Shahab Ali is Indian actor who was born on 29 September in New Delhi. He has appeared in Bollywood films, web series, short films, and musical shows across the world. He started his acting career by doing theatres.
He did his schooling from Anglo Arabic Sr. Sec. School, Delhi. After that, he completed his B.A. from Maharaja Agrasen College, University of Delhi. He did his PG diploma in mass media & creative writing from Jamia Millia Islamia. Later, he joined the National School of Drama in New Delhi.
He belongs from a Muslim Family. Shahab Ali is from the capital city of India, Delhi. His father was a watch repairer and also owned a kite shop, his mother ran a beauty parlour in the house and after the untimely demise of his father, she took on the responsibility of raising her two sons and 1 daughter. Shahab Ali started his career as a model and ventured into the showbiz industry. He is one of the popular actors in the world of cinema. He is best known for his appearance on The Family Man.
He started doing theatre in college and took the college drama club ‘Anant’ to new heights. He also worked as a journalist for a short while after graduating from Delhi University but he missed the live action of theatre and thus applied to the National School of Drama in Delhi. While at the NSD he had the opportunity to work with Veteran theatre directors like “Mohan Maharishi”, “Anuradha Kapur”, “Abhilash Paillai”, “Ovlyakuli Khodjakuli” and “Tripurari Sharma”. He has worked with India’s first live entertainment, theatre, and leisure destination ‘Kingdom of Dreams’.
He was also exposed to various traditional and contemporary art forms like kalaripayattu, chhau, kudiyattam, ankia natt, Bollywood dance, Aerial acts, and sword fighting. Shahab also played a small role in the movie “Kedarnath” in 2018.