Arshi Khan is an Indian actress, model and an Internet celebrity. She rose to fame after participating in Bigg Boss season 11. She was a physiotherapist before finding her interest in acting and modelling.
She was born on 29 July 1986 in Afghanistan. Born and brought up in a Middle class Muslim family. Her entire family shifted from Afghanistan to India when she was just 4 years old. She did her schooling from Bhopal and later went to Mumbai to try her luck .She got her first break with the movie- ‘The Last Emperor’ which is the first 4D historical movie in Bollywood. Her life is full of many controversies and gossips.
Initially Arshi Khan started her career with modelling and kept modelling . And than she got her big break with an historical movie which was the first 4d movie of India she is also the winner of Miss Glory Earth pageant (2014). And , later, won Miss Bikini Online Contest 2014. In 2017, she participated in Bigg Boss season 11.
Controversies of Arshi Khan
- Shiv-Sena attacked her with a glass bottle during an Ad-shoot in Mumbai for posting misleading content.
- Before ICC World Cup India vs Pakistan match. she tweeted if India won the match she posted her hot video, and then India won and she did that.
- Arshi Khan frequently posted her videos and pictures on social media. But she got limelight in the year 2015 when she spread rumors of being in a relationship with Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi. She said ” Yes I had sex with Afridi Do I need the Indian media permission to sleep with someone? It’s my personal life. For me it was love.”
- She also claimed that Radhe Maa ran an un-appropriate racket and drag me into it for doing the same.
- A fatwa is summoned on her for posting Bikini pictures along with wearing Hijab.
- She also claimed that Swami Om approached her for unreasonable favors and in return, he will help her in winning Bigg Boss.
- In the year 2017, Arshi before entering Bigg Boss 11, a south Indian actress Gehana Vasisht claimed that arshi is involved in 10 criminal cases and married to a 50-year-old businessman. Also, she reveals that arshi not even met Shahid Afridi once in her life.
Lesser known facts about Arshi Khan
- In 2014, Arshi won Miss Glory Earth Crown Award.
- Her Family migrated from Afghanistan to India when Arshi was 4 years old.
- In the year 2017, She was 2nd most google searched actress after Sunny Leone.
- She was well known for posting videos and photos frequently on social media.
- In 2015, her Facebook account was suspended for posting violating content on Facebook, later she remove all of it.
- She was one of the ambassadors from India of the Stop Child abuse campaign.
- She Owns two clothing brands Label – The Elegant, The Arshi Khan Collection.
- In 2017, She takes part in the famous reality show BiggBoss-11, where she won heart of audience by his dressing sense, his Urdu slangs and making a love angle with actor Hiten Tejwani.
- She got into huge fight with actress Hina khan during the show and they still don’t talk to each other.
- Arshi participated in several bikini contests.
- In addition she also did a Tamil movie named Malli mishtu.
- Also she Joined the Indian National Congress Party, and contest for Mumbai seat in 2019.