Everyone of us is a fan of Zaroon Junaid, the mildly chauvinistic yet equally understanding young man in Zindagi Gulzar Hai, the show that ensnared everyone with its immaculate story. It made Fawad Khan one of the most popular and hottest imports from Pakistan. Many just can’t wait to watch him in Khoobsurat that releases September 19, 2014. But how much do you know about him? Here’s a few tid bits about the man whom we all are drooling over presently.
1. Well, girls he is taken. Fawad married his love which he met when he was just 17. They met over chatsat their tution class and Fawad admits he married her soon enough because he feared he won’t find anyone who would be handle his temperament. Today, Sadaf, his wife, is his world.
2. Did you know Zindagi Gulzar Hai isn’t the first time you saw this ruggedly handsome hunk? He played a dreaded terrorist in Pakistan’s most acclaimed and popular film Khuda Kay Liye.
3. He is one of the highest paid TV actors in Pakistan and given his popularity here, he might scale up that ladder too.
4. Guess what? He also joined his rock band Entity Paradigm to appear in Coke Studio season 3 after quitting it for acting commitments. So he is a singer as well!
5. Fawad Khan spent his childhood in Manchester, Greece and Saudi Arabia. At the age of 12, he returned to his hometown Lahore.
6. He is Sagittarius. It is said that Sagittarius are open-minded, straight forward and honest people. They have a good sense of humor too.
7. Fawad owns a brand called “Silk” which is his collaboration with his wife. The brand was launched on 18 August 2012.
8. Majority of his fans do not know that he is a diabetes patient.
9. Fawad Khan won “Best TV Actor award for Hassan’s role in drama serial “Dastaan”. Fawad Khan was also nominated for this role in Lux Style Awards.
10. He wanted to be an aeronautical engineer rather than a creative person. And you should thank his wife for not making him do that. She entered his life and he found it difficult to stay away from her… Awww!!!