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Famous TV Actors from Pakistan

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With so many famous TV actors from Pakistan, fans need a list of Pakistani television actors and actresses to keep track of them all. Pakistan has given birth to a lot of talented television actors who have gone on to star in comedies, dramas, soap operas, reality shows and more. These are some of the funniest and most talented Pakistani TV stars that have ever lived, so if you're an aspiring actor or actress from Pakistan this list should contain many of your idols. If you're looking for a particular popular actor or actress from Pakistan, your search is over because you'll find them here.

List below includes Aaminah Haq, Shafqat Cheema, and many more Pakistani TV actors, some of whom you'll recognize and others who are sure to become new favorites. This list also answers the questions, "Who are the best Pakistani TV actors?" and "Which television actors are from Pakistan?" Thanks to this comprehensive and alphabetical compilation, all you need to do is scroll through these legendary TV stars of Pakistan.
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Kamini Kaushal is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Kamini Kaushal is a Hindi film and television actress, most noted for her roles in films like Neecha Nagar which won the 1946 Palme d'Or at Cannes Film Festival and Biraj Bahu which won her the ...more
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Adnan Sami is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Indian Idol
Adnan Sami is a singer, musician, pianist, actor and composer with a command of Indian and Western Classical/Semi-Classical music, Jazz, Rock, Pop, Indian Classical music, Fusion & Indian ...more
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Zeba Bakhtiar is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Zeba Bakhtiar is a Pakistani film and television actress, and television series director. She made her television debut with a PTV drama play, Anarkali. She gained a lot of fame through her ...more
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Iqbal Theba is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Glee
Iqbal Theba is a Pakistani-American actor. Theba is known for his recurring role as Principal Figgins in the show Glee.
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Art Malik is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Upstairs, Downstairs, Borgia
Art Malik is a Pakistani-born British actor who achieved international fame in the 1980s through his starring and subsidiary roles in assorted British and Merchant-Ivory television serials and ...more
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Amir Khan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Amir Iqbal Khan is a British professional boxer. He is a former two time world champion by winning WBA, WBA and IBF Light Welterweight titles. Khan is the youngest British Olympic boxing ...more
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Javed Sheikh is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Dolly Ki Ayegi Baraat, Ankahi, Kis Ki Ayegi Baraat
Javed Sheikh is a Pakistani actor, director and producer who has devoted his career to the film industry of Lollywood, Bollywood and Pollywood films.
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Humayun Saeed is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Chaandni Raatain, Mehndi, Doraha
Humayun Saeed Ansari is a Pakistani actor, producer and director as well as the CEO of Running Six Sigma Entertainment.
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Martin Bashir is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Nightline, Nightline Prime
Martin Bashir is a British journalist, who was a political commentator for MSNBC, hosting Martin Bashir, and a correspondent for NBC's Dateline NBC. He was previously an anchor for ABC's ...more
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Moammar Rana is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Love, Life Aur Lahore, Dil
Moammar Rana is Pakistani actor. He is known for his various Lollywood movie credits, and has also worked on the small screen in Pakistani soap operas such as Dil, Diya, Dehleez, Love Life and ...more
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Nadeem Baig is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Leading television serials in Pakistan, Riyasat
Nadeem is a Pakistani actor, singer, producer who has acted in several films, telefilms, and TV drama serials. He has played Hero for 29 film actresses of Pakistan. He has acted in 350+ ...more
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Samina Peerzada is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Meri Zaat Zarra-e-Benishan, Noorpur Ki Rani, Shehr-e-Zaat
Samina Peerzada is a film and television actress, producer and director from Pakistan.
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Ali Zafar is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Ali Zafar, is a Pakistani music composer, singer-songwriter, painter and actor. He started his singing career with the song Jugnuon Se Bhar Le Aanchal in the film Shararat, directed by Pakistani ...more
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Benazir Bhutto is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Benazir Bhutto was the 11th Prime Minister of Pakistan, serving two non-consecutive terms in 1988–90 and then 1993–96. A scion of the politically powerful Bhutto family, she was the eldest ...more
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Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan was a Pakistani musician, primarily a singer of Qawwali, the devotional music of the Sufis. Considered as the greatest voice ever recorded, he possessed an extraordinary ...more
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Bushra Ansari is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Dolly Ki Ayegi Baraat, Aangan Terha, Kis Ki Ayegi Baraat
Bushra Ansari is a Pakistani television presenter, singer, actress and playwright who started as a child performer in the 1960s and has remained a major TV personality for over four decades. ...more
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Faisal Qureshi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Meri Zaat Zarra-e-Benishan, Yariyan, Aashti
Faysal Qureshi is a Pakistani producer, and a television and film actor. He is a Pakistani television actor and veteran film actor. Qureshi is known as one of the most versatile actors in ...more
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Badi Uzzaman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
The Buddha of Suburbia
Mohammed Badi Uzzaman Azmi, better known as Badi Uzzaman and also known as BadiUzzaman, was a Pakistani British television and film actor. According to The Guardian, Uzzaman was perhaps best ...more
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Ayub Khan-Din is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Ayub Khan Din is a British Pakistani actor and playwright. As an actor, Khan Din participated in some 20 British films and TV series in the late 1980s and the 1990s. He made his film debut in My ...more
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Savera Nadeem is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Leading television serials in Pakistan, Qaid-e-Tanhai
Savera Nadeem is a Pakistani actress, producer, director and presenter.
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Dilshad Vadsaria is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Revenge, Greek
Dilshad Vadsaria is an American television actress, born in Pakistan she is of Portuguese and Indian descent. She is best known for the role of Rebecca Logan on the ABC Family television program ...more
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Maria Wasti is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Leading television serials in Pakistan, Riyasat
Maria Wasti is a Pakistani film and television actress. Most of her roles in television serials portray her as a Pakistani woman going through difficult times.
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Faran Tahir is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Warehouse 13, Dallas
Faran Tahir is a Pakistani-American film and television actor. Tahir is best known for his act as Raza, the leader of a terrorist organization, "The Ten Rings" in Iron Man.
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Talat Hussain is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Traffik, Aansoo, Leading television serials in Pakistan
Talat Hussain, is a Pakistani Film/Television/Stage actor. He was born in Delhi, India, His complete name is Talat Hussain Warsi. He is the son of Altaf Hussain Warsi and Shaista Begum. His ...more
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Iman Ali is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous TV Actors from Pakistan
Iman Ali is a 2005 Lux Style Award nominee.