Urwa Hocane biography
Urwa Hocane family
Urwa Hocane dramas
Urwa Hocane on sets of 'Na Maloom Afraad 2'
Urwa Hocane with Bushra Ansari
Urwa Hocane biographyUrwa Hussain is a stunning and accomplished Pakistani actress and a model who started her journey of Showbiz as a VJ and now she is all set to step into the production field. Who knew that this young girl who gave her first appearance when she was hardly 16 years old will come this far without having any artistic background. She is the one who often gets troll by the viewers but she always accepts criticism in a quite positive way. She is a strong independent woman who is vigorous, compatible and skillful.
Urwa date of birthShe was conceived on 2nd July 1991 in Islamabad where she spent all her life but currently, she resides in Karachi with her husband who actually belongs to Lahore.
Urwa Hocane familyShe shares a very strong connection with her family who are quite liberal and well educated. Her father is a highly ranked Army officer while her mother is a strong independent woman. Her sister Mawra Hocane is one of the big names in the industry who has also worked in Bollywood, both sisters are a treat to watch on a small screen while her brother who resides in London only shown up in a serial 'Udaari' with her sister but he didn't continue acting. Her husband Farhan Saeed is a renowned name in the field of music who is blessed with a mesmerizing voice and has also worked in Bollywood. Both tied the knot in 2016 in a star-studded event.
Urwa Hocane educationShe did her schooling from Bahria School Islamabad and then completed her bachelor's from Bahria College Islamabad. She continued her studies during her Showbiz journey.
As a VJUrwa made her debut in the Entertainment industry as a VJ when she noticed by the producer of the Show during her theater play in Islamabad. The producer offered her to come to Karachi for the auditions where she got selected and started working as a VJ. Before coming into this field she used to do theaters at her university level and was very active in different co-curricular activities.
As an Actress
- She was first seen doing acting in drama serial 'Khushboo Ka Ghar' in 2012 as a supporting actress opposite Faysal Qureshi, Saima Qureshi and others. She got an appreciation for her acting which made her recognizable among directors and viewers. Her drama serial 'Kahi Un Kahi' starring Ayeza Khan and Shehryar Munawar became a hit of that time. Later she got various offers and she proved herself with each passing year. She is an adaptable actress who mold herself in every character she plays. She has done intense roles, comic roles and negative roles as well and got equally praised by the people.
- She has been a part of various hit and super hit serials and has worked with many artists. In 2016 his drama serial 'Udaari' starring Ahsan Khan, Farhan Saeed, Bushra Ansari and many others received an overwhelming response and became a massive hit. The story was based on a serious issue of child abuse which touched the hearts of people. After this serial, she entirely moved towards Lollywood.
- In 2014 she started her film career and was first seen in the film 'Na Maloom Afraad' which received an immense response at the box office with a collection of 14 crores. The cast of the film includes Javed Sheikh, Fahad Mustafa, Kubra Khan and Mohsin Abbas Haider. After 3 years she was again seen in the film 'Punjab Nahi Jaungi' in a supporting role as 'Durdana' opposite Humayun Saeed and Mehwush Hayat. Both the film and her character received great responses from the viewers and became the biggest hit with a collection of 51 crores. She got a number of Awards in a supporting role for her character Durdana.
- The same year her other film 'Na Maloom Afraad 2' a sequel of 'Na Maloom Afraad' came in the limelight and impressed the Audience which results in the collection of 21 crores at the box office. In 2018 her movie Rangreza' opposite Gohar Rasheed and Bilal Ashraf failed to rouse the audience and collected only 2.5 crores at the box office.
As a ProducerAfter becoming a successful actress she is all geared up to produce her first Pakistani movie 'Tich button' which is directed by Qasim Ali Mureed. The lead cast of the movie includes Farhan Saeed, Iman Ali, Feroze Khan and Sonia Hussain while the movie is going to release in 2019.
Urwa Hocane Dramas
- Khushboo Ka Ghar
- Ye Shadi Nahi Ho Skti
- Madiha Maliha
- Kahi Un Kahi
- Meri Ladli
- Aik Pagal Si Larki
- Namak Paray
- Tum Mere Hi Rehna
- Kitni Girhain Baaqi Hain
- Laal Chaadar
- Mere Ajnabi
- Piyar Ki Love Story - Telefilm
- Anaya Aur Uski Mayein - Telefilm
List of Movies
- Na Maloom Afraad
- Punjab Nahi Jaungi
- Na Maloom Afraad 2
- Tich Button - Producer