|BIRTHDAY||7 January, 1967|
|BIRTH PLACE||Jaipur , Rajasthan|
|AGE (in 2018)||51 Years Old|
|HEIGHT||in centimeters- 183 cm
in meters- 1.83 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 0”
|WEIGHT||in Kilograms- 75 kg
in Pounds- 165.35 lbs
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Irrfan Khan was born on 07-01-1967 in Jaipur in the state of Rajasthan, India. He is an Indian Film Actor, Film Producer, Television Actor & Theatre Actor who best known for his work in Hindi, English, Bengali and Telugu films.
Born as SahabzadeIrfan Ali Khan, he is an actor from India mainly associated with Bollywood and has also appeared in Hollywood and British films.
He received a scholarship to study at the National School of Drama when he was pursuing his MA degree in 1984. Seeking opportunities in acting, Irrfan Khan moved to Mumbai. There he started acting in television serials and telefilms. Some of the television soaps he appeared include ‘Chandrakanta, Bharat EkKhoj, AnooGoonj, Sparsh, and BanegiApniBaat. He also played the main antagonist in the television series ‘Darr’ that was aired on Star Plus. He portrayed Lenin in a Doordarshan teleplay titled, ‘LaalGhaas Par NeeleGhode’.
His first film cameo was in the 1988 movie ‘Salaam Bombay’. However, his role was cut in the final film. He then appeared in a couple of critically acclaimed movies like ‘Such a Long Journey’ and ‘Ek Doctor Ki Maut’. He gained recognition after playing the lead role in the historical movie ‘The Warrior’. Further, he appeared in the critically acclaimed short film ‘Road to Ladakh’ in 2003. He starred in the movie ‘Maqbool’, which also garnered rave reviews by critics. His first Bollywood lead role was in the movie ‘Rog’ in 2005. He went on to win the Best Villain Award at Filmfare awards for his performance in the movie ‘Haasil’. He had a great box-office success with the 2007 film ‘Metro’, the performance which earned him Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor. In the same year, he also appeared in a couple of popular international movies like The Darjeeling Limited and A Mighty Heart. He continued his television career as he hosted shows like “Mano Ya Na Mano’ and ‘KyaaKahein’. He was cast in the role of a police officer in the movie ‘Slumdog Millionaire’. The movie bagged Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a cast in a Motion Picture. He appeared in a biography film ‘Paan Singh Tomar’, which garnered favourable reviews from critics. For his performance in the film, he won the National Film Award for Best Actor in 2012. He was cast in the 3rd Season of HBO Series ‘In Treatment’ in 2010. He starred in the role of Dr.RajitRatha in the film ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’. Irrfan Khan played the role of adult Piscine Molitor Patel in the film ‘Life of Pi’. He appeared in supporting roles in movies like The Xpose, Gunday, and Haider. He starred alongside Amitabh Bachchan and Deepika Padukone in the 2015 film ‘Piku’. He was also cast in ‘Jurassic World’. He appeared alongside Tom Hanks in the 2016 thriller film ‘Inferno’.
|AWARD NAME||AWARD CATEGORY||RECEIPT YEAR||RECEIPT FIELD|
|Padma Shri||Civilian Award||2011||Arts|
He was born to Sahabzade Yaseen Ali Khan and Sayeeda Begum. He is married to writer Sutapa Sikdar since 1995 and the couple together has 2 children.
|Home Town||Khajuriya, Tonk|
|Address||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|College||NSD (National School Of Drama)|
|Qualification||MA and Degree in Dramatic Arts|
|Debut||Film - Salaam Bombay! (1998), and TV - Shrikant (1985)|
|Best Movies||Maqbool (2003), Life in a... Metro (2007), Paan Singh Tomar (2012), Hindi Medium (2017) and others|
|Salary||10-12 Crore INR Per Film|
|Net Worth||$ 10 Million|
|Car Collections||Audi Q5 and Mercedes Benz|
|Favorite Player||Steve Waugh|
|Favorite Actress||Angelina Jolie|
|Favorite Actor||Robert Di Niro and Marlon Brando|
|Favorite Movie||The Men (1950)|
|Favorite Food||Mughlai Food|