|Alma mater||Amity International Business School|
Ek Bhram Sarvagun Sampanna
Zain did his early schooling in Delhi Public School, Greater Noida. He then did his Bachelor of Computer Applications at Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University. Imam is also an MBA holder from Amity International Business School. After completing his graduation, he worked as a relationship officer at American Express but later quit his job and tried his luck in the entertainment industry.
Imam started his career as a model, working for agencies such as the Aldo Group. He then did a few TV commercials before pursuing his career in acting.
In 2019, he participated in Colors TV's Khatron Ke Khiladi 9. Next, Imam portrayed Kabir Mittal in Star Plus's Ek Bhram Sarvagun Sampanna opposite Shrenu Parikh. Zain also appeared in Mamta Sharma's single, Yaara 2.
Apart from acting, Zain has hosted a number of events such as Star Parivaar Awards 2018 as well as Zee Media Diwali in Mauritius.
|2014–2015||Kaisi Yeh Yaariaan||Abhimanyu Thakkar||MTV India|
|2015–2016||Tashan-E-Ishq||Yuvraj "Yuvi" Luthra||Zee TV|
|2016–2017||Yeh Vaada Raha||Abeer Dharmadhikari|
|2017–2018||Naamkarann||Neil Khanna||Star Plus|
|Ishqbaaaz||Mohit Malhotra||Star Plus|
|2019||Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 9||Contestant||Colors TV|
|Ek Bhram...Sarvagun Sampanna||Kabir Mittal||Star Plus|
Awards and nominations
|2015||Zee Rishtey Awards||Favourite Dulara Dushman||Tashan-e-Ishq||Won|
|2016||Gold Awards||Best Actor In Negative Role (Critics)||Tashan-e-Ishq||Won|
|2017||Indian Television Academy Awards||Best Actor (Popular)||Naamkarann||Nominated|
|2018||Indian Television Academy Awards||Best Actor (Popular)||Naamkarann||Nominated|
|2019||Gold Awards||Best Actor (Male)||Ek Bhram Sarvagun Sampanna||Nominated|
|Most Stylish Actor (Male)||N/A||Won|
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- Indian Television Academy Award, retrieved 27 November 2019
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