Fahadh is the son of Malayalam film director Fazil, and his wife Rozina,His brother Farhaan Faasil is also an actor.Fahadh's first film, Kaiyethum Doorath (2002) was directed by his father, director Fazil and failed at the box office. He returned to movie industry after 5 years and amazed everyone with his acting skills. Since then, he has been giving back to back hits. He won Kerala state award for Second Best Actor in 2011 and Best Actor in 2013 for the movie Artist and North 24 Kaatham. On 21 august 2014, he Married Malayalam film actress Nazriya Nazim.