Ali Kazmi (Artist)

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Ali Kazmi is a Canadian Pakistani actor, model, host and director. He was born on 31 October 1981 in Karachi Pakistan. After completion of his studies he moved to Canada and began modeling and acting in different brands commercials. Ali Kazmi is in showbiz from his childhood. In 1995 he first appeared as a child actor in a drama 'Zikr hai Kai Saal ka' on PTV. He is doing suporting and minor roles from his childhood. Ali Kazmi also did work in Bollywood he first appear in a Punjabi movie 'Sardar Ji' Along with Diljeet Singh. In 2016 he played a lead role in a Pakistani film 'Dobara phir Se'. Ali Kazmi also worked in many Pakistani, Indian and English drama's and telefilms. [1] Ali Kazmi is a Canadian Pakistani actor, model
  • Personal
  • Name:

    Ali Arsalan Kazmi

  • Native Name :

    Ali Kazmi

  • In Urdu :

    علی کاظمی

  • Famous As:

    Actor

  • Nationality:

    Pakistan

  • Residence:

    Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  • Education:

    Toronto Film School

  • Other Qualification:

    Graduate degree in Marketing

  • Religion:

    Islam

  • Profession:

    Actor, director, producer

  • Height:

    5 Feet 9 inch

  • Weight:

    75 KG

  • Marital Status:

    Married

  • Zodiac:

    Scorpio

  • Hobbies:

    Dancing, Singing, Scuba diving, Swimming, Cycling, Horse-riding, Snowboarding

  • Born
  • Date:

    31 October 1981

  • Age :

    (age 35)

  • Place:

    Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan

  • Family
  • Spouse:

    Alizeh Khorasanee (m. 2007)

  • Children:

    Rafay

  • Parents:

    Rahat Kazmi (father)

  • Siblings :

    Nida Kazmi

  • Relatives:

    Shyam (grandfather)

  • Career
  • Occupation(s):

    Actor, director, producer

  • Years active :

    1995–present

  • First Drama:

    In the series Jackson Heights 2014

  • Latest Drama:

    Series Baaghi 2017

About

Ali Kazmi in awards function
Ali Kazmi in awards function

Mini Bio

Ali Kazmi is a Canadian Pakistani actor
Ali Kazmi is a Canadian Pakistani actor
A trained multilingual, multifaceted and experienced, professional creative powerhouse of an Actor/Director & Producer. He was born in Karachi, Pakistan and he now lives in Toronto, Canada where he went to Film School and Drama school and started his career again from scratch. Hailing from a family of Creative juggernauts (Actors and Directors-Rahat Kazmi & Sahira Kazmi, sister Nida Kazmi and Grandfather Bollywood actor Shyam) it is inherent within him. He says "It was like growing up in a warm, fuzzy and loving film school!" He lived it, loved it, imbibed it and has put it to good use since. He has been working successfully both on and off camera, in the industry in Pakistan, India, Canada & USA for 17 years in the creative fields of theater, television & film. Working on projects from conception to completion is his strong suit. Ali has a penchant for languages and can speak English, Urdu, Hindi ,Punjabi, Persian, Pashto/Dari, French(basic) and Arabic. He has amassed a portfolio, peppered with multi-layered diverse characters. [2] A trained multilingual, multifaceted and experienced

Early Career

Ali Kazmi act in TV Drama serial
Ali Kazmi act in TV Drama serial
Forever the performer he started his career at the age of 1 and has never looked back since. He was in a national song directed by his mother, veteran director Sahira Kazmi, called "Vattan ki mitti" loosely translated "The beloved earth of my Country." At a young age when kids want to be cowboys, doctors, engineers or astronauts, Ali always gravitated towards being an actor. He started to model, dance and Act professionally by the age of 14. Life and love brought him to Toronto, Canada and within a few short years with a lot of hard work, grit, positivity and perseverance he is now a sought after actor of stage and screen. At 1, From waving the Pakistani flag on his father's shoulders, now a doting father himself, he can now be seen waving a gun in his latest gangster flick, acclaimed director Deepa Mehta's upcoming "Beeba Boys." Set to release in TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival) 2015. [3] Forever the performer he -------   started his career

