Born on July 6, 1968, in Mumbai, Maharashtra, Karim Hajee is a performing artist. He has a twin brother named
Amin Hajee, who is also an actor. He married Shefali Hajee and had a son named Kaashif Hajee. He finished his schooling at St. Andrew’s High School in Mumbai.
He completed his graduation from St. Andrew’s College of Arts, Science and Commerce. He debuted in Bollywood as Luv with film Goonj directed by
Jalal Agha in1989 starring
Juhi Chawla and
Kumar Gaurav. In 1991, Karim worked in the movie Jab Pyar Kiya to Darna Kya by
Joy Augustine featuring
Tom Alter, and Abha Dhulia.
He acted as Jack in the motion picture titled Pehla Nasha by Ashutosh Gowariker in 1993 starring
Deepak Tijori, and
Pooja Bhatt. In 1996, Karim worked as Dulha in the film Papa Kahte Hainby
Mahesh Bhatt featuring
Anupam Kher, and Jugal Hansraj.
He acted as Singer in the motion picture named
Jodhaa Akbar by Ashutosh Gowariker in 2008 starring
Hrithik Roshan, and
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. In 2011, he appeared as Mangu in the film named
My Friend Pinto coordinated by Raaghav Dar featuring
Arjun Mathur, Prateik, and Kalki Koechlin.
He showed up as the father of the lead character in the movie titled Fugly directed by
Kabir Sadanand in 2014 starring
Kiara Advani, Jimmy Sheirgill and
Mohit Marwah, Same year, he worked as a Christian Holy Man in the motion picture named PK coordinated by
Rajkumar Hirani alongside well- known actors such as
Aamir Khan, and Anushka Sharma.
In 2015, he acted as Dulha in the film named
Dolly Ki Doli directed by
Abhishek Dogra featuring
Sonam Kapoor, Rajkummar Rao, and PulkitSamrat. Karim appeared as a Film Director in the movie titled Shamitabh by R. Balki starring
Amitabh Bachchan, and Dhanush in 2015.
The same year, he showed up as the Brother of Accused in the motion picture named Drishyam by
Nishikant Kamat alongside Tabu, Ajay Devgn, and
Shriya Saran. Karim acted in many more films. He also worked in Television movies such as Shaadi Vaadi And All That by
Kaashvi Nair in the role of grandfather and The Girl in Me by GulDharmani as Aneesh both in 2014.
He also showed up in short films like Until Midnight by Pratik Patel andVikasShrivastavaas Kabir Sethi in 2016 and Born Free by SushantBaligaas Vikram in 2017. Karim recently acted in the '
Tantra,' a thriller web series by SidhantSachdev.