IMRAN ABBAS NAQVI
He was born on 15th October 1982 in Lahore.
He is 6’0”.
He weighs 70 kg.
He spent his early childhood in Lahore as his family settled there after independence 1947.
He studied architecture at the National College of Arts in Lahore.
He was called “dramay baaz” by his family members.
His eyes are of hazel brown color.
Most Searched Person:
He is the most searched actor in Pakistan after Fawad Khan.
Imran is a lovable person. He is very reserve person and don’t socializes much.
He loves Italian food.
His favorite color is yellow and blue.
Imran has travelled all around world but he loves to be in Turkey again and again as he loves this place so much. This is his favorite holiday destination too.
He loves to drink Red bull energy drink.
He has done first shot of Khawar Riaz which took him to skies in no time. He got famous and popular after this.
He is widely seen in many advertisements of leading brands.
Imran has also hosted many award shows. He also hosts Eid shows.
He considers Sultana Siddiqui as one of his role model as she has supported him all the time he joined showbiz industry.
Break In Career:
Sultana Siddiqui has given him first drama serial and she has given him drama after dramas.
His first drama serial as an actor was Umrao Jan Adaa which was gone on air back in 2003.After that he hasn’t looked back and performed in number of dramas. His dramas are:
Koi Lamha Gulab Ho (2006) Hum TV
Piya Kay Ghar Jana Hai (2006) Ary Digital
Man-o-Salwa (2007) Hum TV
Sarkar Sahab (2008) Hum TV
Meray Pas Pas (2008) Hum TV
Mujhay Apna Bana Lo (2009) Hum TV
Malaal (2009) Hum TV
Meri Zaat Zarra-e-Benishan (2008-9) Hum TV
Mujhe Hai Hukm-e-Azaan (2010) Hum TV
Noor Bano (2010) Hum TV
Mera Naseeb (2011) Hum TV
Khuda Aur Muhabbat (2011) Geo TV
Akbari Asghari (2011) Hum TV
Kitni Girhain Baqi Hain (2011) Hum TV
Main Manto (2012) Geo TV
Teri Meri Dosti (2012) Express Entertainment
Pal Main Ishq Pal Main Nahin (2012) Express Entertainment
Dil e Muztar (2013) Hum TV
Alvida (2015) Hum TV
Mera Naam Yousuf Hai (2015) A plus TV
Aitraaz (2015-16) Ary Digital
Tum Kon Piya (2016) Urdu 1
Khuda aur Muhabbat Season 2 (2016) Geo TV
Khuda Aur Muhabbat was a huge hit in which he has played role of Abdullah. Drama was based on novel “Khuda aur Muhabbat” written by Hashim Nadeem.It was directed by Anjum Shehzad and produced by Javeria Saud. The other starrers in drama were Sadia Khan,Salman Shahid and Ahmed Jahanzeb.
Mera Naam Yousuf Hai was also a hit in which he has played role of yousuf. Drama was produced by Sadia Jabbar and directed by Mehreen Jabbar.Story of this drama was written by Khalil-Ur-Rehman Qamar.The other starrers in drama were:
Hina Khawaja Bayat
Drama is based on story “Yousuf and Zulaikha” written by Jami in his book Haft Awrang.
Imran has also worked in many telefilms and got a good response. Details of his telefilms are below
Kyun Pyar Nahi Milta (2006)
Tum Kahan Main Kahan (2007)
Sheer Khurma (2009) Eid Special
Shadi Aur Tum Say (2010)
Raati Masha Tola (2012)
Since he has started his career as a drama actor, he has plans to do films but he was looking for some good role. In 2013 he signed his first movie “Anjuman”.Film was directed by Yasir Nawaz and produced by famous Tarang Housefull. Imran played role of Asif in movie. Other notables in this movie were
Sara Loren as Anjum Hayat Khan
Ally Khan as Wajahat
Iffat Rahim as Zarine Wajahat
Sohai Ali Abro as Mariam
Movie songs were sung by famous Sunidhi Chauhan.
Debut in Bollywood:
He was offered many roles but he was looking for some strong script and he got it in the form of Creature 3D. The story was written by famous writer Vikram Bhatt. It was produced by Bhushan Kumar and Krishan Kumar. Dialogues were written by Girish Dhamija. Imran played the role of novelist in movie as Kunal Anand. The co-star of Imran Abbas was the stunning and very hot Bipasha Basu and it was very good sign for him as this was his first project with charming Bipasha. Other stars were:
Mukul Dev as Professor Sandana
Deepraj Rana as Inspector Rana
Mohan Kapoor as Doctor Moga
Amit Tandon as Arjun
Aparna Bjpai as Shruti
Bikramjeet Kanwarpal as Inspector Chaubey
Its music was written by Mithoon except for its famous “sawan aaya hai”.It was a good opening for imran abbas in bollywood.
After his creature 3D, he got another movie named “Jaanisaar”. Its story was written by Javed siddiqui, Shama Zaidi and Muzaffar Ali. Its story was a love saga of courtesan of Avadh India. Film was directed by Muzaffar Ali and produced by Meera Ali. His co-star was the famous fashion stylist Pernia Qureshi played role of Noor. Film was shot in U.P, most of part in Lucknow Quaiserbagh Baradari. Other notables in the movie were:
Muzzafar Ali as Meer Mohsin Sahab
Dalip Tahal as Raja Iqbal
Abid Yunus Khan as Ratan Singh
Carl Wharton as Cavendish
Beena Kak as Mushtari
Natalie Arikan as Kitty
Benjamin Coakley as Robert
Luv Bhargav as Raja Alipur
Imran Abbas played short role of Dr.Faisal Khan in famous movie Ae Dil Hai Mushkil alongside Aishwariya Bachan, Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka Sharma, Lisa Haydon, Fawad Khan, Shahrukh Khan and Alia Bhatt.
Imran is going to feature in movie named Azaan. His movie “Abdullah” is going to hit cinemas this year.
Imran is not much scandalous like other fellow actors as he is a very reserve person but there are rumors that he is dating his old friend Tooba Siddiqui. Imran and Tooba both have denied such rumors and said that they are good friends for long time.
Things you don’t know:
Imran got a movie in bollywood in which he got a role opposite Akshay Kumar but was left out due to some misunderstanding.
Imran Abbas also got offer to work in movie Aashiqui2, but he refused that offer. That movie became a blockbuster and imran regrets that why he turned down that offer.