Gauahar Khan | Age, Biography, Wiki, Family, Education, Sister & Net Worth | 2023

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Gauahar Khan, born on August 23, 1983, is an Indian model and actress known for her work in Hindi films and television. She kickstarted her career as a model, participating in the Femina Miss India contest in 2002. Khan’s acting portfolio includes notable films like the action thriller ‘Game’, revenge drama ‘Ishaqzaade’, suspense thriller ‘Fever’, romantic comedy ‘Badrinath Ki Dulhania’, and the period drama ‘Begum Jaan’. She earned significant recognition after winning the reality show ‘Bigg Boss 7’ in 2013.

Gauahar Khan


Famous Name: Gauahar Khan
Full Name: Gauahar Khan
Gander: Female
Age: 40 years
Height: 5 feet 7 inches
Weight: 60 kg
Birthplace: Pune, Maharashtra, India
Nationality: Indian
Hometown: Pune, Maharashtra, India
Net Worth: $2 Million
Famous for: She is famous for her role in the lighthearted comedy film Once Upon a Time in Mumbai (2010) and Badrinath Ki Dulhania (2017)

Gauahar Khan

Family Info:

Father: Zafar Ahmed Khan
Mother: Razia Zafar
Sister(s): Nigaar Khan (Actress), Kausar Khan

She was born into a Muslim family. Khan is one of five kin in her family. She is the most youthful of five kin and her sister is Nigaar Khan also actress.


School: Mount Carmel Convent School, Pune
College: Ness Wadia College of Commerce, Pune

She completed her schooling education from Mount Carmel Convent School, Pune.

Height, Weight, Body Stats:

Eyes Color: Brown
Hairs Color: Brown
Body Shape: Slim
Zodiac Sign: Virgo


Debut Year: 2002
1st Tv (Show): The Making of Miss India (2002)
1st Movie/Drama: Aan: Men at Work (2004)

She has acted in various TV promotions, for example, Ford Ikon, Bajaj Auto, Opel Car and Tanishq gems. At 18 years old, she additionally partook in Femina Miss India challenge where she came fourth and won the Miss Talented title. She likewise showed up in two or three music recordings of which “Hawa Mein Udati Jaaye” by Bombay Vikings turned out to be immensely well known. She has secured the film tattle show Page 3 on Zoom Television.

She made her acting profession debut in the Yash Raj Films creation Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year. Khan played Chand Bibi in the sentimental show Ishaqzaade, in which she likewise did two thing numbers “Jhalla Walla” and “Chokra Jawaan”. In 2013, Khan turned into a big name hopeful in Colors TV’s well known show Bigg Boss, Indian rendition of the unscripted television show Big Brother. She made due for full 15 weeks and was arisen as the champ in 2013 overcoming entertainer Tanishaa Mukerji.

In 2019, Khan showed up in the Indian rendition of The Office, a transformation of the hit BBC arrangement of a similar name. The show delivered on real time feature Hotstar on June 28, 2019. Gauhar plays the personality of Riya Pahwa, who is the supervisor of the lead character Jagadeep Chadda. In 2021, Gauahar assumed the part of Maithili Sharan in amazon web arrangement Tandav.


  • Aan: Men at Work (2004)
  • Shankar Dada M.B.B.S. (2004)
  • Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year (2009) (Koena Sheikh)
  • Once Upon a Time in Mumbai (2010)
  • Game (2011) (Samara Shroff/Natasha Malhotra)
  • Ishaqzaade (2012) (Chand Bibi)
  • Oh Yaara Ainvayi Ainvayi Lut Gaya (2015)
  • Kyaa Kool Hain Hum 3 (2016)
  • Fever (2016) (Kavya Chaoudhary/ Pooja Warrier)
  • Fuddu (2016)
  • Badrinath Ki Dulhania (2017) (Laxmi Shankar)
  • Begum Jaan (2017) (Rubina)
  • Tera Intezaar (2017)
  • Nine Hours in Mumbai (2018) (Gulabi)

TV Shows:

  • The Making of Miss India (2002) (Herself)
  • Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 3 (2009) (Contestant)
  • The Khan Sisters (2011) (Herself)
  • Bigg Boss 7 (2013) (Contestant)
  • Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 5 (2014)
  • Ticket to Bollywood (2014)
  • India’s Raw Star (2014) (Host)
  • Bigg Boss 8 (2014) (Herself)
  • I Can Do That (2015) (Contestant)
  • Naagin 1 (2016) (Herself)
  • Bigg Boss 10 (2016) (Herself)
  • Bigg Boss 11 (2017) (Herself)
  • Bigg Boss 12 (2018) (Herself)
  • Gathbandhan (2019)
  • The Office (2019) (Riya Pahwa)
  • Bigg Boss 13 (2019) (Herself)
  • Bigg Boss 14 (2020) (Senior)

Nominated Awards:

  • Screen Awards
  • Stardust Awards
  • Renault Star Guild Awards

Relationship / Husband:

Marital Status: Married
Boyfriend: Sahil Peerzada (Businessman), Kushal Tandon (Actor)
Husband: Zaid Darbar (m. 2020) (Actor)

Khan was involved with actor and individual competitor of Bigg Boss, Kushal Tandon in 2013, yet later they split. In 2020, she got engaged into actor Zaid Darbar. The team got married in 25 December.

Net Worth:

Gauahar Khan net worth is assessed to be $2 Million according to Celebrity Net Worth. She is also famous actress.

FAQs about Gauahar Khan Model

Who is Gauahar Khan?

Gauahar Khan is an Indian model and actress who has appeared in Hindi films and television. She was born on 23 August 1983 in a Muslim family in Pune, Maharashtra. She started her career as a model and participated in the Femina Miss India contest in 2002​​.

What are some of her notable works?

After appearing in music videos and dance songs, Gauahar made her acting debut with Yash Raj Films's Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year in 2009. She also starred in films such as the action thriller Game (2011), the revenge drama Ishaqzaade (2012), the suspense thriller Fever (2016), the romantic comedy Badrinath Ki Dulhania (2017), and the Indian period drama Begum Jaan (2017)​​.

What is her family background?

Gauahar Khan was born to Zafar and Razia Khan. She has five siblings and is the younger sister of actress Nigaar Khan. She is married to Zaid Darbar and they have a son named Zehaan, born in May 2023​​.