Farah Khan

Farah Khan (conceived 9 January 1965) likewise known by her wedded name Farah Khan Kunder, is an Indian movie chief, film

maker, artist, choreographer, and performing artist. She is best known for her choreographic move work in various Bollywood

films. She has arranged move schedules for in excess of a hundred melodies in more than 80 Hindi movies, winning six Filmfare

Honors for Best Choreography and the National Film Award for Best Choreography. Also, she has chipped away at

worldwide activities, for example, Marigold: An Adventure in India, Monsoon Wedding, Bombay Dreams, and the Chinese movies

Maybe Love and Kung Fu Yoga, gaining Tony Award and Golden Horse Award assignments. She has since turned into a film

chief also, with a Filmfare Best Director Award designation for her directorial make a big appearance Main Hoon Na.

Early life and vocation

Farah Khan was conceived on 9 January 1965. Her dad, Kamran Khan, is a double turned-producer. Her mom, Menaka Irani,

is the sister of previous youngster on-screen characters Honey Irani and Daisy Irani. Farah is in this way a first cousin of film identities Farhan Akhtar and

Zoya Akhtar (offspring of Honey Irani). She has one sibling, Sajid Khan, who is a humorist, on-screen character and movie chief.

While Farah’s dad is a Muslim, her mom is a Zorastrian having a place with the Irani (Parsi) community.Their marriage separated

at the point when Farah was as yet a little child. One explanation behind this was religion; another was deficiency of cash. Kamran Khan had at first

been extremely fruitful and prosperous, to such an extent that, when his sister-in-law Honey Irani wedded a neediness stricken artist

named Javed Akhtar, the recently marries swung to Kamran for help and he gave them a condo to live in free of lease. In any case,

Kamran at that point started losing cash seriously as his film wanders tumbled; his marriage crumbled in the meantime. Farah thusly

saw next to no of her dad while growing up. Since neither one of the parents had any cash left, Farah and Sajid were transported between

diverse homes.

Farah Khan wedded Shirish Kunder, the manager of her film Main Hoon Na, on 9 December 2004. They have since worked

together on each other’s movies, for example, Jaan-E-Mann, Om Shanti Om, and Tees Maar Khan. Khan brought forth triplets in 2008;

one child and two little girls.


Farah Khan was contemplating humanism in St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai when Michael Jackson’s “Spine chiller” was broadcast. She was

so enlivened, that in spite of the fact that she hadn’t moved before that, it soon turned into her employment. She figured out how to move fundamentally on her

claim, and set up a move gathering. At the point when the choreographer Saroj Khan left the film Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar, Khan took

over. This was trailed by numerous more melodies. She met performing artist Shahrukh Khan on the arrangement of Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa and the two

have since turned out to be great companions and began cooperating.

Farah Khan’s work in Monsoon Wedding, Bombay Dreams and Vanity Fair was designated for a 2004 Tony Award as Best

Choreographer, alongside colleague Anthony van Laast, for Bombay Dreams. She has won the Filmfare Best Choreography

Honor six times. Khan at that point went ahead to guide her first film Main Hoon Na Starring Shah Rukh Khan which was created by Red

Chillies Entertainment. Khan turned into the second female executive to be assigned for Filmfare Best Director Award.[citation

needed] As an executive, her second film Om Shanti Om Starring Shah Rukh Khan and debutant Deepika Padukone moved toward becoming

the most noteworthy netting Hindi film ever at its season of discharge. Tees Maar Khan was her next directorial discharge. In 2012 she

made her movie acting introduction in a main part in Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi, coordinated by Bela Bhansali Sehgal.

Khan at first declared her intends to coordinate Happy New Year in 2005 numerous postponements and cast changes happened over a

number of years. The venture has again been accounted for as being in progress starting at 2012.

Farah Khan prepared Colombian pop star Shakira for a Bollywood variant of her melody Hips Don’t Lie for the MTV Video Music

Honors on 31 August 2006. Khan has likewise arranged Kylie Minogue for the melody “Chiggy Wiggy” in the 2009 motion picture Blue.

She facilitated the big name visit demonstrate Tere Mere Beach Mein and was a judge on the unscripted tv arrangement Indian Idol – first

what’s more, second season, Jo Jeeta Wohi Super Star, Entertainment Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega and Dance India Dance Li’l Masters.

