|Birth Place||Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir|
|Height (in Cms)||158 cms|
|Height (in Feet Inches)||5 feet 2 inches|
|Date Of Birth||Oct 02, 1987|
Hina Khan is an Indian television actress and a model who primarily works in Hindi TV shows. She is most popularly known for her role as Akshara in the TV series Yeh Rishta Kya Kehata Hai which ran for eight years. She then quit the show to look for more opportunities and appeared as a contestant in the 8th season of Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi and then she participated in the 11th season of the controversial reality show Bigg Boss.
Hina Khan Early Life and Background
Hina Khan was born on 2nd October 1987 in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir. Although much is not known about her family, her brother Aamir Khan owns a travel agency. Hina completed her schooling from Colonel's Central Academy School and in 2009, she got her MBA from CCA School of Management, Gurgaon, Delhi. She initially wanted to become a journalist or an air hostess.
Hina Khan Career
Hina Khan was selected for an air hostess training program in Mumbai but couldn’t attend it because she was bedridden with malaria. She was then offered the lead role in the show Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai in 2009 where she played the role of Akshara. The show lasted for 8 years and established Hina as the highest-earning television actress in India. During her stint in the show, she was offered the Venkatesh-Mahesh Babu starrer Telugu film Seethamma Vakitlo Sirimalle Chettu but she rejected it because the schedule of the film ran for 60 days.
In 2016, Hina quit her show to focus on other projects. She was then seen in the reality show Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 8, hosted by Rohit Shetty, where she finished up as the first runner-up. Immediately after this, Hina Khan appeared in the Hindi version of the reality show Bigg Boss Season 11 hosted by Salman Khan where she was named the most loved contestant by Ormax Media. She is currently one of the four finalists in the show.