Ayyan (model)

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This article is about the Pakistani actress and model. For the Somali politician, see Ayaan Hirsi Ali.
Ayyan
Born ایان
(1993-07-30) 30 July 1993 (age 21)
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Occupation Model, actress, singer, songwriter, record producer
Years active 2009–present
Website
ayyanworld.com

Ayyan[1] (Urdu: ایان‎; born 30 July 1993)[2][3] is a Pakistani model, actress, singer, songwriter, and record producer.[4] She started modeling in 2010 and also won the title of Best Female Emerging Model.[5] She has also been nominated four times for the Lux Style Awards.[6]

Career[edit]

Ayyan started her career as a model at age of sixteen.[5] She has worked with fashion designers including Hassan Sheheryar Yasin, Karma, Chinyere (Bareeze) and Gul Ahmed. She has also been the Brand Ambassador of Sunsilk, Ufone, Samsung, Honda and McDonalds.

In 2010, Ayyan was awarded the title of Calvin Klein ‘Beauty of the Year 2010’.[7] Later she became the brand ambassador for the same brand. In the same year Ayyan was nominated for best female emerging model in Lux Style Awards. In 2011, she was one of the nominations for Best Female Model in Lux Style Awards. Ayyan has also worked for international projects.

In 2013, Ayyan became the Brand Ambassador for the Wall’s ice cream Magnum in Pakistan. The party of Magnum ice cream hold at the spacious Convention Center at the DHA Golf Club in Karachi.[8] Ayyan won the best female model award for 2012 at Pakistan media Awards.[9] Her music video and single called You and I was released on the occasion of Eid in July 2014 was panned by the critics[10]

Ayyan is participating in Miss Universe 2014, but because of some religious issues, she might have to withdraw because it will be the first time a Muslim will participate in any contest.[11]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Result
2009 U.S. Consulate General Women's Day Best Model Won
2010 Lux Style Awards Best Emerging Female Model Nominated
2011 Lux Style Awards Best Female Model Nominated
Miss Calvin Klein Beauty Miss Calvin Klein Won
2012 Lux Style Awards Best Female Model Nominated
Pakistan Media Awards Best Female Model Won
2013 Lux Style Awards Best Female Model Nominated
Hum Awards Best Female Model Won
Beauty Awards Miss Photogenic Nominated
Beauty Awards Best Skin Nominated
Beauty Awards Beauty of the Year Nominated
Veet Awards Veet Awards Won
Express Tribune Awards Best Female Model Won
2014 Pakistan Media Awards Beauty Icon of the Year Won
Pakistan Media Awards Best Female Model Won
U.S. Consulate General Women's Day Beauty Icon of the Year Won

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fashion Model Ayyan Calls For Correction of Her Name". Retrieved July 9, 2013. 
  2. ^ "The Gorgeous Ayyan Turns 20 Today". Fashioncentral.pk. Retrieved 20 November 2014. 
  3. ^ "Model Ayyan Biography, Wiki and Picture Updates". Profashionism.com. Retrieved 20 November 2014. 
  4. ^ "Fashion Model Ayyan Calls For Correction of Her Name". The Express Tribune. September 4, 2011. Retrieved July 9, 2013. 
  5. ^ a b "Ayyan won "Best female model award" at PMA 2012". AAJ TV. January 9, 2013. Retrieved February 25, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Ayaan: Pakistan's next top model". The Express Tribune. September 4, 2011. Retrieved February 25, 2013. 
  7. ^ "Ayyan titled as Calvin Klein ‘Beauty of the Year’". Fashioncentral.pk. Retrieved 20 November 2014. 
  8. ^ "Glamorous Ayyan Endorses Magnum As Brand Ambassador". Fashioncentral.pk. Retrieved 20 November 2014. 
  9. ^ "Ayyan Wins Best Female Model Award at PMA 2012". Fashioncentral.pk. Retrieved 20 November 2014. 
  10. ^ Ayesha K Khan. "Model Ayyan tries (and fails) with 'You and I'". Dawn.com. Retrieved 20 November 2014. 
  11. ^ "Ayyan will Represent Pakistan in Miss Universe 2014". Retrieved August 29, 2014.