Emraan Hashmi is a Bollywood actor. He was born on 24 March 1979 in Pulgaon, Maharashtra. His zodiac sign is Aries. He completed his schooling from Jamnabai Narsee School, Mumbai. He earned a B Com degree from Sydenham College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai.

His father, Anwar Hashmi is a businessman and actor. His mother, Maherahh Hashmi is also an actor. He has a brother, Kelvin Hashmi. 

He is married to Parveen Shahani. They have a son, Ayaan Hashmi. 

Emraan’s favourites

His hobbies include playing video games, photography, and collecting watches.

Emraan likes to eat sushi. 

His favourite actors are Sanjay Dutt, Dilip Kumar, Michael J Fox, Jack Nicholson, Sridevi, and Katrina Kaif. 

Her favourite perfume brand is Eternity.

Black, white and blue are his favourite colours. 

His favourite travelling destination is France. 

Emraan owns BMW 5 series, Audi A8, Honda Civic, and Range Rover cars. He also has a Ducati Diavel bike. 

He earns around Rs 10-12 crore for one film. 

Interesting facts about Emraan Hashmi

Emraan’s father is a Muslim, and his mother is a Christian. 

He is a relative of the Bhatt family. Mahesh Bhatt is Emraan’s uncle. 

Emraan worked in many advertisements as a child. 

Before his debut as an actor, he worked as an assistant director in the film 'Raaz' (2002) starring Bipasha Basu and Dino Morea.

Emraan’s debut

In the year 2003, he made his Bollywood debut with the film ‘Footpath’. His co-actors were Aftab Shivdasani, Rahul Dev and Bipasha Basu. 

Early in his acting career, Emraan changed his name to Farhan Hashmi. However, after the release of the film ‘Murder’, he changed it back to ‘Emraan’.

In 2004, Emraan Hashmi got a lot of popularity from the film ‘Murder’. He came to be known as ‘serial kisser’ in the entertainment industry. 

Emraan has appeared in many commercials for various brands. 

Emraan’s marriage

On 14 December 2006, he married his longtime girlfriend, Parveen Shahani. 

Their son was born in the year 2010. 

His son was diagnosed with cancer when he was only 4 years old. 

Emraan’s autobiographical book

His autobiographical book 'The Kiss of Life' was released in which he shared his experience regarding his son’s cancer diagnosis. This book was launched by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on 8 April 2016.

Emraan has featured in various popular magazines. 

His fans famously refer to him as ‘Emmy’. 


In the year 2005, he was awarded the Screen Award for his character in the film ‘Murder’.

In 2007, he was awarded the Filmfare Award for his negative role in the film ‘Gangster’.

In 2011, he was honoured with the Best Male Actor Award for his supporting role in the film ‘Once Upon a Time in Mumbai’.

In 2012, he received Apsara Film and Television Producers Guild Award for Best Actor for the film ‘Murder 2’. 

In 2012, he was awarded the IIFA Award for Best Supporting Actor for the film ‘The Dirty Picture’.

In 2013, he won the Screen Award for Best Supporting Actor for the film ‘Shanghai’.

Emraan’s film projects

Some of Emraan Hashmi’s popular films are, Jannat (2008), Hamari Adhuri Kahani (2015), Azhar (2016), Raaz 3 (2012), The Dirty Picture (2011), Dybbuk (2021), The Train (2007), Baadshaho (20127), Kalyug (2005), Ungli (2014), and Selfiee (2023).

Emraan’s upcoming film is ‘Tiger 3’ which will release on 10 November 2023. His co-actors are Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif.