Ali Zafar Height Weight Age Biography Family Wiki Net Worth, Affairs, Marriage & much more. Ali Zafar PP (Urdu: علی ظفر; born 18 May 1980) is a Pakistani singer-songwriter, model, actor, producer, screenwriter and painter. Zafar started out on Pakistani television before becoming a popular musician. He later also established a career in Bollywood and his success led many Pakistani actors to venture into Hindi films. He has received five Lux Style Awards and a Filmfare Award nomination.
Zafar started his career as a music composer and gained popularity with his single “Channo” from his debut album Huqa Pani, which sold over five million copies worldwide. “Channo” turned out to be a huge success, topping many music charts and earned him several awards for Best Music Album and Artist. Zafar made his acting debut with a leading role in the 2010 Bollywood satire film Tere Bin Laden, a moderate box office success. His performance in the film garnered critical appreciation and earned him several nominations in the Best Male Debut category, including Filmfare. He then also worked in several films, including Mere Brother Ki Dulhan, Chashme Baddoor, and Dear Zindagi.
Alongside his acting and singing career, Zafar participates in tours, concerts and stage shows, is active in humanitarian work and has a number of endorsement deals. In 2013, Zafar was voted as the “Sexiest Asian Man on the Planet”, based on a worldwide poll by the British newspaper Eastern Eye.
On 23 March 2021, Ali Zafar was awarded the highest literary award, Pride of Performance, for his meritorious contribution and achievements in the field of arts and music. He received the award from President of Pakistan Arif Alvi at ceremony at the President House, Islamabad.
Ali Zafar was born on 18 May 1980 in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan to a Punjabi family. His parents, Mohammad Zafarullah and Kanwal Ameen, were professors at the University of Punjab. He has two brothers, Zain and Danyal; the latter of these is a commercial model who aimed to launch a career as a singer and actor soon. Zafar received his early education from C.A.A. Public School. He graduated from the Government College of Lahore and the National College of Arts.
Zafar married his long-time fiancée Ayesha Fazli, who is a distant relative of Indian actor Aamir Khan, on 28 July 2009 in Lahore, Pakistan. They had a boy in 2010 and a girl in 2015.
His brother-in-law Umair Fazli is a movie director, better known for making the 2016 box office success Saya e Khuda e Zuljalal.
Ali Zafar Height Weight Age Body Statistics Biography
Ali Mohammad Zafar
King of Pop of Pakistan
Singer, Songwriter, Model, Actor, Painter
Physical Stats & More
in centimeters– 178 cm in meters– 1.78 m in feet inches– 5’ 10”
Government College of Lahore, Lahore National College of Arts, Lahore
Degree in Fine Arts
Film: Tere Bin Laden (2010) TV: Kollege Jeans (1999)
A 4-bedroom villa in Lahore
Playing Cricket & Video Games, Reading
Awards, Honours, Achievements
• Honoured as ‘Pride of Pakistan’ by United For Pakistan Independence Day in 2018 • Shaan-e-Pakistan Achievement in Music Awards for Music Icon of the Generation in 2019 • Best Debut Artist for the album “Huqa Pani” in 2004 • Best Album for the album “Huqa Pani” in 2004 • Best Pop Artist for the album “Huqa Pani” in 2005 • Best Album for the album “Huqa Pani” in 2004 • Youth Icon Award in 2007 • Best Album for the album “Jhoom” in 2012 • Best Original Soundtrack for the song “Zindagi Gulzar Hai” from the album “Zindagi Gulzar Hai” in 2013 • Song of the Year for the song “Rockstar” – CokeStudio8 in 2016 • Best Actor (Viewers’ choice) for the film “Teefa – Teefa in Trouble” in 2019
• In 2012, after Veena Malik’s nude photo on FHM cover page, Ali said, “I don’t think those who are talented need controversies to boost their career.” • After the Uri terror attack in September 2016, the Indian Motion Picture Producers Association (IMPPA) urged its members not to work with Pakistani artists or technicians. During that period, the trailer of Shah Rukh Khan and Alia Bhatt starrer ‘Dear Zindagi’ was supposed to get released. But due to the protest against Pakistani actors, Ali was not the part of Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Dear Zindagi’ trailer. • On 19 April 2018, Meesha Shafi accused Ali Zafar of sexually harassing her multiple times. Moreover, she has shared her experience through an elaborative post on Twitter quoting that this will empower women to stand up for themselves. Later, to her claims, Ali denied all the allegations applied to him and replied in the same manner on Twitter by saying that he will take some legal action against this matter. • During ongoing Meesha-Zafar controversy, Ali Zafar said that Meesha wanted to become Malala (Malala Yousafzai) by targeting him. However, his remarks on Meesha ignited rage in public and people slammed him for his insensitive comments.
Girls, Affairs and More
July 28, 2009
Ayesha Fazli (m. 2009-present)
Son– Azaan Zafar (born in 2010) Daughter– Alyza Zafar (born in 2015)
Father– Mohammad Zafarullah (Professor) Mother– Kanwal Ameen (Professor)
Brothers– Danyal Zafar, Zain Zafar Sister– None
Aloo Palak, Chicken Sizzler, Saag aur Makkai ki Roti
Bollywood: Amitabh Bachchan, Dilip Kumar Hollywood: Al Pacino, Anthony Hopkins
Mehdi Hassan, Kishore Kumar, Bade Ghulam Ali, Lata Mangeshkar, Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, Jimmy Page, Jeff Buckley, Sting, Abida Parveen, Roger Waters
“Hey You” by Floyd”, Quit Playing Games With My Heart” by Backstreet Boys, “My Way” by Frank Sinatra