Saif Ali Khan

Born Aug 16, 1970

Saif Ali Khan is an Indian actor known for his work in Bollywood films . He is the son of the cricket player and last titular Nawab of Pataudi, Mansoor Ali Khan, and actress Sharmila Tagore, a great-grandniece of poet Rabindranath Tagore. Having made his acting debut in 1992 with Yash Chopra's Parampara, Khan had his first success with the 1994 films Main Khiladi Tu Anari and Yeh Dillagi.… Read More

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1970 Birth Khan was born on 16 August 1970 in New Delhi, India.
1971 Birth He is the son of Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, a former captain of the Indian cricket team and the titular Nawab of Pataudi from 1952 until 1971, when the remuneration (privy purses) and privileges of the princes were abolished by the Government of India and official recognition of their titles was ended. … Read More


1991 20 Years Old Khan married actress Amrita Singh, who is 12 years older, in October 1991.
1992 21 Years Old Saif ali Khan is the son of the former Indian cricketer Mansoor Ali Khan and the actress Sharmila Tagore. Having made his acting debut in 1992 with Yash Chopra's Parampara, he had his first success with the 1994 films Main Khiladi Tu Anari and Yeh Dillagi. … Read More
1993 22 Years Old In 1993, he won the Filmfare Best Male Debut Award for Aashiq Awara.
1994 23 Years Old His breakthrough role came in 1994 with Yeh Dillagi opposite Akshay Kumar and Kajol which was his first major hit. … Read More


2001 30 Years Old In 2001 he was cast in Farhan Akhtar's National Film Award-winning Dil Chahta Hai, co-starring Aamir Khan and Akshaye Khanna. … Read More
…  In early 2004, Khan was approached by Sriram Raghavan to star as the globe-trotting bachelor, Karan Singh Rathod, in his directorial debut, Ek Hasina Thi. … Read More
2005 34 Years Old 1 More Event
He won the Filmfare Award for Best Performance in a Comic Role and was conferred the coveted National Film Award for Best Actor in 2005 among much controversy. … Read More
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…  The film premiered at the 2006 Cannes Film Festival and was also selected for screening at the Cairo International Film Festival. … Read More
2007 36 Years Old In 2007, Khan collaborated once again with producer Vidhu Vinod Chopra in the epic drama Eklavya: The Royal Guard, alongside Amitabh Bachchan, Boman Irani, Sharmila Tagore and Vidya Balan. … Read More
2008 37 Years Old Khan received further success in 2008, starring in the Abbas-Mustan thriller Race with an ensemble cast including Anil Kapoor, Akshaye Khanna, Bipasha Basu, Katrina Kaif and Sameera Reddy. The feature was loosely adapted from the 1998 American film Goodbye Lover, and became one of the biggest box office hits in India, earning and grossed over abroad. … Read More
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2009 saw Khan branch out into film producing when he set up his own production company, Illuminati Films, along with Dinesh Vijan. … Read More


2011 40 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2011, he appeared in Prakash Jha's multi-starrer drama Aarakshan. … Read More
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In addition to film acting, Khan is also a stage performer. He was married to actress Amrita Singh for thirteen years; they have two children together. He married actress Kareena Kapoor in 2012.
2013 42 Years Old As at February 2013, Race 2, in which he is the protagonist, was declared a box office semi-hit. … Read More
2014 43 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2014, his first release was Sajid Khan’s Humshakals along with an ensemble cast of Ritesh Deshmukh, Ram Kapoor, Bipasha Basu and Esha Gupta. … Read More
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