Pakistani actor Fawad Khan is rapidly stealing the hearts of Bollywood film lovers ever since his appearance in films like Ae Dil Hai Mushkil and Khoobsurat where he undoubtedly left the impression that he was here to stay. Know more about this handsome heartthrob’s family, marital life and net worth in this article.
Fawad Khan Background Info – Age
Fawad Khan is an actor who has appeared in numerous Pakistani movies and he is turning into a Bollywood sensation as his charm and attractive appearance is unmatchable. The talented actor was born November 29, 1981, as Fawad Afzal Khan and he is said to have obtained his A-levels qualification from the Lahore Grammer School, Pakistan before proceeding to earn his bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering from the National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences (NUCES), Lahore. However, his interests have never been about computers as he made it known at the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne when he was receiving an award. At age 20, the young Fawad was already a talented guitarist, bassist and drummer. He also credits his acting career to his failure at working with computers hence, he described it as a time he was down and acting was a way for him to make some good cash.
As a singer, he has performed in over 250 shows and was a member of a rock band named Entity Paradigm which he created with Ahmed Ali Butt with whom he released the debut album ‘Irtiqa’ in 2003, which was later followed by several other hit tracks. However, in 2012 he left the band to focus on his acting career but later returned to singing in 2017 as a judge on the Pepsi Battle of the Bands talent show where he reunited with members of his ex-band and even performed with them during the grand finale if the show.
Fawad Khan made his first appearance on screen in the Pakistani film Khuda ky liye in 2007 where he played a supporting role and as his fame rose, he landed lead roles in the films Humsafar released in 2011, Zindagi gulzar hy in 2012 and the television series Dastaan. His Bollywood film debut was in the romantic comedy Khoobsorat in 2014 in which he starred as a prince alongside actress Sonam Kapoor and it landed him the Filmfare award under the category, best male debut. He is also known for his appearances in Kapoor & Sons, Ae Dil Hai Mushkil and Ho Mann Jahaan. He is said to be among the cast for an action film titled Maula Jatt 2 and Albela Rah which would be released in 2018.
The actor’s father is said to have been born in Patiala, which was former British India but is known now as Punjab, India before he relocated to Pakistan in early 1947. His mother, on the other hand, is said to come from Lucknow, British India which is the present-day Uttar Pradesh, India. His family is said to have spent most of their time at the city of Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan. However, his early days were spent in numerous places as a result of his father’s job as a pharmaceutical salesman. He has two sisters named Aliya who is an Architect and Sana a Medical Doctor.
Fawad Khan Wife & Kids
The handsome film star is happily married to Sadaf Khan whom he met in 1998 when she was barely 16 years old and proposed to her. After 7 years of dating, they got married in 2005. They are blessed with two children: a son named Aayaan born and a daughter named Elayna.
Aside from his acting career, Fawad, in collaboration with his wife launched their own clothing line back in August 2012 called Silk which is located in Lahore, Pakistan where they reside.
The Film Star’s Height And Other Body Measurements
The rising Bollywood star is the proud owner of the following amazing body details:
Height: 5 ft 10 inches
Weight: 69 kg
Chest: 41 inches
Waist: 33 inches
Biceps: 14 inches
How Much Is The Film Star’s Net Worth?
Fawad Khan who has been in quite a number of films and TV series is also a brand ambassador of the Pakistani Italian brand Giovanni, Samsung, Suzuki Vitara, Pepsi, Oye Hoye, Servis Shoes, QMobile and TUC biscuit. He is also known to have worked for fashion designers like Munib Nawaz in 2010, Umar Sayeed in 2012 and Omar Farooq in 2015. In a nutshell, the talented actor is living a very comfortable life befitting of a celebrity in his home at Lahore, Pakistan and his net worth is estimated to be around $3 million.