Amna Ilyas Steps From the Catwalk to the Big Screen

Aug/03/2023 / by Team Seema
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The model and actress, Amna Ilyas, is part of a modeling dynasty. Her sisters, Uzma and Salma, are two of the top models in the world. It appeared Amna Ilyas would follow her sisters into the modeling sector. However, a passion for acting led Amna to the screens of TV and film enthusiasts in South Asia.

The Biography of Amna Ilyas

The age of her remains a mystery, with her date of birth being between 1990 and 1992. What we do know about her is that she was born in Karachi, Pakistan as part of a family destined to become models. Her older sisters, Uzma and Salma remain two of the top models of South Asian descent. Despite winning several awards as a model in 2010 and 2011, she decided to move into acting in 2013.

News on Amna Ilyas The Actor

The acting career of her took off as soon as she decided to move onto the silver screen. The Pakistan-born actress was chosen to play the role of Rubina in 2013s, “Zinda Bhaag.” The role caught the eye of critics and audiences, with the ARY Film Award for Best Actress given to Ilyas. The actress was nominated for many awards for her role in the movie.

She went on to appear in a string of films and TV dramas. In 20o14, she made her TV debut in “Janam Jali.” In the same year, she appeared in three drama serials. The following year brought a return to the big screen in the form of two movies. In 2019, we learned more about her when she appeared alongside Meera in the drama, “Baaji.” The bold story and performances made the movie an audience favorite. Her role in “Baaji” and other unconventional productions has given her a strong following among movie fans.


Is Amna Ilyas married?

It is thought she married the director, Dewar Mehmood, in September 2020. She guards her privacy and has yet to confirm or deny the marriage rumors.

When did Amna Ilyas start her career?

She began modeling in the late-2000s before switching to acting in 2013.

Where is Amna Ilyas now?

She has three movies in post-production from 2020. She is willing to wait for the right script to come along before committing to a project.


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