|Years active 1987–present|
Name Ahmed Khan
Siblings Bobby Khan
Height 1.67 m
|Occupation Choreographer, director, producer, actor, writer|
Movies Paathshaala, Mr India, Lakeer – Forbidden Lines, Fool N Final, Chhodon Naa Yaar
Similar People Bobby Khan, Tiger Shroff, Sajid Nadiadwala, Chetan Bhagat, Vishal Bhardwaj
Children Azaan Khan, Subhaan Khan
DID Dance Ka Tashan October 12, 2013 - Ahmed Khan Special
Ahmed Khan is an Indian choreographer, producer, actor, director and writer. Khan began as a child actor playing small roles in films like Raakh. He played an orphan boy in his debut film, Mr. India and worked as choreographer's assistant in Anjaam. He choreographed for films such as Rangeela, Taal, Ghajini and Kick. He was a judge of Dance India Dance Lil Master season 3. Khan made his directorial debut with the 2004 film Lakeer – Forbidden Lines starring John Abraham. In 2007, he released Fool n Final, a comedy with Sunny Deol and Shahid Kapoor. He produced and wrote the script for Paathshaala and Ek Paheli Leela. Khan is currently set to direct Baaghi 2 starring Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani. It will be produced by Sajid Nadiadwala.
Choreographer Ahmed Khan Rejoices His Success With Wife
Ahmed Khan is married to Shaira Khan who was a model and is now a producer of Paperdoll Entertainment. Khan started a production house for his wife called Paperdoll Entertainment, where they produced the movie Paathshaala. He has written the script and also produced Ek Paheli Leela'. On many occasions he has dedicated his awards to his wife Shaira Khan. He won the Filmfare, IIFA, Screen & AIBA award in 2015 for Kick, all of which he dedicated to his wife.
They live in their luxurious flat in Andheri with their two sons, Azaan khan and Subhaan khan.
Khan is a childhood friend of actor Shahid Kapoor who he has choreographed and directed in many films.
Khan is an alumnus of The Bishop's School (Pune).
Khan has escaped from death narrowly twice: once he filmed a movie at the Twin Towers only two days before the September 11 attacks; the second time he canceled his reservations at the last minute at a hotel that was destroyed in the 2004 tsunami.
Jhan has been awarded the "Indian films and television choreographer's association award of appreciation" of which he is also the Vice President.
Khan is currently choreographing for Kaabil directed by Sanjay Gupta. He is soon set to direct two movies with Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar.
Khan has also won Viewer's Choice awards.