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Sana Khan

Sana Khan

Sana khan is a former Indian actress, figure, and dancer who became prominent and well-known in 2005 at the age of 17. She was born on 27 August 1988. Her zodiac sign is Leo. She did her education in the schools of Mumbai and also tried some small skincare courses. She worked in films in different languages like Tamil, Hindi, and Telugu, which are seen and praised today.

Her talent and enthusiasm for modeling were glimpsed in various advertisements, films, and television shows. Her exit from the entertainment industry sent shockwaves to her fans and people who are in the industry.

Physical Appearance

She has a fair skin complexion with dark brown color orbs. Her height is about 5 feet 3 inches, and her hair strands are brown. Her weight is 53 kgs.

Earlier life of Sana khan

Sana khan was born and educated in Mumbai (Dharavi). Her father and mother share different regions. Her father was a Muslim from Malayali, while her mother was from Mumbai. Even though she was born into a middle-class family, she didn't allow this situation to hamper her acting dreams and decided to try her hands at it after school at a local school situated near her home.

Career and livelihood

Sana Khan

Sana khan worked in print and television commercials. She began her profession by working in low-budget films, which gave her a deep acting experience. She kept her acting spirit dominant from 2005 to 2020.

Despite being rejected in a Tamil movie named Kettavan, she never gave her hopes and kept her pace. Her dreams led her to debut with the Tamil movie Silambattam with the same actor who declined her part in Kettavan.

Having noticed the presence of Shahrukh khan with Sana khan, Silambarasan was impressed and phoned her for a female lead part.

Sana khan stated in Hindi that it was tough for her to achieve a role in the Tamil film industry, but she was lucky to be selected by the actor while looking for a new face for his upcoming movie.

Barely did Sana know that this movie would eventually grab the interest of the viewers. She received a lot of praise from the public and won an award for best new actress in Singapore.

She worked on doing further movies in the Tamil industry in 2010, like Thambikku Indha Ooru. She also worked in a movie that portrayed a hijack situation and worked on such a theme.

Keeping her acting spirit alive, She entered various Canadian movies like Kool sukkah hot Maga. In 2012, she was signed to her sixth Tamil film Thalaivan, produced by Big Ocean pictures. This year, she worked to make a debut in a Malayalam movie that was based on the Hindi film, the dirty picture.

She even landed the role of antagonist's daughter in a 2014 movie named Jai ho. Her special Appearance was when she received a chance to work in Toilet - Ek prem Katha starring as Akshay Kumar's girlfriend.

Her famous role till today is Kavita Singh.

TV Commercials

Sana Khan

In commercials and advertisements, too, she had given her best acting. She acted in 50 advertisements; one of them included a cosmetic ad directed by the Shirish Kunder in July 2007. She also presented herself in deodorant ads, Xbox gaming, and She also worked in an advertisement for the product Amul macho, which turned out to be highly controversial. It was an underwear brand that provoked controversy and was banned by the Government of India, and the attracted affronts from the public. The company rehired Khan and gave her a part in some other theme to prevent further disagreements. She never let public opinions interfere with her career and prepared herself to ignore the controversies completely, as creative people dominated her acting.

She worked with several superstars in her television ads, including Salman Khan, Shahrukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Yuvraj Singh, etc. She endorsed many popular and well-known brands with these actors during her acting period.

Big boss and other television shows

She also took part in the Indian edition of Big Boss Season 6 in 2014. She was nervous at that time and wanted to make people see her real personality. True to her belief, she was able to make out and remain in the show for long. The most unexpected was when she was chosen in the list of top three, which she scarcely believed would happen. She earned a lot of popularity from this event.

She was rumored to be in close connection with Salman Khan and was linked with several big boss actors, one of which is named Aashka Goradia.

In many of the upcoming seasons of the famous show big boss, she was chosen as the guest. In 2015, she competed for Fear factor: "Khatron ke Khiladi" and outdid herself to 9th position. It was a great achievement in reality games on the life that exhibited her power and strength. She also grabbed her part in kitchen champion 5 in 2019. She also played her role in many television serials.

Favorite things of Sana khan

  • Her favorite food consists of Sheer Khurma and
  • Her favorite actor is Salman Khan
  • Her favorite actress is Katrina Kaif.
  • Sana khan is also a lover of a number of perfumes and keeps different perfumes stocked in her wardrobe.

Further Facts about Sana khan

  • She used to spend her free time either traveling or in skincare clinics.
  • She also promoted cricket by working as a brand ambassador for Celebrity Cricket League (CCL).
  • She has won the International Tamil movie award for the best new actress for her debut film in 2008.
  • She has been collecting teddy bears sent to her by her beloved ones since 2006.
  • She inhabits a range rover.
  • She has a large fan following on number, i.e., million followers on profiles on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, etc.
  • She loves watching movies and traveling to different places and also tries hands-on practicing yoga whenever she feels the worth of doing it. Yoga is a feeling that gives the body a touch of relaxation and relieves the mind from worries and anxieties.

Personal Life and Affairs

In February 2019, Khan demonstrated her relationship with choreographer Melvin Louis to the public. They were close to each other and even shared pictures and videos of them dancing. Their relationship was going well until Sana khan found out that his boyfriend was cheating on her and was using her. They both started throwing abuse at each other and eventually decided to break up. In 2020, they split up from each other. She even shared screenshots of her on social media talking about her ending relationship with his boyfriend. In the past, she was also in a relationship with Ismail khan.

