Kamaal Rashid Khan is a controversial film maker and critic in Bollywood. He is famous for his controversial comments on many top Bollywood celebs. Apart from that, he has also acted in few flop movies in lead roles. He also tried his hand at reality shows like Bigg Boss but was eliminated due to his rude behaviour.
Mohammed Rashid Mohammed Iqbal Kamaal is the full name of this critic but he is popularly called KRK or Kamaal Rashid Khan. He became a film critic after failing as a hero and posts reviews of most top films. Interestingly, he criticizes most of them badly and this has lead to severe backlash against him by top production companies.
He first rose to fame with his movie Deshdrohi which was released in 2021. This was based on riots and it was sent to court for review. He also did small roles in many Bhojpuri films before becoming a film critic. He has other businesses in Dubai and posts reviews only for fame and publicity. He was arrested recently for his previous comments on Rishi Kapoor and other celebs. He is also facing sexual harassment charges by an actress.
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Kamaal Rashid Khan was born on the 1st of January 1975 in Deoband region of Uttar Pradesh. Kamaal Rashid Khan’s current age is 47 years.
Wiki | Biography
Kamaal Rashid Khan was born and brought up in Uttar Pradesh in a conventional Muslim family. He has many brothers and sisters and stayed in a joint family. He completed his primary education from his hometown in Deoband and later joined KLDAV PG College in Uttarakhand for his graduation.
He was always interested in the film industry and tried his luck in the Bhojpuri film industry by playing small roles. However, he decided to launch himself and started producing movies with himself in the lead role. In this way, he made few films like Deshdrohi which got good attention due to its controvertial content about riots in the country.
The film was banned for sometime and later approved to screen in theatres. He failed to get any success as an actor and later started working as a film critic and posted reviews about stars and movies in Bollywood. Due to his controvertial comments, he became famous and was seen in reality shows like Bigg Boss for few seasons.
|Kamaal Rashid Khan
|Kamal Rashid Kumar
|Date of Birth
|1 January 1975
|48 (as of 2023)
|Deoband, Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh
|Actor, Producer, Scriptwriter, Trade Analyst, Film Critic
|Zodiac sign / Sun sign
|KLDAV PG College, Roorkee, Uttarakhand
Kamaal Rashid Khan hails from a Muslim family based in Uttar Pradesh. His father has business in his hometown and also has agricultural land. His mother is a home maker. He has five siblings who are all settled in different places. He has not revealed much details about his family members.
Girlfriend, Wife, Relationships
Kamaal Rashid Khan is married to Anita Kumar. She is a Hindu by birth and has converted to Islam after her marriage. She has also changed her name to Aisha Kamaal Khan. The couple have two children named Faisal Kamaal Khan and Farah Kamaal Khan. There are rumours that he is also married to another muslim woman. However, he has not commented on such rumours in the media.
|Affairs / Girlfriend
|Faisal Kamaal Khan
Farah Kamaal Khan
Kamaal Rashid Khan is known for his slim appearance. He stands tall at 5.9 feet and weighs around 65 kgs. He has a clean shaven face. He has gone bald and always wears a wig during his public appearance. He also sports a moustache most of the time and wears spectacles. He maintains short hair and is usually seen in formal clothing. He is not into fitness activities and leads a normal life.
|Kilograms- 65 Kg
Weight in Pounds- 143 lbs
|Centimeters – 175 cm
Inches – 5 ft 9 in
Meter – 1.75 m
|Figure Measurements (approx.)
Kamaal R Khan started his career by playing a small role in the movie Sitam. This was released in the year 2005 and he played a Don in this movie. After this, he was part of Tu Hamaar Ho in 2006. Such movies did not give him much fame but he still continued with his efforts and was part of Munna Pandey Berozgaar movie in 2006.
The movie Deshdrohi which was released in 2008 created some controversy as it was based on riots and this got him good publicity. He was again seen in Jimmy in 2008. After that, he was part of Bigg Boss program in the third season in 2009. He was eliminated after he got into a fight with another contestant.
He became very controversial during this phase and stopped acting in movies. He focused on his business and became a part time film critic. He targeted many production houses with his abusive reviews and this affected the business of few movies in the early stage of release. He was threatened by fans of many actors and some of them even filed defamation case against his tweets.
He posted vulgar comments on many top actors and actresses in Hindi films and became infamous across the film industry. He was later part of Ek Villain movie in the year 2014 in which he played a small role. He was again seen as a Guest in Comedy Nights Bachao program in the year 2015.
The net worth of Kamaal Rashid Khan is around $4 million. He has done only few movies but he has other businesses and earns a lot of money. There are many rumours that he gets paid to post reviews about latest Hindi films from production houses. He has lots of properties in Mumbai, Uttar Pradesh and Middle East countries. He owns several luxury vehicles. He also has business activities in Dubai.
Facts and Information
Kamaal Rashid Khan is popularly called KRK by the media. He is very controvertial and has faced legal troubles many times in his career due to his loose talks about many celebrities and movies.
In recent weeks, he was lodged in jail for about two weeks for his tweets about Rishi Kapoor and Irfan Khan.
KRK has recently said that he lost lot of weight when he stayed in Jail as he did not eat any food and survived only by drinking water. He mentioned that he lost about 10 kgs in a matter of two weeks.
He has been attacked many times in the past by fans of big stars in Bollywood. He has made derogatory remarks against many celebs and is one of the most hated critics in the country.