Mahira Khan Wiki/Biography & Career
Mahira Khan is an actress in the Pakistan television industry and also a former VJ. She was born on 21 December 1984 in Karachi, Pakistan. Her father, Hafeez Khan, was born in Delhi during the British Raj and migrated to Pakistan after the partition of India. Mahira Khan was complete her primary education from Foundation Public School and Dropout of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles. However, she did not complete her degree and returned to Pakistan in 2008. Mahira Khan is a Pakistani film and television actress who started her career as VJ in 2006 and debut with the film Bol (2011). Also, she was hosting the live show Most Wanted on MTV. In the film Bol, she played the role of Ayesha, a girl from a conservative lower-middle-class family living in the old part of Lahore. The film was a critical and commercial success and became one of the highest-grossing Pakistani films of all time. In the same year, she also made her TV drama debut and acted in her first television drama, Neeyat which was directed by Mehreen Jabbar. The serial was set in New York and she played the role of Ayla. In early 2017, Mahira co-starred in the Indian film Raees, which was directed by Rahul Dholakia. And this film was her debut in the Hindi Film Industry with the lead star and co-producer Shah Rukh Khan. But this film was a delay to release and got some political and also national issue. Finally, this film was released in January 2017 after some debate.
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Mahira Khan Residence Address: Karachi, Pakistan
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Mahira Khan Social Profiles
Facebook Page: facebook.com/Mahira.Khan.Actress
Instagram Handle: instagram.com/mahirahkhan
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Twitter Handle: twitter.com/themahirakhan
Mahira Khan Physical Stats & More
|Height||in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in Feet Inches- 5′ 7″
|Weight||in Kilograms- 55 Kg
in Pounds- 121 lbs
Mahira Khan Personal Life
|Date of Birth||21 December 1984|
|Age (as of 2020)||35 Years|
|Birth Place||Karachi, Pakistan|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Sagittarius|
|School||Foundation Public School|
|College||University of Southern California, Los Angeles|
|Debut||Debut Film: Bol (2011)
Debut TV: MTV’s Most Wanted (2006)
|Family||Father– Not Known
Mother– Not Known
Sister– Not Known
Brother– 1 (Younger)
|Hobbies||Reading, listening to old music|
Mahira Khan Favourite Things
|Favourite Food||Any gravy with rice|
|Favourite Actor||Hrithik Roshan, Shah Rukh Khan, Ranbir Kapoor, Nouman Ijaz, Johnny Depp, and Daniel Day-Lewis|
|Favourite Actress||Madhuri Dixit, Samina Peerzada, and Bushra Ansari|
|Favourite Film||Bollywood: Pyaasa (1957)
Hollywood: Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
|Favourite Directors||Imtiaz Ali, Vishal Bhardwaj, Mani Ratnam|
|Favourite Song||Waqt Ne Kiya Kiya Haseen Sitam by Geeta Dutt (Film – Kaagaz Ke Phool)|
|Favourite Author||JD Spangler|
|Favourite Fashion Designer||Feeha Jamshed, Banto Kazmi, Umer Sayeed|
|Favourite Restaurant||Fuchsia in Karachi|
Mahira Khan Boys, Affairs and More
|Husband||Ali Askari (m.2007-div.2015)|
Facts About Mahira Khan
- It was Madhuri Dixit’s role in Ram Lakhan (1989) that inspired her to become an actress.
- Her TV show “Humsafar” was not only popular in Pakistan, but also liked by the Indian audience when it was premiered on Zee Zindagi.
- Her favorite subject in school was Chemistry.
- Before acting she did jobs like a cashier, cleaning toilets, shutting down the stores at night.
- In 2012, she was listed as the Most Beautiful Woman in Pakistan.
- She likes writing journals about her daily activities and feelings.
- She met her husband Ali, while she was studying in Los Angeles.
- When she told her family that she had got the role opposite Shahrukh Khan in Raees (2017), her mother didn’t believe it, but after her father Googled it, they finally believed it.