Meesha Shafi is a multi-talented actress, singer ,and model from Pakistan. She was born on 1st December 1981 in Lahore. Meesha comes from a family filled with talents. Her mother is veteran actress
,and she is the granddaughter of the fierce revolutionary writer Hameed Akhtar who ran the Progressive writer’s movement in Pakistan. Meesha completed her schooling from Lahore Grammar School and has a degree of Fine Arts from the National College of arts, Pakistan.
Meesha’s career started with modeling, when at the age of 17, she entered the world of modeling. She appeared in several of music videos and did many ramp walk shows in her modeling days. In 2009 she became the brand ambassador of L’oreal Paris Pakistan which, sky-rocketed her fame. Throughout her modelling career, she appeared in various magazine publications, not just in Pakistan but across the world.
She has also appeared in many different commercials for Coca Cola, Sprite, LG Phones, Lipton Tea, and many other brands. At the Paper Awards 2013, Meesha Shafi won the Best Show stopper award. In the same year she was also named as one of the top 100 most influential personalities of Pakistan by Hello magazines. Meesha is also a very popular singer, as she once started a band by the name of Overload with her husband.
But her main stardom came from Coke studio Pakistan, where her Youtube videos have been viewed by over 20 million people. She has done covers of many different songs and they are quite popular on Youtube. Meesha made her acting debut in 2006 in a Pakistani TV serial called Muhabbat Khwaab ki surat. She later appeared in many other TV serials too. Her movie debut came with the
directed “Reluctant Fundamentalist.”
She was cast alongside many other Hollywood stars and got a lot of praise from the critics. The same year, she had a cameo role in
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
. Later that year she starred in the critically acclaimed Pakistani movie called Waar, which is one of the biggest commercial hits of a Pakistani movie ever. Since then Meesha has had a very lively career as she has always been in the limelight for many different reasons. She has starred in many different Hollywood ,and Pakistani movies and also has a great music and modelling career. She is married to Mahmood Rehmaan.