Fawad Afzal Khan is the most famous and loved actor of Pakistan. He is a singer turned actor who blew the minds of his followers whenever he sings or act. Fawad is known not only for his acting prowess but his good looks too as he has worked not only in Pakistan but in India and got fame and love from both sides.
Education and Age of Fawad Afzal Khan
Fawad was born on 29th November 1981 (Age: 35 years) in Lahore. Due to his father’s job, Fawad lived abroad till he turned 13, completed his A-Levels from Lahore Grammar School (LGS) and later studied engineering in computer from National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences (NUCES).
Fawad Khan Band, Dramas and Films
Fawad Khan started his career in the entertainment industry as a singer and formed his band named Entity Paradigm along with Ahmed Ali Butt and others. Their first song was the inscription track for TV Series Jutt and Bond which also happened to be the acting debut for Fawad Khan. Later they made a rock album called Irtiqa that absolutely shook Pakistan’s music industry. The band disbanded later in 2012 as Fawad moved ahead to focus more on his acting career. EP however collaborated again for Coke Studio Season 3 where they performed Bolo Bolo and after that Fawad made his acting debut in television.
He featured in a comic series Jutt and Bond with his friend Ahmed Ali Butt. Then he starred in Khuda Ke Liye where he did a supporting role. Khuda Ke Liye also marked Fawad’s cinematic debut in Pakistan as it opened doors for some more projects like Dil Deke Jaenge, Satrangi and Jeevan Ki Rahon Main. Then came drama seriel Dastaan where Fawad played his trademark lover boy with his co-star Sanam Baloch. Hassan’s character in the drama started a ripple effect of success Fawad has now. He then played the character of a rural guy in Akbari Asghari followed by Kuch Pyaar Ka Pagal Pan Bhi Tha.
Then came Sarmad Khoosat’s Humsafar which proved to be a lucky charm in Fawad’s career. Fawad and his leading actress Mahira Khan became dazzling stars and household names. He played Ashar Hussain a muddled, semantic and mollycoddle boy in the drama and his character accumulated huge fan following for him. His pair with Mahira Khan was extremely loved by the audience that landed many advertisement campaigns after that. Another of his drama Zindagi Gulzar Hai also paralleled the success of Humsafar and became more successful in India than in Pakistan. Due to his immense following two other dramas of his Ashk and Numm also got noticed.
Bollywood Films of Fawad
With increasing success, Fawad got his Bollywood film with Sonam Kapoor titled as Khoobsurat for which he got Filmfare Award for Best Debut Male. His next film Kapoor and Sons got him critical acclaim where he played a very unconventional character. He also got a cameo in Ae Dil Hai Mushkil but later due to rising problems between India and Pakistan, he was forced to stop ating in Bollywood which brought the star back to Pakistani film industry and he signed two films.
Highly anticipated Maula Jutt directed by Bilal Lashari which will be his comeback for bilal after Waar. Fawad is playing the nominal role of Maula Jutt while the villain role will be done by Hamza Ali Abbasi. Maula Jutt 2 is the remake of the Punjabi classic of the same name as Fawad will do Sultan Rahi’s role. His second venture is Albela Rahi which is a biopic and Fawad will play the role of singer Alamgir.
Fawad Khan Wife, Marriage and Children
Fawad got married with her cousin Sadaf Fawad Khan and has two children; a son named Ayan Khan and a daughter named Elayna Khan. He proposed to his wife in very young age and got married in 2005. Fawad is a diabetic as he got diabetes type 1 after an accident where his pancreas was injured. He also partners with his wife in a clothing brand named as ‘Silk by Fawad’.
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Pictures of Fawad Khan
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