Faisal Shaikh is a popular TikTok star, model, actor, and social media influencer. He is well known for making lip-sync videos on TikTok.
Faisal Shaikh was born on Friday, 5 October 1994 (age 25 years; as in 2020), in Dharavi, Mumbai. His zodiac sign is Libra. He completed his schooling from IES New English School, Bandra, Mumbai. Later, he joined the Rizvi College of Arts, Science, and Commerce in Bandra, Mumbai to complete his graduation.
Height (approx.): 5′ 9″
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Family, Caste & Girlfriend
He was born into a Muslim family. He lives with his parents in Mumbai. He has two sisters.
There were rumours that he was dating the TikTok star Jumana Khan, but later, they parted ways.
Reportedly, he is currently dating the TV actress and TikToker Jannat Zubair Rahmani.
Faisal Shaikh started making TikTok videos with his team members. His group is named as Team 07, which consisted of the five members including Faisal Shaikh, Hasnain Khan, Adnaan Shaikh, Faiz Baloch, and Shadan Farooqui.
In 2018, Team 07’s uploaded their first video on YouTube ‘Tere Jaisa Yaar Kahan.’ Later, Faisal started making videos on TikTok, and his first video on TikTok was ‘Tu Aati Hai Seene Mein.’ He got only 600 likes on this video. He continued making videos, and later, got immense popularity with his TikTok videos. He makes 13-14 videos every day on TikTok. He has millions of fans on his TikTok account.
He makes videos in collaboration with other TikTokers like Awez Darbar, Riyaz Aly, Jannat Zubair Rahmani, and Avneet Kaur.
He is one of the most popular TikTok stars in India. He has more than 9 million followers on Instagram.
In 2019, he appeared in various music videos including ‘Viah Nai Karauna,’ ‘Fruity Lagdi Hai,’ ‘Kaali Meri Gadi,’ and ‘Nazar Na Lag Jaye.’
He landed into a big controversy when Faisal and other members of Team 07 uploaded a video on TikTok based on the lynching of Tabrez in 2019. In the video, they said,
Innocent Tabrez was killed, but if Tabrez’s son grows up and takes revenge then Muslims shouldn’t be termed as terrorists.”
They were criticised for creating hatred and bitterness among the people. Later, the Shiv Sena activist, Ramesh Solanki filed an FIR against them. As a result, TikTok accounts of the three members of Team 07 were suspended. TikTok mentioned,
TikTok has zero-tolerance for content that incites violence against other users or any content that violates its Community Guidelines. In line with this, the video in question, which has violated our Community Guidelines, is no longer available on TikTok. Such irresponsible acts will not be tolerated on our platform, hence we have suspended three user accounts and are cooperating with law enforcement agencies. The three user accounts belonged to Hasnain Khan, Faisal Shaikh and Sadhan Farooqui.”
Later, Faisal and his team uploaded a status on their Instagram account apologising for hurting the sentiments of the public.
- Colour(s): Black and Orange
- His full name is Shaikh Mohammad Mudassir Faisal.
- He is popular among his followers as Mr Faisu.
- While he was in college, he used to perform bike stunts with the other members of Team 07. Initially, Team 07 was their biker group’s name.
- During his college days, he used to work as a salesman for his pocket money.
- His first live event with the other members of Team 07 was in Ahmedabad, Gujarat.
- He has received many awards for being one of the best social media influencers.
- In 2019, he launched his own brand of deodorant named ‘2407 Crush Deodorant.’
- He is a fitness freak and daily workouts for almost 2 hours in the gym.
- His hobbies include dancing, travelling, and spending time with his friends.
- He loves to eat non-vegetarian food.
- He is often spotted smoking Hukka in parties.