Wife: Kiran Arif Khan
Age: 47 Years
Hometown: Panna, Madhya Pradesh
|Full Name||Ishtiyak Arif Khan|
|Profession(s)||Actor, Film Director|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in feet inches- 5’ 5”
|Debut||Film (Actor): Agyaat (2009) as Laxman
TV (Actor): Jugaad
|Date of Birth||15 April 1976 (Thursday)|
|Age (as in 2023)||47 Years|
|Birthplace||Panna, Madhya Pradesh|
|Hometown||Panna, Madhya Pradesh|
|School||Government R. P. H. S. School, Panna, Madhya Pradesh|
|Hobbies||Singing, Playing musical instruments|
|Relationships & More|
|Marriage Date||9 April 2007|
|Wife/Spouse||Kiran Arif Khan
|Children||Son- Shams Khan
Daughter- Sheen Khan (image in parents' section)
|Parents||Father- Furkan Ali
Mother- Dilara Bano
|Siblings||Brother- Faiz Mohammed Khan (younger)
Some Lesser Known Facts About Ishtiyak Khan
- Ishtiyak Khan is an Indian actor and comedian. In 2022, he appeared in the popular Sony TV comedy show ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ as ‘Kappu ka Sasur.’
- While he was studying in school, he participated in various school plays and drama competitions. Later, he performed in various theatre plays of Anveshan Theatre Group in Sagar, Madhya Pradesh.
- He has completed an acting course at the National School of Drama, New Delhi.
- In 1989, he joined the Indian People’s Theatre Association (IPTA), a theatre group in Juhu, Mumbai. His first street play was Gili Gili Fu, and his first stage show was Ek Tha Gadha Urf Aladad Khan.
- He has played supporting roles in various Hindi films such as ‘Phas Gaye Re Obama’ (2010), ‘Jolly LLB’ (2013), ‘Tamasha’ (2015), ‘Fukrey Returns’ (2017), and ‘Ludo’ (2020).
- Ishtiyak Khan has been featured in the TV commercials of various brands like Lux Venus, Udaan App, Tata Motors, 7UP, and Redmi. He was also featured in the promotional video of IPL.
- He has worked in three TV commercials with Amitabh Bachchan.
- Khan received the Special Festival Mention Award at Moonwhite Films International Film Fest in 2019.
- In 2021, he acted in the Bhuvan Bam starrer YouTube web series ‘Dhindora.’
- In 2022, he appeared in another Hindi web series ‘Shubh Mangal Mein Dangal,’ which streamed on Hungama Play.
- In the same year, he acted in the Hindi comedy show ‘Hasi Ka Hahakaar,’ which aired on The Q.
- Ishtiyak played the role of Kappu ka Sasur in the Sony TV comedy show ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ (2022).
- He did his training in Indian classical music under his guru Ram Prasad. He then received his training in Rang Sangeet from Shri Baba Karant.
- He has started a theatre group named Mukhatib Theatre Group in Mumbai.
- Khan has also organised various acting workshops for the budding actors.
- Ishtiyak Khan owns a Hyundai car, which he bought in 2022.