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Famous TV Actors from Pakistan

Updated June 14, 2019 130.3k views91 items

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
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    Adnan Sami

    Adnan Sami

    Indian Idol

    BirthplaceEngland, London

    NationalityPakistan, India, United Kingdom

    Adnan Sami Khan (born 15 August 1971) is an Indian singer, musician, music composer, pianist... more on Wikipedia

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    Zeba Bakhtiar
    Zeba Bakhtiar (Urdu: زيبا بختيار‎) is a Pakistani film and television actress and a television... more on Wikipedia
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    Iqbal Theba

    BirthplaceKarachi, Pakistan

    NationalityPakistan

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  • 5
    Art Malik

    Art Malik

    Upstairs, Downstairs

    BirthplaceBahawalpur, Pakistan

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Athar ul-Haque Malik (born 13 November 1952), better known by his stage name Art Malik, is a... more on Wikipedia
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    Amir Khan
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    Javed Sheikh

    Dolly Ki Ayegi Baraat, Ankahi

    BirthplaceRawalpindi, Pakistan

    NationalityPakistan

    Jawed Sheikh (also spelled Javaid and Javed; born 9 October 1951) is a Pakistani actor,... more on Wikipedia
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    Humayun Saeed

    Humayun Saeed

    Chaandni Raatain, Mehndi

    BirthplaceKarachi, Pakistan

    NationalityPakistan

    Humayun Saeed (born Humayun Saeed Ansari: 27 July 1971) is a Pakistani actor and producer.... more on Wikipedia
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    Martin Bashir

    Martin Bashir

    Nightline, Nightline Prime

    BirthplaceLondon, England

    NationalityPakistan, United Kingdom

    Martin Henry Bashir (born 19 January 1963) is a Pakistani-British journalist. He came to... more on Wikipedia

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    Moammar Rana

    Moammar Rana

    Love, Life Aur Lahore

    BirthplaceLahore, Pakistan

    NationalityPakistan

    Moammar Rana (Urdu: مُعَمّر رانا ‎), is a Pakistani actor and film director. He is known for... more on Wikipedia
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    Nadeem Baig

    Nadeem Baig

    Leading television serials in Pakistan, Riyasat

    BirthplaceVijayawada, India

    NationalityPakistan

    Mirza Nazeer Baig Mughal (born 19 July 1941), better known by his stage name Nadeem Baig... more on Wikipedia
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    Samina Peerzada

    Samina Peerzada

    Meri Zaat Zarra-e-Benishan, Noorpur Ki Rani

    BirthplaceLahore, Pakistan, Eurasia, Punjab, Pakistan

    NationalityPakistan

    Samina Peerzada (Urdu: ثمینہ پیرزادہ‎) is a film and television actress, producer and... more on Wikipedia
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    Ali Zafar
    Ali Zafar (Urdu: علی ظفر ‎; born 18 May 1980) is a Pakistani singer-songwriter, model, actor,... more on Wikipedia

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    Benazir Bhutto
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    Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
    Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan (Urdu/Punjabi: نصرت فتح علی خان), born Pervez Fateh Ali Khan (13 October... more on Wikipedia
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    Bushra Ansari

    Bushra Ansari

    Dolly Ki Ayegi Baraat, Aangan Terha

    BirthplaceKarachi, Pakistan

    NationalityPakistan

    Bushra Ansari is a Pakistani actress, comedian, singer and playwright who started her career... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Faisal Qureshi

    Faisal Qureshi

    Meri Zaat Zarra-e-Benishan, Yariyan

    BirthplaceLahore, Pakistan

    NationalityPakistan

    Faisal Qureshi is a Pakistani television personality, actor, director, writer, drama producer... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Badi Uzzaman

    Badi Uzzaman

    The Buddha of Suburbia

    BirthplaceIndia, Phulpur

    NationalityPakistan, United Kingdom

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  • 20
    Savera Nadeem

    Savera Nadeem

    Leading television serials in Pakistan, Qaid-e-Tanhai

    BirthplaceLahore, Pakistan

    NationalityPakistan

    Savera Nadeem is a Pakistani actress, producer, director and presenter.
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    Dilshad Vadsaria

    Dilshad Vadsaria

    Revenge, Greek

    BirthplaceKarachi, Pakistan

    NationalityPakistan

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    Maria Wasti

    Maria Wasti

    Leading television serials in Pakistan, Riyasat

    BirthplaceDar es Salaam, Tanzania

    NationalityPakistan

    Maria Wasti (born on Aug 14, 1968) is a Pakistani film, television actress and host. She... more on Wikipedia
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    Faran Tahir

    Faran Tahir

    Warehouse 13, Dallas

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    NationalityPakistan, United States of America

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    Talat Hussain

    Traffik, Aansoo

    BirthplaceDelhi, India

    NationalityPakistan

    Talat Hussain, is a Pakistani actor. He was born in British India. His complete name is Talat... more on Wikipedia
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    Iman Ali
    Iman Ali, (Urdu: Iman Babar Aziz‎) (19 December 1980) was the highest-paid Pakistani actress... more on Wikipedia