K. Asif Poster


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Overview (2)

Born in Etawah, United Provinces, British India
Died in Bombay, Maharashtra, India

Mini Bio (1)

Asif was born Asif Karim in Etawah, Uttar Pradesh to Parents Dr. Fazal Karim and Bibi Ghulam Fatima. He was the youngest of his siblings with Sikander Begum, wife of versatile Actor/Director/Producer Nazir Ahmed Khan being the Eldest and Masood Karim, the first Muslim President of Sindh Club second in line. Asif Karim went to Bombay to his brother-in-law Nazir Ahmed Khan and later took the name K. Asif. He became a Successful director due to his perfectionism in weaving his imagination into an art form and gave birth to Mughal-e-Azam, a legendary film in the Sub-Continental Cinema which needs no introduction. He passed away at very early age

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Nayeem Khan

Family (1)

Spouse Sitara Devi (? - ?)
Nigar Sultana (? - ?)

Trivia (5)

First wife was actress Nigar Sultana. Their son Akbar Asif starred in the film Roohi as the villain.
Father of actress Hina Kausar ( Nigar Sultana's daughter).
Was married to Kathak dancer Sitara Devi (No children).
Married to Akhtar (Dilip Kumar's sister). They have a daughter named Zooni Asif. She is a school teacher based. in Alberta Canada .
Father in law of Iqbal Mirchi. He married K. Asif daughter actress Heena Kauser. ( From K Asif First marriage).

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