Salma Mumtaz

Salma Mumtaz

Salma Mumtaz

Salma Mumtaz was a Pakistani film actress, producer and Director who remained a part of the Pakistani film industry for many years. She managed to make her name in the list of one of the remarkable actresses with her versatile acting and Hard work.

One of her daughter Nida Mumtaz is likewise a notable Pakistani actress while one her granddaughter Sadaf Kanwal is a promising Pakistani model. Salma took her last breathe in 2012 while battling with Diabetes. This article has all the information about her, including Salma Mumtaz Biography.

Name:Salma Mumtaz
In Urdu:سلمہ ممتاذ
Famous As:Actress
Profession:Film Actress, Director and Producer
Children:Nida Mumtaz
Siblings :Pervaiz Nasir (Brother) and Shammi (Sister)
Date:20th January 2012
Cause of Death:Diabetes
Rest Place:Lahore
Occupation(s):Actress, Producer, Director
Film Debut:Neelofar
Notable Work:Dil Mera Dharkan Teri, Puttar Da Pyar, Heer Ranjha and Sheeran Di Jodi

Salna Mumtaz Biography

Salma Mumtaz Biography

Salma was a notable name in the film industry in the early 1960s when she entered the Showbiz industry. Her delicate facial features and pre-eminent acting skills made her famous in no time. In 1960 she started her career with the film ‘Neelofar’ after which she continued to appear in multiple other films.

Salma has worked with many television stars and has always tried to give her 100%. After partition, her family moved to Pakistan, and they permanently started living in Lahore. Her brother Pervaiz Nasir was the film Producer.

Salma Date of Birth

She was born in 1926 in Jalandhar. After Partition, she, along with her family, moved to Pakistan.

Salma Mumtaz Family

She opened her eyes in an ordinary and conventional family. Her brother Pervaiz Nasir tried his luck in the Showbiz and became a film producer. Her sister Shammi was also a notable name in the early 1950s. One of her daughter Nida Mumtaz is currently serving as a Pakistani actress and is often seen appearing in different dramas as a mother.

Her Granddaughter Sadaf Kanwal is a big name in the fashion field who is also seen appearing in a few dramas and a movie. Sadaf is married to Shehroz Sabzwari, and both are living a happy married life.

Salma Mumtaz sadaf kanwal

Showbiz Career

Salma started her Showbiz career as a film actress in 1960 with the film ‘Neelofar.’ Interestingly, she has acted in more than 300 movies and has made her name in the list of one of the successful and unusual actresses. Besides an actor, she has also served as a film director and a producer.

Salma Mumtaz Movies

  • Neelofar
  • Heer Sial
  • Rangeela
  • Mauj Mela
  • Dil Mera Dharkan Teri
  • Daachi
  • Maan Puttar
  • Diya Aur Toofan
  • Roti
  • Heer Ranjha
  • Lara Lappa
  • Bhai bahi

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Salma Mumtaz Death

Salma was suffering from Diabetes for a long time. On 21st January 2012, she took her last breath in Lahore. Her industry colleagues paid tribute to her after her death.