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Mahira Hafeez Khan is a Pakistani film and television actress who started her career as VJ. She has worked with MTV Pakistan and Aag TV as VJ before moving on to her acting career. Her first break in the film industry came with the critically acclaimed film Bol. She is most popular for her character Khirad Ihsan opposite Fawad Khan in Humsafar. She made her bollywood debut with the movie Raees opposite Shahrukh Khan.
Khan was born on 21 December 1984 in Karachi, Pakistan. She has received her primary education from Foundation Public School, Karachi and went to California for higher education at the age of 17, where she studied at the University of Southern California, but did not complete her degree. She has her roots in India. Her father, Hafeez Khan was born in Delhi before independence. He migrated to Pakistan after Partition.
Mahira Hafeez Khan
Name : Mahira Hafeez Khan
Nicknames : Maria, Mena and Mairu
Date of birth : 21 December 1984
Birth Place : Karachi, Pakistan
Age : 32 years
Height : 5’6″
Nationality : Pakistani
Occupation : Actress, Model, VJ
Spouse : Ali Askari
Years active : 2008 – present
Mahira has started her career as a VJ when she was 16 years old. She has hosted the live show Most Wanted three days a week on MTV Pakistan, and also hosted Weekends with Mahira on Aag TV. In 2011, Khan hosted 10th Lux Style Awards with Faizan Haque. Mahira participated in the opening of PFDC – The Boulevard for Pakistani designer wear in India. She has also appeared in fashion shows for numerous designers.
In 2011, she made her Pakistani film debut with Bol directed by Shoaib Mansoor. In June 2012, Mahira started working in the series Shehr-e-Zaat opposite Mohib Mirza and Mikaal Zulfiqar, aired on Zindagi. She got fame for playing the role of Khirad Ehsan, a middle-class girl who marries with her wealthy cousin in the 2011 television blockbuster Humsafar opposite Fawad Afzal Khan. She is selective with her work and reviews a script closely before deciding to accept. Besides being a very hardworking actress, she is also known to be a perfectionist.
Mahira Khan got married to Pakistani television actor Ali Askari on 13 July 2007. She met Ali Askari at Indus TV studios during her vacations and fell in love. The couple divorced in 2015. She has a son named Azlaan with him who was born in 2014.