Ahmed Khan (choreographer)
3 June 1974|
Pune, Maharastra, India
|Occupation||Film actor, Director, Choreographer|
|Spouse(s)||Shaira Ahmed Khan|
|Partner(s)||Shaira Ahmed Khan|
Ahmed Khan (born 3 June 1974) is an Indian choreographer, producer, actor, director, and writer. He has choreographed several films after a brief acting stage, and has moved onto writing, producing, and directing other Bollywood films.
After Mr. India, he worked as a choreographer for Taal, Ghajini, and Kick. During this, he also served as director for Lakeer – Forbidden Lines, and worked on Fool n Final, a comedy film. He wrote and produced Paathshaala and Ek Paheli Leela.Recently , His latest directed venture is'Baaghi 2.
Khan served as judge for Dance India Dance Lil Master for its third season, and was popular among contenstants, referring to him as "Pappi King".
Ahmed Khan is married to Shaira Khan, who is a model and is now a producer with Paperdoll Entertainment. Together, they produced the movie Paathshaala and Ek Paheli Leela. Many of Khan's awards, including his from Filmfare Awards , Iifa, Screen & AIBA for Kick, are dedicated to his wife. He is friends with Shahid Kapoor.
Khan has narrowly escaped from death twice. He filmed a movie at the Twin Towers only two days before the September 11 attacks. He also canceled his hotel reservations at the last minute; the hotel was destroyed in the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami.
- Awarded Filmfare Best Choreography Award for Kick 2015.
- Awarded IIFA Award for Kick 2015.
- Awarded Screen Awards for the best choreographer for Kick 2015.
- Awarded AIBA Award for best choreography for Kick 2015.
- Awarded SICA award for Heropanti 2015.
- Awarded Filmfare Best Choreography Award for Rangeela 1995.
- Awarded Mtv IMMIES for Best Pop Remix.
- Awarded Ecole Solitaire "Ordinary to extra ordinary role model award" for outstanding achievement & for emerging as one of the best dance directors in the country.
- Awarded Telugu Filmfare Award for Best choreographer for Ganesh in 2000.
- Awarded Kannada Filmfare Award for Best choreographer for Yuva in 2005.
- Awarded "Indian film dance director's association award" in 2012.
- Awarded "Golden Jubilee" Subhash Ghai award for Taal.
- Awarded "Indian films & television choreographers association award of appreciation" in 2016.
Khan has also won Viewer's Choice awards.
As a choreographer
- Jumme Ki Raat from Kick (2014 film)
- Dance ke legend from Hero (2015 Hindi film)
- O Khuda from Hero (2015 Hindi film)
- Bandeyaa from Jazbaa
- Billi Kat Gayee from Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon 2015
- DJ Bajega To Pappu Nachega from Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon 2015
- Afghan Jalebi from Phantom (2015 film)
- Soch na sake from Airlift (2016 film)
- Dil cheez tujhe dedi from Airlift (2016 film)
- Mai Tera Boyfriend from Raabta (2017 film)
|2018||Baaghi 2||Ahmed Khan||Director||Hindi|
|2015||Ek Paheli Leela||Bobby Khan||Producer/Creative Head||Hindi|
|2010||Paathshaala||Milind Ukey||Producer/ Script writer||Hindi|
|2007||Fool & Final||Ahmed Khan||Director||Hindi|
|2001||Nayak: The Real Hero||S.Shankar||Special appearance (song)||Hindi|
|1987||Mr. India||Shekar Kapur||Child Actor||Hindi|
- "Photos: Celebs at Ahmed Khan and wife Shaira's wedding anniversary - Entertainment". Mid-day.com. Retrieved 2018-04-22.
- "A director works like a dog, says Ahmed". One India. 10 August 2007. Archived from the original on 19 October 2007. Retrieved 17 May 2010.
- "Shahid Kapoor's bedroom affairs". Mid-Day. One India. 23 April 2010. Retrieved 17 May 2010.
- Afsana Ahmed (2 January 2005). "It was a narrow escape for Shahid". Times of India. Retrieved 17 May 2010.