Hina Khan (born on 2nd October 1987) is an Indian television and film actress who is famous for her role as Akshara in the Star Plus serial Ye Rishta Kya Kehlata hai.
She also received a lot of fandom as Komolika in the serial Kasauti Zindagii Kay. She also took part in The Big Boss 11 and became the first runner up in 2017. She is one of the television (Hindi) industry’s highest-paid actress.
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Hina Khan Actress, Biography, Tv-Shows, Career
|Hina or Hindu
|163cm or 1.63m or 5’4”
|55kg or 121lbs
|TV: Ye Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai (2009)
|Date of birth
|2nd October 1987 (32 years as of 2020)
|Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India
|Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India
|Colonel’s Central Academy School of Management, Gurgaon
|Jayant (Rocky) Jaiswal (Supervising Producer)
|Aamir Khan (younger)
|Rs. 2.2lakhs per episode (in YRKKH)
Early life and background
Khan was born in a Kashmiri Muslim family in Srinagar. She belongs to a family of four and has younger brother Aamir Khan who is the owner of a travel agency company. She went to the CCA School of Management in Gurgaon, Delhi and completed her Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from there in 2009.
She was about to join an air hostess course in 2008 when she had malaria and had to leave the course, it was during that time that she was offered the role of Akshara which she accepted. She attended a two-week acting crash course From Amardeep Jha before moving ahead. She always says that acting came to her life by chance.
Akshara is in a relationship with Ye Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai ‘s Supervising producer Rocky Jaiswal since 2014. The actor is in life in relationship with the producer. During her shooting in Khatron Ke Khiladi 8, she revealed that she suffers from Asthma.
- Food – Mughlai cuisine and Samosa
- Actor – Salman Khan, Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan
- Actress – Kajol and Priyanka Chopra
- Song – “Lag Ja Gale” from film Woh Kaun Thi (1964)
- TV show – Qubool hai
- Colour – Light blue
- Perfume – Burberry and Love of Pink by Lacoste
- Restaurant – Veda in Connaught Place, New Delhi
- Destination – Italy, Paris, Goa, Kerala and London
Hina made her television debut with the role of Akshara in the Star Plus show Ye Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai and did the show for 8 years after which she quit in November 2016 to pursue other projects. After the show, she took part in the reality TV Khatron Ke Khiladi season 8 in 2017 and emerged as the first runner up.
She entered the Big Boss house in 30th September 2017 as a celebrity contestant where she also took the title of the first runner up. She made a number of controversial statements in the show on stars like Sanjeeda Sheikh, Karan Wahi, Kishwer Merchant, Gauhar Khan, Rithvik Dhanjani and Karan Patel. She also received a lot of comments due to her fights with contestant Shilpa Shinde. In 2018, she took up the role of Komolika in Star Plus’s Kasauti Zindagii Kay.
In March 2018, she appeared in a Punjabi music video with Sonu Thukral and also in July in the music video Bhasoodi. On 31st March she signed her digital debut with the Ankoosh Bhatt short film SmartPhone opposite Kunal Roy Kapoor. In the same year, she signed her debut film Lines alongside Farida Jalal, directed by Hussain Khan and penned by Rahat Kazmi and Shakti Singh.
On 2nd January 2019, the actor signed for another short film Soulmate opposite actor Vivan Bhatena, directed by Pawan Sharma. In March she revealed her signing her second film Hacked with director Vikram Bhatt alongside Rohan Shah.
In May she shot for the film Wish List directed by Rahat Kazmi opposite Jitendra Rai. In September she signed for the Indo Hollywood film The Country of the Blind, directed by Rahat Kazmi. She also signed for the physiological drama Damaged 2, a digital series. She signed a Zee5 Horror film opposite Kushal Tandon in January 2020.
The star has appeared as a guest in Kayamath(2009), Sapna Babul Ka….. Bidaai(2010), Chand Chupa Badal Mein (2010), Chef Pankaj ka Zayka(2011) and as Panellist in Big Boss 10 (2016) to support Rohan Mehra. She was named in the Top 50 Sexiest Asian Women List by Eastern Eye in 2013, 2014, 2015,2016 and 2017. She was listed eight in 35 Hottest Actresses in Indian Television by MensXP.com in 2014. She was named 4th in Television’s Top 10 Actress by Rediff.
She earned the title of Sher Khan in Big Boss 11. She November 2017 she was named as the most loved contestant by Ornax Media. On 25th December she was named as one of the Top 30 TV Personality of 2017 by Sabras Radio. She was named the Most Favourite Actress of 2017 by Biz Asia.
She won the Pink Villa award for Most Stylish TV Actress of 2017. On 25 January 2018, she won the Most Stylish TV Personality Award by Hindustan Times. She the showstopper on Lakme Fashion Week for the Kolkata based label Osaa by Adarsh. On 7th March 2018, she won Power Woman awards at Power Women Fiesta Awards 2018. In March she appeared on the magazine cover of Fit look magazine. On 2nd April age walked the ramp for Streax Professional in Mumbai for Marigold.
On 2nd April the star was awarded the Rajiv Gandhi Global Excellence Award by the former Chief Minister of Delhi Smt. Sheila Dikshit. She was also awarded the Style Diva of Television Industry at 11th Gold Awards and Stylish Personality of the Year at Iconic Achievers Awards 2018, in Mumbai. Hina was on the cover of December 2018 edition of FHM India.
- Hina wanted to be a journalist as a kid.
- She was born into a Kashmiri Muslim family.
- The actor had applied for an air hostess course when she was caught with malaria and could do the course but was offered a role as an actor.
- The star attended a two-week acting crash course from Amardeep Jha before joining YRKKH.
- During her YRKKH days, she was offered a role in a mega Telegu film but declined the offer due to her commitments in the show due to which she was unavailable for the 60 days schedule.
- She is very brand cautious.
- She won the Dada Saheb Phalke award for popular Best Actress in 2014.
- In 2013 and 14 she was ranked as 50th Sexiest Asian Woman by Eastern eye.
- In 2017, she became runner up of Khatron Ke Khiladi on Colors TV.
- She entered the Big Boss 11 house in 2017 where she met her close friend Priyank Sharma.