Ahad Raza Mir is a Pakistani actor who recently made his Hollywood debut with the Netflix show. demonic resident. He played the role of Arjun Batra in the American action-horror television series.
demonic resident premiered on July 14, 2022. The show was created by Andrew Dabb for Netflix. It is based on the video game series of the same name by Capcom. Keep scrolling to learn more about Ahad Raza Mir’s personal and professional life.
Here’s everything you need to know about Ahad Raza Mir
Ahad Raza Mir was born on September 29, 1993 in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. He is the son of Asif Raza Mir, a veteran actor and producer in the Pakistani film and television industry. His paternal grandfather was a filmmaker who also served as cinematographer for the first Pakistani film, Teri Yaad (1948).
Mir went to High School for the Performing Arts and graduated from the University of Calgary with a Bachelor of Fine Arts. She started her career at the young age of 17 in the year 2010.
The 28-year-old began his acting career playing a small role in Hum TV’s romantic drama. Khamosiyan. He rehearsed the role of the son of Sania Saeed and Faisal Rehman on the show.
Ahad began his career performing on stage. He directed and donned the director’s cap in a couple of musicals and plays across Canada. At that time, he wanted to move to Toronto, but instead he returned to his birthplace Pakistan to be a part of movies and shows.
Ahad has worked in various shows.
Mir is a Pakistani actor best known for starring in the Urdu television series. He auditioned for MD Productions, the production company of Hum TV, in 2017 and landed the lead role in the show. Yaqin Ka Safar. He essayed the character of Dr. Asfandyar Ali Khan in the series.
Ahad rose to fame with the show. Yaqin Ka Safar. It got a lot of love and appreciation from the fans. She played a grieving brother as Dr. Asfand Yaar, alongside Sajal Aly and Hira Mani. He also participated in the social drama. Saami in the same year.
For his performance in Yaqin Ka Safar, Ahad took the Lux Style Award for Best Actor and won three Hum Awards, including the Hum Award for Best Actor. During an interview, Mir credited producer and filmmaker Momina Duraid for his success.
Ahad said: “Momina Duraid has followed my career closely for a long time. She was in Canada when she called me to offer me the part. The goal has been to make a film since I was very young, so I knew I had to pack my bags and come to Pakistan immediately.”
Ahad has expressed his thoughts on nepotism.
Ahad comes from an influential family of filmmakers, so it was highly inevitable that nepotism would enter the picture. In a media interaction, the Pakistani actor spilled the beans about nepotism.
At the time, Mir spoke about all the claims, saying, “People kept telling me that I was a star child, but I spent most of my time not knowing it. I was unconscious. I wanted people to take me, as an actor, very seriously. I am not a social media celebrity, I am not here to become famous; I am here to give Pakistan good film and television.”
Mir made his film debut in 2018
Ahad made his film debut in Haseeb Hassan’s military drama Parwaaz Hay Junoon, in the year 2018. He starred in the film alongside Hamza Ali Abbasi and Hania Amir. The film was released on the occasion of Eid al-Adha.
Mir took part in the film when Osman Khalid Butt dropped out of the project due to some professional commitments. He played the role of Flight Lieutenant Saad in the film.
A little about Ahad’s personal life
Ahad Raza Mir got engaged to actress Sajal Aly on June 6, 2019. The two got married in the year 2020. Ahad and Sajal got married in Abu Dhabi on March 14, 2020. The superstars’ wedding ceremony was in made a star studded affair.
In a media interaction, the Khel Khel Mein The actress spilled the beans about her marriage to Ahad Raza Mir. At the time, she said, “Ahad has talked about me a lot in his previous interviews but, in a way, I’m only doing it now.”
Aly went on to say, “It’s just that I rarely do interviews and I worry that if I’m asked about Ahad, I’ll end up talking and talking.” She also shared more information about her fairy tale romance.
Sajal talked about the couple proposal story and claimed that Ahad had asked for her hand in marriage on the sets of his drama. Aangan. He further added, “We had just gotten engaged when we started working on Aangan together. He proposed to me and I told him I needed to communicate with my family.”
the What does love have to do with it? The actress continued, “The next day, I got sick and Ahad’s mother came to take care of me for three days. My father was very surprised, but my sister told him that Ahad’s family was thinking of getting married.”
Aly concluded by saying, “Once I got better, Ahad’s parents came to Lahore, they met my family and we got engaged. Later I asked Ahad why he was in such a hurry to get engaged. He told me that he was afraid that if he didn’t ask me to marry him, he would lose me and I would marry someone else”.
Sajal and Ahad’s fairytale romance came to an end this year. The two officially announced their divorce in March 2022. They also unfollowed each other on the social media platform Instagram.
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