Mahira Hafeez Khan
21 December 1982 
Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
Actress, VJ, Model
Spouse(s) Ali Askari (2007–12)
Mahira Hafeez Khan ( pronounced ; born 21 December 1982) [maɦiːraː hafiːz kʰan] is a Pakistani actress and former VJ.    
Foundation Public School, she moved to United States at the age of 17 and attended University of Southern California, but did not complete her degree. 
Khan began her career as a
VJ when she was 16 years old. She worked as a VJ on shows  on Most Wanted MTV Pakistan and on Weekends with Mahira Aag TV.
In 2011, Khan made her film debut with
directed by Bol Shoaib Mansoor. The same year, she acted in her first television dramas with  ARY Digital's romance . Neeyat She next appeared in television program  , for which she received positive reviews. Humsafar  Her other dramas include the 2013 spiritual romance  and the 2014 romantic drama Shehr-e-Zaat . She played a starring role in a romantic drama Sadqay Tumhare (2015), Bin Roye a supporting role in the biographical drama  Manto and a leading role in coming-of-age drama  (2016), Ho Mann Jahaan all of which rank among the  highest-grossing Pakistani films.     Khan has also performed in  an upcoming Indian film directed by Raees Rahul Dholakia. 
Khan has been named 10th in 50 ‘Sexiest Asian Women’ poll by
Eastern Eye in 2015.    According to  Eastern Eye, Mahira Khan was ranked among the top 10 sexiest Asian women of 2015 and also the sexiest Pakistani woman of 2015.  
Personal life [ edit ]
Khan was married to Ali Askari.
During an interview on  , Mahira stated that her parents are The Reham Khan Show Urdu-speaking Pathans.  
Filmography [ edit ]
Denotes films that are in production
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^ a b c "Mahira Khan: 7 things to know about Humsafar's pretty Khirad Hussain". The chirpy and bubbly Mahira was born on December 21, 1982, in a Muslim family and did her early schooling from Foundation Public School before leaving for California at the age of 17.
^ a b ". 'Humsafar made me popular' – The Indian Express" The Indian Express . Retrieved . 15 October 2014
^ a b "In conversation with 'Humsafar' couple – Fawad Khan, Mahira Khan – The Indian Express". The Indian Express . Retrieved . 15 October 2014
^ "From Karachi to New York: Here's what Mahira wore to Bin Roye premieres".
^ a b c "Mahira Khan — what you may not know about her". Daily Times. November 1, 2015.
^ a b "Bol Movie Review". TNN. Times Of India. August 31, 2011.
^ a b c d Askar, Yusra (June 20, 2015). "Exclusive: Mahira Khan Says She Learnt a Lot From Shah Rukh Khan". NDTV.
^ "Beauty with brains". The Express Tribune. 2010-10-27 . Retrieved . 2012-03-05
^ "The next big thing". Dawn. Archived from the original on 2007-12-11 . Retrieved . 2008-04-22
^ a b Shelly Walia, Kunal Sehgal. "Bin Roye is Pakistan’s answer to Bollywood". Quartz.
^ a b "Mahira Khan in a never-seen-before avatar in Manto". Express Tribune.
^ a b "Mahira Khan's latest film tugs hard at heartstrings".
^ a b "I Learn A Lot From Shahrukh Khan-Mahira Khan". News Tribe. June 22, 2015.
^ "Mahira Khan Excited About Rumored Screening of Humsafar in India". Pakistan Tribune . Retrieved . 15 October 2014
^ "Mahira Khan to romance Fawad Khan in Zindagi's 'Humsafar. '" Zee News . Retrieved . 15 October 2014
^ "Fawad Khan to Work with Mahira Again?". India West . Retrieved . 15 October 2014
^ a b "Revealed: It's a Wrap for SRK-starrer 'Raees. '" ANI. Indian Express. April 6, 2016.
^ "Mahira among top 10 'Sexiest Asian Women' along with Priyanka, Sonam". The Express Tribune . Retrieved . 12 December 2015
^ "Mahira Khan: the unusual, shining star". The News on Sunday . Retrieved . 15 October 2014
^ Zoya Anwer. "I'm as nervous about 'Sadqay Tumhare' as I was for my first drama: Mahira Khan". Dawn.com . Retrieved . 15 October 2014
^ "Priyanka Chopra holds onto sexiest woman crown". . 10 December 2015 Eastern Eye . Retrieved . 12 December 2015
^ Mahira Khan declared sexiest Pakistani woman
^ Haider Isani, Aamna. "Mahira Khan: the unusual, shining star". The News On Sunday . Retrieved . October 5, 2014
^ on The Reham Khan Show – Mahira Khan Interview – 16 August 2015 (7:30) YouTube
^ "Mahira Hafeez Khan: People loved my chemistry with Farad Khan". TNN. Times Of India. November 15, 2014.
^ "Mahira plays quirky urban girl in upcoming Sheharyar Munawer venture". (Anum Rahman) DAWN.com . Retrieved . 7 January 2015
^ Lohana, Avinash (July 7, 2015). "Mahira Khan to clash with Salman Khan at the box office". Times Of India.
^ Anwar, Zoya (October 18, 2014). ". 'Sadqay Tumhare' was about personal growth: Adnan Malik"
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