Arman Khan

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Arman Khan
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Born (1991-01-01) January 1, 1991 (age 31)
Quetta, Pakistan
Alma materRaindance Film School, UK

Arman Khan (born January 1, 1991) is a cinematographer,[1] actor, and entrepreneur best known for movies like London Nahi Jaunga, ColdVeins, Mimi, Unseen Wales, and The New Arrivals. Khan has worked with big Bollywood personalities like Shahrukh Khan, Akshay Kumar, Salman Khan, and Jackie Shroff, to name a few. He is the founder of Picturental, film and tv equipment rental firm in Romford.

Khan has received the Indie Filmmakers' Best Cinematographer Award.[2]

Early life and education

Khan was born on the 1st of January 1991 in Quetta, Pakistan. He did his schooling at Peshawar Public School, Pakistan. Thereafter, Khan migrated from Karachi to London and settled in the UK with his family. Identifying his interest in the media, Khan completed his degree in HND Cinematography and VFX from Raindance Film School, UK. He has completed his specialization in game development, animation, and VFX design. While studying, Khan was duly involved in major Bollywood productions.[3]


Khan started his career as a camera assistant intern shortly after receiving his degree. Over the years, he has held a variety of positions, including assistant casting director, writer, actor, camera technician, and cinematographer.[4]

Some of his notable works include Mimi (Bollywood film), Password (Nepali film), Unseen Wales (documentary short), Cold Veins (short film), Azhar, and Rustom.[5] His South Indian productions include Nannaku Prematho, Aake, and Mohini. His very recent film is London Nahi Jaunga,[6] a Pakistani film that he directed.

Khan also worked as a sound designer, VFX designer, and cinematographer for the movie Quickie, released in 2018. He has written and directed the documentary ‘The New Arrivals', which was also featured in the Raindance film festival, bringing more opportunities to Khan. Khan is also a skilled businessman who runs his own rental business called Picturental,[7] where he rents out film equipment to Bollywood and the British industry.[8] He started his venture during the pandemic that facilitated more than 100 shoots per month.


As cinematographer

Year Film
2022 London Nahi Jaunga (london schedule)
2022 ColdVeins (short)
2021 Mimi (london schedule)
2021 Unseen Wales (documentary short)
2018 The New Arrivals (documentary)
2018 Righteous
2017 Stuck

Casting Director

Year Film
2022 That Is Mahalakshmi
2021 Tuesdays and Fridays
2020 Sandakari
2020 Mann Fakiraa
2020 Street Dancer 3D
2019 Ye Re Ye Re Paisa 2
2019 Miss U Mister
2019 Badla
2019 Nirahua Chalal London
2018 IGOLD
2018 Chalbaaz
2018 Aiyaary
2018 Kri
2018 Tholiprema
2018 1921
2017 Arth
2017 Sat Shri Akaal England
2017 Judwaa 2
2017 Bhikari
2017 Guest in London
2017 Aake
2017 The Black Prince
2017 Baghtos Kay Mujra Kar
2017 The Bongs Again
2016 Prem Ki Bujhini
2016 Badsha the Don
2016 LoveShhuda
2015 Tanu Weds Manu Returns
2015 Piku
2015 Romeo Vs Juliet
2014 Total Chaos
2014 Kirpaan: The Sword of Honour
2013 Yamla Pagla Deewana 2
2012 Teri Meri Kahaani


Year Film
2019 One Red Nose and a Wedding (TV short)
2018 EastEnders (TV series)
2015 Born to be King
2000 Mohabbatein (student)
1997 Do Ankhen Barah Hath (police inspector)


Khan has been a recipient of the Best Cinematographer Award from Indie Filmmakers.



  1. "Cinematographer Arman Khan: There is a lot of difference between a great shot and a shot that works great - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 27 June 2022.
  2. "One Of The Best Cinematographers In The Film Industry- Arman Khan". 26 November 2021. Retrieved 27 June 2022.
  3. "Arman Khan, Cinematographer, Talks Exceeding Your Director's Expectations And Following Heart Above Money - Articles". ZEE5. 17 November 2021. Retrieved 27 June 2022.
  4. "Arman Khan - the exceptional name in cinematography". Retrieved 27 June 2022.
  5. "Arman Khan proves that hard work and diligence is the key to success". DNA India. Retrieved 27 June 2022.
  6. "Cinematographer Arman Khan - impressing all as DOP for 'London Nahi Jaunga". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 27 June 2022.
  7. "Zee News: Latest News, Live Breaking News, Today News, India Political News Updates". Zee News. Retrieved 27 June 2022.
  8. "Arman Khan: Best addition to the Bollywood family". The Week. Retrieved 27 June 2022.

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