Interesting facts about Kader Khan we bet you didn’t know
The actor has three sons: Sarfaraz Khan, Shahnawaz Khan, and a third son in Canada. His son Sarfaraz Khan has also acted in several films like Maine Dil Tujhko Diya, Tere Naam, Milenge Milenge and many more.
From negative roles to comedy to character roles, the actor has portrayed diverse characters on screen in his career spanning over four decades. He has worked in over 350 films, including “Coolie, “Baap Numbri, Beta Dus Numbri”, “Hum”, “Bol Radha Bol”, “Aankhen”, “Raja Babu” and “Judwaa” and has written dialogues for over 250 Indian films, from the 1970's up to the turn of the 21st century.
The actor will be making a comeback in the Bollywood after a long time with forthcoming movie “Hogaya Dimaagh Ka Dahi” which is releasing on October 16.
Kader Khan was recognized by the AFMI (American Federation of Muslims from India) for his achievement and service to the Muslim community in India.
Kader Khan made special arrangements and acted the play for him. Dilip Kumar was so impressed by his performance that he signed him for his next two films: Sagina Mahato and Bairaag.
While teaching in a college, he starred in a small play on the college's annual day function and it was praised by everyone. Actor Dilip Kumar came to know about it, he called him and showed keenness in watching the play.
Kader Khan is not only a great actor, but also a great dialogue writer and director. He has written many memorable dialogues for films starring Amitabh Bachchan like Mr. Natwarlal, Khoon Pasina, Do Aur Do Paanch, Satte Pe Satta, Inquilab, Giraftaar, Muqaddar Ka Sikander, Amar Akbar Anthony, Hum and Agneepath which were huge hits at the box office.
Before entering the film industry, he taught at M. H. Saboo Siddik College of Engineering, Mumbai as a professor of Civil Engineering.
Kader Khan is one of the well educated actor in Indian Film Industry. He has done his schooling from a local municipal school and obtained a Master's Diploma in Engineering from the Institution of Engineers specializing in Civil engineering from Ismail Yusuf College.