Riyaz Khan is an Indian film actor-bodybuilder, who is active in South cinema, as well as he has appeared in a couple of movies in Hindi and Bengali cinema. Riyaz stepped into the world of acting with the Malayalam movie Sughukaram, the movie was directed by Balachandran Menon. After which Riyaz has also acted in Tamil and Telugu movies. After some years, he returned to Malayalam cinema and starred in the Mohanlal starrer Balettan movie. Popular movies starring Riyaz Khan include Badri, Baba, Balettan, Winner, Runway, Ghajini, Stalin, Tirupathi etc.
Riyaz Khan was born on September 9, 1972, in Kochi, Kerala to Malayalam film producer and Rashida Bano. Riyaz has a sister - Roshni, who is now married. The father was the producer of the movie, so the entire family was living in Chennai. Riyaz completed his early studies in Chennai and completed his graduation in the US.
Riyaz Ahmed was married to actress Uma Riaz in the year 1992. Riyaz has two sons - Shariq Hasan and Samarth Hasan. But for the last few days, there have been reports that Riyaz has distanced himself from the film world at this time.