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

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..

Sudheer Babu kicked about Gopichand biopic

    Updated On : Jul 17,2017   1:20 pm
Chennai, July 17 (IANS) Actor Sudheer Babu, seen in films such as "Baaghi" and "Shamanthakamani", is excited about being part of the yet-untitled Telugu-Hindi biopic on Badminton champion Pullela Gopichand. View More..

Nepotism rocks: Karan Johar gets back at Kangana again

    Updated On : Jul 16,2017   8:40 pm
New York, July 16 (IANS) Filmmaker Karan Johar, along with actors Saif Ali Khan and Varun Dhawan -- all of whom belong to film families -- didn't shy away from raking up the nepotism debate once again at the IIFA Awards event here on Sunday night. View More..

IIFA 2017: Shahid, Alia win Best Actors, 'Neerja' Best Film

    Updated On : Jul 16,2017   4:00 pm
New York, July 16 (IANS) In a city that never sleeps, the Metlife Stadium came alive with the IIFA Awards celebration here on Saturday night, with Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt becoming proud winners of the Best Actor trophies for their remarkable work in "Udta Punjab". View More..

The IIFA script: Going behind the scenes

    Updated On : Jul 14,2017   7:40 pm
New York, July 14 (IANS) As filmmaker Karan Johar and actor Saif Ali Khan gear up to get their host duties right for the main IIFA awards gala here on Saturday night, the organisers say almost over a month goes behind the scripting of the final show, which must have the right mix of humour, audience engagement and entertainment. View More..

Saif Ali Khan to star in Netflix series 'Sacred Games'

    Updated On : Jul 14,2017   2:50 pm
Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) Actor Saif Ali Khan has been roped in by US-based on-demand streaming website Netflix to appear in its upcoming original series "Sacred Games". View More..

Amrita, I on same page about Sara's acting debut: Saif

    Updated On : Jun 28,2017   7:00 pm
Mumbai, June 28 (IANS) Actor Saif Ali Khan says he is "fully supportive" of his daughter Sara's acting ambitions. He has clarified that rumours suggesting that he and his former wife Amrita Singh are on different pages regarding the issue, are "fictitious". View More..

Varun Dhawan finds love for 'other life forms'

    Updated On : Jun 23,2017   1:16 pm
Mumbai, June 23 (IANS) Actor Varun Dhawan says he feels bad that he spent 30 years neglecting "other life forms", but has now pledged to care for them. View More..

I get worried watching Varun on shows: KJo

    Updated On : Jun 19,2017   7:04 pm
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Filmmaker Karan Johar says he gets worried when he sees actor Varun Dhawan performing at any show. View More..

Bollywood incomplete without Karan Johar: Saif Ali Khan

    Updated On : Jun 19,2017   4:30 pm
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Actor Saif Ali Khan says Bollywood is incomplete without the presence of filmmaker Karan Johar. View More..

Hrithik didn't want another remake after 'Knight and Day': Siddharth

    Updated On : Jun 18,2017   3:26 pm
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) Hrithik Roshan would have been "great" to play the title role in the Indian remake of Hollywood film "Rambo" but the actor was not keen to do another remake after "Bang Bang!", the official adaptation of "Knight and Day", says director Siddharth Anand. View More..

Saif to co-host IIFA 1017 with Karan Johar

    Updated On : Jun 14,2017   9:36 pm
Mumbai, June 14 (IANS) Bollywood star Saif Ali Khan will join the inimitable Karan Johar to host the 18th edition of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards in New York next month. He says they have surprises in store. View More..

Kareena has been very helpful: Soha

    Updated On : May 12,2017   8:04 pm
Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) Actress Soha Ali Khan, who is expecting her first child with actor Kunal Kemmu, says her sister-in-law and actress Kareena Kapoor Khan has been giving her diet tips and more for expecting mothers. View More..

Haryana Lokayukta marks probe into arms licence for 'underage' Soha Ali Khan

    Updated On : Apr 29,2017   9:48 pm
Chandigarh, April 29 (IANS) Haryana's Lokayukta has marked an investigation into the grant of an arms licence to actress Soha Ali Khan by the authorities in Gurugram (earlier Gurgaon) in 1996 when she was underage. View More..

I and Saif love watching adventurous TV shows together: Kareena

    Updated On : Mar 01,2017   10:40 pm
Mumbai, March 1 (IANS) Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor on Wednesday said that she and her husband, actor Saif Ali Khan love watching television shows that based on adventure, history of nature and wildlife wherever they get a chance to watch TV together. View More..

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..