Top model Mahira Khan was born on 21 December, 1982 in Karachi. She got her primary education from Foundation Public School, Karachi. She received her higher secondary education from Santa Monica Community College, Los Angeles. Mahira Khan met her husband Ali Askari at Indus TV studios. Both instantly fall in love and got married in 2007. Now they have a cute little son Azlaan. Fashion model Mahira Khan has nick names of Maria, Mena, and Mairu.
Mahira khan is a Video Jockey (VJ), and actress. She has worked with the leading music channels of Pakistan i.e. MTV and Aag TV.
Pakistani model Mahira Khan started her career as a VJ. At that time she was only sixteen years old. Even though fashion model Mahira Khan did not plan to become a VJ. In one of her interview she said:
‘Last summer, I was studying in Los Angeles and when I came to Pakistan, I went to the Indus TV Network for an internship in marketing. The day I arrived, two of their old VJs had left so everyone was in a state of panic. Ghazanfar Saheb looked at me and said ‘you are going to do it’. I tried to get out of it but he insisted and I got the show.’
Mahira Khan used to host a show Most Wanted for three days a week on MTV Pakistan. She also used to host a show Weekend with Mahira on Aag TV. Female model Mahira Khan has worked with many other popular Pakistani VJs like Anoushey Ashraf and Ali Charlie.
Pakistani fashion model Mahira Khan always wanted to be an actress rather than VJ. She made her acting debut in television industry with the drama serial Humsafar. Humsafar became the most hit drama in the history of Pakistani television industry. The serial also starred Fawad Afzal Khan, Naveen Waqar, and Atiqa Odho in lead roles. Mahira Khan was praised a lot both by critics and viewers. She also acted in drama serial Neeyat that used to come on ARY Digital.