There are a lot of attributes that turn a couple into a power couple and it takes a lot for any couple to reach that status. Every single industry in the world is filled with power couples and fortunately, Pakistani industry is no different. Our industry has seen a lot of couples in the past as well as in recent years who have emerged as power couples. What makes a power couple is where both the husband and the wife have their own identity and they have done wonders in their respective fields by accomplishing a lot. When such people become couples, they are a force to be reckoned with. When a celebrity gets married, the couple together always gets the love and respect of the fans and followers but when such celebrities get married who do well in terms of fame and success on their own, even before their marriage to each other, brings two fandoms together and their union is rejoiced by a lot of well-wishers.
Pakistani showbiz industry is filled with power couples where both the husbands and the wives are doing such kind of impressive work that earns them the respect and love of the audience. There are some couples who got together and immediately were known to be the power couples but there are also such couples who got there eventually with their hard work and earned themselves the love and recognition of the audience and fans.
Let’s take a look at the power couples of Pakistani Showbiz Industry. This list is in no particular order because all of these power couples are well and truly loved and appreciated.
Usman Peerzada and Samina Peerzada
It won’t be an overstatement but this power couple is known and loved by every single person who has a connection with the drama industry. Usman Peerzada and Samina Peerzada started off as theater actors and they can be termed as the pioneers of drama industry. Samina Peerzada and Usman Peerzada’s appearances on TV shows have always been appreciated by their fans and their chemistry and charisma has wowed their fans time and again. The thing that sets this power couple apart is the way their love story began with Samina Peerzada proposing Usman Peerzada just a day after she met him. It was nice to hear them talk about the proposal in an episode of Rewind with Samina Peerzada where Samina Peerzada interviewed her husband Usman Peerzada.
Rahat Kazmi and Sahira Kazmi
Rahat Kazmi and Sahira Kazmi’s dynamic and power couple needs no introduction. Rahat Kazmi started his acting career in the 1960’s from PTV Islamabad center and he earned recognition for his phenomenal performances in different projects over the years. Sahira Kazmi joined the industry in the 1970’s and she also got acclaimed as one of the finest actors of the industry at that time. Rahat Kazmi earned fame and success as an actor but Sahira Kazmi ventured into direction and production and due to her different take and stance, she continued to bring different projects to the table which always had a meaning and a message for the audience. Rahat Kazmi and Sahira Kazmi continues to be one of the power couples of our industry and are an inspiration for the young couples.
Ayeza Khan and Danish Taimoor
Ayeza Khan and Danish Taimoor have to be one of the most famous power couples of the recent times. Ayeza Khan and Danish Taimoor got married in 2014 and they have garnered love, well wishes and prayers from their fans all over the world. Ayeza Khan and Danish Taimoor were doing well professionally where they both established themselves as successful actors but after their union, the couple saw the success of another level. Every time Ayeza Khan and Danish Taimoor make an appearance together, those shows are meant to have record breaking ratings because of their popularity and the love people have for them.
Nida Yasir and Yasir Nawaz
Yasir Nawaz is not only a good actor but he has established himself as an ace director over the years. Nida Yasir was also famous when she was an actor but after she ventured into hosting, she became a household name. This is the reason why Nida Yasir happens to be one of those very few hosts who have stayed consistent in hosting a morning show for a leading channel like ARY Digital for almost a decade. Nida Yasir and Yasir Nawaz are often seen together on Nida’s morning show Good Morning Pakistan and their understated chemistry as a couple is what sets them apart.
Sarwat Gillani and Fahad Mirza
Sarwat Gillani and Fahad Mirza form another power couple of Pakistani showbiz industry. Sarwat Gillani, a vj, host, model and actor is well-known for the variety of work that she has done over the years. Sarwat Gillani is well and truly loved celebrity of Pakistani industry. Everyone knew Fahad Mirza for being an actor who appeared in few and selective projects but after his appearances in different TV shows, he let everyone know that he was one of the most famous cosmetic surgeons of Pakistan. Sarwat Gillani and Fahad Mirza do make an effort to keep appearing on different shows because that way they stay connected with their fans and this is the reason why their shows are always well-loved and well-received. It is always nice to see them together and speaking so highly of each other.
