Imran Khan (Actor) Height, Age, Wife, Family, Biography & More

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Nationality: American
Marital Status: Separated
Wife: Avantika Malik

Imran Khan

Real NameImran Pal
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in feet inches- 5’ 10”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 70 kg
in pounds- 154 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 40 inches
- Waist: 31 inches
- Biceps: 13 inches
Eye ColourHazel Brown
Hair ColourBlack
DebutFilm: Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak (1988, as a child actor)
Imran Khan's Debut Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak As A Child Actor
Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na (2008, in a lead role)
Imran Khan's Lead Debut Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na
Awards/Honours• Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut in 2009 for Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na
• Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards for Best Male Debut
• Sabsey Favourite Kaun Awards for Sabsey Naya Hero for Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na in 2009
• AXN Action Awards for Best Actor in a Negative Role for Kidnap
• Chivas Award for Outstanding Achievement at GQ Men of the Year Awards in 2011
Personal Life
Date of Birth13 January 1983
Age (as of 2022)39 Years
BirthplaceMadison, Wisconsin, USA
Zodiac signCapricorn
SignatureImran Khan's Signature
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
School(s)Bombay Scottish School, Mumbai
Blue Mountain School, Coonoor, Tamil Nadu
Fremont High School, Sunnyvale, California
College/UniversityNew York Film Academy, Los Angeles
Educational QualificationDegree in Filmmaking from New York Film Academy, Los Angeles
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
Address24, Pali Hill, Mumbai
Imran Khan's House In Mumbai
HobbiesTravelling, Photgraphy, Cooking
Tattoo(s)One on his right bicep and another on his chest, which is a footprint of his little daughter.
Imran Khan's Tattoos
ControversyIn 2015, during an interview with Mumbai Mirror, Imran said "Is Rahul Rawail still around?" in response to a question that hinted that director Rahul Rawail had tried to create trouble between Ranbir Kapoor and Imran, when Imran's wife Avantika criticized Ranbir's film 'Rajneeti' (2010), which affected Imran's relationship with Ranbir.
In reply, Rahul Rawail slammed Imran on Twitter and called him "mentally challenged."
Imran Khan - Rahul Rawail controversy
Relationships & More
Marital StatusSeparated

Note: Imran and Avantika parted ways in 2019. [1]iDiva
Affairs/GirlfriendsAvantika Malik
Marriage Date10 January 2011
Wife/SpouseAvantika Malik (m. 2011; separated 2019)
Imran Khan With His Wife Avantika Malik
ChildrenSon- None
Daughter- Imara Malik Khan (born in 2014)
Imran Khan With His Daughter Imara
ParentsFather- Anil Pal (Software engineer, Senior Manager at Yahoo)
Raj Zutshi (Actor, Ex-Step-Fther)
Imran Khan's Ex-Step-Father Raj Zutshi
Mother- Nuzhat Khan (Psychologist)
Imran Khan With His Mother
SiblingsBrother- None
Sister- None
FoodDal-Chawal, Fried Bombil, Bhelpuri, Chili Con Carne
Beverage(s)Watermelon juice, Beer
Actor(s)Aamir Khan, Hrithik Roshan
ActressKareena Kapoor
WriterRoald Dahl
Travel DestinationLondon
Restaurant(s)Moshe's, Gajalee, Don Giovanni, in Mumbai
Belthazar in Cape Town, South Africa
Style Quotient
Cars CollectionBMW 3-Serzies, Ferrari California,
Imran Khan's Car Ferrari California
Volkswagen Beetle, Porsche Cayenne
Money Factor
Salary (approx.)Rs. 7-10 Crore
Net Worth (approx.)Rs. 100 Crore ($15 Million)

Imran Khan

Some Lesser Known Facts About Imran Khan

  • Does Imran Khan smoke?: No
  • Does Imran Khan drink alcohol?: Yes
  • He was born in the United States to Anil Pal, a software engineer, and Nuzhat Khan, a psychologist.
  • His father works at Yahoo in Silicon Valley USA as a senior manager and his mother belongs to a film background.
  • Imran was just a toddler the time his parents divorced, after which his upbringing was done only by his mother.
  • His real name is Imran Pal, but he changed his surname to Khan after the separation of his parents.
  • Imran’s mother is the daughter of the director-producer Nasir Hussain, and also the cousin of Aamir Khan.

    Imran Khan's Childhood Photo

    Imran Khan’s Childhood Photo

  • At the age of 3, he proposed Juhi Chawla and also offered her a ring.
  • Imran was born to a Bengali-Scottish Hindu father and a Muslim mother from a film background.
  • During his schooling at Bombay Scottish School, he developed the habit of stammering because he used to get corporal punishment and he was not able to tolerate that.
  • He studied in a gurukul in Ooty where there was no electricity and the students had to wash their own clothes on a nearby creek.
  • He made his debut as a child artist at the age of 5 in the movie Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak in 1988. He played the role of Raj, young Aamir Khan in the movie.

    Imran Khan As A Child Actor In Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak

    Imran Khan As A Child Actor In Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak

  • In 1992, he also played the role of Sajaylal, as young Aamir Khan in the movie Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar in 1992.

    Imran Khan actor - Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar

    Imran Khan actor – Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar

  • He has learned his acting skills from Kishore Namit Kapoor’s Acting Institute.
  • He has also worked at a USA firm before entering into the film industry.
  • His career rose to prominence when he was starred in Manzoor Khan and Aamir Khan’s production- Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na, which was a big hit.

  • He has also worked as a columnist for The Hindustan Times in 2009.
  • Imran is a citizen of USA and has been living in India on a work permit.
  • When he was 20 years old, he was in a live-in relationship with Avantika (his now-wife) and she is one year older to Imran.
  • On 10 January 2011, he tied the knot with his long-time girlfriend Avantika. His wife is the daughter of Vandana Malik, CEO of the CNBC-TV 18 business news channel.

    Imran Khan And Avantika's Fifth Anniversary Picture

    Imran Khan And Avantika’s Fifth Anniversary Picture

  • For his movie Matru Ki Bijli Ka Mandola, he learned Haryanvi in three months.

    Imran Khan In Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola

    Imran Khan In Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola

  • Apart from acting, he is a great singer and has sung “Chaar Dina Ki”, a soundtrack in ‘Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola.’

  • He is an ardent animal lover, and along with his mother and wife, has bought a four-acre plot and turned it into an animal shelter. He has also kept animal staff and veterinary doctors at the shelter to take care of the animals.
  • He believes in spreading awareness among the Indian society, especially youth about various social issues.
  • While shooting for Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu, he took some candid shots of Kareena Kapoor to showcase his photography skills and it was liked by everyone on the set.
  • He was also featured in a sarcastic video by All India Bakchod (AIB), which was against the criminalisation of gay sex and homophobia by the Supreme Court of India.
  • Ranbir Kapoor had a huge crush on his wife Avantika back in the 90s when she used to work as a child artist in Sony TV’s popular show ‘Just Mohabbat.’

    Just Mohabbat

    Just Mohabbat

  • He is an active supporter of the animal rights organisation PETA and also participates in their events on regular basis.

    Imran Khan A Supporter Of PETA

    Imran Khan A Supporter of PETA