She additionally judged move reality demonstrate Just Dance close by Hrithik Roshan and Vaibhavi Merchant on Star Plus.

Khan and her significant other have begun a generation organization called “Three’s Company” named out of appreciation for their triplets. In 2012,

she arranged “Ishq Wala Love” and “Radha” for Student Of The Year. In 2013, she arranged “Hopping Jhapak”.

In 2015, Khan supplanted Salman Khan and facilitated the truth demonstrate Bigg Boss Halla Bol which is the turn off of season 8.



Year Title Actress Director Producer Script Writer Role

1998 Kuch Kuch Hota Hai Yes Woman on the Neelam appear/

Understudy who ridicules Anjali

2003 Kal Ho Na Ho Yes One of the clients that go to the eatery

after its remodel

2004 Main Hoon Na Yes Yes Herself (extraordinary appearance in melody “Yeh Fizaein”

amid the end credits)

Designated: Filmfare Best Director Award

2007 Om Shanti Om Yes Yes The one whom Om Prakash inquires as to whether she’s the

executive of the film/

Herself (extraordinary appearance amid the end credits)

2010 Jaane Kahan Se Aayi Hai Yes Herself

2010 Tees Maar Khan Yes

2010 Khichdi: The Movie Yes Herself (cameo)

2012 Joker Yes Yes Herself (extraordinary appearance)

2012 Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi Yes Shirin Fugawala

2012 Student of the Year Yes Cameo in “Disco Song” as a judge

2014 Happy New Year Yes Yes Cameo at last credits

2016 Devi Yes Herself (visitor appearance)

Visit performing artist coordinated efforts

Performers Main Hoon Na

(2004) Om Shanti Om

(2007) Tees Maar Khan

(2010) Happy New Year


Bindu Yes

Boman Irani Yes Yes

Shah Rukh Khan Yes Yes

Kirron Kher Yes

Akshay Kumar Yes (cameo) Yes

Deepika Padukone Yes

Satish Shah Yes

Murali Sharma Yes Yes


Year Films Notes

1992 Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar


1993 Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa

Waqt Hamara Hai

Pehla Nasha

Chandra Mukhi

1942: A Love Story

1994 Aatish: Feel the Fire

1995 Zamaana Deewana

Gracious Darling! Yeh Hai India




Murmur Dono


Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge

Smash Shastra

1996 English Babu Desi Mem

1997 Virasat Filmfare Award for Best Choreography for the melody “Dhol Bajne Laga”




Dil To Pagal Hai

1998 Keemat: They Are Back


Poke Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai


Dil Se.. Filmfare Award for Best Choreography for the melody “Chaiyya”

Kuch Hota Hai

Jhooth Bole Kauwa Kaate

Minsara Kanavu

1999 Sirf Tum


Silsila Hai Pyar Ka


Hote Pyar Ho Gaya



2000 Alaipayuthey


Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai Filmfare Award for Best Choreography for the melody “Ek Pal Ka Jeena”

Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani


Murmur To Mohabbat Karega


Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega


2001 Dil Chahta Hai Filmfare Award for Best Choreography for the tune “Woh Ladki Hai Kahan”

Rainstorm Wedding


Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham…

One 2 Ka 4

2002 Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam

Maine Dil Tujhko Diya

Shakti : The Power

Kya Yehi Pyaar Hai

Tumko Na Bhool Paayenge

Yeh Dil Aashiqanaa

Koi Mere Dil Se Poochhe


Bombay Dreams Nominated: Tony Award for Best Choreography

2003 Confidence



Koi… Mil Gaya Filmfare Award for Best Choreography for the tune “Idhar Chala Main Udhar Chala”

National Film Award for Best Choreography


Kal Ho Naa Ho


2004 Main Hoon Na

Mujhse Shaadi Karogi

Vanity Fair

2005 Kaal


Maybe Love Golden Horse Award for Best Action Choreography


Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya

2006 Krrish

Yun Hota Toh Kya Hota

Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna


Jaan-E-Mann: Let’s Fall in Love… Once more

Wear – The Chase Begins Again

Zindaggi Rocks

Heyy Babyy

2007 Marigold: An Adventure in India

Om Shanti Om

My Name Is Anthony Gonsalves


2008 Dostana

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