Published On: Fri, May 20th, 2016

Fardeen Khan’s drastic weight gain is absolutely shocking


With a noticeable double chin and a pronounced belly , Fardeen Khan no longer looks like the actor who made his acting debut in 1998 and starred in films like ‘No Entry,’ ‘Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya,’ ‘Jungle’ and also won the Filmfare Best Debut Award.


Fardeen Khan, the son of famous Bollywood actor Feroz Khan has undergone a drastic change as far as his physical appearance is concerned.

One of the best looking actors that the Indian film industry boasted of has gained a lot of weight lately.

With a noticeable double chin and a pronounced belly , Fardeen Khan no longer looks like the actor who made his acting debut in 1998 and starred in films like ‘No Entry,’ ‘Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya,’ ‘Jungle’ and also won the Filmfare Best Debut Award.

According to the Deccan Chronicle, Fardeen Khan has been stressed about his weight issues and has even joined a gym in London.  He did manage to lose quite a lot of weight in 2014 and is continuing with his attempts to do so.

Fardeen Khan Biography:
Son of Feroz Khan
May 5, 2001: Arrested on charge of possessing cocaine
Nephew of actor Sanjay Khan.
Is to marry Bollywood actress Mumtaz’s daughter, Natasha Madhwani, at Amby Valley, India, in December,2005.
Cousin of ‘Suzanne Khan’ and Zayed Khan
Brother-In-Law of Hrithik Roshan.
Son-In-law of Mumtaz.
Brother in law to Bollywood actor Shaad Randhawa (Natasha’s cousin).
Nephew of Bollywood actors Akbar Khan and Sameer Khan.
A major WWE wrestling fan.
Has a step sister named Sonia ( Shahani) Sethia. She was from mother Sundari’s previous relationship. Sonia passed away in a tragic car accident in 2012. Sonia had worked in Qurbani as the “Contunity Girl”. She was billed as Sony Shahani.
Uncle Sharooq Khan migrated to Iran and married a lady of Iranian descent. Their son and ( Fardeen’s cousin) Reza Khan is a upcoming Bollywood model and actor.
Uncle Sameer Khan’s real name was Ahmed Khan. After retiring from films he became a real estate tycoon.
Signed for Akshaye Khanna’s role in Race but had to opt out due his dates clashing with Heyy Babyy.
In 2005 , dad Feroz Khan launched a new movie ” Shaadi.Com”. To be produced by Feroz and Directed by Hansal Mehta Starring Fardeen , Celina Jaitley and Paresh Rawal. The film was shelved a few months later.
Was the first choice for Neil Nitin Mukesh ‘s role in Jail. Sunil Shetty was to do Manoj Bajapyee ‘s role.
Dad Feroz Khan had bought the Hindi remake rights for Tamil film Kaakha Kaakha. He was to produce the film with Fardeen in the lead. After his demise the films rights lay with Fardeen Khan. As a good will gesture, Fardeen gave the films rights for free to Vipul Shah.
After the release of Prem Aggan, the first film Fardeen signed was Partho Gosh’s ” Chaiyaan Chaiyaan”. It was to star himself and Preity Zinta. Partho Gosh decided to shelve the film a year later.
Uncle Sharooq Khan married the sister of Iranian model Bita Vahdati. Bita is the aunt of actor /Reza Khan.
Uncle Akbar Khan has a son named Abraiz and a daughter named Aliyah.
Uncle Shahrooq Khan has two sons. Reza Khan and Mohammed Ali Khan ( Dali).
Brother in law of actor Shaad Randhawa . ( Wife Natasha’s cousin).
Starred in Neeraj Pathak’s shelved film ” Maati”. Starring Manoj Bajpayee and Mahima Chaudhary. The film was scrapped after being announced.
Once was a distant relative to actress Neelam through marriage. His step sister Sonia Sahani (Sethia) was married to Rajendra Sethia. Neelam’s ex husband Rishi Sethia is the nephew of Rajendra Sethia.
Not to be confused with the nephew of actress Sonia Sahani. His elder step sister Sonia Sahani (Sethia) has the same name. For years people were mistaken that Sonia Sahani (Sethia) was Fardeen Khan’s aunt. But she was in fact mother Sundari Khan’s first born daughter from a previous relationship.
Brother in law of world famous business tycoon Rajendra Sethia. Rajendra was married to Fardeen’s elder half sister Sonia Sethia (Sahani). Rajendra was previously married to a woman named Lakshmi who he had 2 daughter’s with.
Was engaged to model/Mumbai Socialite Ruheen Jaiswal.
Dad Feroz Khan’s youngest sister Dilshad Begum Sheikh was married Javed Sheikh ( Not the actor). Javed was the sole owner of a timber empire in Shrinagar, Kashmir. They have 3 daughter’s. Shahala, the owner of a famous furniture company ” Woodfort”. Sabah Singh, Entrepreneur of a candle company called ” Illuminati”. Sheba, a housewife and mother of two kids.
Dad Feroz Khan’s eldest sister was married and settled in Bombay. Her name is Khurshid Shahnavar. Her husband Mr. Shahnavar passed away.
Dad Feroz Khan’s youngest sister Dilshad Sheikh is a famous Socialite in Kashmir and Delhi. She recently started her own clothing line “Chosen Few” The reason she chose the name was because she is very selective who she sells her clothes to.
