Bollywood debuts of Pakistani actors which went unnoticed [PICTURES]
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Over the years, many Pakistani actors have crossed the border but couldn’t make a strong mark in Bollywood and came back. Although some of these actors are huge stars in Pakistan and are working on the best projects in their home country.
Here are some Bollywood debuts of Pakistani actors which went unnoticed:
1. Humayun Saeed-Jashnn (2009)
The famous Pakistani star, Humayun Saeed, debuted in Bollywood with playing a negative role in Jashnn which starred many newcomers but the 2009 film failed miserably at the box office.
2. Meesha Shafi-bhaag milkha bhaag (2013)
Pakistani singer-turned-actress Meesha Shafi made her Bollywood debut with Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’, a biopic on the Indian sprinter Milkha Singh.
3. Kubra Khan-welcome to karachi (2015)
Kubra Khan was originally cast as the female lead and shot most of the film before creative differences led to her leaving the movie. Several scenes featuring Kubra were kept in the final version of the film and the script was re-written to change her role into a much smaller one.
4. Adnan Shah Tipu-Welcome to Karachi (2015)
Actor Adnan Shah Tipu also worked in the movie Welcome to Karachi.
5. Madiha Imam- Dear Maya (2017)
VJ-turned-actress Madiha Imam made her big screen debut with the 2017 Bollywood film Dear Maya opposite Indian actress Manisha Koirala.
6. Moammar Rana-Ek Second… Jo Zindagi Badal De? (2010)
Moammar Rana made his Bollywood debut in the 2010 movie Ek Second… Jo Zindagi Badal De? opposite Manisha Koirala and former Miss India Nikita Anand.
7. Mikaal Zulifiqar-Shoot in Sight (2007)
TV actor Mikaal Zulfiqar made his Bollywood debut with Shoot on Sight in 2007. The film also starred veteran Indian actors Om Puri and Naseeruddin Shah. Mikaal then appeared as the lead in the 2011 movie U R My Jaan – a remake of Hollywood classic Pretty Woman.
8. Sara Loren-Kajraare (2010)
Mona Lizza Hussain best known as Sara Loren made her film debut in the 2010 Pooja Bhatt’s romantic thriller film Kajraare opposite Himesh Reshammiya.
9. Sadia Khan- Dunno Y 2… Life Is a Moment(2015)
The Khuda aur Muhabbat actress made her Bollywood debut in 2015 with the movie Dunno Y 2… Life Is a Moment.
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