Shaista Lodhi (TV Anchor)

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2017-12-06 01:46:37Shaista Lodhi
Shiasta Lodhi is a Pakistani born host and actress. She has been active in the showbiz industry since year 2001 to present. She is considered among the decent and famous anchors of the showbusiness.
  • Personal
  • Name:

    Shaista Lodhi

  • In Urdu:

    شائستہ لودھی ‎

  • Famous As:

    TV Host

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  • Profession:

    Hosting. acting

  • Height:

    5 ft 7 inches

  • Weight:

    54 Kg

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  • Hobbies:

    Reading Books, Travelling

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  • Awards :

    Media Awards for Best Anchor

  • Born
  • Date:

    26 November 1977

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  • Language:

    Urdu, English

  • Spouse:

    Waqar Wahid (1999-2012) Adnan Lodhi (2015- to date)

  • Children:

    Eeman Wahidi, Faiz Wahidi, Shafey Wahidi

  • Parents:

    Ali Gohar Lodhi , Roshan Taj Lodhi,

  • Siblings :

    Tahir Lodhi, Amir Lodhi, Sahir Lodhi

  • Career
  • Occupation(s):

    Hosting, Acting

  • Professional Work
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  • Debut Show:

    Hum Aur Aap Barah e Raast

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Decent host
Decent host
Shaista Lodhi is one of the most paid host of our showbiz industry.. She is very stunning and beautiful lady. She is the gorgeous face of our showbiz industry. She is an innocent and decent girl. She remained brilliant student throughout her career. She is a practicing doctor as well. She is been seen doing wonderful things which shows her energy and professionalism. 

Early Life

Pretty Shaista
Pretty Shaista
Shaista spent her early childhood Karachi. She was married at very early age. She loves her country very much. She has very much respect in all departments of showbiz. She has got all the respect from her parents throughout their life. Her parents have always advised to work hard. They have never imposed their decisions on her. They set her free to choose her career whatever she wants. She remembers her early life saying that there were no tensions at that time; we were free to move where we want. She tells that time has changed very much. 


She is a proud daughter of Ali Gohar Lodhi. He was a government servant and worked very hard throughout her life to grow up his children. Her mother’s name is Roshan Taj Lodhi. Roshan Lodhi was a housewife. Shaista once in an interview tells about her parents that they have supported and helped me throughout my life. She once reveals that her mother used to pray all the time when her exams were going on. [1] Early life and parents


Shaista and Her brother Sahir
Shaista and Her brother Sahir
She is the only sister of 3 brothers. All of her brothers are multi talented. Once she tells that she is blessed to have 3 brothers. They love her so much as she is dearest to all of them. Her brother names are
  1. Tahir Lodhi
  2. Amir Lodhi
  3. Sahir Lodhi
Sahir Lodhi is also well known actor and host of Pakistani Media Industry. He host a morning show on TV. He also host Ramzan Transmissions every year. He is going to feature as a hero in Pakistani movie very soon. 


She received her early education from Habib Girls School, Karachi. Later She joined Bahria College where she passed her Matriculation in 1992. After completing FSc from Govt. College for Women, Karachi she joined Sindh Medical College to study Medicine. She completed her MBBS in 2000. [2] Education

Shaistas 1st marriage

Dr. Shaista married Waqar Wahidi during her studies back in 1999 and they both gave birth to three kids, Shafay, Faiz and Eeman. In 2012 , they both get divorced and no solid reason was given by the divorced couple. It was a love marriage. [3] Marriage

Shaistas 2nd marriage

shaista with adnan lodhi
shaista with adnan lodhi
After 3 years, she ot married to his cousin Adnan Lodhi and the couple is living happily till now. 


Shaista with her kids
Shaista with her kids
She is blessed with 3 children, two daughters and one son. She loves her children very much. She once told in an interview that whatever she feels down, she looks up to her children to get herself motivated. Her children names are: Eeman Wahidi Shafey Wahidi Faiz Wahidi 


Very less people are known of fact that Shaista has started her career from Radio. She has worked as DJ there. While working on Radio she has learnt a lot. When she was working on Radio, she got an offer from Private TV Channel to work as a host. She has accepted this offer and started hosting her first show on TV named “Hum aur Aap Barah-e Rast”. This show made her famous and people started knowing her. 

Career as Host

Shaista in Geo morning show
Shaista in Geo morning show
She has started her career as a host from Radio. After Radio she has joined Private TV Channel as a host and hosted a show. She became famous from ARY’s morning show “Good Morning Pakistan”. This was the show which made her famous in no time. People have liked her very much as she was a fresh face for people. She has hosted this show for 1 year. This show comprises of food, health and dresses.She says that she is leading it for some time and loving each and every moment of it. She added that her senior producer Talat Raza was main man behind success of this show and he has worked very hard to get this show on top in sense of ratings. She explains that our team is like family and we listen to each and other and respect each other opinion as no one is boss between us. After 2 years she left this program and joined Geo TV for her next assignment. She has hosted number of shows and details are Hum Aur Aap Barah e Rast (It was on aired on Indus TV) Pak raha Hai Kiya (It was on aired on Indus TV) Shaista and You (It was on aired on ARY Digital) Bakhabar Saver (It was on aired on ARY One) GEO Morning Show (It was on aired on GEO TV) Sitaray ki Subha on Hum Sitaray Utho jago pakistan on Geo TV  [4] hosting


In Sitaray ki Subha
In Sitaray ki Subha
 She started her career as a VJ and later on she joined a TV channel for hosting.  Wahidi did numerous music videos and morning shows for different producers. Faakhir who is a famous singer of Pakistan gave her a chance to work in his song’s video as a model. Female host Shaista Wahidi is also a good comedian as she did unbelievable comedy in a drama serial Kis Din Mera Viyah Howay Ga. This shows that she is versatile woman who can do any role or character perfectly. She has debuted in Drama Serial “Waada” opposite Faysal Qureshi. It was a direction of Syed Atif Hussain and written by Samina Ijaz. She has also acted in Khan (TV series) 2017 Geo Tv.  [5] acting


She got many awards like she has got city talent women awards in 2006. She got a title of expert mom in 2009.  it was an honorary award. In 2010 she has blessed with an award of best anchor of Pakistan. Dr. Shaista Lodhi said in an interview that she is doing a very difficult job and it is not easy for everyone to become a host. She said that she loves her work so much and do not want leave this morning show (GMP) because it is the reason of her fame. She is a bold woman who wants to become independent. All the young girls of Pakistan can see Shaista Wahidi’s as their role model.  [6] awards

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