Sanam Saeed’s Live Chat Session!

LUX organized a live chat with Sanam Saeed, popularly known as Kashaf of Zindaagi Gulzar Hai. Fans were posting questions on LUX’s Facebook Page and Sanam Saeed was replying to all the questions by responding to them on the page. Dressed in a floral top with white pants and completely without makeup, she looked simple yet elegant in her attire. Fans asked many questions relating to her shows and even her personal life and she responded to as many questions as she could in the span of an hour. Many fans were seen complimenting her and her brilliant performance in her shows and she humbly thanked each one of them.

Here are a few questions that her fans asked and what she replied:

  • What are your Birth Date and Star Sign?

2nd February and Aquarius

  • What is your real age?


  • What is your height?

5’8 and a half

  • Favorite color and food?

Blue and Daal Chawal

  • What are your Hobbies?

Travelling, swimming, singing, playing with children

  • Can you tell us about where you got your education from?

Bayview, Lecole and BNU in Lahore.

  • When are you planning to get married?


  • What are your upcoming projects?

Kadurat will air in May-June. Other than that I am doing alot of theater plays

  • What is your role in Kadurat?

I have a negative, psychotic type of role in Kadurat.

  • Share your experience working with Fawad Khan? Any funny incident that happened behind the camera

It was great working with Fawad. We kept on laughing during the lines and that made us laugh all the time.

  • Pick one; Cricket or football?


  • Have you shifted to Karachi permanently or will go back to Lahore?

You never know…

  • In real life, are you as simple as Kashaf?

I am very much like her but much positive.

  • Do you plan to join the big screen? We need talent in out film industry

Slowly I will make my way there.

  • Have you received any offers from Lollywood?

No not yet

  • Are you on any social networking website? Facebook or Twitter?

No I am not on any social networking website. I do not get any time.

  • Do you have any fanpage?

No I do not.

  • Can you please give a slight hint on how Kashaf will be the ‘Knight In Shining Armour’ for Zaroon?

There is no need for that. Zindagi Gulzar Hogi end mein!

  • What is the secret behind your thick black hair? Any tips?

Genes are the reason. Use blow dry and straightner as minimal as possible.

  • Who is your inspiration in this industry?

Sarmat Khoosat and Haissam Hussain. I became Haissam’s fan after watching Dastaan.

  • Who are your favorite actor and actress in Pakistani Drama Industry?

Saba Qamar and Nouman Ijaz

  • Who do you find a good actor from the newcomers in the industry?

Sajjal Ali.

  • Who are your favorite actor and actress from Bollywood?

Tabu and Farhan Khan

  • What do you enjoy more; serious roles or comedy? What is easier for you? Singing or acting?

I would like to do more comedy. It has been a long time since I did it last. And acting is the only thing that I know.

  • What is your dream in life? What is your dream character as an actor?

       A role that changes the way people think, that really inspires to make a change in their lives. Movies have that affect and I hope I will have similar effect on people with my roles.

  • Do you like theater more or do you like to do dramas on TV?

I love to do stage shows more.

  • How do you find Fawad Khan? How was the experience of working with him?

He is sweet and I enjoyed working with him. He is a very talented actor. Our acting supported each other and he brings out the best in a person.

  • What was your first impression when you met Fawad Khan?

That he is a complete gentleman

  • When Zindagi Gulzar Hai was shot, Humsafar was at its peek. Did you feel a bit inferior to Fawad at that time?

Amazingly, I did not have any such feelings. As much as it would surprise people, I was pretty confident.

  • Did you enjoy shooting for Zindagi Gulzar Hai?

Shooting for Zindagi Gulzar Hai was a fun experience.

  • How do you and Fawad Khan produce such an outstanding chemistry together?

We just became our character… Its called acting!

  • How many episodes of Zindagi Gulzar Hai are left?


  • How do you feel about the success of Zindagi Gulzar Hai?

It has been really humbling. I am glad girls have been able to relate to Kashaf. That was the point of taking up the role of Kashaf.

  • Do you prefer acting or modeling?

Acting. I have given up modeling now.

  • How did you enter acting and showbiz world?

I have been doing stage shows for a long time.

  • Who is your favorite costar so far?

Sarwat Gillani. I worked with her in Tarang’s Telefilm “Dil Mera Dhadkan Teri”

  • Zindagi Gulzar Hai or Mera Naseeb?

Mera Naseeb

  • Not many people know that you did backing vocals in one of the Coke Studio session. How was your experience and do you have any plans of coming into music industry?

It was an amazing experience. If I manage to organize myself and my time, maybe then I will do something in music

  • Was singing just a part time thing for you, or are you really passionate about it?

It was only a part time thing. But I wish it was more than that.

  • Is Kashaf your favorite role till now? What do you like about her?

All my roles are my favorite. What I like about her is that her story is everybody’s story

  • What is the secret of your success?

Honesty, hardwork and passion!

  • Would you like to go to India like all other actors?

If there is an opportunity, why not! Its not about India, its about the project being offered.

  • Which performance do you think is your best so far?

My role of ‘Bibi” from Talkhiyaan was really dear to me.


Now we now a whole lot more about Sanam Saeed and I think it was a wonderful initiative taken by LUX. Also, a lucky fan of Sanam Saeed also got a chance to meet her!

A few pictures of her chat session has been posted below:

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And last but not the least, Sanam Saeed’s autograph for all her fans!


Mariam Shafiq



My name is Shozib Ali. I have done Bachelors in Media Sciences. Currently Working as an administrator and content writer for reviewit.

