Riyaz Khan

Riyaz Khan (Aka) Riyaz Ahmed Khan

 Kochi, Kerala, India
 Athma (1993)

About Me

Riyaz Khan is born to Rasheed, a Malayalam movie producer and Rasheeda Baanu at Fort Kochi, Kerala. He has a sister, Roshini who is married and settled. Since his father was a movie producer and all the South Indian movies were then shot in Madras, now known Chennai, his family migrated there. He had his primary education from Chennai and pursued his bachelors from United States. He is married to actress Uma Riyaz who is the daughter of Tamil music director Kamesh and yesteryear actress Kamala Kamesh. The couple have two sons, Shariq and Samshad. He debuted in the Malayalam film Sugham Sughakaram directed by Balachandra Menon. Later he went on to act in Tamil and Telugu films. After many years, he came back to the Malayalam film industry acting in Balettan staring Mohanlal. His latest films include Arasangam, Stalin (Telugu), Thirupathi, Ghajini, Winner, Baba, Ramana.