In a span of just 12 months, the young but formidable Ahad Raza Mir has carved a place for himself by bagging a number of prominent roles in equally prolific productions, both in TV and films. Having made his debut with TV serial Sammi (that concluded just last month and won him positive reviews across the board), Ahad is currently starring in another TV production called Yakeen Ka Safar alongside Sajal Aly and Shaz Khan. The actor has also been cast in the Air Force film, Parwaaz Hai Junoon which will come out this December and also features Hamza Ali Abbasi. Here he talks about talks about cinema, co-stars and more…
Hometown: Calgary, Canada
Big Break: Sammi
Crazy fact # 1: If not acting I would have become a professional cook.
Crazy fact # 2: I’m a huge Shakespeare fan and love musical theatre.
Thoughts on Pakistani cinema:
The face of Pakistani cinema is something we all need to explore together.
On being a star kid:
I’ve never considered myself a star kid. I’m a son to an incredible man. I am working on establishing myself as an actor.
Competition in the industry:
Everyone is a competition but everyone is a friend.
Everyone in my family teases me about:
Being overly dramatic!
The most embarrassing thing in my closet:
Way too much cologne.
Best co-star to work with: