Recipient of more than fourteen Nigar awards, among other honors for his exceptional acting. His films include 2013's Waar and 2014's Operation 021.
He debuted in Bulandi when he was seventeen years old.
He served as a Goodwill Ambassador for One Pack = One Vaccine.
He was born in Lahore to a father who was a director and a mother who was an actress. He married Amina Shaan and together they had four daughters.
Shahid and Fawad Khan were both Pakistani actors from Lahore.