Iqra Aziz Wiki, Age, Biography, Height, Boyfriend, Family, Images, And More

Iqra Aziz Wiki, Age, Biography, Height, Boyfriend, Family, Images, And More

Iqra Aziz Hussain (born November 24, 1997) is a Pakistani television actress who primarily works in Urdu. She made her acting debut in 2014, playing Shanzey in Kissey Apna Kahein. Aziz is best known for her performance as Ajiya in Momina Duraid's comedy Suno Chanda (2018), for which she received critical acclaim and won several awards, including the Lux Style Awards and the Hum Awards for Best Actress.

Citrus Talent Agency chose Aziz after he auditioned as a television commercial model. Muqaddas, a 2015 romantic drama series, gave her her first lead role. As a result, she is well-known for her main roles in shows such as Choti Si Zindagi (2016), Qurban (2018), Suno Chanda (2018), Tabeer (2018), Ranjha Ranjha Kardi (2018), and Jhooti (2018). (2020). Aziz was most recently seen in Geo TV's romantic drama Khuda Aur Muhabbat 3 as Mahi Shah, opposite Feroze Khan (2021).

Early years

Aziz was born in Karachi on November 24, 1997. In interviews, she discussed her mother's difficulties as a single parent. Iqra finished college while working, but she eventually dropped out to focus on acting. In 2018, she stated that she intended to return to school in the coming years.


Aziz began her career when she was 14 years old. She dabbled in acting with the assistance of her older sister. She first auditioned as a television commercial model and was chosen by Citrus Talent Agency. Aziz is still appearing in television commercials today. Momina Duraid, Hum TV's co-producer, later noticed her and offered her a role in her series Kissey Apna Kahein. She appeared in the series alongside Arij Fatyma, Danish Taimoor, Shabbir Jan, and other senior actors.

She continued her acting career by starring in another Hum TV drama series, Muqaddas, based on Adeel Razzak's novel of the same name. The series proved to be her breakthrough, and she received the Hum Award for Best Female Television Sensation. The series was also met with mixed reactions and nominated for Best Television Play at the annual Lux Style Awards. In the same year, she played a supporting role in Ilyas Kashmiri's Mol.

She was seen in the lead roles in Socha Na Tha and Deewana in 2016. In the latter, she portrayed Mehar Sultana (Mehru), who befriends and eventually falls in love with the mischievous but loving Jinn Falak (Shehroz Sabzwari). Aziz went on to play Marina Zaman's supporting role in Ahmed Bhatti's directorial Kisay Chahoon, as well as Mannat Chaudhary in Laaj. In Choti Si Zindagi, her on-screen chemistry with Shehzad Sheikh was praised, and both received nominations for Best Onscreen Couple. Her performance in the series also earned her a nomination for Best Actress at the Hum Awards.

Aziz then starred in Gustakh Ishq alongside Zahid Ahmed and appeared as a guest in the 2017 series Dil-e-Jaanam. She appeared in Ghairat (a series based on Honour Killing) with Syed Jibran and Muneeb Butt, as well as the romantic drama Khamoshi with Zara Noor Abbas, Affan Waheed, and Bilal Khan. The latter was a critical and commercial success. Aziz portrayed Naeema, an arrogant, greedy, and career-driven girl, in Khamoshi. Her performance as the antagonist was praised. "The way she has portrayed Naeema's character so well that you can't help but hate her," wrote a Mangobaaz reviewer. On Hum TV's Bridal Couture Week, Aziz walked the runway for designer Aisha Farid's collection Crystalline. She finished filming the Urdu music video "O Jaana" with Hamza Malik and Rahat Fateh Ali Khan in early January 2018, and it was released in July 2018. and made a cameo in Asim Azhar's music video "Jo Tu Na Mila."

