At one cut-off date, I had stopped ready for good roles to return for me from movies’
Regardless of the sturdy connections, Ayub, in contrast to the opposite star children, could not make it massive within the movie business and ended up being solid in supporting roles in movies. So if he thinks that nepotism exists in Bollywood, why did it fail for him? “I really feel am an anti-thesis of nepotism!” he laughingly replied. “Nepotism can get you a straightforward entry. However your survival relies on what you ship and the numbers you generate on the field workplace. In my case, it was a mixture of each unhealthy selections of movies and unhealthy luck. I wasn’t getting good affords too. The truth is, at one cut-off date, I had stopped ready for good roles to return for me from filmmakers. So as an alternative of sitting at house and losing my abilities, I made a decision to shift to TV, which was a rising medium at that cut-off date,” he added.
Madhuri Dixit and Ayub Khan in a scene from Mrityudand
“I did Muskaan within the yr 1999, which was a progressive present and since then, there was no wanting again for me. Working in movies created a fan base for me and that helped me after I began doing TV. As a result of throughout that point, TV actors needed to construct themselves up. However in my case, I used to be already into appearing and other people used to recognise me. All this labored in my favour. I really feel fortunate as up to now, I get fabulous roles on TV and I’m actually joyful to be part of this medium,” he says.
‘I’m single; joyful in my very own house’
On the non-public entrance, Ayub parted methods together with his now ex-wife Niharika after staying collectively for 16 years. Ayub opened up about life after divorce and stated, “Life is nice. I’m all on my own. My elder daughter has completed her twelfth and my youthful daughter is in boarding. TV takes an enormous chunk of your life. However at any time when I can, I attempt to spend time with them. Although, that is not sufficient.”
Ayub with ex-wife Niharika
So is he in a relationship now? “As of now, I’m single. After divorce, I’ve understood sure issues about me and my life. I’m joyful in my very own house. I’ve my very own way of life life. Although, I’d like to see someone. However I feel that may solely be doable after I develop into a little bit versatile and able to make some modifications in my life-style,” he instructed us. “Typically you do really feel lonely due to the truth that you do not have a associate to share your highs and lows with. And that is completely regular. However my work and the busy schedule fills up that loneliness more often than not,” he provides.
‘It takes lots for folks to get stuff out of me’
Ayub additionally spoke to us about his unwillingness to do actuality reveals. “I’ve develop into very private over the previous few years. It takes lots for folks to get stuff out of me. Doing a actuality present, particularly a present like Bigg Boss, signifies that you’ll have to expose your private life to the viewers and I do not wish to try this. Once I get house, I laze round like no person’s enterprise. However in a actuality present, I will need to always hold my guards up which isn’t doable to do on a regular basis,” he stated.