Bilal Ashraf who is emerging as new star in the field of direction and acting is catching all the eyes through his talent. Bilal Ashraf who is known as the director of acting/visual effects has completed his education from Liberal Arts College named Franklin and Marshall in Pennsylvania as he is a double major in arts as well. Bilal Ashraf who is working behind the camera since 10 years has learnt animation from Escape Studios in London. Bilal Ashraf is one of the rising Star of Pakistani showbiz Industry. He is such a great actor. He is not drama actor he is film actor and also film director. He is new in showbiz industry but he proves himself as a great actor quickly.
He starts his career from modeling but he knows that one day he will become an actor. Bilal Ashraf was born on 12 October 1979 so at that time he is 37 years old as in 2016. He also learnt animation from London. He started working as a fund consultant in New York. Later on he moved to London for studying animation and visual effects. After study he moved back to Pakistan and started his studio Radical Films where he worked making TV commercials and documentaries.
He has graduated from Franklin and Marshal in Pennsylvania, United States. He has a double major in Finance and arts with minor in Psychology.
He got a major breakthrough in movie Janaan directed by Azar Jafri. It was produced by Reham Khan with Hareem Farooq assisted her. Story was written by Osman Khalid Butt. Movie was internationally distributed through B4U films. It was a good success in box office. Bilal has played role of Asfandyar Khan in this movie. In 2013, Bilal was chosen in Zeba Bakhtiar’s film O21 alongside Gohar Rasheed and Ayaz Samoo as a trio of antagonists. On the premiere of Waar he bumped into Hassan Waqas Rana who casted Bilal as a lead in his upcoming project Waar 2 and later in Yalghaar as an actor and visual effects director. In 2015, he was casted in rom-com Janaan opposite to Armeena Khan and in Two+Two opposite to Urwa hocane.
Bilal Ashraf belongs to a good family as his sister Sadia Ashraf played a very good role in the upbringing to Bilal Ashraf due to which he thanks to her late sister because he believes that who he is today is because of her sister.
He is doing modeling on regular bases. . Bilal Ashraf is one of the most beautiful models and actors in Pakistan’s film industry and that is the reason girls love him so much to be on screen all the time. The factors behind the popularity of Fashion model Abbas are his cute and fresh looks, perfect maintained figure and shiver sex appeal. These are the factors that make him popular in Pakistani fashion industry. Pakistani male model Imran has worked as a model for nearly all big and famous brands of Pakistan like Nestle, every day.
Name: Bilal Ashraf
Alternate Name: Bilal
Height: 5 fit 10 inches
Career: Actor, Model, Visual Effects Director
Date of birth: October 12, 1979
Age: 36 years
Eye color: Black
Marital Status: Single
Home Town: Karachi
Favorite food: Italian
Favorite color: Black
Favorite drink: fresh juices
Famous for: Acting
Net worth: 50millions
Imran is a loveable person. He loves to make new friends. He has deep dimples on both which makes Bilal more attractive.
Bilal has a striking resemblance to famous bollywood actor Sidharth Malhotra.
Bilal has travelled all around world but he loves to be in London again and again as he loves this place so much. This is his favorite holiday destination too.
He has no affair in reality but media is spreading rumors all around because it is part of fashion Industry.
He considers Dr.Hassan Rana as one of his role model as he has supported him all the time since he joined showbiz industry. He considers him a Swiss army knife. He also considers Shan as his mentor in terms of acting and believes that he has molded him a lot to become a good actor.
He became famous through his Instagram account as he made dub smashes there. He has a huge following over there and it was his break time as directors after seeing him started to contact him for future projects.
He is widely seen in many advertisements of leading brands. He has done Jazz advertisement with famous bollywood actress Nargis Fakhri. He has done an advertisement with Nestle.
O21 was his first movie which was released in 2014.It was directed by Jami and produced by Zeba Bakhtiar khan and her son Azan Sami Khan. There were many famous names in this movie including Shaan Shahid, Ayub Khoso, Amina Sheikh and Shamoon Abbasi.
UP COMING PROJECTS:
Two plus Two is his upcoming movie in which Urwa Hocane is playing lead role opposite him. Other stars in movie are:
HOLLYWOOD OR BOLLYWOOD:
According to Bilal both are giant type of film industries but if he ever get a chance to work, he ‘l prefer Hollywood.
NAUGHTY FACTS ABOUT HIM:
Bilal bunked classes in his college days to play cricket.
Whilst in college Bilal worked at Starbucks as a barista and honed the skill of coffee making.
5- Waar 2
CAREER OTHER THAN ACTING:
Before joining showbiz industry he was working as a hedge fund consultant in New York. Then one day her sister came to visit her and she gave him idea to quit job and advised him to move to London. During his stay at London he studied animation and visual effects from escape studios. From there he moved back to Pakistan.