Age, Biography, Wiki:
Mahira Khan is a popular Pakistani actress. She was born on 21 December 1984, in Karachi. Her real name is Mahira Hafeez Khan. Mahira Khan is also a member of the National Youth Council Pakistan since 1st July 2019. She is very popular in almost all the world for her acting. Mahira Khan started her career in 2006. She is a very beautiful & very popular drama actress also. She is a very famous TV personality.
Famous Star Mahira Khan was born in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. Her parents are Urdu-speaking Pathans. Her father’s name is Hafeez Khan. He was born in Delhi during the British Raj and migrated to Pakistan after the partition of India. In her family, Mahira Khan is very close to her younger brother Hassan Khan, who is a journalist.
Early Life of Mahira Khan:
Mahira Khan attended the Foundation Public School in Karachi from where she did her O-levels at age of 16. At the age of 17, she moved to California, United State for higher education. Mahira Khan attended Santa Monica College in Los Angeles. She then enrolled at the University of Southern California for her bachelor’s degree. She did not complete her degree and returned to Pakistan. During her studies in the United States, she was a cashier at a Rite Aid store in Los Angeles.
World Star Actress Mahira Khan started her career as a VJ in 2006, hosting the live show Most Wanted on MTV Pakistan which was aired three days a week.
Drama Industry Career:
She started her career as a VJ on MTV Pakistan. Then she went to host Aag TV’s show Weekends With Mahira Khan where she used to play music videos and talk to celebs in 2008. Mahira Khan got her cinematic debut with Bol. Mahira Khan played supporting the role of Ayesha opposite singer Atif Aslam. Mahira Khan also made her drama debut in the same year by playing role in Mehreen Jabbar’s Neeyat opposite Humayun Saeed. In the same year, she played a key role in Sarmad Khoosat’s Humsafar. That role was a big break for Mahira Khan which made Mahira Khan the biggest star of Pakistan. She played the role of an innocent small-town girl who goes through a lot of difficulties at the hands of fate. She also played a role with co-star Fawad Khan was immensely loved by the audience was appreciated by fans. Drama proved to be a career milestone for Mahira Khan. She also worked Sarmad again in Shehr e Zaat. She also won many awards for her performance in Shehr e Zaat. Mahira Khan went back to hosting in the same year. She hosted a show named TUC The Lighter Side Of Life where she invited many celebrities and interviewed them. Then she worked in Sadqay Tumhary on HUM TV.
Film Industry Career of Mahira Khan:
Mahira Khan returned to films with Bin Roye which was her success. For this performance, she also won her Lux Style and HUM Awards for the best actress. Then Mahira Khan played a key role in Ho Mann Jahan along with Adeel Hussain and Shehryar Munawar. Mahira Khan played the role of Manish in the film that had a passion for singing. She also got her Bollywood debut opposite Shahrukh Khan in Raees. Raees was her big success for Mahira Khan. She could not promote Raees & could not be got any other project in India. She has signed for three films now. All these films will release in Pakistan. Her next film is Maula Jutt where she will appear with co-star Fawad.
Boyfriends / Affairs / Husband /Personal Life:
Mahira Khan was born in the Pathan family. Her parents were migrated from India to Pakistan. Mahira Khan has one brother Hassan Khan. Her brother is a journalist. She was married to Ali Askari. They met during VJing days. Mahira Khan has also a son Azlaan Askari born in 2009. The couple had differences but Mahira Khan sensibly put everything under wraps & did not make her private matters a public affair. They divorced in 2015.
Mahira Khan & Ranbir Kapoor’s leaked pictures created a lot of controversies and revealed that the two stars were close friends.
Mahira Khan’s Dramas List:
- Neat – (2011)
- Hamsafar – (2011)
- Shehr-e-Zaat – (2014)
- Bin Roye – (2014)
- Sadqay Tumhary – (2016)
Movies List of Mahira Khan:
- Bol – (2012)
- Manto – special appearance (2015)
- Ho Mann Jahan – (2015)
- Bin Roye – (2016)
- Actor In Law – Special Appearance (2016)
- Verna (2017)
Right now she has signed 2 more movies in Pakistan which are; Saat Din Mohabbat In and Maula Jatt 2.
Awards & Nominations of Mahira Khan:
- She won Best Film Actress for Movie Bol in 2012.
- Satellite Best TV Actress for Drama Humsafar in 2013
- Mahira Khan won Best Actress Award for Movie Bin Roye.
- Mahira Khan also won Best Actress Award for Movie Ho Mann Jahaan in 2017.