Meesha Shafi Height, Weight, Age, Husband, Family, Biography & More
Bio Full NameMeesha Shafi ProfessionModel, Actress, Singer Physical Stats & More Height (approx.)in centimeters- 168 cm in meters- 1.68 m in feet inches- 5’ 6” Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 55 kg in pounds- 121 lbs Figure Measurements (approx.)34-28-36 Eye ColourBlack Hair ColourBrown Personal Life Date of Birth1 December 1981 Age (as in 2016)35 Years Birth PlaceLahore, Punjab, Pakistan Zodiac sign/Sun signSagittarius NationalityPakistani HometownLahore SchoolToddler's Academy, Lahore Lahore Grammar School College/UniversityNational College of Arts, Lahore Educational QualificationGraduate DebutSinging Album with a Band: Pichal Pairee (2009) Single: 'Eva' from the film Moor (2015)
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Her grandfather, Hamid Akhtar, was a novelist and newspaper columnist. He was the president of Progressive Writer’s Movement, a progressive literary movement in pre-partition British India. He was also an editor of Urdu daily newspapers, including Imroz and Nawa-e-Waqt.
She hails from a family which is connected to the television world. Her mother, Saba Hameed, is a Pakistani TV actress.
While at school, Meesha actively participated in a number of athletic sports. She was a competitive swimmer and had won a gold medal in diving.
When 17, Meesha entered the modelling world with the music video of the song, ‘Bin Tere Kya Hai Jeena,’ starring Fawad Ahmad opposite her.
She has featured in a number of Pakistani Magazines and in international publications, including L’Officiel and Vogue India.
LOreal Paris Pakistan named her as their brand ambassador in the year 2009.
Other than that of Sprite, she was featured in commercials of Coca-Cola, Fanta, Mobilink, Lipton Tea, LG Mobile Phones.
Paper Magazine awarded her the ‘Best Show Stopper’ Award at the 2013 Paper Awards.
‘Hello!,’ a weekly magazine specializing in celebrity news, first published in the United Kingdom in 1998, an English edition of a Spanish weekly magazine, ‘¡Hola!,’ named her among the 100 most influential people in Pakistan, in 2013.
She appeared in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s 2013 film ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag,’ a film based on the life of an Indian Athlete, Milkha Singh. Meesha played the role of Perizaad, a swimmer who was romantically attracted towards Farhan Akhtar, one who played the character of Singh.
The character of Laxmi, a spy for the Indian intelligence agency, Research and Analysis Wing (RAW), for the film, Waar, bagged her the ‘Best Supporting Actress’ award at ARY Film Awards function, 2014.