Zakir Khan is an Indian stand up comedian and actor. In 2012, he rose to popularity by winning “Comedy Central India” as Best Stand Up Comedian competition. Khan has also been a part of a news comedy show “On Air with AIB“. In this article we bring you everything that you want to know about Zakhir Khan . Lets know more about Zakir Khan Age, Height, Bio, Wiki, Affairs, Facts & More
Zakir khan Age, Height, Bio, Wiki, Affairs, Facts & More
|Full Name||Zakir Khan|
|Landed On Earth||20 August 1987|
|Birthplace||Indore, Madhya Pradesh|
|Age (as on 2023)||35 Years|
|Qualification||Graduate (B. Com)|
Diploma in Sitar
|School||St. Paul Higher Secondary School, Indore|
|Profession||Stand Up Comedian, Actor, You Tuber|
|Height||In Meters- 1.70m|
Feet & Inches-5 ‘7 “
|Languages||English, Urdu, Hindi|
|Food Habit||Non Vegetarian|
|Hobbies||Playing the Sitar, Singing|
|Actor||Salman Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui|
|Actress||Sara Ali Khan|
|Player||MS Dhoni, Rohit Sharma|
|Net Worth||₹10 Crore|
|Salary||₹ 10 lakh Per month|
Unknown Facts About Zakir Khan
- Zakir Khan was born in a family with a musical background in Indore, Madhya Pradesh
- Zakir is a college dropout student. On being asked that why he took such decision, Zakir said,
Yaar, college mein rehne ka koi matlab nahi tha. Classes hum attend karte nahi the, aur degree se jyada apni khwahisho se pyaar tha.”
- However, Zakir started learning music at a young age from his father and grandfather.
- After dropping out of college, Zakir did a diploma in Sitar.
- Thereafter, he moved to Delhi to become a radio producer.
- In Delhi, he did radio programming at ARSL for a year and then, shifted to Jaipur in 2009 for an internship.
- While in Jaipur, Khan did a number of odd jobs to meet his day to day expenses.
- After the completion of his internship when Zakir decided to move back to Delhi, he didn’t have sufficient money to pay the rent of his room. At that time, his landlord helped him by forgiving his rent and even giving him money to travel back to Delhi.
- While in Delhi, Zakir tried his hands in different fields, ranging from theatre to radio.
- He started his career as a copywriter and main researcher at HT Media Ltd. He worked there for about 4 years.
- Later, Zakir’s roommate, Vishwas, encouraged him to do open mics.
- Subsequently, he started performing in the cafes and people started liking his jokes. He even started receiving standing ovations.
- After a while, Zakir was called to Mumbai to write content for the news comedy show “On Air With AIB.”
- In 2012, he won Comedy Centra India’s Best Stand Up Comedian’ and rose to fame.
- Also, he was applauded for his comedy style in NDTV Prime’s ‘The Rising Stars of Comedy.’
- He is well known for his punchline “Sakht Launda” which means a guy with immense self-control.
- In 2015, he wrote and co-hosted ‘On Air with AIB,’ a news comedy show. The show was telecasted on Star World, India.
- Some of his popular comedy shows include “Trading Station” (2014), “A Promising Game” (2017), “Haq Se Single” (2017) and “Chacha Vidhayak Hain Hamare” (2018).
- Moreover, he has also appeared as one of the judges in Amazon Prime’s “Comicstaan Season 2.”
- He has even co-hosted the 5th Annual Golden Kela Awards along with other famous comedians like Vir Das and Papa CJ.
- Zakir did his first comedy show with the popular comedian Neeti Palta.
- He is an ardent animal lover and owns a pet dog, Champ.
- Zakir shared in an interview that his dream project was to design a farming course for teenagers where he intended to groom their personalities.
Who is Zakir Khan?
Zakir Khan is an Indian stand up comedian and actor.
How old is Zakir Khan?
Zakir Khan is 35 years old as on 2023.
Is Zakir Khan married or single?
Zakir Khan is Single.
What is net worth of Zakir Khan?
Net Worth of Zakir Khan is approx ₹10 Crore.