Saif Ali Khan Biography
Saif Ali Khan is an Indian Actor born on 16 February 1970 at New Delhi, India.
Saif was born to a Nawab family. His father name is Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi who is the eighth Nawab of Pataudi and a former captain of Indian Cricket Team. His mother is Sharmila Tagore who was a actress in film industry who is also the head of Indian film censorship board. He is having two sisters, Saba Ali Khan and Soha Ali Khan. Saif initially studied at Lawrence School Sanawar and then he went to Lockers Park School in Hertfordshire. Then he moved to Winchester College in UK.
Saif had married to Amrita Singh. They both got divorced in year 2004 after thirteen year of their marrige life. They have two childrens. He is currently dating Kareena Kapoor.
In year 1993, he won Filmfare Best Male Debut Award for his first debut film Aashiq Awara. Then he did Yeh Dillagi which was his first major hit. Then after that he tried some films with leading role but it failed on box office. He got success only with multi starred films like Main Khiladi Tu Anari in year 1994, Imtihaan in year 1995, Kachche Dhaage in year 1999 and Hum Saath-Saath Hain: We Stand United in year 1999. Then he came back in Kya Kehena in year 2000 which was a hit as he was playing a lead role.
In year 2001 he made another film Dil Chahta Hai which was another hit of the year. In year 2003 he came in film Kal Ho Na Ho with shahrukh Khan and Preity Zinta. It becamed the second top grossing film of the year. He won Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award, as well as other awards in that category.
Then in year 2004 he again came in Hum Tum film as lead role. He won the Best Comedian award at the Filmfare. Then in year 2005 he did a film Salaam Namaste which became the top grossing film in overseas market. It was the first Indian film which was entirely shot in Australia. In year 2004 he played a negative role in film Ek Hasina Thi and in Parineeta.
Then in year 2006 he starred a art film Being Cyrus. Then he played another film Omkara for which he recived a positive response from critic.
In year 2007 he did a film Eklavuya: The Royal Gaurd which made a official entry to Oscars. His next film was Ta Ra Rum Pum which was a success.
In year 2008, he starred in film Race which went well on box office. Later he did two more film Tashan and Thoda Pyaar Thoda Magic which didnt went well on box office.
In year 2009, Saif came as a producer. He then setup his own producing company Illuminati films, producing his own film Love Aaj Kal. It was a huge success. Then he starred in film Kurbaan. He got Padma Shri award which is the fourth highest civilian award given by the Government of India. Illuminati Films second film is Agent Vinod directed by Sriram Raghavan.