Shabbir Jan is a Lollywood artist who is present in the field for the past twenty-nine years. He hails from Peshawar, Pakistan. He has been acting since the year 1970 and he has made his appearance in many movies. He is well-known for his humble nature and the hard working style among the Pakistan demographic. Shabbir has got a good reputation for his ace performance in movies like
, Makan, Andata, Wafa, Jangloos, etc. He got nominated for the Best Actor award in the year 2002.
He has appeared in many serials, plays and movies as well. Shabbir used to appear mainly in serious roles. When he tried to do some light-hearted and funny roles, it got clicked for him. He was easily able to accomplish himself into any role.
Shabbir is married to Fareeda, a small television artist, who also runs a saloon in Pakistan. Fareeda is his second wife and Shabbir said that with consent from his first wife he married Fareeda. Shabbir got caught in a controversy when he left a live show hosted by
. It is said that Nida asked questions related to his personal life and humiliated him.