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

Streaming platforms to self-regulate content in India

    Updated On : Jan 17,2019   6:44 pm
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Streaming platforms including Netflix, Hotstar, Voot and SonyLiv, have signed and agreed to follow a new industry code of conduct and self-regulation for online content in India. View More..

Big wonders on small screens: OTT platforms gain edge in India (2018 in Retrospect)

    Updated On : Dec 28,2018   11:58 am
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) What's the common thread between "Sacred Games", "Mirzapur", "Breathe", "Inside Edge" and "Ghoul"? They are big names and were big hits. But not on the big screen. View More..

Sara disappointed as 'Kedarnath' didn't release in Uttarakhand

    Updated On : Dec 18,2018   1:30 pm
Mumbai, Dec 18 (IANS) Sara Ali Khan says she was disappointed that she couldn't share her labour of love, her debut film "Kedarnath", with the people of Uttarakhand -- the state where she started her journey as an actress. View More..

Sara is never tongue tied: Sharmila Tagore

    Updated On : Dec 07,2018   5:10 pm
Mumbai, Dec 7 (IANS) Actress Sharmila Tagore, who will turn 74 on Saturday, says that Sara Ali Khan's confidence, humility and charm makes her very happy and it's heartwarming to see the daughter of Saif Ali Khan and his former wife Amrita Singh the way she has turned out. View More..

My attempt is to avoid similar kind of films: Abhishek Kapoor (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Dec 04,2018   12:18 pm
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) Abhishek Kapoor, who is gearing up for his next directorial "Kedarnath", says his attempt as a filmmaker is not to repeat himself with a similar kind of films on the big screen. View More..

Want to explore different things till I'm 70, says Kareena

    Updated On : Dec 02,2018   11:28 am
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) From doing films as different as chalk and cheese to redefining professionalism for working mothers to trying her hands at a radio show, top actress Kareena Kapoor Khan does not want to stop there and says she would like to keep exploring "different things" till she is 70 years old. View More..

Saif really proud of his little sister

    Updated On : Dec 01,2018   2:42 pm
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Actor Saif Ali Khan says he is proud of his little sister Soha Ali Khan for getting nominated for her book. View More..

Saif deserves accolades he got for Sacred Games, he belongs at the top (Column: Bollywood Spotlight)

    Updated On : Nov 24,2018   12:10 pm
Mumbai, Nov 24 (IANS) Its good see Saif Ali Khan back in the reckoning with the web series Sacred Games. He deserves to be at the top. Thats where he belongs. View More..

Sara shares Saif's happiness mantra

    Updated On : Nov 18,2018   1:24 pm
Mumbai, Nov 18 (IANS) Debutante Sara Ali Khan says her father and actor Saif Ali Khan doesn't look for happiness from box office success. View More..

What attracts Bollywood guys to older women? (Column: Bollywood Spotlight)

    Updated On : Nov 17,2018   12:00 pm
Mumbai, Nov 17 (IANS) Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas have company. Older women in love with younger guys seems to be a trend taking hold of the entertainment industry. There is a lot in common between the two newly "outed" couples in the entertainment industry, Arjun Kapoor-Malaika Arora amd Harshvardhan Rane-Kim Sharma. View More..

'Kedarnath' a genuine attempt to create harmony: Abhishek Kapoor (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Nov 16,2018   1:12 pm
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Seeing a Muslim porter carrying a Hindu pilgrim on his back -- something that speaks a lot about India as a country -- left a seed in Abhishek Kapoor's heart and mind to tell a tale of "harmony" with his forthcoming Hindi film "Kedarnath". View More..

'Kedarnath' trailer dangerously silly

    Updated On : Nov 13,2018   1:02 pm
Mumbai, Nov 13 (IANS) So now we know why the tsunami-like floods occurred in "Kedarnath" in 2013? You see, a young Hindu girl who looks a lot like Sara Ali Khan fell in love with a not-so-young Muslim boy who bears an uncanny resemblance to Sushant Singh Rajput. When her parents raised hell and vowed they wouldnt allow the match to happen, she vows, "Then I will do jaap (holy chants) to make sure pralay (catastrophe) happens". View More..

All of us are here to do our job: Sara on competition with Janhvi

    Updated On : Nov 12,2018   7:42 pm
Mumbai, Nov 12 (IANS) Debutante Sara Ali Khan, daughter of Bollywood actors Saif Ali Khan and Amrita Singh, has a neutral approach towards competition with Janhvi Kapoor, who made her Bollywood foray with "Dhadak" earlier this year. View More..

'Kedarnath' does not intend to hurt anyone's sentiment, say makers

    Updated On : Nov 12,2018   5:42 pm
Mumbai, Nov 12 (IANS) "Kedarnath" does not intend to hurt anyone's sentiments, the makers of the Bollywood movie said on Monday, just days after a BJP leader demanded a ban on the film accusing it of promoting 'love jihad' View More..

Bollywood's Kapoor clan celebrates 40 years of Prithvi Theatre

    Updated On : Nov 06,2018   3:26 pm
Mumbai, Nov 6 (IANS) As Mumbai's Mecca of performing arts Prithvi Theatre turned 40 years old, Bollywood's famed Kapoor clan organised a grand celebration to commemorate the day. View More..

'Baazaar' was a risk that paid off well: Saif

    Updated On : Oct 30,2018   1:28 pm
Mumbai, Oct 30 (IANS) Actor Saif Ali Khan says doing "Baazaar" was a big risk, and he is glad that it paid off well. View More..

I don't feel like star: Sunny Pawar

    Updated On : Oct 29,2018   11:42 am
Mumbai, Oct 29 (IANS) Actor Sunny Pawar won a lot of international fans when he attended the prestigious Oscar and Golden Globe award ceremonies last year for his debut film "Lion". He is now the lead actor of a film, but he still doesn't feel like a star. View More..

People don't have the guts to misbehave with my family: Actor Saif Ali Khan (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Oct 27,2018   12:44 pm
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) As the rise of #MeToo movement in India has opened many dark spaces of Bollywood, actor Saif Ali Khan, whose daughter Sara Ali Khan is gearing up for her Bollywood debut, feels no one has the guts to mess with his family members. View More..

Saif, Radhika never made me feel like a newcomer: Rohan Mehra

    Updated On : Oct 26,2018   11:54 am
Mumbai, Oct 26 (IANS) Actor Rohan Mehra, who has made his debut in Hindi films with "Baazaar", says his co-actors Saif Ali Khan and Radhika Apte never made him feel like he was newcomer on the film's set. View More..

Ayushamann, Vicky to appear together in 'Koffee with Karan'

    Updated On : Oct 22,2018   10:44 pm
Mumbai, Oct 22 (IANS) Actors Ayushmann Khurrana and Vicky Kaushal will be making their debut on filmmaker Karan Johar's popular chat show 'Koffee with Karan.' View More..