Pakistan’s showbiz industry is teeming with promising talent. Many of the country’s stars have appeared on the big screen in local cinemas due to their outstanding acting. We’ve seen a few collaborations between Pakistani and Indian cinema over the years. While it may be true, have you ever wondered if Pakistani stars collaborate with Hollywood? If so, you might find some very interesting surprises here. Let’s talk about 5 Pakistani Actors From Hollywood Movies You May Not Know.
Pakistani actors in Hollywood
This magnificent actor does not need to be introduced. Adnan Siddique has never failed to inspire fans around the world with his acting skills. Not many people may know it, but Adnan also worked in Hollywood alongside Angelina Jolie and other actors including Sajid Hasan and Aly Khan in the movie “A Mighty Heart”. The film was released in 2007.
Faran Tahir is the brother of actor Ali Tahir and the son of Naeem Tahir. While Naeem Tahir and his son Ali Tahir made successful acting careers in the local showbiz industry, Faran Tahir moved to America to pursue his acting career in Hollywood. The actor has worked in many Hollywood films with worldwide success. His famous films include Escape Plan, The Jungle Book, Iron Man, and Star Trek.
When it comes to beauty without aging, Mahnoor Baloch takes the lead. She is a versatile senior television and film actress in the Pakistani showbiz industry. Not many people may know, but the glamorous actor also worked in Hollywood in 2013. Mahnoor Baloch appeared alongside Faran Tahir in the Hollywood film “Torn”.
Iqbal has an actor profile similar to that of Faran Tahir. Although originally from Pakistan, Iqbal Theba has worked in several Hollywood films over the years. Some of his famous Hollywood works include Transformers, Blind Dating, Glee (TV show), and Playing for Keeps.
Pakistani rockstar music sensation Meesha Shafi tried her luck playing on the big screen in Pakistan as well as Hollywood. She received a lot of praise for her role in films by audiences. You may not know it, but Meesha Shafi worked in the Hollywood film “The Reluctant Fundamentalist” – a film based on a book written by Mohsin Hamid in 2012.
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