20 he could play the guitar, bass and drums.
He completed his A-level from Lahore Grammar School. After that he got the bachelor degree in computer science from National University of Computer and Emerging Science (NUCES).
He was only 16-17 years old when he was in love with a girl. She was not from his college or university. The girl studies with him in an academy. He says that he purposed her for marriage. According to Fawad it was very good time in his life. He got the spark of his life after meeting that girl.
As mentioned above he could play guitar and drums in the age of 20. He used his voice and start singing. He joined a band Entity Paradigm as a lead singer. Basically, it was an underground band of Lahore. There were 5-6 members of this band. They started in a garage. He left the band in 2012 to focus on his acting career.
His first performance as an amateur actor was in a theater in 1999. The play called “Spartacus”. He was completing his A-level at that time.
Fawad Khan married on 12th of November 2005 with the same girl with whom he was in a relationship in his teenage life. Her name is Sadaf Khan. She is very pretty girl. She is a house wife and playing a vital role behind all the success Fawad Khan has now a days. They both have 2 children. He is very satisfied with his marital life. With the help of her wife he established a clothing brand called SILK. It was launched in august 2012 in Lahore.
Fawad Khan’s first appearance in television was in a serial or sitcom named “Jutt and Bond”. At that time Fawad was in university. He later performed in a movie “Khuda Kay Liay” in 2007. He also did Anjum Shehzad’s drama serial “Satrangi”. So, this is how he started his career.
Hamsafar (2011) and Zindagi Gulzar Hai (2012) had changed his life. These both dramas were super hit. That was the time people noticed Fawad’s skills and the personality he carries. His play “Hamsafar” won the Lux Style Award of 2012 for best actor. “Zindagi Gulzar Hai” won Hum TV award for best actor and Lux Style Award for best actor satellite.
Following is the list of his television dramas. His last drama was “Numm” in which he played the role of Wali Bakht Khan.
|2001||Jutt and Bond||Bond G Kaboom|
|2005||Rubber Band||Himself||Special appearance in a song Zinda Hoon|
|2008||Dil De Ke Jayengy||Arsalan|
|2009||Jeevan Ki Rahon Mein||Adil|
|2010||Daastan||Hassan||Nominated—Lux Style Award for Best Television Actor – Satellite.|
|2011||Kuch Pyar Ka Pagalpan||Mujtaba|
|2011-12||Humsafar||Ashar Hussain||Lux Style Award for Best Television Actor – Satellite.|
|2012||Zindagi Gulzar Hai||Zaroon Junaid||Lux Style Award for Best Television Actor – Satellite.|
|2013||Numm||Wali Bakht Khan|
Fawad khan was supposed to do his debut in Indian after releasing of Kuda Kay Liay but due to Mumbai attacks Pak-India border tension raised and things could not materialized.
In 2014 Fawad Khan made his debut in his film “Khoobsorta” with Sonam Kapoor. Khan was performing as a prince of a royal Indian family. It was a big hit in Dubai, UK and Pakistan. In 2016 Fawad khan gave another hit movie named “Kapoor and Sons”. He played a role of a gay. He also did Karan Johar’s movie Ae Dil Hai Mushkil but Due to the Uri attacks Indian Motion picture Producers Association (IMPPA) banned all Pakistani actor, actresses and technical staff till the situation becomes normal.
Fawad khan gathered lot of fame from Indian public. He is being related to the start of Shahrukh Khan. He is the most popular guy among Indian girls. His popularity graph is going upward.
The list of Fawad Khan’s films is following:
|2007||Khuda Kay Liay||Sarmad||Lux Style Award for Best Actor|
|2014||Khoobsurat||Vikram Singh Rathore||Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut|
|2015||Ho Mann Jahaan||Rafael||Cameo appearance|
|2016||Kapoor & Sons||Rahul Kapoor|
|2016||Ae Dil Hai Mushkil||Ali||Special appearance|
|2017||Maula Jatt 2||Maula Jatt||Announced|
Fawad Khan first hosted 7th Lux Style Awards with Shan Shahid and Ali Azmat in 2008 as a co-host. In 2015, he hosted 14th Lux Style Awards with beautiful Mahira Khan. In India he got the opportunity to host the IIFAA awards 2016 with karan Johar.
Contribution to the Social Cause:
Fawad Khan has raised fund for Shaukat Khanam Memorial Hospital and Islamic Relief Organization. He has also worked for SOS Children’s Villages. He appeared in a festival that was organized by SOS Children’s Villages in 2012 and 2014. He was also appointed brand ambassador of the WWF Earth Hour compaign. He shared the feelings that social work make him satisfied from inner side and he is always ready to do that.
Date of Birth: 29 November 1981
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Nick Name: Fadi
Height: 5 feet 11 inches
Weight: 73 Kg
Age: 35 years (as of 2016)
Body Type: Slim
Marital Status: Married
Spouse: Sadaf Khan (m.2005)
Place of Birth: Lahore-Punjab
Current Address: Lahore Defense
Mobile Number: N/A
|Year||Film / Serial||Award||Category||Result|
|2008||Khuda Kay Liye||Lux Style Awards||Best Film Actor||Won|
|2011||Daastan||Best Television Actor-Satellite||Nominated|
|Pakistan Media Awards||Best Actor-Satellite||Won|
|2013||Humsafar||Hum Awards||Best On-Screen Couple with Mahira Khan||Won|
|Hum Honorary Phenomenal Serial Award||Won|
|Pakistan Media Awards||Best Actor-Satellite||Nominated|
|Lux Style Awards||Best Television Actor-Satellite||Won|
|Armaan||Tarang Housefull Awards||Best Actor||Nominated|
|Best Couple with Aamina Sheikh||Won|
|2014||Zindagi Gulzar Hai||Pakistan Media Awards||Best Actor-Satellite||Nominated|
|Hum Awards||Best Actor-Jury|
|Best Onscreen Couple with Sanam Saeed-Jury|
|Best Onscreen Couple Popular with Sanam Saeed-Popular|
|Lux Style Awards||Best Television Actor-Satellite|
|Khoobsurat||Masala Awards||Best Bollywood Debut|
|BIG Star Entertainment Awards||Most Entertaining Actor (Film) Debut – Male||Nominated|
|2015||Star Guild Awards||Most Promising Debut – Male|
|Filmfare Awards||Best Male Debut||Won|
|Hum Awards||International Icon of The Year|
|International Indian Film Academy Awards||Star Debut of the Year – Male||Nominated|
|Kara Film Festival||KWIFF Award for Best Male Debut International||Won|
|2016||ARY Film Awards||International Icon of The Year|
|Kapoor & Sons||Indian Film Festival of Melbourne||Diversity Award||Won|