Saeeda Imtiaz

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Saeeda Imtiaz
Born Saeeda Imtiaz
(1991-05-21) 21 May 1991 (age 26)
Abu Dhabi
Residence New York City, USA
Occupation Actress, Model
Home town Long Island, Newyork

Saeeda Imtiaz (Urdu: سعیدہ امتیاز‎) is a kashmiri American actress and supermodel.[1] Imtiaz has worked in an upcoming film Kaptaan: The Making of a Legend, a film on the life of Pakistani politician and former cricketer Imran Khan.[2][3]

Early life[edit]

Saeeda was born in Abu Dhabi and brought up in New York, United States. She has eight siblings.[4] Saeeda went to Walt Whitman High School in Long Island, New York and then Stony Brook University and got a degree in Psychology. She was also the president of Club D.S.A at Stony Brook University for about one year.

She loves to act, dance, shop, listen to music and admires Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Jagjit Singh.

Career[edit]

Saeeda organized chand raat melas, concerts and gigs during her university days, off campus and on campus with the help of her family. She organized it with a few of the most talented artists of Pakistan such as Josh, Jimmy Attre & Roxen. After coming to Pakistan she had shoots with Happy Cow Cheese, ChenOne, Cougar and Five Star, GulAhmed, Noman Arfeen, Sania Maskatiya,Damas Brand Ambassador 2015-2016 and Voice Mobile 2014, Depilix, Maria.B, Amna Ismail, Zaheer Abbass, T27, Shoeplanet, Warda, Origins, Huawei and list goes on. She has been a part of bridal Couture week as a show stopper in 2013 & 2014 Karachi already. She has been the face of Diva Magazine, SundayPlus Magazine to SheMagazine 2013-2014. She plans to continue with it and her acting career as well. Among her future plans include venturing into Bollywood.[5]

Kaptaan the movie[edit]

In 2012, Saeeda appeared in a bilingual Pakistani movie Kaptaan[6] that has been shot in Pakistan which is based on the biography of Imran Khan. Kaptaan is story of Imran Khan's life post the cricket world cup victory 1992. It follows the events that have shaped up his life. Saeeda is playing the role of Jemima Khan, ex-wife of Imran Khan.[7] Music from the film has received very positive response,[8] which features music of Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan and Noori. Saeeda is in news for commenting about Imran Khan's latest book in an interview with The Times of India.[9]

Recently Saeeda appeared as guest actor in ARY Digital sitcom Timmy G Reloaded in the episode of 18 February 2012.[10]

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Year
Redrum – A tale of Murder Aarika Short film
Kaptaan: The Making of a Legend Jemima Khan
2017 Wajood TBA 2018

References[edit]

  1. ^ Khan Do Spirit, India Today
  2. ^ "Movie on Imran Khan: Will Kaptaan hit a sixer?". The Express Tribune. June 29, 2011. Retrieved September 4, 2011. 
  3. ^ Akhila, Ranganna (July 1, 2011). "Kaptaan Imran on the silver screen". The Buzz Cricket Blogs - Cricinfo. Retrieved October 25, 2011. 
  4. ^ Pakistani starlet Saeeda Imtiaz is causing a storm
  5. ^ Pakistani beauties cross the Indian border to storm Bollywood, Emirates 24/7
  6. ^ Piyali Dasgupta (2011-08-16). "Kaptaan: A movie on Imran Khan". The Times of India. Retrieved 17 October 2011. 
  7. ^ "Jemima double makes a meal of it". Mail Online. 5 July 2011. Retrieved 18 October 2011. 
  8. ^ "Kaptaan: Music for the cricket legend". The Express Tribune. September 23, 2011. Retrieved 17 October 2011. 
  9. ^ Saeeda, Imtiaz (September 10, 2011). "'I wasn't shocked that Imran had given betting tips'". The TImes of India. Retrieved 17 October 2011. 
  10. ^ "Saeeda Imtiaz in Timmy G Reloaded". Online Pakistani Dramas. Retrieved 20 February 2012.