Saleem Sheikh is one of the legendary actors, he has appeared in classic Lollywood films and dramas. Not only classic but he has also acted in dramas of new era.
Saleem Sheikh has extra ordinary acting skills that’s why he got a chance to work in movies.
Early Life (Age, Education & Family):
Saleem Sheikh was born on March 9, 1967, in a well educated family. Almost all of his family members are working showbiz industry, his father is Sheikh Rehmatullah. Saleem Sheikh is youngest of his brothers. A well-known and famous personality Javed Sheikh is his brother.
Saleem Sheikh’s two nephews Shehzad Sheikh and Shehroz Sabzwari are prominent actors. His niece Momal Sheikh is also a famous actress who has worked in various dramas.
Saleem Sheikh started his career as a child artist, he first appeared in drama serial Shama which was aired on PTV in 1976. Later he worked in many other old dramas and classical films as well. There is no doubt that Saleem Sheikh is one the best actors in showbiz industry of Pakistan.
Here is the list of his dramas:
- Sunehrey Din
- Kajal Ghar
- Ye Rah Mushkil Nahi
- Anokha Ladla
- Tere Baghair
- Babul Ka Angna
- Nautanki Family
- Adhi Gawahi
- Dar Si Jati Hai Sila
Saleem Sheikh not only showed his talent in drama industry but he also acted in films. Here is the list:
- Mohabbat Ke Saudagar
- Duniya Dus Numberi
- Chief Saab
- Yes Boss
- Kaheen Pyar Na Hojaye
- Aik Aur Love Story
- Yeh Dil Apka Huwa
- Khulay Aasman Ke Neechay
He has played various roles including serious, comedy, positive, negative and many others.
Awards & Nominations:
His acting skills gave him a chance to made his name in showbiz industry, due to excellent performances in each drama he won 3 awards. In 1996, he won Bolan Award for best actor, then in 2002, he won Nigar Award for best supporting actor. He also won PTV Award for best supporting actor in 2012.
Personal Life (Interests, Wedding, Wife, Kids):
Saleem Sheikh is married and has 3 children, all 3 daughters he has no son. Saleem Sheikh was married to Nosheen Sheikh in 1999. They are blessed with 3 daughters Nahmiya Saleem, Seleena Saleem and Anumta Saleem.
Social Media Handles (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter):
You can follow Saleem Sheikh on his official social media account to keep yourself updated about his upcoming projects. Link is given below: