Saif Ali Khan WikiSaif Ali Khan is one of the most prospering Bollywood actor working in Indian film industry. He has established a successful career in Hindi films. He made his acting debut in 1992 with Yash Chopra's movie 'Parampara'. He succeeded in his career after doing films like Salaam Namaste, Race, Parineeta and Omkara. He was also seen with 'Dabangg' girl Sonakshi Sinha in the movie 'Bullet Raja'. He was recently seen in a Kabir Khan's Phantom.
BiographySaif was born on 16 August 1970 as Sajid Ali Khan to Late Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi and Sharmila Tagore. His father was the Nawab of 'Pataudi' and also the former captain of Indian cricket team. His mother is also an acclaimed Bollywood actress and the head of Indian Film Censorship Board. Saif has two sisters, Saba Ali Khan and Soha Ali Khan who is an actress.
Education/QualificationSaif Ali attended the Lawrence School, Sanawer. Later he attended Lockers Park School, Hertfordshire. For higher education he went to the same college where his father studied, Winchester College independent school for boys in United Kingdom.
Personal ProfileName : Saif Ali khan
Nickname : Saifu, Chote Nawab, Nawab Saab and Nawab of Pataudi
Birth Name : Sajid Ali Khan
Date Of Birth : 16 August 1970
Age : 45 years
Height : 5'7"
Weight : 80 Kg
Zodiac sign : Leo
Place of Birth : New Delhi, India
Occupation : Actor, Producer, model, Tv presenter
Ethnicity : Asian/Indian
Marital Status : Married
Spouse(s) : Amrita Singh(1991-2004, divorced), Kareena Kapoor Khan(2012-present)
Son : Ibrahim Ali Khan
Daughter : Sara Ali Khan
Latest newsSaif Ali Khan has roped in for the lead role in the Hindi remake of Hollywood film Chef. It is a 2014 film, was written, produced and directed by Jon Favreau, who also featured as the protagonist in it.
The remake will be produced by Abundantia Entertainment, Eros International and Alumbra Entertainment. Production house Abundantia Entertainment has acquired the remake rights from Favreau's company Fairview Entertainment and went on to partner with Eros International. |
In Sujoy Ghosh's nextAmazing film director, Sujoy Ghosh is all set to start his next project with an extraordinary actors. As per the reports, Saif Ali Khan has been roped in the film opposite Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. The movie will be an adaptation of Keigo Huganshino's Japanese novel The Devotion Of Suspect X. Sujoy has confirmed that, "My next film will star Aishwarya, Saif and Nawazuddin Siddiqui. I've worked with Nawaz in Kahaani and boy, has he come a long way! I have never worked with Aishwarya and Saif before, so looking forward to it".
In Phantom MoviePhantom is a post counter-terrorism drama film directed by Kabir Khan and produced by Sajid Nadiadwala. It stars Saif Ali Khan and Katrina Kaif in the lead. They were seen in the roles of secret agents, even Saif has reportedly learnt Kurdish for his role.
Marriage/WifeSaif got married to former actress Amrita Singh in October 1991. They have two children daughter Sara Ali Khan (September 1993) and son Ibrahim Ali Khan (March 2001). After thirteen years of marriage the couple got divorced in 2004. Both the kids live with their mother. Then, he dated Rosa Catalano for 3 years, a Swiss model he met in Kenya but then broke off. After that, Saif got married to Kareena Kapoor on 16 October 2012.
CareerSaif has been in the star cast of various movies but Yeh Dillagi proved to be his first major hit. Since then he has enjoyed many box office hits like Kal Ho Na Ho, Hum Tum, Main Khiladi Tu Anari, Imtihaan, Kachche Dhaage, Kya Kehna, Hum Saath-Saath Hain and many more. He has also played a negative character in the movie 'Ek Hasina Thi'. In 2008, Khan starred in the thriller movie Race opposite Bipasha Basu followed by superhits like Race 2, Cocktail, Go Goa Gone. Saif also lended his voice for Yash Raj Films animated movie 'Roadside Romeo'. Khan has set up his own production company named Illuminati Films, along with Dinesh Vijan. The company's first release was marked by the romantic comedy Love Aaj Kal directed by Imtiaz Ali.
Family BackgroundFather's Name : Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi
Mother's Name : Sharmila Tagore
Sisters : Saba Ali Khan and Soha Ali Khan
Grand Father : Iftikhar Ali Khan
FavoritesFavorite Color: Black
Favorite Actress: Her Mom Sharmila Tagore
Favorite Place: London
Favorite Perfume: Chanel
Favorite Cuisine: Chinese
Popular Movies2009 Love Aaj Kal
2013 Race 2
2013 Bombay Talkies
2013 Go Goa Gone
2013 Bullet Raja
2014 Happy Ending
2015 Happy Ending