Published On: Mon, Apr 18th, 2016

Fawad Khan hikes his fee to a whooping amount


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It looks like a beginning of stardom for Fawad Khan after his endorsement in the Bollywood and the flicks including his debut in Khoobsurat has earned him heaps of praise.

he actor is missing no chance in making the most of the celebrity stature and latest reports suggest that Khan has increased his fee in Pakistan.

According to a report in Yahoo News India, Fawad Khan used to charge Rs 5-6 lakh for a serial of 25-30 episodes at home, but now he charges Rs 20 million (two crore) for the same.

The report also adds that the TV industry at home can’t afford to pay such a whooping amount to Khan. But he is earning the desired amount through endorsements, hence not rushing for other deals.

When it comes to his demand in Bollywood, speculations are doing the rounds that Fawad Khan might be starring beside none other than Bollywood’s Deepika Padukone in an upcoming flick which will be directed by Karan Johar.

Khan has already made quite an impact in India and Bollywood with his latest movie Kapoor and Sons. Kapoor and Sons starred Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra and Rishi Kapoor.

The movie has already released and has earned Fawad laurels and accolades for his role in Kapoor and Sons.

Karan Johar stated time and again during his show Koffee With Karan that his production house loved Fawad and would love to cast him again in a movie.

Something you don’t know about Fawad Khan

Fawad Khan is a film and television actor, singer and model. Khan has established himself as a critically and commercially acclaimed actor in not only the Pakistani television and film industry but across the border in India as well.

Khan rose to prominence in the Pakistani movie Khuda Kay Liye released in 2007, and later as a lead actor in TV shows Humsafar and Zindagi Gulzar Hai, for that he won Best Actor Awards at the Lux Style Awards. In 2014, Khan made his Bollywood debut in a romantic comedy film Khoobsurat and received Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut. His latest success is the Bollywood block buster Kapoor And Sons!

Khan was born on 29 November 1981 in Karachi to a family originally based in Lahore. He spent earlier years of his life abroad. Khan, as his father’s job required, lived in Athens, Dubai, Saudi Arabia and Riyadh and then went to Manchester during the Gulf War, moving back to Lahore. He has lived in Lahore since the age of 13. He could play the guitar, bass and drums all when he was only 20. He put his voice to use as the lead singer of the band Entity Paradigm. Khan obtained his A-levels from Lahore Grammar School Lahore and went on to complete his bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, Lahore. His first acting performance was amateur acting in a Theatre play called Spartacus during A-level in 1999.

Khan married Sadaf Aftab on 12 November 2005 in an Islamic Wedding Ceremony after a courtship of 8 years. He has a son Aayaan from her. Khan, in collaboration with his wife, established a clothing brand called SILK by Fawad Khan, the debut collection was launched in August 2012 at Lahore.

Khan, developed Diabetes mellitus type 1 at the age of 17 after he met an accident that damaged his pancreas.


News Source ARY & IMDB

About the Author

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