Mahira Khan Family Pictures With Her Son Azlaan
Mahira Hafeez Khan (pronounced [maɦiːraː hafiːz kʰan]; born 21 December 1984) is a Pakistani actress and former VJ. One of the nation’s most popular and highest-paid actresses, she has established a career in Pakistan and is the recipient of several awards, including three Lux Style Awards.
Khan, born and raised in Karachi, left her university education in support to become an actress, and worked as a VJ for various television shows. She soon received offers for acting roles, and made her acting debut in 2011 with a supporting role in the social drama Bol, which rank among the highest-grossing Urdu films. She then played a leading role in the Hum TV’s successful romantic television drama Humsafar (2011), which established her as a leading actress of Pakistan. Khan subsequently portrayed a range of unconventional characters in a number of highest-rated television series, including the religious drama Shehr-e-Zaat (2012), the biographical romance Sadqay Tumhare (2014), and the romantic drama Bin Roye (2016), all of which earned her critical acclaim as well as several accolades. Khan achieved further success by featuring as the female lead in two of Pakistan’s top-grossing productions—the 2015 romance Bin Roye and the 2016 coming-of-age musical drama Ho Mann Jahan—and received praise for portraying a brief role in the biographical drama Manto (2015).
Khan was married to businessman Ali Askari from 2007 to 2015, and has a son with him. Alongside her acting career, Khan is a prominent celebrity endorser for various brands and products. In 2016, Khan participated in a stage show for the time at the Lux Style Awards.