Ali Fazal Biography, Facts & Life Story

Ali Fazal Indian Actor, Model

Quick Facts

Known ForBest performance in Fukrey Movie

Nickname:Fazal

Full Name:Akshaye Khanna

Profession:Actor, Model

Nationality:Indian

Age (as of 2019):33 years old

Date of Birth:15 October 1986

Birthplace:Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

Zodiac Sign: Libra

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Height:5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m)

Weight:72 kg (158 lbs)

Chest:40 Inches

Biceps:13.5 Inches

Hair Color:Black

Eye Color:Black

Celebrity Favorites

Hobbies:Playing Basketball, Horse Riding, Watching Formula 1 Car Race

Favorite Actor:Shah Rukh Khan, Al Pacino

Favorite Actress:Kajol

Favorite Food:Chicken Biryani

Favorite Destination:N/A

Favorite Color:Blue


Ali Fazal is an Indian actor and model who was born on 15th October 1986. He was born in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. His mother and father were divorced when he was 18. His father worked in a firm near the Middle East.  He got his education from La Martiniere College, located in Lucknow and The Doon School, located in Dehradun. He graduated in economics from St, Xavier’s College which is in Mumbai.

He appeared for the very first time on TV screen in the James Dodson’s The other End of the Line (2008). He played the role of Monty Kapoor in Bollywood Hero (2009). He worked alongside Amrita Arora and Saurabh Shukla in Ek Tho Chance (2009). He made his first Bollywood film debut with 3 idiots (2009) which is a critically acclaimed movie. In this movie he worked with Aamir Khan, Kareena Kapoor, R. Madhavan and Sharman Joshi.

He appeared opposite Giselli Monteiro in Always Kabhi Kabhi (2011). In 2013, Ali Fazal played the role of Zafar in Fukrey which is a the coming of age comedy. His movie Baat Bann Gayi was a disaster at the Box office but people appreciate the performance of Fazal. He worked alongside Vidya Balan in Bobby Jasoos (2014). At first he refused to do this role because it’s a very short but later he agreed.

His movie Sonali Cable (2014) in which he worked opposite Rhea Chakraborty was a flop and received mixed responses from the critics. He had a lead role in Khamoshiyan (2015). This movie wasn’t well received by the Audi’s but Fazal’s performance was praised by a lot of people. He worked alongside Abhay Deol in Happy Bhag Jayegi (2016) which was a great success commercially and critically. He appeared alongside Kalki Koechlin in Love Affair. He has also played roles in Tadka (2018) and Invisible guest.

He hasn’t really received any awards yet.  He is an actor in the making and after seeing his acting skills,  one can easily say that he has a bright future in the Bollywood industry ahead.

Facts You Never Knew About Ali Fazal!

    • He was brought up in the village near Ganges.
    • He spent his childhood with his maternal grandparents and mother.
    • He had been an active participant in school debates and plays.
    • He played the role of Trinculo in The Tempest play by William Shakespeare.
    • His movie Ek Tho Chance was premiered at the 14th International Film Festival of Kerala.
    • His movie Baat Bann Gayi was considered as the parody of Shakespeare’s The Comedy of Errors.
    • He played a special appearance in the Bollywood movie Furious 7.
    • He was also seen In an Indo – American movies For Here Or To Go.
    • A cancerthon organised by NDTV and Fortis was joined by him in order to spread awareness about cancer and raise funds.
    • He raised funds for the victims of the Nepal’s earthquake by participating in a musical concert.  
    • His zodiac sign is Libra.
    • He was entitled as the India’s Most Desirable Man by The Times of India in 2014.

Ali Fazal Education

Qualification: Graduate in Economics

School: The Doon School, Dehradun

College: St. Xavier's College, Mumbai

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Ali Fazal Career

Profession: Actor, Model

Known For: Best performance in Fukrey Movie

Debut TV Series/Movie:

  • The Other End of the Line (2008)

Salary: 30-35 Lakhs (Charge per film)

Net Worth: $3 Million

Family & Relatives

Father: N/A

Mother: N/A

Brother(s): N/A

Sister(s): N/A

Marital Status: Single

Wife/Girlfriend: N/A

Son(s): N/A

Daughter(s): N/A


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