As an Producer Director

Family photo of Ali Kazmi
Family photo of Ali Kazmi
Aside from acting and hosting he keeps his creative juices flowing, working as a Freelance Creative Consultant for Publicis, Maclaren McCan, Balmoral Communications Inc. and Focus Communications Inc. Host/Producer with Ary Digital Canada and TV One Canada. He started and heads the South Asian division as Director/Producer with China Syndrome Productions Inc. & Blue Ocean Ethnic Productions (a subsidiary of China syndrome productions inc.) and has produced & directed various successful Multicultural Projects, commercials, documentaries and videos for many reputed clients and organizations such as GM, United way, Brampton Multicultural Centre, Alzheimer's Society of Ontario, Nissan, Clorox,Brita,Nestle-quality street, Loblaws, Bell, rogers, Western union, Campbells, Scotiabank, TD, Marineland to name a few. [4] Aside from acting and hosting he keeps his creative

Filmography

Ali Kazmi stand on Left side
Ali Kazmi stand on Left side
YearTitleRoleNotes
2009A Message from the EastIqbaldocumentary
2010The Strip MallRav
2011You Got Served: Beat the WorldDancer
2013ColdAlishort film
2014The DependablesRaazaq
2014AmericanistanMutaween #1short film
2014Bang Bang Baby assistant art director
2015Sardaar JiBilal Chaudry
2015Beeba BoysGuri
2015Jawani Phir Nahi AniDr.Aamir Liaquatcameo appearance
2016Coffee at LaundromartRajshort film
2016Dobara Phir SeVassay
2017The Breadwinnervariousupcoming animated film

Television

Ali Kazmi with Noman Ijaz
Ali Kazmi with Noman Ijaz
YearTitleRoleChannel
1995Zikr Hai Kai Saal KaSuhailPTV Home
2006ManzilShabiARY Digital
2009The Border CBC Television
2011SkinsAbbud's uncleMTV
2011AlphasInternistSyfy
2011Combat HospitalChaplain David NedayalGlobal, ABC
2011InSecurityNigelCBC
2011Covert AffairsRestorerUSA Network
2012KingSunil SharmaShowcase
2013Degrassi: The Next GenerationDoctorMuch
2014Jackson HeightsSikander Urdu 1
2015Aik Aur Aik GyarahMan at the garageHum TV
2015Sehra Main SafarAyazHum TV
2016RogueAli ZaidAudience Network
2016TakenMarzokiNBC
2017BaaghiAbidUrdu 1
2017Badnaam ARY Digital

Video Games

Ali Kazmi has great career
Ali Kazmi has great career
YearTitleRoleNotes
2013Splinter Cell: BlacklistHindi Soldier 1voice
2014Far Cry 4Kaalinag, Bomb Maker, Monk, Rebel Soldiersvoice
2016Far Cry Primal voice

Producer Under banner of Big Bang Entertainment

Ali Kazmi looking cool
Ali Kazmi looking cool
Ali Kazmi
Ali Kazmi
  • 2014:Dusri Bivi- ARY Digital
  • 2014:Bahu Begum
  • Soutan
  • 2015:Rang Laaga- ARY Digital
  • 2015:Mere Jeevan Saathi- ARY Digital
  • 2015:Begunaah- ARY Digital
  • 2016:Be Aib-Urdu 1
  • 2016:Ye ishq- ARY Digital
  • 2016:Waada- ARY Digital
  • 2016:Muqabil- ARY Digital
  • 2016:"Be qasoor"- ARY Digital
  • 2016:Andaaz-e-Sitam-Urdu 1
  • 2016:Haya Ke Rang - ARY Zindagi
  • 2016:Naimat- ARY Digital
  • 2016:Tum Yaad Aaye- ARY Digital
  • 2016:Aap Ke Liye- ARY Digital
  • 2016:Saheliyan- ARY Digital
  • 2016:Mere Baba ki Ounchi Haveli - ARY Zindagi
  • 2016:Teri Chah Mein- ARY Digital
  • 2016:Mera Yaar Mila De- ARY Digital
  • 2016:Socha Na Tha- ARY Digital
  • 2016:Dil Haari- ARY Digital
  • 2016:Shehzada Saleem- ARY Digital
  • 2017:Mubarak Ho Beti Hui Hai- ARY Digital
  • 2017:Zaakham- ARY Digital
  • 2017:Bilqees Urff Bittoo -Urdu 1
  • 2017:Bachay Baraye Farokht-Urdu 1
  • 2017:Teri Raza- ARY Digital coming soon


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