Hina Khan (born 2 October 1987) is an Indian television actress. She played the role of Akshara in Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai. She was named 4 times in the Top 50 Sexiest Asian Women List by Eastern Eye. Khan is one of the highest earning television actress. She is currently a contestant on an Indian reality show Bigg Boss 11 that is being aired on Colors TV.

Khan was born on 2 October 1987 in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir. Khan completed her Master of Business Administration (MBA) in 2009 at the CCA School of Management, Gurgaon, Delhi.

She was named in the Top 50 Sexiest Asian Women List by Eastern Eye in 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016.

Khan made her television debut in 2009, when she starred on Indian soap opera Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai as Akshara. After 8 long years, she decided quit the show in 2016 to pursue other projects. In 2017, she joined Color TVs Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 8 as a contestant where she finished up as the 1st runner up. On September 30, she entered the Bigg Boss 11 house as a celebrity contestant.