Balaji Telefilms is arguably the biggest production house in the country; when it comes to the television industry. Recent history depicts that those actors who worked and stayed loyal with Balaji, have managed to carve out a place for themselves. The story of Eijaz Khan is not too different!
Eijaz was born in Andhra Pradesh on the 28th of August 1975. He did his schooling from the Our Lady of Perpetual Succour High school in Chembur. He graduated with a Civil Engineering degree. He was involved in the family business of shock absorbers, until Ekta Kapoor discovered his acting talent and gave him a chance. He appeared in hit serials such as Kkavayanjali, Kahiin Toh Hoga and Kya Hoga Nimmo Kaa. Apart from that he has made sporadic appearances in the Bollywood industry, for over twelve years now! He started his film career with the Ajay Devgn starrer Thakshak. His recent film was the much appreciated Tanu Weds Manu and he is a part of the upcoming movie, Zilla Ghaziabad which stars Vivek Oberoi and Arshad Warsi in critical roles. He has also starred in a lot of commercials and music videos.
Eijaz suffered a career threatening injury while doing a stage event. He dislocated his shoulder, which kept him out of action for the best part of 2 years! The actor is trying to get himself back in the fold recently.