Zain Khan Durrani

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Zain Khan Durrani
Born
NationalityIndian
OccupationActor, poet
Years active2017 – present
Known forKuchh Bheege Alfaaz
Notable work
Shikara

Zain Khan Durrani is an Indian actor and poet, known for his role in the film Kuchh Bheege Alfaaz.[1]

Early life and education[edit | edit source]

Zain was born in a suburb of Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir. He went to Burn Hall School, later joined Delhi Public School and graduated from Zakir Hussain College, Delhi University. He is actively involved in theatre acting and is a skilled poet as well.[2]

Career[edit | edit source]

He started off as an assistant director with Onir in a film called Shab, where he learned the technical part behind filmmaking.[3] After doing an audition for Kuchh Bheege Alfaaz, he was selected for a lead role with Onir as the director.[4] Zain also appeared as a radio jockey on the programme Lamhey with Zain on Big 92.7 FM.[5] He has starred in Vidhu Vinod Chopra's film, Shikara (2020 film).

References[edit | edit source]

  1. "Worst part about growing up in a tumultuous state is that you get used to the violence: Kashmiri actor Zain Khan Durrani". Hindustan Times. 18 February 2018. Retrieved 28 October 2018.
  2. Shakeel, Zulfika (2 February 2018). "To Bagh-e-Mehtaab". Kashmir Life. Retrieved 28 October 2018.
  3. Mukherjee, Nairita (15 February 2018). "10 things you need to know about Zain Khan Durrani, Onir's find in Kuchh Bheege Alfaaz". T2 Online. Retrieved 28 October 2018.
  4. Zen, Zinia (10 August 2017). "Geetanjali Thapa in Onir's love saga". The Times of India. Retrieved 28 October 2018.
  5. "Actor Zain Khan turns Radio Jockey". Free Press Journal. 9 April 2018. Retrieved 28 October 2018.

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