Sanam Jung

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Sanam Jung
Native name صنم جنگ
Born Sanam Jung
Karachi, Pakistan
Nationality Pakistani
Occupation Actress, Model, Host, VJ
Years active 2010 – present
Spouse(s) Syed Abdul Qassam Jafri (m.2016)[1]
Children 1

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 flight instructor in January 2016.[3] She gave birth to a daughter,Alaya,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] Since 2014, she is the host of the morning show Jago Pakistan Jago on Hum TV.[2]

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]

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-present 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.