The model cum VJ cum Pakistani actress “Mahira Hafeez Khan” is all geared up to venture into Bollywood with none other than Bollywood King Khan “Shah Rukh Khan”. Read on to find Mahira Hafeez Khan or Mahira Khan wiki details, biography, filmography, age and other details.
The Pakistani film and television actress and former VJ, Mahira got to fame with “Humsafar”, “Shehr-e-Zaat” and “Sadqay Tumhare”. She has also acted in Indian films.
The actress will be seen romancing Shah Rukh in Rahul Dholakia-directed film “Raees”. She garnered good reviews and fans from the show “Humsafar” which aired on Zindagi Channel.
After attending Foundation Public School in Pakistan. She moved to United States at age 17 to attend University of Southern California, but dropped in between. She began her career as a VJ on Most Wanted on MTV Pakistan and Weekends with Mahira on Aag TV.
She made her Bollywood debut with “Bol” in 2011. The movie was directed by Shoaib Mansoor. Same year she starred in her first television drama, ARY Digital’s “Neeyat”. Then she appeared in the hit Pakistani program Humsafar. It was a hit in Pakistan and India and she received positive reviews.
Then she did the spiritual romance “Shehr-e-Zaat” in the year 2013 and romantic drama “Sadqay Tumhare” in the year 2014. She played a starring role in the romantic drama film “Bin Roye” (2015), a supporting role in the biographical drama “Manto” (2015).
Mahira has been a big fan of Bollywood movies since her childhood. She fondly remembers Guru Dutt in Pyaasa. She is a fan of Bollywood legends Meena Kumari, Madhubala and Rekha! Mahira stated in an interview that her parents are Pathans and speak urdu! She is married to Ali Askari.
She stood tenth in a ‘Sexiest Asian Women’ poll by Eastern Eye in 2015 and was called Pakistan’s sexiest woman the same year.
Now we gonna see Mahira Hafeez Khan playing the role of SRK’s wife in Rahul Dholakia’s Raees. Mahira admitted that she was very nervous before the shoot to face the Superstar but he is so grounded, that he left her sppechless. She says there was no starry attitude and she bonded very well. She followed her “humsafar” co-actor Fawad Khan’s footsteps into Bollywood.
Lets hope this pretty Pakistani lady makes a place for herself in Bollywood!