Jia Ali

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Jia Ali
Born Jia Ali
(1972-05-03) May 3, 1972 (age 44)
Lahore, Pakistan
Occupation Actress, Model
Religion Christianity

Jia Ali (Urdu: جیاعلی‎, often spelled Gia Ali) is a Pakistani model and actress.

Personal life[edit]

Jia Ali was born on 3 May 1972 to a Christian family in Lahore, Punjab. She has four brothers, one of whom, Munna Mushtaq, is a fashion photographer. Her father Saleem Abbas resides in Slough, UK.

Career[edit]

Ali began her modelling career in 1991 at the age of nineteen after being discovered while working at a beauty parlor. She modelled for a Wrangler Jeans commercial and walked the ramp at Wrangler's fashion shows. She was then approached by members of Lollywood, the Pakistani film industry.[when?] She was introduced to producer Sajjad Gul in Islamabad, and he signed her to play a role in Deewane Tere Pyar Ke. Following the success of the film, Ali acted in several movies that consolidated her position as a Lollywood actor, while she continued to travel between Lahore and Karachi for modelling assignments.

Filmography[edit]

Year Movie
1997 Deewane Tere Pyar Ke
1998 Nakhra Gauri Da 1998 Ghar Kab Aw Gay
2000 Dil Diwana Hai
2001 Rukhsati
2003 Soldier
2008 Kashf: The Lifting of the Veil
2011 Love Mein Ghum
TBA Saya e Khuda e Zuljalal

Television[edit]

  • Qissa-e-Ulfat (2007) Aaj TV
  • Tum Se Mil Kar PTV
  • Band Khirkyon K Peeche TV one

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