Equally renowned for his glamorous looks and acting skills, Hamza Ali Abbasi is the real heartthrob of Pakistan entertainment industry. He is working as theater, film and television actor, model, director and Host. In a very limited time span this multi-talented and hard working star has earned huge fan following. He is a patriotic Pakistani and a true Muslim.
Born: June 23, 1984
Age: 32 years
Birthplace: Multan, Pakistan
Occupation: Actor, director and host
Marital status: Single
Siblings: DR Fazeela Abbasi
Parents: Begum Nasim Akhtar Chaudhry, Mazhar Ali Abbasi
Ongoing drama: Mann Mayal on Hum TV
Upcoming movie: Maula Jatt 2
Latest Message to his Fans
He is one of the most educated actors in Pakistan, he passed CSS examination and appointed as CSP officer in Punjab police to fulfill his mother’s desire but soon he left the post. He has done his Bachelors in International Relation from USA and got his Master’s degree in International Relations from Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad.
HAMZA ALI ABBASI’S CAREER
Abbasi started his acting career in the play “Dally in the dark” which was produced by Shah Shahrahbeelh. He made his film debut in a short film “The Glorious Resolve (2010)”, directed by Bilal Lashari. He is known for his fantastic role as Afzal in the drama serial “Pyare Afzal”, and as Azam in the drama serial “Meray Dard Ko Jo Zuban Miley”. In 2013 he appeared in two feature films, “Main hoon Shahid Afridi” and “Waar”. He received pride for playing the parallel lead in the romantic comedy “Jawani Phir Nahi Ani (2015)”.
CONTROVERSIES / SCANDALS
Hamza usually finds himself in controversies very often. In last Ramadan, PEMRA banned him from appearing in any sort of transmission due to some “provocative” talks.
SOCIAL MEDIA KING
Abbasi is also renowned for his social media publicity with more than 3 million followers on Facebook. He also has a sharp eye on national and international affairs. Recently he raised voice for the Kashmiris after the death of Shaheed Burhan Wani, which resulted in the deactivation of his Facebook account for three days. However, Mark said it was a mistake done by his team. He also relentlessly bashed Adnan Sami when he announced his Indian citizenship. He gave examples of Fawad Khan and Mahira Khan who are doing work across the border yet they are loyal to the country. Although his film “Jawani Phir Nahi Aani” was a huge success yet he disagree with certain elements in its execution which he regards as not in line with our culture” and resigned from the political party “Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf” because he believed that he is no longer worthy of that.
Hamza received Best Supporting Actor for “Waar” and “Jawani Phir Nahi Ani”, Best Star Debut Male for “Main Hoon Shahid Afridi” in ARY film Awards, Best TV Actor for “Pyare Afzal” in Lux Style Awards.