Arbaaz Khan (born 4 August 1967) is an Indian actor, director and film
producer, known for his work in Hindi cinema. Since making his debut in
1996, he has acted in many leading and supporting roles. He ventured into
film production in Bollywood, Arbaaz Khan Productions, launched with
Dabangg (2010), in which he starred as the younger brother of his real-life
brother Salman Khan. The film went on to become one of the highest-
grossing Bollywood films of all time. He also won the National Film Award for
Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment for the same.He also
hosted the reality show Power Couple, which aired on Sony TV.

Khan was born as the second son into a family with strong ties to the
Bollywood film industry; his father is Salim Khan, a successful screenwriter,
and his mother is Sushila Charak, while his stepmother is dancer and
Bollywood actress Helen. He is the brother of Bollywood actor Salman
Khan—with whom he attended the Scindia School, Gwalior—and actor-
producer Sohail Khan. He has one sister Alvira Khan Agnihotri and an
adopted sister Arpita Khan. His brother-in-law is actor Atul Agnihotri.


Khan made his debut in the 1996 film Daraar in a villainous role of a
psychotic wife-beater. He received the Filmfare Best Villain Award for his
performance. Though not a successful actor in his solo films, he has starred
in many multi-starrer hit films such as Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya (1998) and
Garv: Pride and Honour (2004) where he acted opposite his brother Salman.