Zayed Khan aka Zayed Abbas Khan is the son of the Indian actor
Sanjay Khan and interior designer
Zarine Khan. He comes from a family of well known names in Bollywood like
Fardeen Khan and his elder sibling Suzanne Roshan. He completed his schooling from Welham Boys' School, Dehradun, and later the Kodaikanal International School, Kodaikanal. This Bollywood Khan has even attended the London Film Making Academy.
He made his Bollywood debut for a movie called ‘Main Hu Na’ starring Shahrukh Khan and
in 2004. This movie was a massive hit at the box office and even bagged him a nomination for the ‘Best Supporting Actor’ in 2005 Filmfare Award. Later that year, three of his movies got released which are ‘
and Amisha Patel too, then ‘
’ made its mark on the screen where Zayed Khan was seen opposite to Aishwarya Rai and
. The third movie he acted in was ‘
’ which got fame and only ‘Dus’ managed to do well at the box office other than his previous movies. The very next year, his movie ‘Fight Club: The Members Only’ was released which was produced by
. The next movie he starred in was ‘Rocky: The Rebel’ released, the movie did not do well at the box office but the music was quite appreciated. He was a part of lot other movies like ‘
’ and ‘
’ in 2007 through which he got an opportunity to work in multi starrer movies. In 2008, he performed in ‘Mission Istanbul’ and then ‘Yuvraj’ which also starred Salman Khan. But none of these movies managed to do as well as his first one.
This young star got married to his childhood sweetheart Malaika Parekh on 20th November 2005. He said he has proposed her thrice and gave her three rings. This cute couple had their first child called Zidaan in 2008 and their second son Aariz in 2011.
Even though he was a chain smoker, he later quit this habit for his son. Way to go Mr. Khan!