Nigaar Khan, has been active in the industry since 2002 together with her younger sister
. The two have been quite the hit on Indian television. Nigaar is mainly known for her portrayal of negative characters. She has worked with a lot of esteemed directors and star cast and attained enough fame already. Her love for adventure has been evident in how she has always craved for participation in reality shows where she had to keep up with the challenges all the time.
It started with
Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena
, a dance reality show. She later appeared in and Welcome – Baazi Mehmaan-Nawaazi Ki, both reality shows of their kind. She followed sister Gauhar’s footsteps and participated in the reality show
in 2014, but was evicted early on. Khan’s appearance in the mythological tale called ‘
’ earned her a lot of fame, where she played the role of Buddha’s aunt. Her other television appearances include
in 2009 as Angelina and
with Kapil, as various characters. The two sisters also took part in the television reality show ‘The Khan Sisters’ that revolved around the happenings of their lives. She yet has a long way to go in the Indian Television industry. Let’s see what project she is next seen in.
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Nigaar khan is an Indian Television actress best known for portraying negative characters. She was born on May 2, 1979 in Pune. Nigaar is the elder sister of the famous model- actress Gauhar Khan. She was active since year 2002 till date. Nigaar was one of the contestants in the dancing competition “Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena” where she was judged by two famous personalities ‘’ and ‘Wasim Akram’ in 2008. Nigaar and her sister Gauhar became more popular when a reality TV show named “The Khan Sisters” focused on their lives. A love story based show “”, got existence when Nigaar hosted this show with her talent. She presented some love stories of Bollywood and interviewed many celebrities in the following year.
Khan worked on the reality show “Welcome- Baazi Mehmaan-Nawaazi Ki” in 2013. She also played a role of Buddha’s aunt and DevaDatta’s mother in the mythological show “Buddha”. This show was based on the life of ‘Gautama Buddha’. Nigaar participated in reality show ‘Bigg Boss 8’ as a wild card contestant in November 2014, where she survived only for a week. Nigaar worked in various shows such as ‘
’ (2002) as ‘Sheetal Singhania’, ‘
’(2007) as ‘Barnali’. In the following years she worked in TV shows like ‘Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena’ (2008), ‘Yes Boss’ (2009), ‘The Khan Sisters’ (2011) as herself, ‘Sacch ka Saamna’ (2012). In 2013 she was working in many shows like ‘Welcome- Baazi Mehmaan-Nawaazi Ki’, ‘Jane Bhi Do’, ’Hongey Juda Na Hum’, ‘
’ and ‘Buddha’. She also made people laugh when she performed various characters in a hit show ‘Comedy Nights with Kapil’. In 2014, she acted as ‘Sophia’, yoga teacher in another comedy based show ‘
Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah
’ for a few episodes.
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Nigaar Khan is an Indian television actress. She has a younger sister Gauhar Khan. Gauhar is also an actress and model. Nigaar is married to Khayyam Sheikh, a businessman from Pakistan and her long-time boyfriend, in Dubai on 23rd July 2015. Presently, she lives in Dubai. Nigaar started her acting career in 2002 and since then has acted in many TV serials.
She has been mainly seen in the negative roles. Few of the serials she acted in are ‘Kasam Se’, ‘
Hongey Judaa Na Hum
’, ‘Savitri’ and ‘’. She did a mythological serial ‘Buddha’, which was based on the life of Gautama Buddha in which she played the role of Buddha’s aunt. Nigaar has also made her presence in reality shows like ‘Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena’, ‘Sacch Ka Saamna’ and ‘Bigg Boss 8’. She has hosted the shows like ‘The Khan Sisters’ and ‘Love Story’.