Meesha Shafi Biography, age, husband, mother, father, brother and songs

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Meesha Shafi Biodata

Meesha Shafi is a Pakistani singer, a bold actress, and a sensational model. She is the daughter of legendary Saba Hameed, and talented actor Faris Shafi is her brother. She blamed Ali Zafar for harassing her many times in 2018; however, their case is still on. Meesha has also worked in Hollywood and Bollywood.

Date of Birth 1 December 1981
Birthplace Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Citizenship Canadian
  • Singer
  • actress
  • model
Instruments Vocals

This article has all the data regarding her, Biography, Family, and Dramas.

About Meesha Shafi

Meesha is an active, courageous, and powerful Pakistani singer, actress, and model. She was born into a reputable and highly acknowledged family. She was born on the 1st of December in 1981 in Lahore, where she lived all her life. Nowadays, she has shifted abroad with her family and is residing in Toronto.

Ultimately, she has underlined her name in the Showbiz Industry and has received applause because of her skills and struggle.

As per her unique dressing sense, she can be called the fashionista of the industry. She has also worked in Lollywood in the film, from where she received affection and admiration.

Education of Meesha Shafi

She completed her A levels from the Lahore Grammar School. After completing A levels, she went to the National College of Arts, Lahore, where she obtained a Bachelor’s degree.

Family of Meesha Shafi

Meesha is the daughter of Syed Pervaiz Shafi and Saba Hameed. Pervaiz Shafi is not connected to Showbiz. At the same time, Saba Hameed is one of the versatile and gorgeous actresses of the Showbiz Industry. Meesha’s brother Faris Shafi is also a part of this showbiz industry and presently works as an actor.

Her parent’s relationship did not last for long. They both separated their paths. Saba Hameed, her mother, got married to Waseem Abbas, from whom she had a son named Ali Abbas. Therefore, Ali is also a well-known Pakistani model and actor.

Her grandfather Hameed Akhtar was a famous novelist and writer. Meesha tied the knot to Mahmood Rahman, who is also connected to music and works as a guitarist.

Meesha and Ali Zafar Case

Meesha Shafi blamed a well-known Pakistani singer and actor named Ali Zafar during the Mee Too movement for harassing her many times. The case went to the court, where Ali Zafar was declared honest and innocent.

The court dismissed her case, stating that she was not a worker and not protected by the harassment decree.

Showbiz Career

Meesha Shafi As an Actress

Meesha made her screen debut in the drama series ‘Mohabbat Khuwab Ki Sorat’ in 2006; in that serial, she played a supporting role. Then, she was seen in another drama serial of GEO Tv’ Yeh Zindagi To Woh Nahi’. Then after a long time, she returned to the small screen in 2016. She played Farrukh Zad in the drama serial ‘Mor Mahal’ starring Fiza Ali, Hina Khawaja Bayat, Zahid Ahmad, and Umair Jaswal.

In 2012, Meesha made her film debut in Hollywood in a small role alongside Riz and Kate Hudson. The film ‘The Reluctant Fundamentalist’ was based on a novel, but it failed to impress or affect the box office audience. She debuted in Bollywood in a well-known Indian film named ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’ featuring Farhan Akhtar, Sonam Kapoor, and Divya Datta in 2013.

The movie that was the main reason for her name and fame was ‘Waar.’ This movie became one of the Victorious movies. She won the award for best supporting actress for that movie.

Meesha Shafi As a Singer

Meesha had a bold voice with strong vocals. She made her singing debut with the band named ‘Overload’ alongside her husband, but both separated them.

Her song Alif Allah’ Jugni’ alongside Arif Lohar in Coke Studio made a super-duper hit song of that season. She continued to be part of Coke Studio for 3 or 4 seasons and contributed her voice to some of the Pakistani OSTs.

Meesha became an analyst or a judge of a reality show regarding music and the well-known singer named Ali Azmat.


  1. Mohabbat Khawab Ki Soorat
  2. Yeh Zindagi To Woh Nahi
  3. Mor Mahal

Meesha Shafi Movies

  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist – Hollywood
  • Bhaag Milkha Bhaag – Bollywood
  • Waar – Lollywood
  • The Tournament of Shadows – Hollywood

List of Coke Studio Songs

  1. Chori Chori
  2. Alif Allah
  3. Ishq Aap Bhi Awalla
  4. Dasht e Tanhai
  5. Jugni
  6. Sun Vai Ballari
  7. Aa Rah e Haq Kai Shaheed
  8. Bholay Bhalay
  9. Aya Lariye

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