Mahira Khan

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Mahira Khan
Born Mahira Hafeez Khan
Karachi, Pakistan
Nationality Pakistani
Alma mater Foundation Public School
University of Southern California
Occupation VJ, Actress, Model
Years active 2008 – present
Spouse(s) Ali Askari (2007–present)

Mahira Khan (Urdu: ماہرہ خان‎), born Mahira Hafeez Khan (Urdu: ماہرہ حفیظ خان‎) is a Pakistani VJ, model and actress.

Khan began her career as a VJ when she was 16 years old. Khan hosted the live show MTV's Most Wanted three days a week on MTV Pakistan, and she then hosted Weekends with Mahira on Aag TV. In 2011 Khan hosted 10th Lux Style Awards with Faizan Haque in 2008 and in 2013 she hosted 1st Hum Awards with Mikaal Zulfiqar.

Khan met Ali Askari at Indus TV studios during her vacations and the couple married on 13 July 2007.

Khan made her screen debut with the 2011 social drama Bol. Khan was nominated for Lux Style Award for Best Actress. Her performances included the serials Neeyat (2011), Humsafar (2012) and Shehr-e-Zaat (2012).

She played Khirad Ehsan, a middle-class girl who marries with her wealthy cousin gives birth to new rivalry, in the 2011 TV serial Humsafar. Her acting was praised in Humsafar along with her chemistry with her co-star Fawad Afzal Khan.[1][2][3]

Since June 2012, Khan started working in Shehr-e-Zaat (based on Umera Ahmad's novel of the same name. She made a cameo appearance in the serial Coke Kahani.[4]

As of October 2013, Khan has several projects in various stages of production. She has completed Farhat Ishtiaq's serial Bin Roye Ansoo!, directed by Haissam Hussain .[5]




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