Pakistani actors in Bollywood: In the past, we have witness very few Pakistani actors got chance to act in the Bollywood movies. But, in the recent times, we saw many actors & actresses from the neighboring country acting in our very own Bollywood movies flaunting their charm, and also their acting skills. Here is a small list of such actors & actresses from Pakistan.
Popular Pakistani Actors in Bollywood: Check the list here-
Ali Zafar: Ali Zafar is a famous Ind-Pak actor who debuted with a leading role in Tere Bin Laden movie in the year 2010. The movie was a big hit in both the countries and brought both nations little closer. Ali Zafar started his career as a music composer. Huqa Pani being his debut album gained him popularity worldwide. Zafar then went on to play leading roles in romcom movies such as Mere Brother Ki Dulhan, London, Paris,New York & a comedy movie Chashmee Badoor. He also made a special appearance in Luv Ka The End starring shraddha Kapoor.
Fawad Afzal Khan: This talented actor & singer with oozing charm was imported from the neighboring country to mark his debut into Bollywood with a leading role in the romcom Khoobsurat. He then went ahead playing a role of a writer in the movie Kapoor & Sons. Ae Dil Hai Mushkil is his latest movie that is yet to be released which also stars Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Ranbir kapoor & Anushka Sharma. He was a part of the Entity Paradigm, a Lahore based rock band.
Mikaal Zulfiqar: The actor is well known for his work in Pakistan.This British-Pakistan actor also acted in several Bollywood movies such as Shoot At Sight featuring Naseeruddin Shah & Om Puri which gained popularity world wide, U R Jaan & Baby movies.
Javed Sheikh: He is a well know personality both in Pakistan & India for his acting skills. He has acted in many Bollywood movies such as Shikhar, Jaan-E-Mann, Om Shanti Om, My Name Is Gonsalves, Jannat, Yuvraaj, Tamasha to name a few. He is well Known actor, Director & Producer in Pakistan.
Atif Aslam: Atif Aslam is famous for his singing .He is well known for his soothing songs such as Doorie, Kuch iss tarha, main rang sharbaton ka……..to name a few. He also tried his hand at acting when he debuted in Bol. It was a social drama 2011 movie which was a highest grossing movie.
Imran Abbas Naqvi: This light-eyed actor from Pakistan is a well known model turned actor. He has acted in several movies & shows portraying his acting skills. He debuted into Bollywood playing a lead role in the monster horror movie “Creature 3D” staring Bipash Basu for which he also got Best Male Debutant filmfare award.
Momal Sheikh: She a Pakistani actresses who acted into many shows earlier in her home country. She recently debuted in bollywood movie ”Happy Bhag Jayegi” with a leading role. She is the daughter of actor Javed sheikh who himself is very popular for his character roles in the Bollywood movies.
Sajal Ali: Sajal Ali is the newbie in the line of the actresses who are working in the Bollywood movies.She is a Pakistani actress well known for her shows. Sajal is in the news for grabbing a role in the movie which is produced by Sridevi & Boney Kapoor. In this movie she gets to share the screen space with Sridevi, Akshaye Khanna, Abhimanyu Singh & Nawazuddin Siddiqui.
Mahira khan: Mahira khan, the Pakistani actress is a well known actress for her acting skills as well as her beauty also. After trying her hands on VJing & hosting shows, she turned towards acting. She debuted with a film ‘Bol’, which was also Atif Aslam’s debut movie. She is acting in Shahrukh khan’s movie ‘Raees’ which will mark her Bollywood debut.
Saba Qamar: This bubbly Pakistani actress has acted in several shows & movies in the Pakistan. Recently she was in the news for bagging a role opposite Irfan khan in a bollywood movie ‘Hindi medium’. It is a light hearted comedy movie about a couple from Delhi.
Mawra Hocane: Marwa Hucane is a Pakistani actress who debuted with a romantic Bollywood movie ’Sanam Teri Kasam’ in the year 2016 alongside Harshvardhan Rane. Marwa was a theater artist before moving into VJing. She gained popularity by acting in several Pakistani shows.