Mahira Khan popularly known as Mahira Khan is the top actress of Pakistan. It won’t be an exaggeration to say that she is ruling the Pakistan industry. She is a former VJ but later shifted towards acting. Mahira is one of the highest paid actresses of Pakistan. Mahira khan belongs to Karachi and is an Urdu speaking Pathan. She was born on 21 December 1984 (Age: 33 years). She got her early education in Karachi from Foundation Public School and completed her O-Levels at the age of 16. She then moved to California for higher education where she attended Santa Monica College. She enrolled in University Of Southern California for her Bachelor’s degree but never completed it and came to Pakistan where she joined showbiz industry.
Mahira started her career as a VJ on MTV Pakistan. She hosted a show named Most Wanted. Then she went to host Aag TV’s show Weekends With Mahira where she used to play music videos and talk to celebs in 2008. Mahira then got her cinematic debut with Bol. Bol was directed by Shoaib Mansoor and Mahira played the supporting role of Ayesha opposite singing star Atif Aslam. Same year she made her debut in drama industry with Mehreen Jabbar’s Neeyat opposite Humayun Saeed. Then came the big break for Mahira Khan which made her the biggest star in Pakistan. She played the lead role in Sarmad Khoosat’s Humsafar. She played the role of Khired Hussain; an innocent small town girl who goes through a lot of difficulties at the hands of fate. Mahira’s pair with co-star Fawad Khan was immensely loved by the audience and the drama proved to be a career milestone for both the lead actors. With Humsafar’s success Mahira went on to work with Sarmad again in Shehr e Zaat. She won many awards for her performance in Shehr e Zaat. That same year Mahira went back to hosting. She hosted a show named TUC The Lighter Side Of Life where she invited many celebrities and interviewed them. Her next project was Sadqay Tumharay which also aired on HUM TV. She went back to movies with Bin Roye which was also turned into a drama. She paired opposite Humayun in Bin Roye after Neeyat.
After Bol Mahira returned to films with Bin Roye which was a commercial success and also got her Lux Style Award and HUM Awards for best actress. After Bin Roye she was seen in Ho Mann Jahan along with Adeel Hussain and Shehryar Munawar. She played Manizeh in the film that had a passion for singing. She again got a Best Actress Award at Lux for Ho Mann Jahan. She then got her Bollywood debut opposite Sharukh Khan in Raees. Raees though being a moderate success still managed to make Mahira a member of hundred crore club. Political tensions arise between India and Pakistan and Pakistani artists were banned from working in Bollywood so Mahira could not promote Raees neither did any more projects in India. She has now three films lined for release in Pakistan. All of them are in production right now. She will be working with Shoaib Mansoor after Bol in Verna now. Mahira will play a rape survivor in the film. Her next film is Bilal Lashari’s Maula Jutt where she will share screen with Fawad after Humsafar and the third in line is Saat Din Mohobbat In opposite Shehryar Munawar Siddique. This will be Mahira’s second film with Shehryar after Ho Man Jahan.
Mahira was born in a Pathan family and has one brother Hassan Khan. Her brother is a journalist. Mahira met her ex-husband Ali Askari during her VJing days. Mahira married Ali though her family didn’t want her to. The couple has a son Azlaan Askari born in 2009. The couple had differences but Mahira sensibly put everything under wraps and didn’t made her private matters a public affair. Things however did not work in her favour and the couple got divorced in 2015.
RECOGNITION AND AWARDS:
Mahira has received countless awards in her career from best actress for dramas, best actress film, most stylish actress to awards for her beauty in shows like Lux Style Awards, HUM Awards, HUM Style Awards, Pakistan Media Awards, Vogue Beauty Awards and Masala Awards. In 2017 she was also honoured for International
Recognition and Best dress at Beirut International Awards Festival.
Mahira is seen in many ad campaigns including aquafina, gaye power wash, Q mobile among others. She is also the first Pakistani brand ambassador for Veet.
She is a very well-known Pakistani actress, host and model who started her career as a VJ in the year 2006. Mahira Khan was born on 21 December 1984.
She is 33 years old.
She is the daughter of Hafeez Khan. In her family, she is very close to her younger brother Hassaan Khan, who is a journalist.
She got married to Ali Askari in 2007 although her father was against this marriage. Mahira Khan met her husband in Los Angeles in 2006.
She got divorced in 2015, she hasn’t talk much about the divorce but her career was not affected due to it.
Mahira Khan’s wedding was a relatively simple affair with close friends and family present at the occasion.
Her son was born in 2009, his name is Azlaan and he also made a brief appearance in the drama and film Bin Roye.
She does not have a daughter although some websites gives false information that she has a daughter.
