Reema Khan

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Reema Khan
Native name
ریما خان
Born
Sameena Khan

(1971-10-27) October 27, 1971 (age 47)
CitizenshipPakistani[1]
OccupationActress, producer, director
Years active1990–present
Websitewww.reemakhan.info

Reema Khan (Urdu: ریما خان‎), known mononymously as Reema, is a Pakistani television host and former stage dancer, Lollywood film actress, director and producer. Khan was one of the leading film actresses in Pakistan during 1990s.[2] She has appeared in more than 200 films since making her debut in 1990 and has been recognised by Pakistan and Indian film critics for her acting.[3] She received the Pride of Performance Award on 23 March 2019 for her contributions to Pakistani Cinema.[4]

Early life and career[edit]

Born as Sameena Khan[5] in Lahore on 27 October 1971.[6] She was first spotted in 1990 by the Pakistani film director Javed Fazil and was offered the leading role in his film Bulandi.[6]

Personal life[edit]

Reema Khan married Pakistani-American cardiologist S. Tariq Shahab in November 2011. On March 24, 2015, Khan gave birth to her first child, a son.[7]

Selected filmography[edit]

As an actress[edit]

As director and producer[edit]

Year Film Language Cast
2005 Koi Tujh Sa Kahan Urdu Moammar Rana, Reema Khan, Nadeem Baig, Veena Malik and Babrak Shah
2011 Love Mein Ghum Urdu Reema Khan, Jia Ali, Ali Saleem, Javed Sheikh, Afzal Khan, Nabeel Khan, Araida and Johnny Lever

Television[edit]

Year Production Role Notes
2018 Azaab-e-Zindagi Mariam Fatima Hum Network Limited and Angeline Malik Productions
Ye Ghar Aap Ka Hua Geo TV Production
Yaad To Ayengey Geo TV Production
TARANG ("Hero Bannay Ki Tarang Sahi Jodi Ki Talaash")
Reema ka Amreeca
Croron Mein Khel herself Gameshow
2012 Raati Masha Tola Zeenath Opposite Imran Abbas Aired on PTV Home. Telefilm

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Indian cinema has no identity; they're simply copying Hollywood: Reema Khan". The Express Tribune. 27 March 2018.
  2. ^ tabloid!, Usman Ghafoor, Special to (29 January 2018). "Reema Khan poised for a comeback?". GulfNews. Retrieved 31 May 2018.
  3. ^ ANI (8 June 2009). "Reema Khan is Pakistan's Aishwarya Rai". Hindustan Times. Archived from the original on 23 July 2011. Retrieved 25 March 2011.
  4. ^ Staff, Images (24 March 2019). "8 artists including Mehwish Hayat and Babra Sharif receive civil awards on Pakistan Day". Images. Retrieved 27 July 2019.
  5. ^ "Fact check: 20 famous celebrities and their real names". ARYNEWS. 21 August 2018. Retrieved 14 November 2018.
  6. ^ a b "ریما خان آج 45 ویں سالگرہ منائے گی". Daily Pakistan. 27 October 2016.
  7. ^ "Reema blessed with baby boy". The Express Tribune. 24 March 2015.

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