The following year, Aziz worked again with Shehzad Sheikh (along with Bilal Abbas Khan and Omair Rana) in Idream Entertainment's Qurban. She played Heer, a bubbly and bright girl from a wealthy family, and was seen in a love triangle with Sheikh and Khan. She played Ajiya Nazakat (Jiya) in Suno Chanda, a limited series that aired during Ramadan 2018. She was cast alongside Farhan Saeed. Aziz and Saeed's on-screen chemistry was praised. The show received mixed reviews, and she was nominated for Best Television Actress at the Lux Style Awards. Aziz stated in an interview that she was overwhelmed and did not expect the series to be such a huge success. She portrayed Tabeer in Hum TV's Tabeer. According to Ahmed Sarym of The Express Tribune, "Aziz has already proven her mettle through a wide range of characters from the exuberant Jiya to a vampish Naeema in Khamoshi and the titular character of Tabeer at such a young age."

She later made an appearance in Faiza Iftikhar's Ranjha Ranjha Kardi. Critics praised her performance as Noori, a member of the Untouchables' lower cast. The News International's Buraq Shabbir stated, "Popularly known as the feisty Jia from Suno Chanda and now the equally fiery Noori in Ranjha Ranjha Kardi, has spark." Her other credits include the second season of Suno Chanda, directed by Ahson Talish and produced by MD Productions. Hum TV aired it in 2019.

Other work and media representation

Iqra has also appeared as a guest on television shows and talk shows. In 2015, she made her first guest appearance in Jago Pakistan Jago. She appeared as a guest on The After Moon Show, a comedy-talk show, and Tonite with HSY in 2018. Aziz made headlines in May 2018 after allegedly breaching his contract with Citrus talent. According to Fahad Hussain, Head of Citrus Talent, Aziz violated an agreement that required him to only work on projects approved by the talent agency. Despite being reminded of the first contract, she has signed a new contract and is working with another public relations firm. According to Aziz, "Fahad never provided her with a copy of the agreement that she breached and used to delay her rightful payments for many months." Later, their lawyers settled the dispute, and both stated,

"We'd like to thank our lawyers for mediating and resolving our issues, which arose as a result of miscommunication and misunderstandings." We have also mutually agreed to continue working together in the future. So, guys, we're back with a vengeance!!! ”

She won the Hum TV Style Awards' Most Stylish TV Actor Award in September 2018. She also appeared on the Hum Style Awards with Farhan Saeed. She is an ambassador for several brands, including 7up, Nestle, Cadbury, and National Foods. She collaborated with model Hasnain Lehri to launch OPPO's A7 in Pakistan in November 2018. She was also the company's brand ambassador. She was named to Eastern Eye's Top 50 Sexiest Asian Women List and Google Pakistan's most searched people in 2018. Following the success of Ranjha Ranjha Kardi and Suno Chanda, The News International cited her as playing an inspirational female character on Pakistani television. In July 2019, a controversy erupted following the release of photos from Iqra's holiday in Thailand in 2018, in which she was dressed in beach-styled minimal clothing. The photos drew criticism on social media, and her sister, Sidra Aziz, took to Twitter to express her displeasure with the comments.

Private life

Aziz publicly announced his engagement to Yasir Hussain on July 7, 2019, at the 18th Lux Style Awards. She married Yasir Hussain on the 28th of December, 2019. Aziz gave birth to their son in July 2021.


2014Kissey Apna KaheinShanzeyMain role
2016Socha Na ThaShafaq
DeewanaMehr Sultana
Kisay ChahoonMarina Zaman
Choti Si ZindagiAmeena
2017Gustakh IshqNajaf
KhamoshiNaeema SabirNegative lead
2018QurbanHeerMain role
Suno ChandaAjiya "Jiya" Nazakat
Ranjha Ranjha KardiNoor "Noori" Bano
2019Suno Chanda 2Ajiya "Jiya" Arsal Ali
JhootiNirmaNegative lead
2021Raqeeb SeAmeeraMain role
Khuda Aur Muhabbat 3Mahi Kazim Shah

Other appearance

2017JudaiZunaira (Zuni)Telefilm
Dil-e-JaanamSamiraCameo appearance
2022Aik Thi LailaLailaMini series[55]

