Nick Name: Cowboy Junior, FK Junior
Date of Birth (Birthday): 8 March, 1974
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Black
Education: Graduate in Business Management from University of Massachusetts, USA
Marital Status: Single
Languages: Hindi, English
Hobbies: Perform Real Stunts
Contact Address: Sunshine, Jasawala Wadi, Juhu Road, Mumbai 400 049
Father’s Name: Feroz Khan
Mother’s Name: Sundari Khan
Sister(s): Laila Khan-Rajpal
Spouse: Natasha Madhwani
Favourite Drink: Gin & Tonic
Favourite Book: Notes To Myself by Hugh Prather
Likes: Game of Life
Hobbies: Perform Real Stunts
Attractive and charismatic, when Fardeen Khan arrived at the acting scene he slipped into his roles easily. It helped that his family has been such a big part of movies. A tryst with cocaine and bad publicity later his fans saw less of him but with a good line-up of releases in 2009, he seems to be picking up where he left off.
Basics on Fardeen
Fardeen Khan was born on 8th March 1974 to Sundari and Feroz Khan. His father is an actor turned director. His uncle Sanjay Khan was also an actor. His cousin Zayed Khan recently moved into acting while his cousin Susanne Khan’s husband is Hrithik Roshan.
He completed a degree in business management at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and came back to India to hone his acting skills at the Kishore Namit Kapoor’s Acting Institute.
He was dating actress Pooja Bhatt and model Ruhin Khan. In 2005, he married actress Mumtaz’s daughter Natasha Madhwani.
Fardeen was alleged to have been purchasing cocaine at an ATM which led to his arrest and a subsequent bail in 2001.
Fardeen Khan’s Movies
1998 to 2001 Fardeen Khan made his debut in Prem Agaan (1998) which was directed by his father Feroz Khan. The movie failed but Fardeen received a Filmfare Best Debut Award for his role. His second movie Ram Gopal Varma’s Jungle (2000) opposite Urmila Matondkar was a success. In Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya (2001) he played a photographer whose flirtatious nature attracts a stalker.
2002 to 2005 The movies that followed were average performers and some were outright flops like Om Jai Jagadish (2002), Khushi (2003), and Fida (2004). Bhoot (2003) and Dev (2004) were on the successful side.
2006 to 2009 In the comedy Heyy Babyy (2007) Fardeen Khan was seen with Aftab Shivdasani and Ritesh Deshmukh. The movie was quite successful.
His movies in 2009 are Qurbani, Dulha Mil Gaya, Acid Factory, Life Partner and Jai Veeru.
|1998||Prem Agan||Suraj Singh||Winner, Filmfare Best Debut Award|
|2000||Jungle||Siddharth “Siddhu” Sharma|
|2001||Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya||Jai|
|2001||Love Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega||Rahul Khanna|
|2001||Hum Ho Gaye Aapke||Rishi Oberoi|
|2002||Kitne Door Kitne Paas||Jatin|
|2002||Kuch Tum Kaho Kuch Hum Kahein||Abhay Vishnu Pratap Singh|
|2002||Om Jai Jagadish||Jai Batra|
|2005||No Entry||Shekhar ‘Sunny’|
|2005||Shaadi No. 1||Raj|
|2005||Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena||Arjun Verma|
|2007||Just Married||Abhay Sachdeva|
|2009||All The Best – Fun Begins||Veer|
|2010||Dulha Mil Gaya||Donsai||Released|