Arjun is an Indian actor whose real name is Firoz Khan from the roots of Afridi Pathans. He acted in over 127 films on different categories and characters; besides stage shows in India and abroad. He got his name Arjun after doing a notable role as “Arjun” in the 1988 television series, Mahabharat under the direction of
Ravi Chopra. His character became very popular that made him decide to change his off-screen name. Arjun have performed in many Hindi Bollywood films. He even planned to be a film director but he failed to do so. Arjun then decided to go back to the small screen. Aside from acting, Arjun also works as a lucrative exporter, a well-known actor, a singer and a dedicated philanthropist. His noble acts of kindness and graciousness remains low-profile as a rule, but the never ending effect and the result have suitably struck the agitated ones. From spreading motivational and inspiring speeches to giving foods, books, blankets and more to the poor, miserable old folks, orphans and blinds. He is a very flexible person and a good singer, anchor, a father and a member of the Indian People’s Theatre Association or the IPTA.
Arjun graduated from Smt. MMK College of Commerce and Economics. In his acting career, He was acting in Hindi and Telugu movies. He started in 1985 through the Indian film, Zabardast along with actors,
Sanjeev Kumar and
Rajiv Kapoor. But prior to this, he was also introduced in two different films namely, Sadhana and Naujawan. In 1986, Arjun played as
Manohar Joshi in the romantic drama film, Swati. He also did films like Mazloom, Swayam Krushi, Kanwarlal, Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak, Khatron Ke Khiladi, Ajeeb Itefaq, Khuli Khidki, Sher Dil, Zaher, Kal Ki Awaz, Jigar and a lot more. His most recent is the 2013’s Bollywood action comedy film,
Yamla Pagla Deewana 2 where he played the role of Sik Inspector in London. The film is under the direction of Sangeeth Sivan.
In his TV serial career, he acted on different roles. He was in the epic story of Pandava Princess, Mahabharat in 1988 to 1990. He played the role of Arjuna in this serial which was aired on DD National. He was also seen in Doordarshan’s Hindi serial, Yug in 1996 to 1998. Firoz Khan also acted in one of the episodes of the investigative teleserial, C.I.D. The episode where he appeared was from ‘Raaz Kidnapped Birthday Girl Ka’. He played as Siddharth which was aired on Zee TV.
Arjun has a son named, Jibraan Feroz Khan, who is also a film actor who have acted in many Hindi films and he is also a model since childhood.