Saif Ali Khan Biography

Saif Ali Khan Name: Saif Ali Khan
Nickname: Saifu
Date of birth: 16 August 1970
Height: 5'8
Star Sign: Leo
Debut Movie: Aashiq Awara

Saif Ali Khan belongs to the family of the Nawabs of Pataudi, Haryana. He is fondly called Chhote Nawab. His father Mansoor Ali Khan was Nawab of Pataudi, and a famous cricketer who captioned India.

He mother Sharmila Tagore, is the famous Bollywood heroine of 60s & 70s. Saif has two sisters, Saba and Soha. Soha also acts in films. Saif was born in New Delhi and attended the Lawrence School, Sanawar, and later the Locker�s Park Prep School to complete his basic education.

He completed his graduation from Winchester College, UK. Saif entered films in the year 1992 with movie Parampara. He also played a role in Aashiq Awara in 1993.

He did the lead role in Yeh Dillagi in 1994, a super hit film at the box office.

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After that, Saif figured in many successful films. He acted in multi-starrer Main Khiladi Tu Anari, Imtihaan (1995), Kachche Dhaage (1999) and Hum Saath-Saath Hain (1999), Kya Kehna, (2000).

All these movies were super hit at the box office and Saif�s acting was praised by the audience. His movies such as; Rehna Hai Tere Dil Mein, Na Tum Jaano Na Hum, Hum Sath Sath Hain and Darna Mana Hai, were average films.

Saif Ali Khan He got huge recognition through multi-starrer film, �Kal Ho Naa Ho� directed by Nikhil Advani. This film was commercially very successful and Saif became a megastar after that. His other successful movie was �Salaam Namaste� produced by Yash Chopra in 2005. Saif Ali Khan did a negative role in Omkara where he acted as a village don.

Saif Ali Khan won numerous awards for his fabulous acting. He won National Film Award for Best Actor, Filmfare Best Comedian Awards, Filmfare Best Male Debut Award, Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award, Filmfare Best Villain Award and Rajiv Gandhi Award for Achievement in Films.

Government of India has honoured him with Padma Shri. Saif has a sporty and elegant personality. He has done many ad films and launched many brands. He has been the brand ambassador to several products.

Looking at his personal life, Saif Ali Khan was married to actress Amrita Singh and has a son, Ibrahim Ali Khan, and a daughter, Sara Ali Khan. Their relationship soured after thirteen years of marriage and couple divorced in 2004.

Saif married again in 2012 having Nikaah with actress Kareena Kapoor. The greatest quality of Saif Ali Khan is he has proved himself through the dint of his hard work. He never rested on his family laurels or backing to get recognition in film industry.



Saif Ali Khan Latest News

Can't tolerate bullying: Kangana Ranaut

    Updated On : Feb 26,2017   2:24 pm
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) She was mocked for her accent and dress sense when she joined Bollywood and has often found herself in troubled waters for her outspoken nature. Actress Kangana Ranaut says she welcomes constructive criticism with open arms, but bullying is something she cannot tolerate. View More..

After 'Rangoon', Netaji's kin wants Vishal Bhardwaj to make movie on INA

    Updated On : Feb 25,2017   2:42 pm
Kolkata, Feb 25 (IANS) Indian revolutionary Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's grand-nephew Chandra Kumar Bose wants National Award-winning filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj to direct a movie specifically on the "real story" of the Indian National Army (INA). View More..

'Rangoon' humble tribute to Netaji, INA: Vishal Bhardwaj

    Updated On : Feb 24,2017   10:02 pm
Kolkata, Feb 24 (IANS) Filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj on Friday said "Rangoon" is a "humble tribute" to Indian revolutionary Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and the Indian National Army for their "lesser known" sacrifices and contribution to India's freedom struggle. View More..

My scenes in 'Rangoon' were cut: Kangana Ranaut

    Updated On : Feb 24,2017   7:00 pm
Mumbai, Feb 24 (IANS) National Award-winning actress Kangana Ranaut says she felt shattered when a few of her important scenes were edited by the makers of her forthcoming film "Rangoon". View More..

Vishal Bharadwaj is very sensitive: Kangana

    Updated On : Feb 24,2017   5:06 pm
Mumbai, Feb 24 (IANS) National Award-winning actress Kangana Ranaut, who has shared screen space with actors Shahid Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan in Vishal Bhardwajs "Rangoon", says the filmmaker is a very sensitive person. View More..

Hansal Mehta praises Kangana for her unique talent

    Updated On : Feb 24,2017   12:46 pm
Mumbai, Feb 24 (IANS) Film director Hansal Mehta has praised actress Kangana Ranaut, saying she is one of the most unique talents around. View More..

