Sanam Saeed (Artist)

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Sanam Saeed is an English-Pakistani fashion model and stage and tv actress. In 2001, she started her career in Karachi as a comedian. She has worked in Dawn News for some time and is currently working in drama serials on Hum TV and ARY Digital. She has also worked in the film industry.

Tall, talented and a born star, Sanam Saeed's love for theater and acting started when she was only 6 years old. By the time she reached 16, she had already started professional modeling and since then there has been no turning back for her. Television audiences saw her on screen for the first time when she co-hosted a music show on the former channel Indus Music.

She continued with her modeling duties along the side and soon landed leading roles in few of the biggest theatrical productions seen in Pakistan to date including 'Blackfish', 'Mamma Mia' and 'Chicago'. The latter two being musicals also brought out Sanam's vocal talents as a singer and she was made a part of the group of backing vocalists in the popular music program 'Coke Studio'.
She has also made a big name for herself as a TV actress playing a villainous role in the drama serial 'Daam' (ARY Digital) and has recently been associated with the drama serial 'Mera Naseeb' (Hum TV).[1] Sanam Saeed Biography introduction
  • Personal
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    Sanam Saeed

  • Native name:

    صنم سعید

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  • Residence:

    Karachi, Dubai

  • Education:

    A-Levels from L’Ecole College Karachi

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    Glossy Pink

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    8” Inches

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  • Awards :

    Lux Style Awards for Best Actress 2014

  • Born
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    30 November 1985

  • Place:

    London, England, UK

  • Family
  • Spouse:

    Farhan Hassan (m. 2015)

  • Marriage Date:

    2nd January 2015

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Sanam Saeed childhood picture
Sanam Saeed childhood picture
Truly a multi talented actress, model and singer “Sanam Saeed” was born in U.K on 2nd February 1985. She has spent her early childhood there in U.K and when she was six her whole family returned back to Pakistan. Having returned back to Pakistan, her family decided to live in Karachi (the city of lights) and this was where she completed her schooling, college and also the formal education of acting in the college of L’Ecole. Sanam Saeed is not the only in her family who is involved in showbiz, two of her sisters have also been working in drama industry. She started her career at very early age (she was just 16) and Sanam did theatres (still she loves all about theatres). Not only that; she has done singing too as Chicago and Mama Mila back in 2007, 2009. When it comes to modeling Sanam brought that to perfection as well. She won the best model award of L’Oreal Paris Award. Sanam has also done stand up comedy but whenever she is asked about what she likes the most her vote is always for theatres. Sanam Saeed has been active in Pakistani showbiz industry since 2001 but she got some real fame after her serial “Zindagi Gulzaar Hai” (aired on HUM TV back in 2012). That serial alone put her into the new heights of fame. Currently, she is working on some film projects as well (going to be released in 2016 and 17).[2] Sanam saeed biography


She was just six when her whole family returned back to Pakistan. Sanam went to attend Bay view High School Karachi and she did O’level from the same school. From L’Ecole College she completed her A’level. Her passion for acting and modeling was from her early age and she showed her talents in school and college as well. In order to get the formal education of theatre and film she decided to enroll herself in BNU College Lahore and from there she got her bachelor’s degree. So she is amongst one of very few actresses in Pakistan who has got formal education of filming and theatres. Through extensive educational background she has placed herself as a successful personality in showbiz industry.

Sanam Saeed Showbiz Career

Sanam Saeed
Sanam Saeed
Sanam Saeed in Lux style award show
Sanam Saeed in Lux style award show
  She is just struggling hard in building up her career and does not want to get marry now. Actress Saeed is very good both in character and in nature vise. I have never heard a single bad news because Sanam has no concern with anybody. She has two siblings both are sisters and they all are working in drama industry. She did her first serial in 2010 and its name was “Daam” which was a hit play on ARY digital. The young Pakistani talent Sanam Saeed deserves great popularity all over the world because she has amazing acting skills. She loves acting and modeling since her birth. This is the only reason of her success. She was very young, confident and beautiful when she came in the fashion industry. In 2009 Sanam Saeed was nominated for best model and she won this title very soon. One of the best beauty brands L’Oreal signed her as their model because of her innocent and petty look. The gorgeous lady Sanam Saeed is multi-talented person therefore she won many awards as the best supporting actress. Her famous drama serial is “Zindagi Gulzar Hai”. Just because of this serial she has become the most prominent actress of Pakistan. She has performed many other hit dramas such as kudurat, Mera Naseeb, Ik Kasak Reh Gai, etc. Pakistani female model Sanam Saeed has got great feedbacks from her supporters who love her a lot. I would like share a secret about her that she also wants to become a singer. But because of some personal reasons she cannot show it. She looks very stylish and attractive when she walks on the ramp. She has an ability to increase the beauty of her outfit. That is why she is the most favorite model of all fashion designers. She loves her family members so much and she is working hard to give them a beautiful life. Sanam Saeed always feels comfort in her work and wants to give her best performance all the time.[3] Sanam Saeed showbiz career


Details about her parents are very less known. But she has revealed in an interview that her parents are very loving and caring. They have supported her throughout her life.

Sanam Saeed Scandal

Although she is known to belong to a respectable family, she too is associated with numerous scandals that were leaked to the social media and video sharing sites which left her audience blank. Sanam Saeed denied the scandal and termed it as a fake move to destroy her career. She also asserted that she had received threats and money demands in return of not leaking this video. She further said those videos have no connection to reality.

