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Zeba Bakhtiar (Actress) Biography, Age, Husband, Children, Facts, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : November 5, 2019

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Short Biography

Zeba Bakhtiar was born on 05-11-1962 in Quetta in the state of Baluchistan, Pakistan. She is a Pakistani Film Actress, Television Actress, Television Director & Film Producer. She is known for her work in Bollywood, Lollywood movies and Urdu television series.

Zeba Bakhtiar Complete Bio & Career

Zeba Bakhtiar is a Pakistani actress as well as television director who made her Tv debut from the television play Anarkali in 1988. Afterwards, she moved to Bollywood to make her luck in Hindi films. Her first break in Hindi films was given by Randhir Kapoor who was making the film Henna along with his brother Rishi Kapoor as a male lead of the film. Despite that, he was searching for a fresh face that will play the character of Henna in the film. That was her first Bollywood film.

In the subsequent time, she was cast in many Bollywood films such as Mohabbat Ki Arzoo, Jai Vikraanta and Stuntman all these films were failed at the box office and declared as the unsuccessful films. In 1995, she appeared in the movie Sargam. For that film, she won the Nigar Awards for Best Actress.

After not attaining the success and looking hard to establish herself in Bollywood, she decided to return to Pakistan. From where she started her journey once again from the Pakistani cinema and in 1996, she was fortunate to get the major three projects in Lollywood. And she appeared as an actress in 1996, released films such as  Muqadama, Chief Sahib and Qaid. In 2001, she directed as well as acted in the film Babu, that film was flop badly. Her some of the notable work in the Pakistani plays such as Tansen, Laag, Muqaddas, Samjhauta Express, Be Imaan, Maa Aur Mamta, and Pehli See Mohabbat. She married to Pakistan as well as Bollywood renowned singer Adnan Sami, but their marriage could not last for a long time and they got divorced in 1997. Off late she has played mother's role in various Pakistani films. She was last seen in Pakistani film Bin Roye in which, she played the role of Saba's mother.

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Zeba Bakhtiar Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Zeba Bakhtiar was born to Yahya Bakhtiar (father) who was a bureaucrat in Quetta and Silvya Bakhtiar(mother). She has a sister named Saira Bakhtiar and 2 brothers named Dr. Karim Bakhtiar and Dr. Salim Bakhtiar. Zeba Bakhtiar is married to Sohail Khan Leghari. Before marriage with Sohail, she has divorced three times. She 1st married to Javed Jaffrey (1989-1990), 2nd Salman Valliani (1992) & 3rd Adnan Sami (1993-1997). With Adnan Sami, she has a son named Azaan Sami Khan.

Life's Important Dates Of Zeba Bakhtiar

Body Measurements

Breast Size 34
Waist Size 30
Hip Size 34
Body Figure 34-30-34
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Quetta, Balochistan
Nationality Pakistani
Religion Islam
Address Karachi, Sindh Province, Pakistan
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Travelling and Dancing
Marital Status Married
Debut Bollywood Film - Henna (1991)
Pakistani Film - Sargam (1995)
As a Producer of Pakistani Film - O21 (2014)
Best Movies Henna (1991), Stuntman (1994), Sargam (1995), Chief Sahib (1996), and Bin Roye (2015)
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/a
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Green
Favorite Player Shahid Afridi , Wasim Akram
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Actress Mahira Khan
Favorite Actor Fawad Khan
Favorite Singer Adnan Sami
Favorite Place Kashmir
Favorite Food Mutton Biryani

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Zeba Bakhtiar

  • She made her debut in Bollywood from the film Heena in 1991.
  • She was previously married to a renowned singer, music director and composer Adnan Sami.
  • She won the Nigar Award.for the film Sargam (1995).
  • Her father Yahya Bakhtiar.was a former attorney general of Pakistan.
  • Her notable and popular Pakistani plays in which she has worked such as Tansen, Laag, Muqaddas, Samjhauta Express, Be Imaan, Maa Aur Mamta, and Pehli See Mohabbat.

Zeba Bakhtiar Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

61 years, 3months, 18 days old age Zeba Bakhtiar will turn 62 on 05 November, 2024. Only 8 months, 12 days, 3 hours,1 minutes has left for her next birthday.

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