Best known as the father of pop singer and boy band superstar Zayn Malik, who was a member of One Direction.
His son first found fame competing on The X Factor (UK) in 2010.
He has accrued over 50,000 followers to his Instagram account, which frequently features his son.
In addition to his son Zayn, he has three daughters: Doniya, Waliyha, and Safaa Malik. He married wife Trisha Malik, who then converted to Islam.
His son has dated Victoria's Secret model Gigi Hadid.