Born in a family that has strong ties in the film industry, it wasn’t too long before Arbaaz Khan jumped into Bollywood. Born in 1967, he started his career as an actor and then decided to switch to the production aspect of films later on.
Arbaaz had big shoes to fill with his older brother,
, being a superstar actor. He has held many leading and supporting roles in movies throughout his acting career. He is well known for his supporting roles in Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na in which he appeared with his brother
and Dabangg 1 and 2 in which he worked with his other brother Salman Khan. He is currently working on a comedy film, Kis Kisko Pyaar Karu, alongside
from Comedy Nights with Kapil.
2010 was a great year for Arbaaz as he ventured into production and established his own production house, Arbaaz Khan Productions. This led to the creation of the blockbuster Dabangg. The movie grossed over US 34 million dollars and won various awards at Filmfare, IIFA, and Zee Cine Awards. This prompted the production of Dabangg 2 which also received a warm welcome in the box office throughout the world.
Arbaaz has a son, Arhaan, with his wife Malaika Arora Khan. Malaika is also an actress and famous for her item numbers most notably for her performance in Dabangg’s “Muni Badnaam Hui”. The two met at a coffee ad shoot and got married in 1998. Arbaaz has two brothers, Salman and Sohail, and two sisters, Arpita and Alvira.