Music videos

2018"O Jaana"Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Hamza Malik
2018"Jo Tu Na Mila"Asim Azhar
2021"Mera Jora"Zeb Bangash

Awards and nominations

20164th Hum AwardsBest Television Sensation FemaleMolWon
Best Supporting ActressNominated
20175th Hum AwardsBest Actress PopularChoti Si ZindagiNominated
Best On-screen Couple along with Shehzad SheikhNominated
2018Hum Style AwardsMost Stylish TV ActressNoneWon
2019Lux Style AwardsBest Television Actress – (Viewers' Choice)Suno ChandaWon
Best Television Actress – (Critics' Choice)Won
Hum AwardsBest Actress (Popular)Won
IPPA AwardsBest Television Actress (Jury)Won
Hum AwardsBest On-Screen Couple along with Farhan Saeed(Popular)Won
Best ActressTabeerNominated
Best on-screen Couple along with Shehzad SheikhNominated
2020Hum Style AwardsMost Stylish TV ActressRanjha Ranjha KardiNominated
Pakistan International Screen AwardsBest Television ActressNominated
19th Lux Style AwardsBest Actress (Critics' Choice)Won
20228th Hum AwardsBest Actress PopularRaqeeb SeNominated
Best Actress JuryWon
21st Lux Style AwardsBest Actress – (Critics' Choice)Nominated
NicknameIqra اقرا عزیز
Profession(s)Actress, Model
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 145 cm
in meters- 1.45 m
in feet inches- 4’ 9”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 50 kg
in pounds- 110 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.)34-26-34
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
DebutTV: Kissey Apna Kahein, Actress (2014)
Awards, Honours, Achievements• Hum Awards for the Best Television Sensation (2016)
• Hum Style Awards for the Most Stylish Television Actress (2018)

Lux Style Awards (2019)

• Best Television Actress - Viewers
• Best Television Actress - Critics
Personal Life
Date of Birth24 November 1997 (Monday)
Age (as in 2022)25 Years
BirthplaceKarachi, Sindh, Pakistan
Zodiac signSagittarius
College/UniversityUniversity of Karachi
Educational QualificationB.Com
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
HobbiesTravelling, Listening to Music
Controversies• She faced cyberbullying after posting her beach pictures on social media.
• She was slammed by people for PDA when Yasir Hussain (her boyfriend) proposed her at the event of LUX Awards 2019.
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
ParentsFather- Late Abdul Aziz
Mother- Aasiya Aziz (First female Careem driver in Karachi)
SiblingsSister- Sidra Aziz (Software Engineer)
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodBiryani
Favourite Actor(s)Fawad Khan, Shehzad Sheikh
Favourite ActressMahira Khan
Favourite DestinationParis
Favourite PerfumeChannel
Favourite RestaurantStarsclub in Karachi
Money Factor
Net WorthNot Known

Some Lesser Known Facts About Iqra Aziz

  • Iqra Aziz is a popular Pakistani TV actress and model.
  • Her father died due to a heart attack when she was too young. Her mother had to struggle a lot to raise two daughters, Iqra and Sidra.
  • Her sister encouraged her to join the TV industry, and soon, the talent agency Citrus selected her for the TV commercials. She did many TV commercials after that.
  • Soon, Momina Duraid (co-producer of Hum TV), noticed her and selected her for the drama ‘Kissey Apna Kahein’.
  • For her breakthrough performances in acting, she has received many awards. She is also considered one of the most stylish actresses and has received many awards for the same.
  • In 2018, she appeared in two music videos ‘O Jaana’ by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan and Hamza Malik and ‘Jo Tu Na Mila’ by Asim Azhar.
  • She was critically acclaimed for the drama ‘Suno Chanda’ and bagged awards for the Best Actress, 2019 for her performance in the drama.
  • Yasir Hussain, her long-time boyfriend, proposed her in one of the most romantic ways at the Lux Awards 2019. He bent down on his knees in front of all the celebs present at the event. Iqra accepted his proposal and thereafter they got engaged.​​​​​​​

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