Saif Ali Khan Wiki
Saif Ali Khan is one of the popular bollywood actor working in Indian film industry. He has established a successful career in Hindi films. He has made his acting debut in 1992 with Yash Chopra's movie Parampara. Khan has added mainstream success in his career with films like Salaam Namaste, Race, Parineeta and Omkara. He was last seen alongwith dabangg girl Sonakshi Sinha in the movie Bullet Raja.
BiographySaif was born on 16 February 1970 as Sajid Ali Khan to Nawab family. His father, Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, was the Nawab of Pataudi and a former captain of the Indian cricket team. His mother Sharmila Tagore is an acclaimed Bollywood actress and also the head of Indian film censorship board. Saif has two sisters, Saba Ali Khan and Soha Ali Khan who also acts in Bollywood films.
Education/QualificationKhan attended the Lawrence School, Sanawer. Later he attended Lockers Park School, Hertfordshire. For higher education he attended the same college as his father did that is Winchester College, independent school for boys in United Kingdom.
Personal ProfileName : Saif Ali khan
Nickname : Saifu, Chote Nawab and Nawab of Pataudi
Birth Name : Sajid Ali Khan
Date Of Birth : 16 August 1970
Age : 43 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 : Kareena Kapoor
Son : Ibrahim Ali Khan
Daughter : Sara Ali Khan
MarriageSaif 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 divorced in 2004. The children live with their mother. He then dated Rosa Catalano, a Swiss model whom he met in Kenya, for three years but later they broke off.
Saif had been dating actress Kareena Kapoor since October 2007. On 16 October 2012, Saif and Kareena got married in court.
CareerSaif has made his acting debut in 1992 with Parampara. After that he starred in various movies like Aashiq Awara, Yeh Dillagi which was his first major hit. Since then he had many box office successes like Kal Ho Na Ho with Shah Rukh Khan, Hum Tum opposite Rani Mukerji, Main Khiladi Tu Anari, Imtihaan, Kachche Dhaage and Hum Saath-Saath Hain. Kya Kehna was also his biggest hit where he starred opposite Preity Zinta. He has also played a negative character in movie Ek Hasina Thi.
In 2008, Khan first starred in the thriller Race opposite Bipasha Basu. Saif also lent his voice for Yash Raj Films animation project, Roadside Romeo. He has featured opposite his lady love Kareena Kapoor in action thriller Agent Vinod and Karan Johar's Kurbaan in which he played a terrorist. He was recently seen in Cocktail, Go Goa Gone and Race 2. Khan has set up his own production company, Illuminati Films, along with Dinesh Vijan.The company's first release was marked by the romantic comedy Love Aaj Kal. Directed by Imtiaz Ali.
Saif Ali Khan in PhantomPhantom is an upcoming post counter-terrorism drama film directed by Kabir Khan, and produced by Sajid Nadiadwala. It stars Saif Ali Khan and Katrina Kaif in leading roles. They have been cast in leading roles, as secret agents. Saif Ali Khan has reportedly learnt Kurdish for his role.
Saif Ali Khan's Property ValueReports are that Saif Ali Khan, the current Nawab of Pataudi has huge ancestral property which is collectively valued around Rs. 750 cr. A source said, "Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi has left the lion's share of his assets to his only son Saif. His daughters Saba and Soha are also reportedly mentioned in the will." Saif said on this, "I do not think the property is valued at as much as that. I don't really know the exact amount, but it sounds a bit high. It's ancestral property, so beyond value.'"
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
children : Sara Ali Khan and Ibrahim Ali Khan
FavoritesFavorite Color: Black
Favorite Food: Butter Chicken with Nan, Fried Bhindi
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
Upcoming Movies2014 Happy Ending