Zayed Khan 25 years old, son of Sanjay Khan and Firoz Khan as uncle, so the acting is in his blood. He is a perfect new-age hero. He is mature and intelligent. He has the looks of a Greek god and a mind blowing screen presence. With a cinematic sense grounded in hard core film making.
Zayed Khan done his schooling at Wellan Boys boarding school at Dehradun. After his 10th, Zayed moved to International School at Kodaikanal which shaped in him a strong desire to study abroad. Zayed headed west for a comprehensive course in film making that taught him all aspects of film making. Zayed in not the run of the mill star-son who is using the family way to break into Bollywood. His is a culmination of years of efforts put into realizing a dream. A dream that took roots early on at the age of 8 years, when Zayed first gone on the sets of Kaala Dhanda Gore Log. From then he wanted to become an actor in a very concrete wholehearted way.
Zayed Khan made his debut in 2002 with Chura Liyaa Hai Tumne with his childhood buddy Esha Deol. His next movie Farah Khan’s Main Hoon Na (2004) brought him together onscreen with Shah Rukh Khan, Sushmita Sen and Amrita Rao. It received top billing at the box office that year and also won him a nomination for the Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award.
The movies that followed failed to evoke a similar response ‘ Dus (2005), Shabd (2005), Rocky: The Rebel (2006), Fight Club: Members Only (2006), Cash (2007), Speed (2007), Mission Istanbul (2008), Yuvvraaj (2008). He has worked with actors like Sanjay Dutt, Abhishek Bacchan and Sunil Shetty.
Zayed Khan has chosen to be selective about the film he is doing and stayed away from hype and glitz. Rather than spreading himself thin, Zayed is focusing on substance. His forthcoming films are Idiot opposite Celina Jaitley and Bisaat opposite Esha Deol. According to his long term approach, Bollywood sure has a winner in Zayed Khan
Awards and Nominations Received By Zayed Khan
- 2004 Filmfare Awards Best Male Debut Chura Liyaa Hai Tumne Nominated
- 2004 Zee Cine Award Best Male Debut Chura Liyaa Hai Tumne Nominated
- 2005 Filmfare Award Best Supporting Actor Main Hoon Na Nominated
Films Done By Zayed Khan
- 2003 Chura Liyaa Hai Tumne Vijay Chouhan / Vishal Malhotra Hindi Nominated, Filmfare Award for Best Debut Actor
- 2004 Main Hoon Na Lakshman Prasad Sharma “Lucky” Hindi Nominated, Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor
- 2005 Vaada Karan Srivastav Hindi Negative Role
- 2005 Shabd Yash Agnihotri Hindi
- 2005 Dus Aditya Singh Hindi
- 2005 Shaadi No. 1 Veer Saxena Hindi
- 2006 Fight Club – Members Only Vicky Khanna Hindi
- 2006 Rocky: The Rebel Rocky Hindi
- 2007 Cash Dhananjay “Danny” Jhumbevalkar Hindi
- 2007 Speed Sandeep Arora Hindi
- 2007 Om Shanti Om Himself Hindi Special appearance in song “Deewangi Deewangi”
- 2008 Mission Istaanbul Vikas Sagar Hindi
- 2008 Yuvvraaj Danny Yuvvraaj Hindi
- 2009 Blue Sameer “Sam” Singh Hindi
- 2010 Anjaana Anjaani Kunal Nanda Hindi Cameo
- 2011 Love Breakups Zindagi Jai Malhotra Hindi in a Lead Role
- 2012 Tezz Aadil Khan Hindi
- 2015 Sharafat Gayi Tel Lene Prithvi Khurana Hindi
- 2020 Desi MagicFilms that have not yet been released Kunal Hindi Post-Production