Saleem Sheikh is a veteran actor and producer of the Pakistani Media Industry. He has been a part of multitudinous drama serials and films as a major part of his family is involved in the Pakistani show business in one way or another, Shiekh has thespian roots. He continues to be an active participant and keen contributor in the industry.
Age and Family Background of Saleem Sheikh
Saleem Sheikh was born on 15th March 1967 (Age: 50 Years as of 2017) in Rawalpindi. He is the youngest son of Sheikh Rehmatullah and the brother of Javed Shiekh; another prominent personality of the media industry.
Being the brother-in-law of renowned television actor Behroze Sabzawari, Sheikh’s position in the television and film fraternity is further strengthened. His two nephews Shahzad Sheikh, Shehroz Sabzwari and one niece Momal Sheikh are the family’s next generation of superstars and can be seen in dramas and films.
Saleem Sheikh Early Life
Coming from a family that encouraged and supported professional acting, Sheikh starred in many children’s plays. This deepened his interest in the performing arts and he grew up to pursue it as a career.
Saleem Sheikh Dramas
After acting in multiple children’s plays as a child artist, Saleem made his on-screen debut as an adult in 1989, in a play called “Sunehry Din”, aired on PTV. Some of his most notable works include, “Paranda”, “Punkh”, “Yeh Rah Mushkil Nahi”, “Makan”, “Anokha Ladla (2011-2013)”, “Maan” and “Laaj”
Saleem Sheikh Films
In 1992, Saleem debuted on the big screen, in the movie, “Muhabbat K Saudagar”. He has also starred in the movies, “Qasam”, “Chief Saab”, “Sangam”, “Aik Aur Love Story”, “Yeh Dil Aapka Hua” and “Khulay Aasmaan K Neechay”.
Saleem Sheikh Awards and Nominations
Saleem has won the Bolan Award for his role in “Chief Saab”, The Nigar Award for Best Supporting Actor in “Yeh Dil Aapka Hua”, and the PTV Award for Best Supporting Actor in “Dil Behkay Ga”.
Family of Saleem Sheikh
Saleem was married to Nausheen Sheikh in 1999. The couple is lead a content life along with their daughters and extended family.
Contacting Saleem Sheikh
Some Pictures of Saleem Sheikh