Ahmad Khan Mahmoodzada was born in 1997 in Parwan Province, Afghanistan. He is an actor, known for The Kite Runner (2007) and Efter Tio (2006).
Wants to be an airline pilot.
The oldest of four brothers and one sister.
His father owns a sweet shop.
He fled from Afghanistan at the age of 14, and was helped by a friend of the family to escape. He became a refugee after the movie and is now living in Sweden, Borlänge. In an interview he said "I did not know where I wanted, just somewhere. I fled through Israel, Belarus, Lithuania, Poland and Denmark before I ended up in Sweden. Among other things, I had to swim across a river, I think it was in Belarus".
Personal Quotes (1)
[regarding a scene in "The Kite Runner" in which his character suffered] I want to continue making films and be an actor but the rape scene upset me because my friends will watch it and I won't be able to go outside any more. They will think I was raped.