Ismat Alamgir (born 25 December 1988) is a Bengali film actress. She is known for first appearing in the popular 2011 WeFlyDhaka.com television advertisements on Bangladeshi television. She will be[needs update] making her feature film debut with Simanaheen (Bengali).
Alamgir was born in Bangladesh and immigrated to the United States when she was young. Growing up, Ismat had a strong interest in the arts and film. While studying Nursing at Oakland University, she decided to pursue a career in modeling and acting.
Alamgir is a trained Indian Classical dancer and has performed in numerous South Asian cultural events in the Greater Chicago Metropolitan area. Alamgir began her acting career by appearing in television commercials on NTV, Channel i, and ATN Bangla with her Simanaheen co-star, Rahsaan Islam, endorsing the international travel brand, WeFlyDhaka.com, an affiliate of American company Trans Am Travel. She then signed and began shooting for Simanaheen in 2011. The film will be[needs update] launching her as a leading Bengali actress in 2012.