Muneeb Butt and Aiman Khan
Aiman Khan started off as a child artist but over the years, she not only groomed herself but refined her acting skills as well. This is the reason why Aiman Khan became a household name at such a young age because she was a part of such projects which resonated well with the audience and she was a face of the real-life situations that women faced. Aiman Khan earned a name for herself alongside her twin sister Minal Khan. Muneeb Butt started off as a TV commercial model but then ventured into acting. Muneeb Butt had to work hard in order to prove his mettle and he got their slowly and steadily. Aiman and Muneeb were seen together and they never denied being in a relationship but when they made the news of their engagement and future marriage public, they received a lot of love because they became everyone’s favorite couple in no time. The young and cute couple of Muneeb Butt and Aiman Khan is definitely a power couple of Pakistani drama industry that is loved by millions of fans.
Mani and Hira
Mani started off an RJ and VJ, then he explored a lot of different domains and only attained success because the kind of work Mani did was different and set him apart. Mani made a name for himself at a very young age and because he was mature and stable enough, he got married at a comparatively young age too. Mani’s wife Hira did not belong to the media or showbiz industry but Mani made sure to make Hira a part of his identity. Mani and Hira started getting noticed more as a couple when they started hosting a show together and slowly and steadily, that paved a way for them to become a power couple that we see now. Hira has become one of the leading actresses of Pakistan due to her talent and amazing acting skills and it surely is a success story of a regular couple unlocking the achievement of being a power couple.
Amina Sheikh and Mohib Mirza
Amina Sheikh has proved herself to be one of the finest actresses of our industry. Amina Sheikh is very selective when it comes to the projects that she wants to associate herself with, but she eventually proves that when she chooses any project, she always does justice to it. Amina Sheikh started off as a model but then became an actress and she has proved what a fine actor she is. Amina Sheikh has not left modelling completely and that is why, she is often seen as a judge or a member of the jury on shows which are related to modelling. Mohib Mirza a fine and versatile host and actor has carved a niche for himself. Even though Mohib Mirza and Amina Sheikh do not make a lot of TV appearances but the few that they have made has given the fans an insight into how wholesome and fulfilling lives they lead with each other.
Farhaan Saeed and Urwa Hocane
Farhan Saeed started off as a musician but over the years he gave acting a chance. Farhan Saeed ended up being a part of few major blockbusters dramas of the drama history and not only that, his phenomenal performance left no doubts that he was just as talented as an actor that he is as a musician. Farhaan Saeed got to enjoy and experience fame and recognition on his own and ever since his marriage to Urwa Hocane, they both are enjoying the attention as a power couple together as well. Urwa Hocane started off as a VJ, she then modelled for different brand and eventually ended up becoming an actor. Urwa Hocane has garnered a lot of popularity and fandom over the years. She now has ventured into the world of fashion where she has launched her own clothing line in collaboration with her sister Mawra Hocane. Urwa and Farhaan make a formidable duo who both are successful and doing great work together and on their own too.
Ali Safina and Hira Tareen
Ali Safina started working on radio as an RJ and got then earned a lot of success and a name for himself by hosting different popular shows. Ali Safina’s first ever acting project Takay Ki Ayegi Baraat was a blockbuster and carved his name in the industry. Hira Tareen joined the industry aspiring to be a music producer but then she started off with her modelling career. Hira Tareen got to explore the domain of acting and she hasn’t looked back. Hira Tareen has slowly and steadily started to get recognized for her acting skills and she knows how to do justice to the characters that are assigned to her but her acting and modelling career go side by side. Hira Tareen has also become a Youtuber where she takes her fans on her life journey with her. Hira and Ali both are doing well in terms of fame and they definitely have made a name for themselves in the industry on their own as well as a couple too.
Hamza Ali Abbasi and Naimal Khawar
Naimal Khawar got a lot of recognition for the very first project that she did named Ana which aired on Hum TV. Even though after Ana, Naimal announced that this was her first and very last project as an actor but the kind of acting she displayed and the character she played earned her a huge fan following. Naimal Khawar was able to gain the popularity on her own but her fandom skyrocketed when the news of her marriage to Hamza Ali Abbasi became public. Even though before the marriage a lot of speculations were made but ever since their wedding pictures made it to the public, everyone couldn’t help but notice how happy Hamza Ali Abbasi and Naimal Khawar looked with each other. Hamza Ali Abbasi has been a part of the industry for a long time now and he has always stayed in the news with his stances on different things. Hamza Ali Abbasi is very vocal about the things he feels passionately about. Hamza Ali Abbasi has done some hit projects too and has proved himself as an actor. Even though Naimal Khawar won’t be seen on the TV anymore but in her short-lived acting career, she did earn herself a massive fan following and appreciation, therefore we feel Hamza Ali Abbasi and Naimal Khawar are the new power couple of Pakistani showbiz industry.
