Jul 1, 2010


Sahabzade Irrfan Ali Khan popularly known as Irrfan Khan Biography

Sahabzade Irrfan Ali Khan popularly known as Irrfan Khan born on 30th November 1962 a Sagittarius . Irrfan is an actor who has performed in Television, Theatre and Films. He has given outstanding performances in the movies like The Warrior in 2001,Maqbool in 2003, Haasil in 2004, in 2006 The Namesake and the year 2008 brought him out with Slumdog Millionare.

Do you still remember the Vodafone Commercials ? These ads have given him a unique identity as he has got a very appealing and different style of acting .He has won two Filmfare Awards, along with Screen Actors Guild Award, with a nomination of Independent Spirit Award. Irrfan belongs to Jaipur's Muslim Nawab family and his mother's name is Sayeeda Begum father was Jagirdar of Khajuriya village .

Irrfan earned a scholarship to pursue his study at National School of Drama when he was studying for M.A degree,his acting has got a lo of intensity tht directly touches the hearts. Irrfan has tied a knot with writer Sutapa Sikdar who was an NSD graduate having two children Ayan and Babil . Irrfan is also called as the gem of Jaipur, Irrfan's chain of awards is:

* 2003 Filmfare Best Villain Award for Haasil
* 2007 Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award for Life in a Metro
* 2007 Independent Spirit Award: Best Supporting Male for The Namesake
* 2008 IIFA Award:IIFA Best Supporting Actor for Life in a Metro
* 2008 Stardust Best Supporting Actor Award for The Namesake
* 2008 Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Slumdog Millionaire