Some Unknown Facts About Farah Khan You need to know.
Farah Khan’s parents divorced when she was only 11 years old.
Does Farah Khan smoke? No
Farah Khan drinks alcohol? Not known
Former scriptwriter, Honey Irani (mother of actor Farhan Akhtar) is her aunt (sister of her mother).
Farhan Akhtar and Zoya Akhtar are her cousins. Farah and Farhan have the same birthday (but different years), they were called “Capri 9“.
A wrestler and actor, Dara Singh was a very close friend of her father.
His father was a great filmmaker until he put all his savings into the film “Aisa Bhi Hota Hai” (1971) which was a great failure. They lost all their wealth, her mother had to sell her jewelry to earn a living. Farah and her family lived a very low middle-class life until she became a successful choreographer.
Her father became an alcoholic after his failure and died When Farah Was 19 years old due to liver damage.
She was inspired by dance when she was Michael Jackson’s dance in his song “Thriller” in 1982.
She has never taken professional dance training, she learned it by watching videos.
She won the competition for India’s entry into the “World Dance Championship” in 1986. Farah and her partner Hemu Sinha traveled to the United Kingdom for the competition where they won the Friendship Duo award for their friendship with other participants. Apparently, her film Happy New Year (2014) revolves around the same story.
Farah and Sajid performed as a choreographer in the song “Bacha Le Sambha Le Koi To Yahan Se Nikale” in the film “3D Saamri” in 1985. They had mud on their faces in the song, so their faces are not recognizable.
Farah Khan Height, Weight, Age, Biography & More.
|Real Name||Farahdeeba Khan|
|Profession||Choreographer, Actress, Director, Producer|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 160 cm
in meters- 1.60 m
in Feet-Inches- 5′ 3″
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 65 Kg
in Pounds- 143 lbs
|Date of Birth||9 January 1965|
|Age (as in 2019)||54 Years|
|Birth Place||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Capricorn|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School||St. Teresa’s Convent School, Mumbai|
|College||St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai (She was sacked for low attendance, she completed her graduation in a correspondence course)|
|Educational Qualifications||Graduate (B.A.)|
|Debut||As a Choreographer: Kahan Kahan Se Guzar Gaya (1981)
As an Actress: Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998)
As a Director: Main Hoon Na (2004)
|Family||Father– Kamran Khan (former stunt film-maker)
Mother– Menaka Irani
Brother– Sajid Khan (Younger brother, Actor & Director)
|Best Friends||Shahrukh Khan, Karan Johar|
|Hobbies||Dancing, Cracking jokes|
|Controversies||She has a kind of cold war with choreographer, Saroj Khan since last 2 decades.|
|Favourite Food||Non-vegetarian food, Biryani|
|Favourite Actor||Shahrukh Khan|
|Favourite Actress||Sushmita Sen|
|Boys, Affairs and More|
|Affairs/Boyfriends||Akashdeep Saigal (Actor)
Shirish Kunder (Film Editor)
|Marriage Date||9 December 2004|
|Children||Daughter– Anya, Diva
|Salary||Rs. 50 Lakh per song (to choreograph)|
|Net Worth||$10 Million|