In 2020, Khan posted on Instagram that she wished to serve humanity and quit the film industry. She even deleted some of her posts on Instagram. This happened when she broke up with her boyfriend, charging him with abusing him physically.

Khan went on to marry Islamic scholar Mufti Anas Sayied in 2020. She was pleased by the goodness and modesty of the Anas, and her marriage was not a decision of haste. All the wedding rituals were performed in Muslim practices in the presence of her nears and dears. According to her, Anas was a kind-hearted man, and god gifted her. She cleared any suspicions about her marriage by praising Anas as a man of her imagination in an interview with Bombay Times. She even posted about her wedding on Instagram by a post and captioned a poem on their wedding, which poured out her true feelings for Anas and her views on this marriage.


Sana khan was a beautiful actress and model. She is also featured in many popular songs like Pal Pal Dil Ke Pass and Wajah Tum Ho, which are praised and sung today with full enthusiasm and pleasure among people of all ages. Her age as of now is 34 years in 2022. She is currently in a healthy relationship with her husband, Mufti Anas Sayied.

In a little lifespan, Sana khan has a lot of achievements in numerous fields. She showcased her talent and even turned those offers that no longer served her interest. Her works are praised and known even today after a gap of two years leaves from her acting career.

Quick Bytes

  • Age: 32
  • Religion: Islam
  • Hometown: Mumbai
  • Short Summary
  • Other Name: Sana Khaan
  • Profession: Dancer, Model, and Actress

Physical Appearance and More Information

  • Hair Colour: Brown
  • Eye Colour: Dark Brown
  • Height: 161 cm (5'3'')
  • Body Type: Hourglass
  • Waist: 25 inches
  • Hips: 36 inches
  • Weight: 53 Kg
  • Dress size: 4 (US)



  • Malayalam Film: Climax (2013) as "Poongkodi"/ Supriya"
  • Telugu: Kalyanram Kathi (2010) as " Anjali"
  • Tamil: Sillambattam (2008) as " Jaanu"
  • Kannada: Kool Sakkath Hot Maga (2011) as " Kajol"
  • Hindi Film: Yehi Hai High Society (2005) as " Saniya"

Personal Life

  • Date of Birth: 21 August 2022
  • Birthplace: Mumbai, India
  • Age: 32 years
  • Religion: Islam
  • Hometown: Mumbai
  • Zodiac sign: Leo
  • Hobbies: Spending time in her skincare Clinic and traveling

Personal life details


  • Melvin Louis
  • Ismail Khan
  • Vishal Karwal
  • Aashka Goradia
  • Salman Khan
  • Martial Status: Married
  • Marriage date: 21 November 2020

Family details


  • Mother: Saeeda (belongs to Muslims)

Favorites Things

  • Actress- Katrina Kaif
  • Food: Biryani, Sheer Kurma
  • Actor: Salman Khan

List of Movies

Movie Name Year
Tom- Dick and Harry 2020
Yoga 2019
Toilet- Ek Prem Katha 2017
Wajah Tum Ho 2016
Jai Ho 2014
Thalaivan 2013
Climax 2013
Mr. Nookayya 2012
Aayiram Vilakku 2011
Kool. Sakkath Hot Maga 2011
Payanam 2011
Gangnam 2011
Kalyanram Kathi 2010
Thambikku Indha Ooru 2010
Halla Bol 2008
Silambattam 2008
Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal 2007
Bombay To Goa 2007
E 2006
Yehi hai High Society 2005

Television Show and Serial list

  • Special Ops ( Sonya,2020)
  • Big Boss 13 (Guest,2019)
  • Kitchen Champion 5 (Contestant,2019)
  • Bigg Boss 12 ( Guest,2018)
  • Entertainenment Ki Raat (Guest,2017)
  • Big Boss 10 (Guest,2016)
  • Comedy Nights Live (Guest,2016)
  • Box Cricket League 2 ( Contestant, 2016)
  • Comedy Nights Bachao (Guest, 2016)
  • Bigg Boss 9 (Guest, 2015)
  • Killer Karaoke Atka Toh Latka (Contestant, 2015)
  • Fear Factor: Khatron Ka Khiladi 6 (Contestant)
  • Big Boss Halla Bol (Contestant, 2015)
  • Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7 ( Guest, 2014)
  • Bigg Boss 7 ( Guest,2013)
  • Bigg Boss 6 ( Contestant, 2012-13)

Net worth

  • Total Worth: USD $ 3 Million
  • Car Collection: Range Rover

Less Known Facts about Sana Khan

  • Spends leisure time at her skincare clinic and has done small courses on skincare
  • Began her career as a model and did advertisement films. She has been part of 50 advertisement commercials. She had done commercials with celebrities like Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Yuvraj Singh, Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar, Hrithik Roshan, etc.
  • She is a recipient of an International Tamil Film Award for the Best new actress for the movie "Silambattam".
  • She was part of the show "Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 6," and she got out of the show after attaining top 9 positions.


  • She was part of a controversial advertisement of Amul Macho in 2007. The government of India took down the advertisement on the grounds of sexual profanity. In the advertisement, she appeared to be washing men's underwear proactively.
  • They were accused of criminal intimidation and molestation by a media consultant, and Ismail Khan, Sana, and their servant were detained.
  • Her name cropped up in a case in which she was alleged to abduct a 15-year-old girl. The girl had rejected her cousin's marriage proposal.

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