Shaan Khattar was born on 1 November, 1995 in Bombay, India. He has completed his schooling from Billabong High International School at Juhu in Mumbai. Currently, he is studying in RIMS college in mumbai. He has started his acting career at the young age of 10, with the movie "Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi!" opposite his half-brother, bollywood handsome actor Shahid Kapoor. He will soon be making his bollywood debut as a male lead.
He is known for scoring from free kicks and is fast paced and models models of his set-piece technique are immense. In December 2013, His team mates have called him "a playmaker destined for the top", praising his dedication and passing ability.