Shagufta Ali is one of the most talented actresses in the television industry; she has been a part of the Indian television industry for a long time. Her career started when she performed an item song in a Bollywood movie, named Indrajeet, released in 1991. After this, she got different roles in many Bollywood movies, such as Garish, Ajoob, and Mehandi.

She is one of those artists who give preference to work more than their personal life. She is considered as one of the leading ladies in the industry, as she has spent more than two decades in the industry. As she is cast in a list of television shows, and most of the Television viewers know her and think of her as the gem of the industry. 

Even though she is a fun loving person; one of her co-workers said, “You just can't stop laughing when you are around Shagufta. She is a great lady, and likes to keep everyone happy”, but she likes to keep her personal life a secret. She never felt comfortable telling people about her life and her story.

Shagufta Ali has done a lot of television shows, and some of her notable Television soaps are Punar Vivah, Zaara, Veera, Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki, and Dishayen.