Saleem Mairaj

Saleem Mairaj

Saleem Mairaj

Saleem Mairaj is a well-known name in our showbiz industry. He performed brilliantly in many Dramas and films. Mairaj stepped into the showbiz in 1990 and made himself known by playing a variety of roles. Unlike many other actors, Saleem has no thirst for fame. He only tries to perform his role brilliantly. Saleem is known for his humble nature among his fellow actors. This article has all the information about Salim, including Saleem Mairaj Biography and Saleem Mairaj Dramas.

Name:Saleem Meraj
In Urdu :سلیم میراج
Famous As:Actor
Alma Mater:S.M. Government Arts & Commerce College Karachi
Profession:Actor and Model
Years Active:1990s-present
Debut Movie:Zibah Khanna
Height:5 ft 10 in (1.778m)
Date:23rd January 1975
Spouse:Faiza Saleem
Children:Ushna Saleem, Hassan Saleem and Hussain Saleem
Parents:Not Known

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Saleem Mairaj Biography

  • Mairaj started his career as a theatre artist.  It was his good fortune that Shahid Shafaat and Sania Saeed offered him a play. After some practice, he got a role. Later, Mairaj started getting work and received praise from people. By working with veterans like Sania Saeed and Mansoor Saeed, he learned a lot. His confidence and acting skills were improved during the theatre days. Mairaj did German, French, English, and Urdu plays where he had to study these plays thoroughly. 
  • The drama Colony 52, which aired on PTV in 1990, led to the fame of Saleem. In 1999 he did his first play Afsoon Khawab. Afsoon Khawab was part of the series Aik Muhabbat Sau Afsaney. This play was directed by Mehreen Jabbar. In the remake of Haseena Moin’s famous play, Kiran Kahani Miaraj got a chance to play the role of the Jamshed Ansari. His passion for acting made him travel to India also, where he performed at NSD, i.e., the National School of Drama in New Delhi. Mairaj’s acting has many shades.

Dramas Serials

In a TV serial, ‘Kash Mein Teri Beti Na Hoti’, Mairaj played the role of a dominating, controlling, and bossy father. His role as a secret lover in ‘Mann Mayal’ opposite Maya Ali and Hamza Abbasi compelled the audience to love and hate him simultaneously. Saleem’s role as a Malang in Drama serial ‘Ullu Baraye Farokht Nahe’ was totally opposite yet highly accepted by the audience. In a spiritual-romantic Television series ‘Alif’, he brilliantly portrayed Sultan. He played the same character with different variations. With the character of Sultan, he spellbound the audience with his terrific acting.


Lollywood horror movie ‘Zibahkhana’ is debut film of Saleem. In Lollywood film ‘Laal Kabootar’, he was starred as the villain named Mama opposite Mansha Pasha and Ahmad Ali Akbar. Horror film Pari had Mairaj in the background, where he played his short yet significant role. Mairaj’s notably versatile characters in ‘Saawan’, ‘Jhol’, ‘Rangreza,’ and ‘Na Maloom Afraad’ and many more are evidence of his ability to adapt himself in any role.

Saleem date of birth

Saleem opened his eyes to the world on January 23, 1975 in Karachi. Currently he is living in the same city with his family.

Education of Salim

Saleem has no formal education in dramatics. He did his graduation from S.M. Government Arts & Commerce College Karachi.

Saleem Mairaj Family

Saleem has a non-artistc family background. His spouse’s name is Faiza. The couple has three children include one daughter Ushna, and two sons Hussain and Hassan.

Saleem Mairaj Dramas

  1. Phir Wohi Mohabbat
  2. Rangreeza
  3. Gul-e-Rana
  4. Mera Yaar Mila de
  5. Ishq Nachya
  6. Mann Mayal
  7. Sarkar Sahab
  8. Qutubuddins
  9. Tumse Mil kay
  10. Kash Main Teri Beti Na Hoti
  11. Ishq Ki Inteha
  12. Love Mein Twist
  13. Saaya
  14. Rastay Dil Ke
  15. Umm-e-Kalsoom
  16. Khandan-e-Shuglia
  17. Mere Angney Main
  18. Khandan e Shughliya
  19. Andata
  20. Pul Siraat
  21. Masub Ki Dillagi
  22. Colony 52
  23. Yaar-e-Bewafa
  24. Saibaan
  25. Laal Mai
  26. Alif
  27. Noor-e-Zindagi

List of Movies

  1. Zibahkhana
  2. Small Voices
  3. Kataksha
  4. Ramchand  Pakistani
  5. Saawan
  6. Rangreza
  7. Laal
  8. Heer Maan Ja
  9. Pari
  10. Chillar Force
  11. Jhol
  12. Actor in Law
  13. Lafangey Chapter 1
  14. Na Maloom Afraad
  15. Sharukh Khan Ki Maut
  16. Two+Two
  17. Josh: Independence through Unity
  18. Dho Dala: The Sin Washer
  19. Raasta

Social Media Handles

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