Fawad Afzal Khan is a Pakistani actor, singer and model. He is most widely recognized for his performance in the 2007 movie Khuda Kay Liye by Shoaib Mansoor where he played a character named Sarmad. This is a story about the war between the Fundamentalists and the Liberal Muslims. FawadKhan is also widely known for being the lead singer of Pakistani rock band Entity Paradigm.
He married Sadaf Fawad Khan on November 12, 2005. He has a son, Ayaan Khan, who was born in 2008. The family currently resides in Lahore, Pakistan.
Fawad had been interested in the media business ever since childhood and his introduction into the world of show business was, as he puts it, “quite planned.”Fawad’s first public performance was in a high school play directed by a friend of his, Zain Ahmed. The play caught the attention of director Shahzad Anjum, who helped Fawad into the media world. Fawad first found fame when he was 22-years old by playing bumbling spy role in Jutt and Bond which also starred his friend and co-band member, Ahmed Ali Butt.He and Butt started their band, Entity Paradigm, around this time.
Fawad starred in a number of drama serials until he was finally opted as the role Sarmad in the movie Khuda Kay Liye.
In year 2008,Fawad appeared in Anjum Shehzad’s travel and adventure drama series Satrangi. Fawad portrayed the role of an engineering student who hires a mini-bus and takes his six friend to a trip around the country. Fawad had also wrote and sang the original soundtrack of the drama.
Fawad has been seen in various commercial advertisements for companies like Olper’s, Pepsi and Mobilink Jazz . He has also walked the ramp for designer Muneeb Nawaz and in the following year Khan modeled for clothing brand Levi’s Pakistan and fashion designer Ammar Belal.
In year 2010 Fawad’s band, Entity Paradigm, which broke up around 2007,got reunited and performed Bolo Bolo in Season 3 of popular television music series Coke Studio. Later in the year EP also released their breakthrough album Shor Macha. In which the title track with strong patriotic message became relatively more popular. Fawad, at the launch of the album, commented on the track, “The message is for people to stop complaining and start acting.
In the same year Fawad landed a lead role of Hassan beside actress Sanam Baloch who portrayed the role of Bano, in director Haissam Hussain’s mega project Dastaan on Hum TV. Fawad stated in telephonic interview with breakfast show, Morning with Hum, that Dastaan was a project that “could not be refused.” The serial received a lot of praise from audiences and went on to receive many awards and nominations.
Fawad’s newest drama serial is an adaptation of writer Farhat Ishtiaq’s novel, Humsafar. The cast includes Mahira Khan, Atiqa Odho and VJ turned actress Naveen Waqar.Fawad is also set to play lead in another of Farhat Ishtiaq’s dramas directed by award-winning director Mehreen Jabbar. Both the serials are produced by MD Productions for Hum TV.
Fawad Afzal Khan
Star : Sagittarius
Gender : Male
Occupation : Model, Film Actor, Television Actor, Singer, Guitarist
Spouse: Sadaf Fawad Khan (12 November 2005 – present) 1 child
Hometown : Lahore, Pakistan
Hair : Black
Eye Color : Brown
Height: 5′ 7″
Marital Status : Married
Languages : English, Urdu
Children: Ayaan Khan – 2008 (2 years old)
Education: Fawad did his A-Level from LGS Lahore,afterward completed his Bachelors Degree from National University Of Computer and Emerging Sciences(FAST, Lahore)
2000 : Jutt and Bond Bond G Kaboom
- Dil Dekay Jaien Gay Arsalan Geo TV
- Satrangi Behzaad Geo TV
- Rubber Band cameo role Khan appeared in the parody video of String’s song Zinda Hoon. Actor Noman Ijaz also made special appearance in the video.
2009 : Jeevan Ki Rahon Mein Adil Geo TV
2010: Dastaan Hassan Won Annual Pakistan Media Awards for Best TV Actor Hum TV
- Akbari Asghari Asghar Hum TV
- Kuch Pyar Ka Pagal Pan Bhi Tha Mujtaba Ary Digital
- Humsafar Ashar Hum TV
- Mata-e-Jaan Ebaad Pre-Production Hum TV