Married Life

Sanam Saeed is engaged to be married to a person not yet known to the media.Sanam is one of very few actresses whose name has never been dragged into some affair. She has married her childhood friend Farhan Hassan. Their marriage ceremony took place on 2nd January 2015 in Karachi. All showbiz stars gathered at event.[4] Married lfie Sanam Saeed

Less Known Fact

Very few people are aware of fact that Sanam has started has started her career back in 2001 as comedian. She has also worked for Dawn News as well.

List of Dramas

Sanam Saeed scene Zindagi gulzar h drama
Sanam Saeed scene Zindagi gulzar h drama
Sanam Saeed and Hina Bayat during the set of Dil Banjara
Sanam Saeed and Hina Bayat during the set of Dil Banjara
Sanam started her career in dramas back in 2010 with drama serial “Daam”. Sanam played role of Fizza in this drama. It was written by famous writer Umera Ahmed. It was directed by Mehreen Jabbar. Other notables in drama were
  • Sanam Baloch as Zara
  • Aamina Sheikh as Zara
  • Adeel Hussain as Junaid
  • Nimra Bucha as Aasma
  • Pari Hashmi as Mano
  • Behroz Sabazwari as Haji Saab
  • Farah Nadir as Mumani
  • Ahmed Zaib as Ali
Sanam has also acted in drama Mera Naseeb. She has played role of Shazia in this drama. Sanam has acted brilliantly in number of dramas. The dramas in which she has acted are as follow
  • Maata-e-Jaan Hai Tu as Yamina in 2012
  • Takhiyan as Bibi in 2012
  • Zindagy Gulzar Hai as Kashaf Murtaza in 2012
  • Dil Mera Dharkan Teri as Beenish in 2013
  • Kadoorat as Mina in 2013
  • Ek Kasak Rah Gae as Paras In 2013
  • Shuk as Sania in 2013
  • Firaaq as Paiman in 2014
  • Mr.Shamim as Maya in 2015
  • Diyar-e-Dil as Ruhina in 2015
  • Dil Banjaara as Nida in 2016

List of Famous Dramas

Zindagy Gulzar Hai was the drama serial which took him to skies with in no time. She has played role of bureaucrat in that drama. Fawad Khan has played role opposite her. It was written by famous novelist “Umera Ahmed”. It was direction of Sultana Siddiqui.

Work in TeleFilms

Sanam has also worked in number of telefilms as well such as[5] Work in telefilm
  • Dil Mera Dharkan Teri as Beenish in 2013
  • Kahin Chand Na Sharma Jaey as Mishaal in 2013
  • Tamanna Ki Tamana as Zainab in 2013

Music Career

Sanam has also prvilige to appear in Coke studio Pakistan as singer. She sang background vocals on “Alif Allah Jugni” by Arif Lohar and Meesha Shafi. She also sang background vocal on “Chori Chori” sang by Meesha Shafi and Amanat Ali.

Work In Musical Theatre

She has also worked for Made for Stage Productions for a short span of time. Names of stage plays are as follow
  • Chicago in 2007 played role of Roxie Hart
  • Mama Mila in 2009 played role of Rosie
  • Carnage in 2009
  • Grease in 2013 as Rizzo
  • Dhaani in 2013 as Ruqayya

Sanam Saeed In Bollywood

The debut of Sanam Saeed in Bollywood has been with her very first film anywhere “Bachaana”. In which she is going to stare opposite to “Mohib Mirza”. This is going to be released in 2016. In India she is very much recognized because of her serial “Zindagi Gulzar hai” (which was also aired in India). So she has a lot of friends in India as well.

Sanam Saeed In Morning Shows

She is very fond of giving interviews and that’s why there are so many morning shows which Sanam has attended so far. In one of the most popular morning shows “Jago Pakistan Jago” (hosted by Sanam Jung on HUM TV) and she talked about her acting career also her experience in theatres. Fans like to see her on TV and she is also aware of this fact. Watch out Sanam Saeed interview on Tonite with HSY;[6] Sanam saeed in Morining show

Career in Films

Sanam Saeed to play an Indian in upcoming Pakistani film
Sanam Saeed to play an Indian in upcoming Pakistani film
She has debuted in film industry in Anjum Shehzad’s Mah-e-Mir. She has played role of Naina Kanwal in this movie.[7] Career in film sanam saeedShe has played lead role in movie “Bachana”. It was a good hit. She has played role of Aaliya in movie. It was production of Rizwan Saeed and written by Saad Azhar. Other starrers were
  • Mohib Mirza
  • Adeel Hashmi
  • Rasheed Ali
  • Acktar Gi

Upcoming Projects

“Dobara Phir Se” is her new movie set to be released on 25th November 2016.Now a days she is busy in promotion of movie. Other starrers in movie are
  • Hareem Farooq
  • Adeel Hussain
  • Ali Kazmi
  • Tooba Siddiqui
  • Shaz Khan
  • Moosa Khan
It was direction of Mehreen Jabbar.

Sanam Saeed Interview

She when asked in an interview that which medium she preferred working on the most from modeling, television and theater, she opted for theater as it did not have any interruptions of retakes. She believes that the factors that have contributed to her success are the never ending support of Sanam Saeed family, honesty and her positive attitude. When asked where she would like to be in the next ten years, She claimed that she wanted to see herself happily married with a family, and wanted to accomplish her dream to open a school for the disabled.[8] Sanam saeed interview

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