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

I'm a pan-Indian actress: Padmapriya

    Updated On : Oct 10,2017   12:14 pm
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Actress Padmapriya Janakiraman considers herself a "pan-Indian actress" as she has worked in films in languages like Malayalam, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Bengali and Hindi. View More..

Sharmila Tagore to be honoured at Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival

    Updated On : Oct 09,2017   2:02 pm
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Veteran actress Sharmila Tagore will be honoured with the Excellence in Cinema India Award at the 19th edition of the Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival here. View More..

'Chef': Saif's careers best in heartwarming culinary drama (Movie Review, Rating ****1/2)

    Updated On : Oct 06,2017   10:38 am
Film: 'Chef'; Director: Raja Krishna Menon; Starring: Saif Ali Khan, Padmapriya Janakiraman, Svar Kamble; Rating: ****1/2 View More..

I'm under pressure to have an airport look: Saif Ali Khan

    Updated On : Oct 05,2017   4:36 pm
Mumbai, Oct 5 (IANS) Actor Saif Ali Khan doesn't believe in having an airport look, but says he is under immense pressure to come up with one. View More..

I have witnessed huge changes in filmmaking: Saif Ali Khan (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Oct 02,2017   11:38 am
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) Time and technology have not only changed the techniques of filmmaking but have also made giving the "first take" a more comfortable affair for actor Saif Ali Khan, who will next year clock 25 years in the industry -- since his 1993 debut with the film "Parampara". View More..

Akshay, Saif miss choreographer Chinni Prakash on TV show

    Updated On : Sep 23,2017   12:12 pm
Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) Actors Akshay Kumar and Saif Ali Khan reminisced their "Main Khiladi Tu Anadi" days on "The Great Indian Laughter Challenge" and took everyone by surprise through their impromptu gig on the title track of the 1994 film. Akshay said they were missing choreographer Chinni Prakash on the TV show. View More..

Work is priority, but family is very important: Kareena Kapoor Khan (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Sep 20,2017   11:48 am
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) From taking up films like "Chameli" at the start of her career, going on a size-zero spree, talking her heart out in chat shows and working till the last trimester of her pregnancy -- Kareena Kapoor Khan has always chosen her own personal or professional path. Now that she has become a mother, she says work is her priority, but family is very important too. View More..

at 12)Work is priority, but family is very important: Kareena Kapoor Khan (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Sep 20,2017   11:46 am
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) From taking up films like "Chameli" at the start of her career, going on a size-zero spree, talking her heart out in chat shows and working till the last trimester of her pregnancy -- Kareena Kapoor Khan has always chosen her own personal or professional path. Now that she has become a mother, she says work is her priority, but family is very important too. View More..

Kareena to flaunt Raghavendra Rathore's new bridal line

    Updated On : Sep 15,2017   11:48 am
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Ace designer Raghavendra Rathore, globally known for his Bandhgalas, is now set to unveil his evening wear collection 2017-2018. The first celebrity to adorn his creation from the new line will be actress Kareena Kapoor Khan. View More..

Love the simplicity of Saif's look in 'Chef': Director

    Updated On : Sep 12,2017   4:42 pm
Mumbai, Sep 12 (IANS) Director Raja Krishna Menon says he wanted a very casual yet creative look for actor Saif Ali Khan in the forthcoming film "Chef". View More..

British 'a cappella' group eager to learn more about Bollywood (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Sep 06,2017   1:02 pm
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) For their upcoming maiden India trip, British "a cappella" group The Magnets are going to "try" to do a cover version of the 1970s' youth anthem "Dum maro dum". The group, hailed by Indian actor Saif Ali Khan among others, is also willing to learn more about Bollywood, says its co-founder Nic Doodson. View More..

Saif's 'Chef' trailer full of food, fun, family

    Updated On : Aug 31,2017   3:48 pm
Mumbai, Aug 31 (IANS) Actor-producer Saif Ali Khan is set to whip up an entertaining film, "Chef", soon. Its trailer, which was unveiled on Thursday, is a truck full of food, fun and family ties. View More..

Soha terms Kareena, Karisma queens of fashion police

    Updated On : Aug 19,2017   2:28 pm
Mumbai, Aug 19 (IANS) Actress Soha Ali Khan, who is expecting her first child with husband Kunal Kemmu, had fun at her baby shower. She even called her sister-in-law and actress Kareena Kapoor Khan and actress Karisma Kapoor "queens of the fashion police". View More..

'Sacred Games' a guinea pig in Indian market: Vikramaditya Motwane

    Updated On : Aug 13,2017   7:04 pm
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Efforts are on to make "Sacred Games", an upcoming Netflix original series based in and shot in India, compelling enough to get the Indian audiences hooked to the medium, says filmmaker Vikramaditya Motwane, who is working behind-the-scenes on the show. View More..

Nepotism has been well discussed: Kangana Ranaut

    Updated On : Aug 09,2017   5:36 pm
Mumbai, Aug 9 (IANS) Like filmmaker Karan Johar, actress Kangana Ranaut too seems to have said enough on the nepotism debate. She says the issue has been well-discussed already. View More..

Have no opinion on nepotism debate: SRK

    Updated On : Aug 03,2017   5:44 pm
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who hails from a non-filmy background, says he doesn't understand the discussions on nepotism in Bollywood, hence he doesn't have an opinion on it. View More..

Kamal Haasan plans to revive 'Thalaivan Irukkiran'

    Updated On : Jul 27,2017   11:14 am
Chennai, July 27 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan has plans to revive Tamil-Hindi bilingual action thriller "Thalaivan Irukkiran", which he had planned to make with Saif Ali Khan two years ago, a source said. View More..

Kangana finds Saif's open letter on nepotism 'disturbing'

    Updated On : Jul 22,2017   2:22 pm
Mumbai, July 22 (IANS) Actress Kangana Ranaut, who started the nepotism debate by labelling filmmaker Karan Johar as its "flag bearer" during his chat show, says she found the open letter by her "Rangoon" co-star Saif Ali Khan on the subject "disturbing". View More..

Ranbir Kapoor calls himself 'disarming' product of nepotism

    Updated On : Jul 18,2017   1:20 pm
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) Actor Ranbir Kapoor, son of veteran actors Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Kapoor, says that nepotism does exist in the entertainment industry and he is a "disarming product" of it. View More..

Twitterati slam Karan, Varun, Saif for 'Nepotism' chant

    Updated On : Jul 17,2017   4:02 pm
Mumbai, July 17 (IANS) After sparking off a controversy with his nepotism debate at the IIFA Awards in New Jersey over the weekend, filmmaker Karan Johar, actors Saif Ali Khan and Varun Dhawan received flak on social media with Twitteraties calling their act "disappointing". View More..