Faisal Khan WikiFaisal Khan is an Indian dancer and Television actor. He came into limelight by participating in Zee TV's popular dance reality show "Dance India Dance (DID) - Little Masters (Dance Ke Baap)" and became the winner of that series.
He was recognized throughout the show for his dancing skills. He was seen in the role of young 'Maharana Pratap' on Sony Tv's historical show Bharat Ka Veer Putra Maharana Pratap. He was the winner of dancing reality show jhalak dikhla jaa 8. He was seen in Khatron Ke Khiladi season 7 which airs on Colors.
BiographyFaisal Khan was born and brought up in Mumbai. His father is an autorickshaw driver and mother is a housewife. He wants to become a chartered accountant because he is good with numbers. He want to study commerce and feels education adds a lot of value to a person and gives a personality.
Personal ProfileName : Faisal Khan
Famous Name : Dancing Superstars
Date Of Birth : January 30, 1999
Age : 17 years
Place Of Birth : Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
In Khatron Ke Khiladi season 7Faisal Khan was seen as one of the contestant in season 7 of Khatron Ke Khiladi which airs on Colors. It is hosted by bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor.
In Jhalak Dikhla Jaa 8Faisal Khan has announced as the winner of the 8th season of Jhalak Dikhla Jaa. The show was judged by Shahid Kapoor, Malaika Arora Khan, Ganesh Hegde and Lauren Gottlieb. Faisal beat Sanaya Irani and Shamita Shetty to win the show. He was the youngest of the lot, emerged victorious and walked away with the trophy, Rs.30 lakhs and a car.
He said, "One of the best thing about being a part of the show is that I have started dancing again after acting. Now, whenever people will look back they will say that Faisal and Vaishali were the first child actors to win the show. Our names will be remembered for a lifetime. My fame is not accompanied by any pressure. I want the whole world to know my name."
Marathi MovieFaisal Khan has completed shooting for his first Marathi film, Prem Kahani. He will be seen playing the lead role of Baiju in this film based on Reincarnation. The makers of the film have made sure they include a few dance sequences since they wanted to capitalize on Faisal's dancing skills.
Bharat Ka Veer Putra Maharana PratapFaisal portrayed the role of the young Maharana Pratap in Sony TV's historical show Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap. He had learnt sword fighting and horse riding to master the role of young Maharana Pratap. Faisal worked really hard and he took Maharana Pratap's legacy forward in the best way and he left it at a high point. Now the show has taken a leap and Sharad Malhotra is seen playing as the grown up Pratap.
In C.I.DFaisal was seen in telly stint CID. He said, "My mom is an avid fan of the show and I grew up watching CID as a kid. There is a kick in watching Shivaji Satam speak, 'kuchh toh gadbad hai' and to be part of that kind of fare is really fun."
AchievementsDID Li'l Masters Season 2 winner
Faisal showcased his flexibility and talent by attempting various dance forms like Contemporary, Hip Hop, Classical, Freestyle, etc in the show.
He personally likes beat popping.
He received millions of votes from all around the world and won the title of competition. Later, he also appeared in another dance reality show 'Dance Ke Superkids' along with top 7 contestants from DID Lil Masters 2 to compete with DID Lil Masters Season 1.
Dance master Geeta Kapoor loves Faisal Khan's dancing very much.
InspirationFaisal Khan feels the turning point of his career is yet to come and now he wants to work in movie.
He said, "The turning point of my life is yet to come. Everyone wants to be on the big screen one day and so do I wish. Let's see when it happens. Shah Rukh Khan and Hrithik Roshan are my inspirations. Hrithik has everything height, looks, personality... and he is a good singer and dancer as well. From Shah Rukh, I can learn acting. He acts very cutely."