Iqbal Khan Wiki
Iqbal Khan is an Indian television and Bollywood actor. He was seen in the serial "Kaisa Ye Pyar Hai" as Angad Khanna, for which he earned his place in hearts of the audience. He was also seen in several serials like Kavyanjali and Kahiin Toh Hoga. Currently, he is seen in the daily soap Tumhari Pakhi opposite Shraddha Arya on Life OK. And now he'll be seen in Bollywood's upcoming movie 'Unforgettable' and has driven F1 car on the race tracks in Dubai as a part of shoot.
BiographyIqbal Khan was born as Mohammed Iqbal Khan on February 10' 1981 in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India. He was in a boarding school at Kasauli from class 6th to 12th. He has appeared in Falguni Pathak's music video "Indhana Mirwa". After taking a break from daily soap Karam Apnaa Apnaa in 2006, he later came back in 2007 with the TV Show "Chhoona Hai Aasmaan" as an airforce officer.
FamilyIqbal Khan is the youngest son of Mehmuda Khan and Mohammed Amin Khan, who has served as an officer of Indian Civil Services. He has four siblings and fourth amongst them. He is married to Sneha Chhabra and is blessed with a baby girl Ammaara born in September 2011. His outlook changed towards women in society after becoming a father of girl. He also has turned a rhymer since his daughter keeps on singing hymns all day long.
Personal ProfileBirth name : Mohammed Iqbal Khan
Famous as : Iqbal Khan
Birth place : Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India
Date of birth : 10 February, 1981
Age : 33 years
Zodiac Sign : Aquarius
Height : 5'11"
Education : Lawrence School, Sanawar
Spouse : Sneha Chabra
Daughter : Ammaara
Residence : Mumbai, Maharashtra
Occupation : Model, Actor
Current Serial : Tumhari Pakhi
Religion : Islam
CareerIqbal has been working in the film and television industry for the past 15 years. He started his acting journey with films then stepped into the small screen world. He became famous after the success of television serial 'Kaisa Yeh Pyaar Hai'. Apart from Tv soaps, he has worked as a production assistant and made his bollywood debut with the movie 'Fun2shh' in 2003. His favorite character he has played is Shiv Kapoor.
Personal lifeMohammed Iqbal Khan is also known as Iqbal Khan in Indian TV / Film Industry. He has spent his childhood in Srinagar, Kashmir and schooling from Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. One of the things which make him smile is his memories of school days. Anyne who knows him defines him as a "workaholic", who follows a 16 to 18 hour schedule daily. He also is a fitness freak and exercises daily.
Iqbal Khan and Sneha ChhabraIqbal Khan is married to his girlfriend Sneha Chhabra, whom he had met six years ago while shooting for a Falguni Pathak video. After that he met her again during his struggling as an actor in Bombay. They have been together ever since and Sneha has stood by him always. The two got married in January 2007.
Anshuman Rathore in Tumhari PakhiIqbal Khan has played the lead role 'Anshuman' in the daily soap "Tumhari Pakhi - Intezaar Mein" opposite Paakhi (Shraddha Arya). The story revolves around Anshuman who is about to get married for the third time but is compelled to bring back his first wife. And, then storyline portrays how the first wife changes him with her love.
Sources said that- Iqbal will quit the show due to some creative issues. He has put in his papers and given one month's notice to the makers of Tumhari Paakhi due to these issues. Recently, Iqbal's character Anshuman was killed and his lookalike Aryamaan introduced in the serial. However, the track, according to sources, did not do that well and Iqbal started rethinking about being a part of the show. The makers are planning to bring another twist to the story with Varun Badola. He will play a lawyer who helps get Aryamaan out of jail. As the story progresses there will be a love angle between Varun's character and Paakhi (Shraddha Arya).
Filmography2003 Fun 2shh...Dudes In the 10th Century
2005 Bullet Ek Dhamaka
Television2005-2006 Kaisa Ye Pyar Hai
2005 Kahiin To Hoga
2006 Karam Apnaa Apnaa
2007 Chhoona Hai Aasmaan
2010-2011 Sanjog Se Bani Sangini
2012 Teri Meri Love Stories
2013(Present) Tumhari Pakhi - Intezaar Mein
In 'Unforgettable' MovieThe multi-million movie Unforgettable stars Iqbal directed by Arshad Yusuf Pathan. It is shot entirely in UAE and will be premiered in Dubai on June 11 and globally on June 13. The film has been produced by Shah brothers Arshad and Zafar. Iqbal will be seen sitting behind the wheels of the F1 Car. He had to undergo a lot of rigorous training to actually drive that car. Although it will remain an 'unforgettable' day for the actor, the production had to take the whole F1 track on rent for one whole day to complete the shoot. Also, the whole film is been shot in merely 1 month and 18 days.