Faysal Qureshi (Actor/Actress)

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Faisal Qureshi is one of the most graceful and versatile actor, model and an amazing host.He has done many dramas and movies and make fame in a very short time. Faisal was born on 26th October 1973 so at that toime his age is 43. He looks so young and also handsome even in that age. He was born in Lahore. Faisal is a son of famous film actress "Afshan Qureshi". So, we can say that he is actor by blood. Faisal Qureshi starts his career as a child star and done many programs on Pakistan TV channel. His first plays are "Andhera Ujala" and "Emergency Ward". He proved that he is an amazing actor and become a most famous actor of Pakistani Industry. He can play any kind of role without any difficulty. He has hosted many shows on different TV channels. Faisal Qureshi is not only a best actor he is also a brilliant dancer.[1] Faysal Qureshi Pakistani celebrite.com
  • Personal
  • Name:

    Faysal Qureshi

  • Nick Name:

    Faysal

  • In Urdu :

    فیصل قریشی

  • Famous As:

    Actor

  • Nationality:

    Pakistani

  • Residence:

    Karachi, Pakistan

  • Education:

    Graduate

  • Religion:

    Islam

  • Profession:

    Actor, television host

  • Height:

    5 ft 9 inches

  • Eye Color:

    Black

  • Weight:

    72 kg

  • Maritial Status:

    Married

  • Zodiac:

    Libra

  • Home Town:

    Lahore

  • Awards :

    Lux Style Award & Many more

  • Hobbies:

    Traveling & Watching Cartoons

  • Marriage Date:

    2010

  • Net Worth:

    $1 Million (approx)

  • Born
  • Date:

    26 October 1974

  • Place:

    Lahore, Pakistan

  • Family
  • Ethnicity:

    Punjabi

  • Spouse:

    Sana

  • Children:

    2 daughter and one son

  • Parents:

    Afshan Qureshi (mother) & Abid Qureshi (father)

  • Career
  • Occupation(s):

    Actor, television host

Profile

Faysal was born to Abid Qureshi
Faysal was born to Abid Qureshi

Personal life

Faysal Qureshi drama bay-baq
Faysal Qureshi drama bay-baq
Qureshi was born to Abid Qureshi and widely popular film actress Afshan Qureshi in Lahore. It was due to the frequent visits to TV sets with his mother that Qureshi was first discovered. He was first married at the age of 18, but his marriage was unsuccessful and the couple was divorced 7 years later, despite having a 6 year old daughter. He married again when he was 28, though once again, the marriage was unsuccessful and the couple was divorced 2 years later. He has a son with his second wife who now lives in the UK. He married a third time, at the beginning of 2010 to a woman named Sana. He now lives in Karachi with his mother, wife, and 18-year old daughter Hanish Qureshi, while his son lives in the UK with his mother. Faisal is good friends with fellow actor Aijaz Aslam and director Baber Javed. He hosted a memorial to deceased actor Moin Akhter on April 29, 2011 along with Aijaz Aslam.[2] Faysal qureshi personal life tv.com.pk

Family Background

A Great photo of Faysal Qureshi
A Great photo of Faysal Qureshi
Riffat Qureshi was his Uncle (father’s brother). He was a sound specialist during 60’s and 70’s. Riffat Qureshi married to famous film actress of 60’s Rozina. Rozina was a famous heroin of Urdu films but she has also acted in Punjabi films. Her name was “Ivy”. She became famous after role of ‘Dolly” in film Armaan in 1966. She has also a credit of appearing in famous commercial of Lipton ‘Chaye chahiye konsi janab’. She left acting after her marriage to Riffat Qureshi. Faysal’s cousin Saima is also very famous T.V actress. She has also acted in films .She is married and blessed with a son.[3] Riffat Qureshi was his Uncle (father’s brother)

Breakthrough

Faysal Qureshi in drama serial (Reham)
Faysal Qureshi in drama serial (Reham)
Boota from Toba Tek Singh was the role which has taken Faysal to skies with in no time. It was written by Khalil-Ur-Qamar and directed by Khawar Malik. It was the story of a teenager who lives in village but every time thinks to go abroad.[4] Boota from Toba Tek Singh was the role

