Fawad Khan is a popular Pakistani actor and singer, who has witnessed a cult following in Bollywood as well. He has shown his acting talent in both television and movie world. He is best known for playing the role of Ashar Hussain in the famous Pakistani television show “Humsafar”. His debut movie “Khuda Ke Liye” was a huge commercial success. His acting skill is also being appreciated in Indian movies like “Khoobsurat” (2015) and “Kapoor & Sons”(2016).
Early Life and Background
Fawad Khan was born on 29th November 1981 in Karachi, Pakistan. He spent his childhood mostly in Riyadh and Manchester. When he was 15 years old, his family returned to Pakistan. Fawad completed his school education from Lahore Grammar School. Thereafter, he joined National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, Lahore and acquired bachelor’s degree in computer engineering.
He started his career as a television actor with “ Jutt and Bond” in the year 2000. Later , he went on to act in several popular television serials namely “ Humsafar”,”Dastaan”, “Akbari Asghari” , “ “Zindagi Gulzar Hai” and many more. He began his career as a movie actor with the film called “Khuda Ke Liye” in 2007. He also did a cameo appearance in “Ho Mann Jahaan”. Fawad has acted in two Bollywood movies so far and has won the heart of Indian masses. Apart from this, he is a model, singer , writer and a producer. In addition to this, he has been associated with many humanitarian causes and has contributed a lot to raise awareness about cancer. In his glorious career, Fawad has received many awards and accolades like “ Lux Style Awards”,”Pakistan Media Awards”, “International Indian Film Academy Awards” and so on.
Fawad Khan – Wife and son
The 1.8 meter tall actor married his long time girlfriend Sadaf Khan on 12 November 2005.The couple is blessed with a son called Ayaan.
Fawad Khan – Net Worth and Movie Fees
As per media reports, Fawad Khan charges approximately 2 crore for a movie and has a net worth of $ 2 million.
Fawad Khan – Upcoming Movies
In 2016, the prolific actor has two Bollywood movies lined up for release, which include Ae Dil Hai Mushkil which is directed and produced by Karan Johar. The movie co-stars Anushka Sharma, Aishwarya Rai and Ranbir Kapoor. He also has another movie called ‘Albela Rahi’. In 2017, Fawad Khan has signed up for a Pakistani movie called ‘ Maula Jutt 2’