I don’t know about you, but I am the one who is highly influenced by Pakistani Cinema. Since the ‘Zindagi’ channel has started in India, I and my mother have just sunk ourselves into the mesmerising drama series performed by gorgeous and talented artists whom we absolutely adore.
After the heartthrob of millions ‘Fawad Khan’, Mahira Khan is one of the most popular celebrities in Pakistani and now she is again in news for her Bollywood Debut in the most awaited movie ‘Raees’ with King of Bollywood ‘ Shahrukh Khan’.
Here are a few Interesting facts about this Gorgeous Diva:
# Mahira was born on 21st December 1984 in Karachi, Pakistan. Her father, Hafeez Khan was born in Delhi and later migrated to Pakistan after the partition of India. Mahira hails from Â Urdu -speaking Pathan family and has a younger brother Hasan Khan who is a journalist by profession.
#Mahira has started her career at age of 16 as a model and then VJ. At the age of 17, she moved to Los Angles, the United States
for her further studies. She enrolled herself for graduation from the University of Southern California. However, She didn’t complete it and then moved to Pakistan in 2008. In her early days of college, she was a cashier at the Rid aid store and used to clean floors and toilets.
#She met her future husband Ali Askari in Indus studio, Los angles and fell in love with him. The interesting thing is she was also her classmate in college. At the of 23, she got married to Askari despite her father’s disapproval.
#She rose fame with the talk show ‘Tuck the lighter side of life with Mahira’, Many well-known celebs made an appearance on her show.
#Khan possessed strong acting skills and she was the part of blockbuster television series ‘Humsafar’ Along with Fawad Khan. Her performance was highly appreciated by the critics.
#Her first ever film was ‘Bol’ Alongside Humaima Malik, who has already made debut in ‘Bollywood’ with the movie ‘Raja Natwarlal’. ‘Bol’ was one the highest grossing film of Pakistan and talented singer ‘Atif Aslam’ played her love interest in this film.
#Some of you may not aware of her strong Singing skills
. She made her appearance in popular show’ Coke studio Pakistan’ and Recently, she has also done musical drama movie ‘Ho man Jahan’.
#She has hosted several award show and She has become the highest paid actress in Pakistan in 2016.
#Sadly, after 8 years of marriage she divorced her husband ‘ Ali Askari’. She is a single mother and has an adorable 5-year-old son ‘Azlaan’.
# She has won tons of award for her critically acclaimed performances.She has ranked sexiest woman in Pakistan in 2016.
I am already blown away with The title track ‘ O Zalima’ and She is looking a million bucks in the promos. I just can’t get my eyes off her. Are you are excited for ‘Raees’?