As a Drama Actor

Faysal is considered one of the best drama actors
Faysal is considered one of the best drama actors
Faysal is considered one of the best drama actors Pakistan has produced and is still going on. After Boota from Toba Tek Singh he hasn’t looked back and worked in number of dramas. The dramas in which he has acted are as under:
  1. Mirza and Sons
  2. Masuri
  3. Sawan
  4. Lagan
  5. Emergency Ward
  6. Ahsaas
  7. Salman
  8. Deewar
  9. Aashti
  10. Kitnay Door Kitnay Paas
  11. Jaaey Kahan Ye Dil
  12. Jeet Ka Dum
  13. The Ghost
  14. Meri Jaan
  15. Teray Janay Ke Baad
  16. Main Abdul Qadir Hoon
  17. Mann Ke Moti
  18. Bashar Momin
  19. Meri Zaat Zara-e-Benishan
  20. Chaar Chand
  21. Ruswaa

Career

Faysal Qureshi show salam zindagi
Faysal Qureshi show salam zindagi
Qureshi started his career in acting as a child artist from PTV's play Emergency Ward, and also appeared in the play Andhera Ujala as a child. His first major acting role as an adult was in the 1992 film Saza. Qureshi went on to star in 19 other films, but quit after four years in the film industry and went on to pursue a career as a full-time television actor. He appeared in various minor roles before landing his first lead role as Boota in Toba Tek Singh. Qureshi has stated about his acting career that "I never wanted to be a hero. I've always wanted to be first and foremost, an actor." "The thought of becoming a director or producer," he says, "has never appealed to me. I still feel I have far to go as far as acting is concerned".[5] Faysal qureshi career tv.com.pk

First Movie

He has also acted in number of movies. His first major role as an adult was in movie Saza which was released 1n 1992.He has acted in 19 movies but he was not very successful in movies. Some of his famous movies are
  • Nangi Main (1992)
  • Nangay Paon (1993)
  • Panha (1995)
  • Gaddhar(1996)
  • Nadia (1997)
  • Bobby (1998)

Faisal Qureshis Wife

The most worst things in his life was his first two marriages. Faisal Qureshi has done three marriages but first two are not successful and the third is successful Alhamdulilah. He married with Sana. He saw her in his family wedding and liked her and get married.[6] Faysal qureshi wife Pakistani celebrite.com.pk

List of TV Dramas

Sadia Khan and Faisal Qureshi in serial Variaan
Sadia Khan and Faisal Qureshi in serial Variaan
  1. Bashar Momin
  2. Aap K Liye
  3. Mera Yaar Mila Dey
  4. Main Abdul Qadir Hoon
  5. Yaariyan
  6. Adhoori Orat
  7. Meri Zaat Zara E Be Nishan
  8. Kitni Door Kitny Pass
  9. Roag 
  10. Rang Laaga

As a Host

He is also very passionate about hosting as after acting this is the most important job for him. He has hosted morning show Muskarati mornings along with Ayesha Sana in 2010 and it was the most popular morning show at that time. This show has also won award for best morning show in 2011. He has also hosted show Hero Banney ki Tarang. In 2016 he made a comeback to his hosting career and started hosting Salam Zindagi on ARY Zindagi and the tagline of his new morning show is “Salam hai Ap Sab Pe”.[7] Faysal qureshi As host timepass.com

List of Movies

He has worked in many Telefilms. Names of Telefilms  in which he has acted:
  1. Resham Si Shaam (2008),
  2. Muthi Bhar Mithi (2009),
  3. Babies Unlimited (2009),
  4. Nass Baliye (2009),
  5. Talluq (2010),
  6. Hum Kahani Meri Zubani (2010),
  7. Phir Kab Milo Ge (tv One),
  8. Tarang Houseful-Aina (2013).

Award Winner

Faysal Qureshi receive Award
Faysal Qureshi receive Award
Due to his splendid performances he has won many awards and are under as:
  1. Lux Style Award 2015 (Best TV Actor for Rang Laaga),
  2. 1st Indus Drama Awards (Best Supporting Actor for Wujood-e-Laraib),
  3. 1st Pakistan Media Awards (Best Drama Actor for Main aur Tum),
  4. 2nd Pakistan Media Awards (Best Morning shoe for Muskarati Mornings),
  5. Pakistan Media Awards (Best Host),
  6. 10th Lux Style Awards (Best TV Actor for Meri Zaat Zarra-e-Benishan.[8] Award

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