Syra Shehroz and Shehroz Sabzwari
Syra Shehroz started off as a VJ but later when she started taking her acting career seriously, she not only got to work in some great dramas but she also got a lot of recognition in a very short span of time. Syra Shehroz was considered to be the youth icon during her active years of acting and she was seen as an inspiration by many. Shehroz Sabzwari joined the industry earlier than Syra Shehroz but it took him a long time to get recognized as compared to Syra but they both did work their way up to get where they wanted to before they announced their marriage. Syra and Shehroz worked in quite a few dramas together too and people loved their on-screen couple just as much. Syra and Shehroz were well loved by the fans before they were committed but after their marriage, they have received nothing but love and well-wishes from their fans.
Sunita Marshal and Hassan Ahmad
Sunita Marshal is known to be one of the top models of Pakistan. Sunita Marshal joined the showbiz at an early age and she had the privilege to be a face of a lot of big and renowned brands. Sunita Marshal did venture into acting as well but when it came to modelling, her talent and caliber was unmatched. Sunita Marshal has always stayed focused on her work and when it came to acting, she got to work in a lot of dramas too. Hassan Ahmed too joined the industry as a model but then he explored acting and never looked back. Hassan Ahmad has been consistently working in a lot of dramas and that is why he is seen in every other drama quite often. They both have earned name and success through sheer hard work, which is why we believe they both are a power couple of Pakistani showbiz industry as well. Sunita Marshal and Hassan Ahmed do not make a lot of public appearances together but very rarely they do come as guests on different talk/morning shows.
Anum Gohar and Gohar Mumtaz
Gohar Mumtaz is a well known musician and singer. He started off his music career alongside Atif Aslam, even though they both parted ways but Gohar Mumtaz continued to do music and got a lot of appreciation and recognition for his work. Gohar Mumtaz also started his career as an actor and he began to appear in some decent dramas which were well-received by the audience. Anum Gohar got associated with the industry when she first appeared as a contestant in Miss Veet Pakistan. Anum Gohar, due to her beautiful personality got noticed immediately. Anum Gohar continued with her modelling career but she also eventually became an actor. Even though Anum Gohar is new in the drama industry but both Gohar and Anum have worked hard and stayed true to who they are to achieve where they are standing right now.
Asad Siddique and Zara Noor Abbas
Asad Siddique and Zara Noor Abbas are not only a fresh and young couple but they are also venturing into different projects with a fresh state of mind. Asad and Zara both started off as actors but they were striving and working hard to get noticed. Ever since they both have gotten married, Zara and Asad’s careers have taken off and they are unstoppable. Be it web-series, movies or dramas, Asad and Zara are exploring all the domains and proving their skills and crafts by doing wonders in one project after another. Zara Noor Abbas and Asad Siddique’s couple can definitely be termed as a power couple because they both are not only doing well on their own but together, they are getting all the love and appreciation as well. It is always nice to see both Zara and Asad uplifting, encouraging and motivating each other. Their love story is like an open book and they both love to keep it open and honest for the fans who love and appreciate them.
Ahad Raza Mir and Sajal Aly
Even though this young and beautiful couple is engaged to be married but their fame, success and the love that they have received from the fans all over the world is not only undeniable but is enough to earn them the status of a power couple of Pakistani drama industry. Sajal Aly has been an ace actor who has not only proved her mettle in Pakistan but across the border too, similarly, in a very short span of time, due to his wise choices, Ahad Raza Mir got to showcase the talent that he has inherited from his father. Ahad and Sajal were already getting a lot of love and appreciation from the fans but after they made their relationship official, their couple has definitely garnered a lot more popularity. It is interesting to see how both Sajal and Ahad proved themselves on their own but after they got together, they are nothing short of a power couple.
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