Speaking with the talented Zuher khan, an award winning producer/actor, from New York.
Your journey from a kid to an award winning film producer & actor?
I started my career as a hobby when I signed to my first talent manager Tobe Gibson, she was great. After she passed away I took a career hiatus and then decided to produce my first film. The journey has certainly been a very humble an great experience. We won 9 awards & took 6 nominations home for it. I look back and am very grateful. I thank all the various judges, jury members & film festivals across The United States for all the love and prestige but most importan for accepting my film & making it into a tremendous success.
Who is Zuher Khan in real life?
An actor/producer at heart with an entrepreneurs approach. Someone who believes in good cinema and enjoys a good book or watching old cartoons.
If you were not an actor/producer who would you be?
I probably would be a historian I really enjoy learning about different cultures and countries.
What do you enjoy the most about being a producer/actor?
As an actor I enjoy being on screen and in character. As a producer I really enjoy creating a film from inception, marketing it, attaining distribution & then winning awards.
Describe yourself in 3 words?
Very grateful individual.
A dream actor you want to work with?
I don’t have an exact dream actor or actresses that I’m dreaming to collaborate with although their is a variety of talent I would love to work with in film, from actors like Shah Rukh Khan to actresses like Meryl Streep.
Weirdest thing you ever heard about yourself?
That I direct my films
Who do you idealize in the film industry?
I Idealize Tom Cruise
Career highlights to date
Produced The 9-Time Award Winning Classic “3 Holes And A Smoking Gun” which went on to win Best Actor 2015 at the “Winter Film Awards”, Best U.S Narrative Feature Film 2014 “Laughlin International Film Festival”, Grand Jury Prize and Best Actor 2014 “Red Dirt International Film Festival”, Independent Spirit Award 2015
“Garden State Film Festival”, Best Screenplay at the “Downtown Film Festival Los Angeles”, Best Actor In a Supporting Role 2015 & Recognition of Dramatic Excellence “Buffalo Niagara Film Festival” & Best Supporting Actor 2015 “Cinerockom International Film Festival”