|Sajid Khan Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 8 in|
|Date of Birth||November 23, 1970|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Sajid Khan is an Indian director, writer, comedian, actor, television presenter, and reality television personality. He has worked on various movies such as Heyy Babyy, Housefull, Housefull 2, Housefull 4, Darna Zaroori Hai, Himmatwala, Humshakals, Main Hoon Na, Jhooth Bole Kauwa Kaate, Happy New Year, and Mujhse Shaadi Karogi. In 2022, it was announced that Sajid Khan would appear as a contestant on Bigg Boss 16.
Sajid Kamran Khan
Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Sajid Khan attended Maneckji Cooper School in Mumbai and completed his primary education. He eventually graduated from Mithibai College, a college affiliated with the University of Mumbai.
Director, Writer, Comedian, Actor, Television Presenter, Reality Television Personality
- Father – Kamran Khan (Film Producer, Stuntman, Actor)
- Mother – Menaka Khan (née Irani)
- Siblings – Farah Khan Kunder (Older Sister) (Film Director, Film Producer, Actor, Dancer, Choreographer, Television Personality)
- Others – Shirish Kunder (Brother-In-Law (Film Writer, Producer, Director, Editor, Composer), Czar (Nephew), Diva (Niece), Anya (Niece), Honey Irani (Maternal Aunt) (Actor, Screenwriter), Javed Akhtar (Ex-Maternal Uncle) (Lyricist, Poet, Screenwriter, Political Activist), Daisy Irani (Maternal Aunt) (Actor), K.K. Shukla (Maternal Uncle, Deceased) (Screenwriter), Farhan Akhtar (First Cousin) (Film Director, Screenwriter, Actor, Playback Singer, Producer, Television Host), Zoya Akhtar (First Cousin) (Film Director, Screenwriter), Sarosh Irani (Maternal Uncle), Mona Rajput (Maternal Aunt)
5 ft 8 in or 173 cm
87 kg or 192 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Sajid Khan has dated –
- Gauhar Khan – He was previously involved with television personality and actor Gauhar Khan and the duo even got engaged in 2003. However, the engagement was later called off.
- Neeru Bajwa (2010)
- Jacqueline Fernandez (2011-2013) – He started going out with Sri Lankan actor Jacqueline Fernandez while filming Housefull 2 in 2011 in London, England. The couple was seen together on various occasions as well as they went together to Riteish Deshmukh and Genelia D’Souza‘s marriage party. Their relationship was covered actively by the media and it was also speculated that Sajid Khan and Jacqueline Fernandez were about to get married. However, things did not work out as he became too possessive with his girlfriend and used to tell her which movies she should do and which she should not. They parted ways in May 2013.
Race / Ethnicity
Sajid Khan Facts
- He appeared as Chunky in the 1998 Hindi comedy film Jhooth Bole Kauwa Kaate, starring Anil Kapoor and Juhi Chawla.
- Sajid Khan’s career as a director started with the 2006 Hindi-language anthology horror thriller film Darna Zaroori Hai. It stars Amitabh Bachchan, Anil Kapoor, Suniel Shetty, Arjun Rampal, Riteish Deshmukh, Bipasha Basu, Randeep Hooda, Mallika Sherawat, Rajpal Yadav, Sonali Kulkarni, and Makarand Deshpande.
- Alongside Terrence Lewis and Shilpa Shetty, Sajid served as a judge on the celebrity dance reality television show Nach Baliye Season 5 and Nach Baliye Season 6.
- He hosted the Hindi talk television series Yaaron Ki Baraat in 2016.
- In the wake of the “MeToo” movement in India, many women (including Mandana Karimi, Saloni Chopra, Rachel White, Simran Suri, Marina Kuwar, Aahana Kumra, Dimple Paula, Rani Chatterjee, Sherlyn Chopra, Kanishka Soni, and journalist Karishma Upadhyay) have accused Sajid Khan of s*xual harassment since October 2018.
- Following the accusations of s*xual harassment, Sajid Khan was banned from directing films by the Indian Film and Television Directors’ Association. However, the ban was lifted the following year.
- In 2022, Sajid Khan started appearing as a contestant in the 16th season of the Hindi-language reality TV series Bigg Boss, hosted by Salman Khan. Sajid’s fellow contestants for the season included Nimrit Kaur Ahluwalia, Ankit Gupta, Shalin Bhanot, Archana Gautam, Shiv Thakare, Soundarya Sharma, Sumbul Touqeer Khan, Tina Datta, Sreejita De, and others.
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