Faysal Qureshi is one of the most versatile actor of Pakistan showbiz industry. His father was principal of Government City College, Hyderabad. Faisal attended early schooling in Lahore and graduated in graphic designing from National College of Arts. He started his career as a play writer with his brother Imran Qureshi. Faisal composed and pursue in assorted plays and then became a VJ by hosting a show Video Junction which was later hosted by Hadiqa Kiani in 1995. Faisal gained success by producing the sitcom Teen Bata Teen which was aired on PTV Home in 1990s. He then performed in many comedy-serials and stage shows including Ulta Seedha and Uski Suno Awaz which were aired on Geo Entertainment. Faisal has also directed many television commercials and music videos.
Faisal Qureshi was born on 26 October 1974 in Hyderabad, Sindh.
Dramas and Films of Faysal Qureshi
Qureshi began his career as a child artist and appeared in the plays Emergency Ward and Andhera Ujala for PTV. He made his film debut in the film ‘Saza’ which was released in 1992. He first played minor roles in television serials before landing his first lead role as Boota in ‘Boota from Toba Tek Singh’. He also judged some competition pageant Dum Hai Toh Entertain Kar and Nachle. Faisal also hosted the reality show Hero Banney Ki Tarang and the morning show Muskurati Morning on TV One Global along with Ayesha Khalid. Qureshi also played the lead role in the 2014 drama serial Bashar Momin which again proved how talented he is. Faisal Qureshi is known as one of the most versatile actors in Pakistan showbiz industry as he has played characters of all kinds with a wide spectrum and was voted the most popular TV actor of 2010.
Faysal Qureshi’s Mother, Wives and Children
Qureshi was born to Abid Qureshi and Afshan Qureshi who is also a very prominent TV actress from Lahore. It was due to the persistent stopover to TV sets with his mother that Qureshi was so fascinated to start a career in media. He was first married at the age of 18, but his marriage was unsuccessful and the couple was divorced 7 years later, despite having a 6 year old daughter.
At the age of 28 he got married again and once again that marriage was doomed and the couple got divorced after 2 years. He has a son with his second wife who now lives in the UK. He married third time at the beginning of 2010 to a girl named Sana and he has a girl from this marriage. Now Faisal Qureshi is living in Karachi with his mother, wife and his daughter Hanish Qurashi. Faisal has a good friendship with Aijaz Aslam and director Babar Javed. Faisal along with Aijaz Aslam paid tribute to former actor Moin Akhter(Late) on April 29, 2011 which was hugely acclaimed by the public.
Contacting Faysal Qureshi
Following are Faysal’s official social media profiles. If you want to talk or contact him, you can send him a message and who knows if you’re lucky enough, he message you back.
Some Pictures of Faysal Quresh with Wife Mother and Children