Sanam Jung

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Sanam Jung
Sanam Jung's promotional shoot for Jago Pakistan Jago.jpg
Sanam Jung's promotional shoot for Jago Pakistan Jago.
Native name
صنم جنگ
Born
Sanam Jung

(1988-09-30) September 30, 1988 (age 30)
NationalityPakistani
OccupationActress, Model, Host, VJ
Years active2010 – present
Spouse(s)Syed Abdul Qassam Jafri (m.2016)[1]
ChildrenAlaya Jafri

Sanam Jung (Urdu/Punjabi: صنم جنگ) is a Pakistani actress, model, television host and VJ.[2]

Personal life[edit]

Sanam married Syed Abdul Qassam Jafri, a pilot in January 2016.[3] She gave birth to a daughter,Alaya Jafri,in November 2016.[4]

Career[edit]

Jung started her career as a VJ on Play TV in 2008, while studying for her BBA, but then moved to AAG TV in 2010 while her MBA.[2] She made her acting debut in Dil e Muztar on Hum TV opposite Imran Abbas Naqvi, Sarwat Gilani, Aijaz Aslam, and Saba Hameed. In 2013, she appeared in Mohabat Subh Ka Sitara Hai opposite Meekal Zulfiqar, and Adeel Hussain.[2] She next appeared in Mere Humdum Mere Dost with Adnan Siddiqui and Hareem Farooq.[5] She then appeared in Alvida with Imran Abbas Naqvi in 2015.[2]

From 2014, till 30 November 2018, she was the host of Jago Pakistan Jago on Hum TV.[2]

Sanam has signed a yet to be titled play which is a joint venture between MD Production and Cereal Production (Adnan Siddiqui),It is directed by Furqan Khan for Hum TV, It also stars Zahid Ahmed and Affan Waheed along with Sanam as of yet no release date is given


Television[edit]

Year Serial Role Channel Notes
2013 Dil e Muztar Sila Hum TV Hum Award for Best Television Sensation Female [2]
2013-14 Muhabbat Subha Ka Sitara Hai Rumaisa (Lead role)
2014 Mere Humdum Mere Dost Umm-e-Aimen Urdu 1 (Lead role) [5]
2015 Alvida Haya Hum TV (Lead role) [2]
2019 Yet to be Titled Saira Hum TV (Lead Role)

Telefilm[edit]

Year Serial Role Channel Notes
2013 Gher Aaye Mehmaan Ainy Hum TV (Telefilm)
2013 Dulha Mein Le Ke Jaungi Aisha ARY Digital (Telefilm)

Show host[edit]

Year Show Role Channel Notes
2014–16 2017–30th Nov 2018 Jago Pakistan Jago Host Hum TV Morning show[2][6]
2015 3rd Hum Awards Host along with Hamza Ali Abbasi Hum TV Awards show [7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sanam Jang Gets Hitched". The News International. Retrieved 6 January 2016.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h Samiuddin, Shahrezad. "The girl with the golden touch". Dawn. Retrieved May 23, 2016.
  3. ^ "Do we hear wedding bells for Sanam Jung?". The Express Tribune. 21 December 2015. Retrieved 6 January 2016.
  4. ^ "Actor Sanam Jung blessed with a baby girl". The Express Tribune. 14 November 2016. Retrieved 14 November 2016.
  5. ^ a b Nawaz, Farman (January 2, 2015). "14 Pakistani dramas that ruled our television screens in 2014". Express Tribune.
  6. ^ "Sanam Jung just revealed the sweetest photos of her baby girl". DAWN Images. 7 February 2017. Retrieved 16 February 2017.
  7. ^ Zubair, Hamna (April 10, 2015). "What went down at the HUM TV Awards this year". Dawn News.