Full name: Gauhar Khan
Birth date: August 23, 1983
Birth place: Pune, India
Occupation: Actress, Model
Years active: 2002-present
Spouse (s): N/A
Zodiac sign: Virgo
Gauhar Khan is an Indian television and film actress who is also known as a VJ. She is a popular face in Indian showbiz industry for her outstanding performances in films, serials, and music videos. The actress is very glamorous and has appealing figures which are essential qualities for a performer of the media industry.
Gauhar Khan Early Life:
Gauhar Khan was born on August 23, 1983, in Pune, India into a Muslim family. She has done her schooling from Mount Carmel Convent School, lullanagar, Pune. Gauhar received her bachelor degree from Ness Wadia Collge of Commerce, Pune. She is the youngest of six siblings while one of her sister named Nigaar Khan is also an actress.
Gauhar Khan Career:
Gauhar Khan participated in ‘Femina Miss India Contest’ in 2002 where she secured fourth place. Then she did many commercial advertisements of renowned brands like ‘Ford Ikon’, ‘Opel Car’ and ‘Bajaj Auto’. The actress made her film debut with director Shimit Amin’s comedy film ‘Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year’ with Ranbir Kapoor and D. Santosh in 2009. The movie was a failure at the box office.
In 2011, Gauhar appeared as outspoken and rebellious Samara Shroff in the action thriller film ‘Game’ directed by Abhinay Deo along with Abhishek Bachchan and Kangana Ranaut. Then she played the role Chand Bibi in the 2012 romantic drama film ‘Ishaqzaade’ in which the actress also did two item songs ‘Jhalla Walla’ and ‘Chokra Jawaan’. Shomini Sen of Zee News commented that “Gauhar as a kind-hearted prostitute Chand sizzles in two songs but it is pity that she is used so less in the film.
Gauhar was last seen to play the lead character Pooja Warrier against Rajeev Khandelwai in suspense thriller movie ‘Fever’ in 2016. Recently, she is filming another Hindi movie ‘Begum Jaan’ that will be released worldwide in 2017.
Gauhar Khan appeared on several reality shows including ‘Indian Raw Star and ‘The Khan Sister’. She is the winner of ‘Bigg Boss 7’ and first runner-up of ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa3’.
On 30 November 2014, Gauhar was slapped during the shooting of a singing reality show ‘India’s Raw Star’ by an audience who admonished her for wearing a short dress. Police arrested Akil Malik for attacking the actress. “being a Muslim woman, she should not have worn such a short dress”.
The nice looking actress Gauhar nominated for several prestigious awards like Most Promising Newcomer – Female for Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year at ‘Screen Awards’ 2010 and Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Ishaqzaade at ‘Renault Star Guild Awards’ 2013.
Though Gauhar Khan is a 30 up lady, she is still single. Media confirmed that she was engaged to director Sajid Khan in 2003 but the relationship didn’t last long. She was then in a relationship with her fellow contestant of Bigg Boss 7, Kushal Tandon in 2013 but later they split.
Gauhar Khan Height Weight and Body Measurement:
Height: 5 feet 7 inches
Bra size: 34B
Waist Size: 25 inches
Hip Size: 34 inches
Body measurement: 34-25-34 inches
Hair color: Brown
Eye color: Brown
Body Shape: Hourglass
Shoe size: 8