Eijaz Khan is an Indian actor who mainly works in the Hindi film and television industry. He is known for portraying Jassi in Bollywood film, “Tanu Weds Manu” and “Tanu Weds Manu Returns”. Eijaz also worked in popular TV serials like “Kkavyanjali” and “Kya Hoga Nimmo Ka”.
Along with his filming and television career Eijaz also made his appearance in popular web series, “City of Dreams” and music videos. Recently he participated in the Indian TV reality show Bigg Boss 14 along with Pavitra Punia, Jasmin Bhasin and Nikki Tamboli.
Eijaz Khan Wiki/Biography
Born on 28 August 1975, Eijaz Khan’s age is 45 Years as of 2020. He was born and brought up in a middle-class family from Hyderabad, Telangana, India.
He did his schooling from OLPS High School, Chembur in Mumbai. After that, he went to Datta Megha College of Engineering, Mumbai from where he received his engineering degree in civil engineering.
He has also joined the School of International Service in American University, Washington, DC to complete his master’s degree.
|Full Name||Eijaz Khan|
|Date of Birth||28 August 1975|
|Birth Place||Hyderabad, Telangana|
|Profession||Actor and Model|
|Debut||Film: Thakshak in 1999|
TV: Kahiin To Hoga in 2003
|Famous For||Bigg Boss 14 Contestant|
|School||OLPS High School, Mumbai|
|College / University||Datta Megha College of Engineering, Mumbai|
|Net Worth||INR 19.7 Crore (Verified)|
Family, Girlfriend & Relationships
Eijaz Khan belongs to a middle-class Muslim family from Hyderabad, Telangana, India. He follows the disciples of the Islam religion and holds an Indian nationality.
His father’s name is Satar Khan who is an employee in a private company in Mumbai. while his mother was a homemaker. Both got separated when he was only 3 years old.
He spends his childhood with his father and brother in Mumbai. His mother and sister used to live in Hyderabad, India.
In 1982, he went to Hyderabad to meet his mother as she was on her death bed (suffering from Parkinson’s disease). After 4 months he returned back to Mumbai.
His mother died in 1991 and after many years he got to know about the death news. Later, he decided to live with his sister and started to find his sister as there was no communication between them after their parents separated.
After completing early education, Ejiaz started facing problems with his father and brother due to their different lifestyles. To focus on study, he left his home and enrolled himself at engineering college.
Eijaz Khan’s marital status is unmarried. Currently, he is not dating anyone and not even married yet.
According to the reports, he fell in love with his co-star Anita Hassanandani while working in the Hindi TV serial, Kkavyanjali and the two were also engaged.
After sometime Eijaz started ignoring Anita as he was dating a Canadian singer named Natalie Di Luccio and Nidhi Kashyap. Eijaz met Natalie Di Luccio at the airport where he returned her lost passport.
In 2013, Anita tied the knot with her boyfriend Rohit Reddy in Goa.
|Father Name||Satar Khan|
|Mother Name||Not Known|
|Brother Name||Imran Khan|
|Sister Name||Varuna Raina Makan|
Natalie Di Luccio
Eijaz Khan is a handsome guy with a dashing personality. He has a strong body build up with cute looks and an impressive physique.
His height is 169 m and his body weight is around 79 Kg. He is of rhomboid muscular body type with a fit and healthy body. His hair color is black and he has shimmering black color eyes.
|Height (approx)||in centimeters: 173 cm|
in meters: 1.73 m
in feet inches: 5’ 7”
|Weight (approx)||in kilograms: 79 kg|
in pounds: 174 lbs
Eijaz Khan started his career as a model and participated in local modeling and fashion events.
He made his acting debut on the big screen with his appearance in the film “Thakshak” in 1999. Since then he made his prominent appearance in many popular Hindi movies in supporting roles.
He worked in movies like Maine Dil Tujhko Diya, Just Married, Kuch Na Kaho, Tanu Weds Manu, Tanu Weds Manu Returns, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, Upstarts and Shaan.
Eijaz made his debut on the television screen with the TV serial “Kahin To Hoga”.
Since then he worked in various TV serials like Kayaamat, Kkusum, Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, Doli Saja Ke, Karam Apnaa Apnaa, Balika Vadhu, Yeh Hai Mohabbatein, Tenali Rama and Bepanah Pyaar.
He featured in TV commercials like Breeze, Chloromint, TVS Victor and BSNL. He also appeared in episodic TV serials like Encounter, CID and Kashmakash.
In 2012, he participated in the TV reality show “Jhalak Dikhla Ja” as a contestant.
In 2019, he also worked in popular web series like “Halala” and “City of Dreams” which were premiered on the Ullu App and Hotstar digital platform.
Eijaz recently entered Bigg Boss 14 house as a contestant.
Eijaz Khan won many prestigious awards throughout his career in the film and television industry.
In 2005, He has won the “Best Onscreen Couple Award” with Anita Hiranandani at Indian Telly Awards.
He received the “Best Dress Man Award” at the “Zee Gold Awards” in 2007. He also bagged awards for “Best Onscreen Jodi of the Decade” and “Best Actor” at Garv Indian TV Awards in 2014 and 2017.
Along with these prestigious awards, he won almost all television awards for his role in the popular TV serial “Kkavyanjali”.
|Email ID||[email protected]|
|Residence Address||Mumbai, Maharashtra|
Facts and Information
Many times he suffered from depression and anxiety due to various problems in his personal life. Once he was depressed, he went to Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh for three months.
He is an animal lover and owns a pet dog.
He follows a non-vegetarian diet.
He is an ardent devotee of Lord Ganesha.
He is often spotted drinking alcohol in parties.
In a day, he used to smoke two packets of cigarettes, but later he quit smoking shared on Instagram.
Eijaz is a bike enthusiast, and he owns a Yezdi bike.
His favorite holiday destination is New York and his favorite food is typical South Indian food.
His blood group is B+.
He has got total five tattoos inked on his body; ‘a flying horse, Pegasus.’ on shoulder, ‘intricate arctic wolf howling at the moon’ on pelvis, words ‘Respect’ and ‘Believe’ on arm, his surname on other arm and last is VIP Kameena.
At the age 20 he started learning guitar.
During college days, he used to sell ICICI bonds at Chembur and his first income was Rs 5000.
He was admitted in hospital due to Typhoid in 2019.
He likes gymming, traveling, dancing, listening to music, surfing social media as his hobbies. He is a fan of Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor and The Kapil Sharma Show.