Suniel Shetty goes gaga over 'Rangoon' (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Feb 23,2017   6:16 pm
Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) Actor Suniel Shetty is floored by Vishal Bhardwaj's "Rangoon" and calls it a masterpiece. View More..

There's lawlessness in India: Filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj

    Updated On : Feb 23,2017   3:22 pm
Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) Acclaimed filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj feels that one can get away with anything in India, and says "there is no respect for law and no law enforcement" in the country. View More..

Vishal Bhardwaj wants to work with Kareena again

    Updated On : Feb 22,2017   1:02 pm
Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) Acclaimed filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj, who worked with Kareena Kapoor Khan in Saif Ali Khan and Ajay Devgn starrer "Omkara", has expressed his desire to work with the actress again. View More..

'Rangoon' role not based on anybody living or dead: Kangana

    Updated On : Feb 21,2017   3:06 pm
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Actress Kangana Ranaut, whose character in the forthcoming film "Rangoon" is said to be loosely based on actress-stunt woman Fearless Nadia, says her role is not based on any real-life person. View More..

Would love Sara to be launched by Karan Johar: Saif Ali Khan

    Updated On : Feb 20,2017   2:18 pm
Mumbai, Feb 20 (IANS) Bollywood star Saif Ali Khan says he would love his daughter Sara Ali Khan to be launched as an actress in the film industry by filmmaker Karan Johar, whom he considers "one of the best" in Bollywood. View More..

Kangana roots for '30-minute daily walk'

    Updated On : Feb 19,2017   5:12 pm
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut believes that walking is a great way to achieve holistic health and people must enforce the '30-minute daily walk' rule into their lives. View More..

'Rangoon' has my most heroic character: Shahid Kapoor (Lead, correcting headline)

    Updated On : Feb 17,2017   3:56 pm
Mumbai, Feb 17 (IANS) Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor, who plays a soldier of the British Indian Army in Vishal Bhardwaj's upcoming historical war drama "Rangoon", says it is one of the most heroic characters he has ever played in a film so far. View More..

'Rangoon' has my most most heroic character: Shahid Kapoor

    Updated On : Feb 17,2017   1:18 pm
Mumbai, Feb 17 (IANS) Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor, who plays a soldier of the British Indian Army in Vishal Bhardwaj's upcoming historical war drama "Rangoon", says it is one of the most heroic characters he has ever played in a film so far. View More..

Becoming a mother doesn't mean you're home-bound: Kareena Kapoor Khan

    Updated On : Feb 13,2017   1:50 pm
Mumbai, Feb 13 (IANS) In April -- just over four months after giving birth to her son Taimur Ali Khan -- Kareena Kapoor Khan will bounce back to face the cameras for "Veere Di Wedding". She says she can easily see herself balancing her work and family as women are masters at multi-tasking. View More..

Milind Soman flays attack on Bhansali

    Updated On : Feb 07,2017   5:36 pm
Kolkata, Feb 7 (IANS) Supermodel-actor Milind Soman on Tuesday spoke out against the attack on veteran filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali on the sets of "Padmavati" by members of a fringe group. View More..

'Rangoon' about a strong woman, says Kangana Ranaut

    Updated On : Feb 07,2017   11:24 am
Mumbai, Feb 7 (IANS) Actress Kangana Ranaut, who will be seen as 'fearless Julia', a leading actress who travels, performs and entertains soldiers of the British Indian Army in Vishal Bhardwaj's period drama "Rangoon", says the film is a perfect Women's Day watch as it's about a strong woman. View More..

Kangana to get 'vintage' ride

    Updated On : Feb 05,2017   4:10 pm
Mumbai, Feb 5 (IANS) Actress Kangana Ranaut is leaving no stone unturned to get into the skin of her character in "Rangoon". She will soon be seen travelling in a vintage car as a run up to the forthcoming film, a period drama set against the backdrop of World War II. View More..

Kangana Ranaut to get 'vintage' ride

    Updated On : Feb 05,2017   3:16 pm
Mumbai, Feb 5 (IANS) Actress Kangana Ranaut will soon be seen travelling in a vintage car as a run up to her forthcoming film "Rangoon", which is a period drama set against the backdrop of World War II. View More..

India a civilisation with a future, Pakistan an abstract idea: Writer Tarek Fatah (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Jan 31,2017   1:54 pm
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Pakistan-born Canadian writer Tarek Fatah (he objects to being called a Pakistani) is offending and entertaining in equal measure. View More..