After Sundari Khan, Dad Feroz Khan was engaged to Jyotika Dhanrajgir, a former air hostess. They were engaged for a very long time. Her sister Miss Sabrina Dhanrajgir, was the costume designer in Yalgaar.(1992).They both hail from the famous Dhanrajgir family.
Dad Feroz Khan’s youngest sister Dilshad Begum Sheikh is often mistaken as singer Dilshad Begum . This is due to the both of them having the same name.
Dad Feroz Khan’s younger sister Dikshad Sheikh is the organizer of the world famous Sufi music festival “Jahan E Khusrao” in Delhi.
Cousin’s names are Shahala, Sabah and Sheba. They are the daughters of aunt Dilshaad Begum Shaikh.
Aunt Zarine Khan ( Sanjay Khan’s wife ) was a famous model in the 1960’s and acted in the film Tere Ghar Ke Saamne.
Brother in law is DJ Aqeel. Married to his cousin Farah.
After shelving ” Qurbaan Tujhpe Mere Jaan” in 2000, Feroz Khan launched ” Tera Saath Hain Kitna Pyaara”. The film was to star Fardeen Khan and Aishwarya Rai. It was to be produced and directed by Feroz Khan. The films title was taken from a song from Feroz Khan’s earlier hit film ” Janbaaz”..Feroz ended up shelving the film when Aishwarya Rai opted out of the film.
Was the original choice for Sanjay Kapoor’s role in Shakti – The Power.
Starred in Shubi Mukherjee’ s shelved film, ” Dil Deke Dekho”. Directed by Lawrence DSouza , co starring Amisha Patel, Sucheta and Farida Jalal.
In October 1999, Feroz Khan launched ” Qurban Tujhpe Mere Jaan”. The film was to star Ajay Devgan, Aishwarya Rai and Fardeen Khan. The big venture was to be produced and directed by Feroz Khan. It was a love story set with the backdrop of the film industry. After six months, Feroz decided to shelve the film.
Starred in Mahesh Manjrekar untitled film. Co starring Jackie Shroff , Manisha Koirala. The film was eventually shelved.
Starred in E Niwas’ s shelved film co starring Manoj Bajpai and opposite Raveena Tandon. He was playing a lawyer.
After his film Janasheen, Feroz Khan was starting a film titled “Nasha”. The film was to star himself with Amitabh Bachchan, Fardeen Khan, Aishwarya Rai and Lopsang. But due to increased interest in remakes, Feroz shelved the project and opted to remake Qurbani.
Was signed for Indra Kumar’s Masti along with Saif Ali Khan and Bipasha Basu. Later they were replaced by Aftab, Ritesh and Lara Dutta.
Starred in Sanjay Gupta’s shelved film ” Dostana”. Co starring Sanjay Dutt and Shilpa Shetty .
Starred in Boney Kapoor’s shelved film “Vaali” which was to be a remake of a South film of the same name. It was to be directed by Surya, the original director of the film. Co starring Kareena Kapoor. Fardeen Khan was to play a double role.
Starred in Kunal Shivdasani’s shelved film ” Idhar Udhar” . Co starring Sushmita Sen, Ritesh Deshmukh. Produced by Ambika Hinduja. This was in 2006.
Was the first choice for Aftab’s role in De Taali.
Starred in Puneet Sira’s shelved film ” Maidaan” co starring Zayed Khan. This was to be produced by Nitin Manmohan on the year 2005.
Subhash Ghai was toying with the idea of casting him in the film ” Taal” while scripting it in 1997. But father Feroz Khan wanted Fardeen to concentrate on his home production ” Prem Aggan” and not do any outside films. This made it easier for Subhash Ghai to make his decision.
Signed Ram Gopal Varma’s “Darna Mana Hai ” but later opted out.
Starred in Pahlaj Nihalani’ s shelved film opposite Preeti Jhangiani. Saif Ali Khan also was in the film. Directed by Sameer Malkan.This was in 2001.
Starred in Sanjay Gupta’ s shelved film ” Jazbaa”. Co starring Sanjay Dutt, Sunil Shetty, Aftab Shivdasani. This was in 2007.
Starred in Sanjay Gupta’s shelved film ” Kaante 2″. Co starring Sanjay Dutt , Arjun Rampal, Sunil Shetty, Sanjay Dutt was writing the screenplay. It was to be shot in New York. This was in 2007.
Producer Tahir Hussein wanted to make a film title ” Do Lamhe Zindagi Ke” co starring Hyder Ali Khan (Aamir Khan’s youngest step brother), Amisha Patel, Bipasha Basu. He approached Vikram Bhatt to direct it. The film was shelved after announcement.
Was approached for Priyanshu’s role in Dil Ka Rishta.
Starred in Govinda’s shelved home production ” Shaadi Banayega”. Co starring Govinda, Sanjay Dutt , Jackie Shroff, Javed Jaffery. Directed by Hadi Abrar who is the son of Bollywood Legend Kum Kum. This was in 2008.
His cousin is married to Rekha’s niece.
News Source KhaleejTimes & IMDB

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Syed Ammar Alavi

- is Lahore (Pakistan) based journalist & writer with 25-year experience in print, wire and broadcast forms of journalism. His major fields of interest are politics, film,tv,sports, climate change and technology

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