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Mahnoor Baloch

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Mahnoor Baloch
Residence Karachi, Pakistan
Occupation Actress, Model, Director
Years active 1985-Present

Mahnoor Baloch is a Pakistani actress, model and film director. Mahnoor, a Canadian national,[1] made her TV debut in 1993 with the drama serial Marvi.

Career

Baloch appeared in the TV commercials of well known brand names.[2] In 1993, she made her acting debut in the TV serial (PTV Drama) Marvi which was directed by Sultana Siddiqui.[3] Her next series was Dusra Aasmaan. In this serial she performed the role of Abid Ali’s daughter.

In 2000, Mahnoor Baloch started directing and producing her own drama serials. Her first serial as director was Lamhay.[citation needed]

In 2013, she appeared in Geo TV's Eid special play Come On Hum Dum as the wife of co-star Mohib Mirza. She is set to star as the female lead in upcoming Pakistani film Main Hoon Shahid Afridi. For the role, she has filmed an item song Teri Hi Kami alongside Mathira and Humayun Saeed, directed by Saqib Malik and produced and penned by Shani and Kami.[citation needed]

In 2013, Baloch made her Hollywood debut in Torn playing the role of Maryam, a mother whose teenage son is killed in an explosion at a suburban mall.[4]

Filmography

Films

Year Film Role Notes
2013 Main Hoon Shahid Afridi Sara
2013 Torn Maryam

Television

Year TV Series Role Notes
1993 Marvi Laila
1999 Lamhay
Doosra Aasmaan
Shiddat
Unhoni
Sila
Kabhi Kabhi Pyar Mein
2002 Chaandni Raatain Maha
Ye Zindagi
Patjhar ki Chaioon
Jaane Kyun
Ab Ghar Jaane do
2009 Noor Pur Ki Rani Noorulain Aneez
2010 Noor Bano Noor Bano
2011 Mohabbat Rooth Jaye Toh Shumaila
2011 Ladies Park Soniya
2012 Mehar Bano aur Shah Bano Mehar Bano
2012 Talafi Falak
2012 Mera Saaein 2 Innaya
2012 Ishq Ibadat
2014 Pachtava Ayeman
2014 Pal Mein Ishq Pal Me Nahi Michelle
2016 Khoobsurat

Personal life

Baloch was married at the age of 15.[5]

Awards

In 2011 she was given Lux Style Award for Best Actress on her role in Talafi aired by PTV.[6]

See also

References

  1. ^ Khan, Atif (4 April 2004). "A mother's story". dawn.com. Archived from the original on 11 October 2008. Retrieved 7 October 2014. 
  2. ^ Mahnoor Baloch with her Family, DesiManzil, 14 October 2010, retrieved 7 October 2014 [dead link]
  3. ^ Asif Noorani (24 June 2013). "No challenge is too great: Sultana Siddiqi". Dawn. Retrieved 24 August 2013. 
  4. ^ Jamil, Farah (21 September 2013). "Mahnoor Baloch to debut hollywood movie 'Torn' (2013)". AAJ TV. Retrieved 1 April 2016. 
  5. ^ "Yummy mummies". Dawn. 7 May 2011. Retrieved 24 August 2013. 
  6. ^ Faisal Qureshi (6 July 2011). "Lux Style Awards take on colours, flavour of Lahore". Dawn. Retrieved 24 August 2013. 

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