Hina Khan is an Indian Television actress who is best known for her role as Akshara in the drama series Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai. The popular actress has lots of followers on social media.
Hina was featured in the Top 50 list of Sexiest Asian Women by Eastern Eye, for 4 consecutive years, from 2013 to 2016. She is not just a pretty gal but also a really talented actress. This is the reason why she is one of the highest paid actresses on Indian television.
On September 30, 2017, she got selected as a contestant on the Bigg Boss season 11 reality show which is telecast on Colors TV. In this show, she will compete with other celebs and common folks for the prize money.
Early Life and Education
Hina was born on October 2, 1987, in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir. She attended Colonel’s Central Academy School. Hina did not excel at studies and was an average student in school. She was however interested in activities like painting, singing, etc.
In 2009, she got her MBA/Master of Business Administration degree from CCA School of Management located in Gurgoan, Delhi.
Khan has a younger brother named Amir Khan. Her family is her support system.
Khan initially wanted to become a journalist. She even tried to become an air hostess. She was chosen for air hostess training at a Mumbai institute. Unfortunately, she got Malaria during this period and was not able to finish her training.
Hina was not interested in acting. She was however asked by her friends to try her luck as she is very pretty. Her friends insisted that she go for an audition. Subsequently she auditioned, but was not serious or worried about her chances. The next day after audition she was selected for the role of the female lead on the TV show. This show was the soap opera ‘Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai.’ It debuted in 2009.
Hina portrayed the role of Akshara in the TV drama for 8 years and quit it in 2016 to try out other projects. In 2017, she became a participant in the reality show ‘Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 8’ which aired on Colors TV. She finished the show as the first runner up. She entered the Big Boss house on September 30th the same year. The Big Boss reality show is hosted by Indian movie star Salman Khan.
Hina Khan – Boyfriend
Hina Khan has never shared details about her personal life or relationships with the media. However, before entering the Big Boss house, she put up a video and asked her fans to take care of her boyfriend Rocky Jaiswal, the executive producer of the TV show Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai. The two have been dating for a long time now. Near the end of the video, Hina stated that she will miss Rocky while she is in the house and then planted a kiss on his cheek.
Besides being a fine actress, Hina also designs jewelry. She had designed one of the ornaments for her TV show.
Hina has won several awards for her performance in the tele-serial. To name a few, she received the best Actress award at new talent Award; the best newcomer award at Indian TELLY award; and in 2010 the best Patni award at Star Parivaar Awards.
Hina is 5″4′ tall. She loves Mughlai Food and her favorite hobby is playing basketball.