Vaneeza Ahmad Ali is a Pakistani model and actress who at a young age became a successful model, worked for multiple drama serials and even established her lawn brand.
But do you how she started her career and became a renowned name in the showbiz industry is a short period of time?
Vaneeza Ahmad which is also spelled as Vaneeza Ahmed was born in Murree on June 24, 1971 but soon her family shifted to Germany where she completed her initial education and schooling.
She came back to Pakistan for pursuing medical studies when she was just 18 years old. It is said that her parents wanted her to choose medicine in high school.
In Lahore she attended Kinnaird College and graduated with a degree in psychology. It is said that she did not pursue studies in medicine due to lack of such educational institutes.
Details about her parents, brother & sisters are not available.
Vaneeza Ahmad started modeling casually in Kinnaird College without any idea to carry it as a profession. But soon she started receiving offers from renowned brands & fashion designers.
In 2010 she married Ali Afzal Malik who was a businessman from Lahore. It is said that they both knew each other from early 90’s and they remained in contact until he moved to Unites States of America (USA).
He returned in 2009 and then they both decided to get married. Their wedding ceremony was a private family event in which close relatives, friends and family members were invited.
In 2012 she became a mother of a young daughter named Inaaya which she claims have changed her life. She said that Inaaya has changed her life and now her priority is her child.
While talking about Inaaya she further said “You realize that another life is completely dependent on you. You also become much closer to God and learn to appreciate your own mother.”
Vlawn, The Brand:
In 2006 Vaneeza launched her brand V Lawn which became a premier brand for women with beautifully designed Silks, Pure Chiffon, Crinkle, Swiss Voile & Lawn.
After birth of her daughter she started designing clothes from her home because she believed in being near to her daughter. She said her mother never had a maid to take care of her children so she also decided to take care of her children by herself.
Later she gave birth to another daughter Sofiya Jahan Ali. After initial years she again became active in the industry but a fashion designer and director.
Vaneeza is considered among the most famous lawn brands in Pakistan.
After modeling she also entered the drama industry with debut through ‘Kal’, so worked in multiple serials including:
- Tum Hi Tau Ho
- Janey Anjaney
- Tum Say Mil Ker
One of her most renowned work is the biographical film ‘Jinnah’ in which she played the role of Dina Wadia, daughter of Muhammad Ali Jinnah.
She also co-hosted ARY Film Awards, directed Bridal Couture Week (BCW) on Hum TV and also produced a TV show. You can also follow her through Instagram.