Neeyat – (2011)
Hamsafar – (2011)
Shehr-e-Zaat – (2014)
Bin Roye – (2016)
Sadqay Tumhare – (2016)
Bol – (2012)
Manto – special appearance (2015)
Ho Mann Jahan – (2015)
Bin Roye – (2016)
Actor In Law – Special Appearance (2016)
Right now she has signed 2 more movies in Pakistan which are; Saat Din Mohabbat In and Maula Jatt 2.
Raees – Bollywood Debut (2017)
Mahira Khan’s movie in Bollywood was like a dream come true for her because she always wanted to work with the Indian actor Shah Rukh Khan. Her prospects of a career in Bollywood were however curtailed due to the political environment there.
Mahira Khan and Ranbir Kapoor
Mahira Khan and Ranbir Kapoor’s leaked pictures created a lot of controversy and revealed that the two stars were close friends.
Mahira Khan Height and Alternative Name
Mahira khan Height is perfect which is 5.5(1.65m) and Mahira Khan alternative name is Mahira Khan Askari on the Behalf of her Husband and Mahira Khan Full name is Mahira Hafeez Khan.
Mahira Khan Zodiac
The Zodiac Sign of Mahira Khan is Sagittarius because of her birth on December 21.
Mahira Khan felt more agreeable in India
Pakistani on-screen character and driving woman Mahira Khan, who indicated her introduction into Bollywood with Indian King Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, in Raees this year, has guaranteed: “We, in India and Pakistan grieve and praise a similar way. Our dialect is comparative, we interface on an enormous scale. Despite the fact that you feel that they the Indians around are outsiders yet they never make you feel reserved. Each time I’d ask for something that made me uneasy, I was constantly heard and regarded.”
In her Special Lecture Series at Aga Khan University, Mahira shared her background and shed light on the capacity to adapt up to disappointment and find adequate quality in what you have faith with a specific end goal to return more grounded from your difficulties and proceed onward. In addition, she sincerely talked about how the Pakistani on-screen characters’ boycott in India influenced her yet despite everything she remained steadfast all through the procedure.
“Confidence is an excellent and imperative thing. Furthermore, you know this progressively when you have lost confidence. When you are caught in a dull place throughout everyday life, confidence causes you to realize that it will be all right.” the star remarked in her discourse.
As per Mahira, her family and companions at home have dependably had her back and that has over and over helped her turn out a more grounded individual through the hardest of measures.
Mahira Khan discusses Her Harassment in the Industry
Respectable star Mahira Khan addressed BBC World while advancing her new film, telling topic and primary concern of the story. Mahira is playing an assault survivor in her up and coming film Verna alongside Haroon Shahid who is featuring as her better half.
The content and Mahira’s part are truly great and are sure to make an enduring effect that can be all around reflected in the trailer. The film is gone for bringing issues to light about inappropriate behavior and propel more ladies to talk about it.
While conversing with BBC and being gotten some information about her own experiences of badgering in the media business, Mahira told that she hasn’t been a casualty. She additionally said that it wasn’t her ‘lead’ that kept her from being annoyed or she, not the slightest bit, is better than her partners, she has just been fortunate.
Mahira additionally talked about the twofold benchmarks that exist inside the general public, saying that one of the primary reasons she hasn’t been a casualty is on the grounds that she began acting at a nearly develop age when she had a youngster also. She said that sadly, individuals mislead the individuals who are powerless and are reluctant to raise their voice, which implies that youngsters in the business are for the most part subjected to this insensitive conduct.
Mahira additionally featured a pivotal point saying that lady’s dress or direct doesn’t give somebody expert to badger her. The sole explanation behind provocation is harasser himself and that’s it.
Mahira Khan Movies in 2018
7 Din Muhabat In:
We as a whole adored Mahira Khan and Sheheryar Munawar in Ho Man Jahaan. Presently, the Zaalima will group with her best, Sheheryar Munawar, for an up and coming venture by Meenu Gaur and Farjad Nabi. The music for the motion picture will be created by Sahir Ali Bagga and the content of the motion picture is being written by Fasih Bari Khan, the author behind the short component film, ‘Jeewan Hathi. Here’s to trusting we get the chance to see their amazing on-screen science in the films once more.
Maula Jutt 2:
While Maula Jatt 2 is the conditional title of Bilal Lashari’s film, it denotes the throwing upset of the century as that country’s most loved couple, Fawad Khan and Mahira Khan are rejoining for the motion picture close by the cuties, Hamza Ali Abbasi and Humaima Malik. Prior, a news by Galaxylollywood.com uncovered that Hamza Ali Abbasi will assume the part of Noori Naat and Khan will wear the part of Maula Jatt. Mahira will be found in the symbol of Mukkho Jatti and Humaima will play the character of, Daroo Natti. With the creme de la creme of Pakistan’s excitement crew in Bilal Lashari’s straightaway, we cannot sit tight for it to hit the cinemas! In addition, it will check the arrival of Fawad and Mahira after ages!