  • sanam ko zindagi gulzar ha sy acha mera naseeb laga? mera naseeb b acha tha bt zindagi gulzar ha iz the best

  • WOW ! Amazing ! I respect her more now! Brilliant answers to tricky questions.She should play in "Who wants to be a Millionaire?" :P Specially the answer to Bollywood question! And yes BIbi was really a special role.Just superb.And of course Sarwat is a darling! Who would not like to work with her? :)

    • Sanam you have done a supperb role in "Zindagi Gulza Hai" as Kashaf…Really very nice..Amazing

  • her acting is amazing and due to nice acting she looks pretty inspite of her average look and always intelligent person become good actor

    • i love her Attitude………. owesomeeeeeeeee…. amazing…. i m very sad becoz of finishing of this drama…… life me pehli baar tou koi drama acha laga tha ……. :(Ahamd

  • girls in Pakistan should follow her instead following Indian actoresses and girls,she is such a beautiful example of our culture.I wish she remain the same in future.

  • Loved all her answers excoet the bollywood one, i wonder why do aur actors have sucha dream to go to india , i dont remeber indian actors coming to pakistan for work..

    • Ya me too I was disappointed when I red it yyyyyyyyyyy to hellllll our actresses actor crazyyyyy for Bollywood for Alllah sake they nevereererrrerrr ask to their actors for Pakistan yyyyyyyyyyyyyy we have to ask for it????? I liked her but cause of this answer she felt down realllly it shows no self respect

  • Luckily I'm one of those who questioned her :D & I got 7 answers, this article also includes my questions & I'm so glad that I asked her those, like about "ZGH being shot when humsafar was at its peak" & "a slight hint about kashaf being the shining armour for zaroon" it was a very good experience & I feel so thankful to Lux for providing me this opportunity

      • OMG!! only 27 eps. totally? that so fast

        I love all her honest & straight forward answers
        Btw she look like Tabu sometimes, don't you think?

  • OhHhH i JUST LOVE HER…she had become my ideal…she is really passionate woman…i love her character the most <3……I want 1 chance to meet her and yes I love her role as BIBI…..she is perfect in every role<3

  • she has a brilliant class of acting . and after this interview i have a great feeling for her. one thing i must say ,i also like daal chawal very much .hehehe i m a great fan of sanam saeed's acting

  • the way she act in ZGH is really appreciating.kashf's character really admire she is a brilliant actress.

    • I agree, Kashaf's character becomes my most favourite & the credit for it goes to sanam saeed for sure

  • Hello dear, I am from a little Village khanpur of Shikarpur sindh, I am a big fan of you and I watch zindagi gulzar hai regularly, I like you very very much……. God bless on you…..

  • hy sanam hw r u baby????????????
    u r look like a sweeeeeeeeeeeet doll like me lolsssssssssssssssss

  • hallo you are so sweet i like verrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrryyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy much your role is super GOD BLESS YOU

  • hy sanam your drama serial zindagi gular hai so nice and so imotionnal u r so sweet and so cute

  • sanam u r sooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo sweet nd nise girl

  • zindagee gulzar hai acha khasa drama thaa. usay bila waja extend kark director sahab nay iska baida gharak kar diya. mujhe doubt hai k yeh drama nominees men bhi naheen aa sakay gaa

  • Hey Sanam, hows u..
    m a big fan of yours …. the character that u played "KASHAF" is my inspiration..
    that story was too near to my heart … would u like to share ur actual nature wid me
    i shall be grateful..
    Allah bless u

  • hi sanam….. h r u ….. life me bohat kam aisa hota hai k ap jis terha ka insaan like karty ho ….. wo kisi dramay me b appear ho jaye…. is daramy me jo tumhari Adaeeen,,, acting aur expression thay isi terha k same meri frnd k hua karty thay……….. 1 ,, 1 scene me tumhari acting lajawab thi….. mujhy tou tumhari Acting se love ho gaya hai…… aik dafa aisay hi yeh darama dekhny ka ittefaaq hua to us k baad dekhty hi chala gaya….. aksar drama miss ho jata (due to job)… tou download kar k zarrooor dekhta …. aur jis din pata chla k last episode hai ….. tou aisa laga jesay kuch life se finish ho gaya hai……. love u kashaf………. love u so muchhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh…… heartly love u so much……….. dil se love u …… apni director ko kehna k fawad k sath koi aik aur drama zaroor banayeeeeee,,,,, plzzzzzzzzzz

  • salam aap mujhe buhat achye lgty ho aap ka drama zndagy gulzar hai tu buhat achya tha aur aap ky aadakary tu la jawab thi mashallah app buhat piyary ho aur aap ko 1 bat khna chahty hon mera beta amreca min hai auski bety aap ky ham shakal hai aap ko min auski tsweer bhijongy aesa lgta hai ky aap hy ho hum sab ausko kashaf khty hien auska name mrdia hai beta tum ko alah khush rakhi aamin allah hafez bye tc jawab zaroor dena ok

  • Sanam main na ap k pahlay walay bi play dakhay hain but “Zindagi Zulgar Ha” ma ap ki acting bohat achi lagi ha now u r my fav actor

  • sanam saeed muhje ap ka serail zandgi gulzar ha ya both acha lagta h nd muhje b actor bnee ka both shok h

  • sanam u looking very gogeous i m very big fan 4 ur simplicity ap kia waqi mai itni simple apni real life mai hai
    ap ka zindagi gulzar drama bht marwalas tha i m very big fan this last episode

  • A.O.A U r Very nice Sanam Ji Meri duwa Ap Ke Sath ha Allah Pak ap Kamayabi Ata Farmaye Ameen.Apna Khayal Rehkna

  • good actor ///////\\\\ your work so nice in zindagi gulzar nai/////////\\\\\\\ keep it up;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;//////\\''''''''''''',,,,,,,,,,,,,,,

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