Salman Saqib Mani (Personality)

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Salman Saqib Sheikh better known as Mani is a popular host and actor of Pakistan. Mani is famous for playing comic roles on screen. Mani is one of the finest comedians of Pakistan television industry. Mani has worked as a model too. He has done TV commercials for various famous brands including Tapal Chai, Pepsi, Mobilink and Sprite. After completing studies Mani started his showbiz career following the footsteps of his father. Mani is son of the legendary actor of Pakistan Saqib Sheikh. Saqib Sheikh has ruled small screen for many years. Mani’s sister Ayesha Saqib is also an actress. She worked as a child artist in few hit TV serials of PTV channel.  [:img:Salman Saqib Mani  [1] Summary Summary

Title Description
Personal
Name: Salman Saqib Mani
In Urdu: سلمان ثاقب مانی
Famous As: Mani
Nationality: Pakistani
Residence: Karachi
Religion: Islam
Profession: Mani is a popular host and actor of Pakistan. Mani is famous for playing comic roles on screen
Height: 5 Feet, 6 Inches
Eye Color :: Black
Hair Color :: Black
Weight :: 80 Kg
Born
Date: 22 March 1976
Place: karachi, Pakistan
Horoscope :: Aries
Family
Spouse: Hira Salman
Children: Muzammil Salman and Mudassir Salman
Parents: Salman Saqib
Siblings : Mani’s sister Ayesha Saqib is also an actress. She worked as a child artist in few hit TV serials of PTV channel.


Career

Salman Saqib Mani Famous Host of Pakistan

Salman Saqib Mani Famous Host of Pakistan

Mani started his acting career with the comedy serial ‘Sub Set Hai’ of PTV. This serial became a huge hit and it earned huge fame for Mani. After that Mani worked in many comedy serials. He mostly plays small roles in comedy serials. He has worked in many serials with his wife and also with his son Muzzamil Salman including ‘Meri Teri Kahani’ of ARY Digital. Mani is also famous for the comedy role he played in sitcom ‘Mr. Shamim’ of Hum TV and also for ‘Kollege Jeans’ of PTV. 

Famous RJs of Pakistan

Mani is also one of the famous RJs of Pakistan. He did his first radio show in 2003 on Radio FM96. Salman Saqib Sheikh is married with Hira Salman who is also a famous TV actress and host. They got married in 2008 and now they are parents of two sons, Muzammil and Muddassir. Hira and Mani appear as guests in many morning shows and they attend many showbiz events together.

Worked also in Theatre

Salman Saqib Mani with His Wife Hira

Salman Saqib Mani with His Wife Hira

Mani has worked with theatre for some time. He used to write script for the PTV program ‘Boom Boom Bastic’. 

Mani Entered in Showbiz

Mani entered in showbiz as a host of the road show ‘Streets’ of Indus Vision. It was the first road show of Pakistan. 

Hosted Shows

After that Mani hosted two other road shows ‘Sarrak Chap’ of Geo TV and ‘Road Romeo’ of ATV. Mani has hosted many TV shows including comedy show ‘Mani-ism’ of ARY Musik, interview based show ‘Casual’ of Hum TV and game show ‘Hero Yan Zero’. Mani has also hosted shows with his wife as a co-host such as talk show ‘Hum 2 Humara Show’ of Hum TV and late night show ‘Mani’s Tonite Show’ of TV One Global. 

Worked as a Producer

Salman Saqib with Hira saqib

Salman Saqib with Hira saqib

Mani has worked as a producer too. He produced the comedy serial ‘Zerooos’ of Hum TV and ‘Khala Surayya’ of Geo TV and his wife Hira played the lead role in this TV serial. He owns his own production house with the name ‘Mani Films’.  [2] Career Career  

Salman Saqibs Father

Wife and Children of Salman Sqaib mani

Wife and Children of Salman Sqaib mani

Saqib Sheikh

Saqib Sheikh

Saqib Sheikh has worked across various mediums from radio, theater to radio and films in supporting roles. There is a long artists, who have never worked in a lead role and kept on playing supporting roles, yet they are admired for their contributions Saqib Sheikh belongs from Karachi. He worked on radio and theatre, and rose to prominence from a side role in the evergreen PTV Play Khuda Ki Basti in 1970’s. Through out 1970’s, 1980’s and 1990’s Saqib worked in many television dramas. Another notable appearance was in drama Tappish in 1989. Since mid 90’s Saqib worked in few projects that too after a considerable gap. His last prominent projects were Meri Laadli on ARY and Zeeros on Hum Tv.  [3] Salman saqib's Father

Married Life

Mani and Hira

Mani and Hira

Mani and Hira is a happily married couple from Pakistani showbiz industry. They are hosting the popular Hum TV programme Hum 2 Humara Show. Mani and HIra got married in 2008 and now they have 2 babies Hira followed into her husband’s footsteps and pursued a permanent career into television. She gained more fame after she co-hosted a number of episodes with Mani on Hum TV. Afterwards Hira played the lead role of Khala Surayya in a comedy serial called ‘KHALA SURAYYA’ which was aired on Geo TV. The character of Khala Surayya is a typical bihari woman, dressed up in a burqah. [4] Married Life  

List of TV Dramas

  1. Sub Set Hai (PTV)
  2. Meri Teri Kahani ( ARY Digital)

Salman Saqib Many as aProducer

  1. ‘Zerooos’ of Hum TV
  2. ‘Khala Surayya’ of Geo TV

List of Hosting Shows

  1. ‘Sarrak Chap’ of Geo TV
  2. ‘Road Romeo’ of ATV
  3. ‘Mani-ism’ of ARY Musik
  4. ‘Casual’ of Hum TV
  5. ‘Hero Yan Zero’
  6. ‘Hum 2 Humara Show’ of Hum TV 
  7. ‘Mani’s Tonite Show’ of TV One Global