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Gauhar Khan is an Indian Film Actress, VJ and Model. She recently won popular reality TV show Bigg Boss Season 7. Previously, she gained popularity for her outstanding role in Ranbir Kapoor starrer, "Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year" in 2009. In 2010, she had united the cast of the first-ever Bollywood musical 'Zangoora: The Gypsy Prince' at Kingdom of Dreams, Gurgaon where she played the female lead opposite Hussain Kuwajerwala along with Kashmira Irani. In 2002, she has participated in Femina Miss India contest and secured fourth place. Recently, she was seen in Colors stunt reality show Khatron Ke Khiladi - 5.

Biography

Gauhar Khan was born on August 23, 1983 in a Muslim family at Pune, Maharashtra. She completed her schooling from Mount Carmel Convent School, lullanagar, Pune. She has been on a couple of television ads including Ford Ikon and Tanishq jewellery. Gauhar has also modeled for Manish Malhotra. She participated in the popular celebrity dance show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa opposite Gurmeet Choudhary. Gauhar Khan along with her sister Nigaar Khan appeared on a TV show "The Khan Sisters" which was Indian version of "Keeping up with the Kardashians".

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Personal Profile

Name : Gauhar Khan
Date of Birth : August 23, 1983
Age : 31 years
Height : 5'7"
Weight : 55 Kg(approx)
Zodiac Sign:Leo
Occupation : Actress and Model
Debut movie : Miss India: The Mystery

Career

Gauhar Khan began her career with the film "Miss India: The Mystery", 2003. She played an important role in the 2009 Yash Raj film, "Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year". She was also seen in an item song 'Parda Parda..' which became very famous song of 2010 in the movie "Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai". She has anchored the film gossip show on Zoom Television.

Family

Gauhar Khan was born in a Muslim family, where she is one of five siblings. She is the youngest of 5 siblings and the sister of famous television actress Nigaar Khan.

India's Raw Star

Gauhar is seen hosting in Saibaba Telefilms' India's Raw Star reality show on Star Plus. It is a talent hunt series along with popular rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh as the judge and mentor.

Bigg Boss 7 winner

Model-turned-actress Gauhar Khan was been declared the winner of Bigg Boss Saath 7 and won prize money of Rs. 50 lakh and its trophy. After 104 days inside the Bigg Boss house, Gauhar Khan had managed to win the show by getting the maximum number of votes against the finalists Sangram Singh, Ajaz Khan and Tanisha Mukherjee.

After winning the show actress said, "It's a dream come true. I feel lucky, honoured and happy to won the show. The 15 weeks of hard work paid off and I feel on the seventh heaven right now. I wish this platform helps me gain superstardom. There is a very different feeling when people start calling you a superstar. And that's what I want."

Khatron Ke Khiladi

After Bigg Boss 7 Gauhar khan was also a part of another reality show Khatron Ke Khiladi - Darr ka Blockbuster Season 5. Gauhar was the weakest performer in the task where she had to ride an ostrich. In the final elimination task Gauhar very bravely attempted the ice task, but unfortunately was announced last amongst both her competitors: Ajaz Khan and Geeta Tandon.

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Boyfriend

According to the sources, earlier Gauhar Khan has dated Nihar Pandya who might not be famous in Bollywood as an actor but he is certainly someone who has high profile link-ups. Now, Gauhar is dating Kushal Tandon. The lovebirds are very happy after being a part of the reality show, Khatron Ke Khilad as they are spending time with each other after Bigg Boss.

Upcoming Movie

The upcoming film titled as Fever is expected to be release in this year. She is playing the lead role in the film and she is really excited about the movie. She said, "It is a role that many actress would want to do. I had to perform a lot in the film and I am really excited about it."

Filmography

2003 Miss India: The Mystery
2009 Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year
2011 Game
2012 Ishaqzaade

Television

2009 Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 3
2011 Khan Sisters

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