Saif Ali Khan is one of the most prospering Bollywood actor working in Indian film industry. He has established a successful career in Hindi films. He made his acting debut in 1992 with Yash Chopra’s movie ‘Parampara’. He succeeded in his career after doing films like Salaam Namaste, Race, Parineeta and Omkara. He was last seen in the flick Rangoon.
Real Name : Sajid Ali Khan
Nickname : Saifu, Chote Nawab, Nawab
Profession : Actor and Producer
Date of Birth : 16 August 1970
Age (as in 2017) : 46 Years
Birth Place New Delhi, India
Zodiac sign : Leo
Hometown Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School Lawrence School, Sanawar and Lockers Park School, Hertfordshire, UK
College Winchester College, UK
Educational Qualifications : Not Known
Father- Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi (Former Indian Cricketer)
Mother- Sharmila Tagore (Actress)
Sister- Soha Ali Khan (Actress) Saba Ali Khan (Fashion Designer)
Religion : Islam
Hobbies : Reading graphic novels, playing guitar, travelling
Physical Stats & Features
Height : 5’ 8”
Weight : 78 kg
– Chest: 42 Inches
– Waist: 34 Inches
– Biceps: 16 Inches
Eye Color : Brown
Hair Color : Black
Film Debut: Parampara (1993)
Marital Status : Married
Affairs/Girlfriends : Amrita Singh (Actress), Kareena Kapoor (Actress)
Wife/Spouse : Amrita Singh (Actress, m.1991-div.2004)
Kareena Kapoor (Actress, m.2012-present)
Son- Ibrahim Ali Khan, Taimur Ali Khan Pataudi
Daughter- Sara Ali Khan
Salary : 15 crore/film (INR)
Net Worth : $40 million
Saif will act in the Hindi adaptation of the 2014 Hollywood comedy-drama, ‘Chef’. Saif Ali Khan will be seen in writer Akshat Verma’s debut direction. The film is titled as “Kaalakaandi”. The film is about six characters, set in one night, and encompasses the dark and bright side of life in Mumbai. It will release on September 8, 2017.
He will also be seen in Gauravv K Chawla’s Baazaar. It is Drama film and Saif Ali Khan, Rohan Mehra in lead roles alongwith Chitrangada Singh.
Some Interesting Facts about Saif Ali Khan
- Saif is of Muslim, Afghan ancestry, has the Nawabs of Pataudi ancestry from his father’s side and of Bengali Tagore ancestry from his mother’s side.
- His paternal grandfather, Iftikhar Ali Khan Pataudi, played cricket for England and after 1947 for India as a captain. Saif is the 10th Nawab of Pataudi State in Haryana.
- Saif Ali Khan got married to actress Amrita Singh (12 years older to him) at a young age and was only 20 years of age when he had his first child.
- He made the debut with Yash Chopra’s Parampara but became successful with films like Main Khiladi Tu Anari and Yeh Dillagi which was two years later from entering the B-World.
- He initially rejected the film Dil Chahta Hai (2001), but later he agreed which paid him dividend as he won a lot of awards for his role as Sameer in the film, and proved to be career turning.
- He was secretly in a live-in relationship with Kareena Kapoor. In October 2007, for the first time they made their relationship official.
- He loves playing guitar and occasionally performs live concerts.