Jung Moves From TV Host to Arawd-Winning Actress

Aug/03/2023 / by Team Seema
Sanam Jung
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Juggling life as a busy mother and media personality can be difficult. Sanam Jung makes life in the public eye look easy as she transcends dramatic serials and TV appearances. She started her career as a VJ on Pakistan-based channels, Play TV and Geo Television. After completing her academic career, Jung moved into acting in drama serials. Since making her acting breakthrough in “Dil E Muztar”, she has split her time between dramatic roles and TV hosting duties.

The Biography of Sanam Jung

She was born in 1988 and has lived most of her life in Karachi, Pakistan. The actress and TV host began her career while studying for a Bachelor’s in Business Administration. She would move on to complete her Master’s at the University of Karachi ad the Institute of Business Management, Karachi. She did not begin her acting career until she had completed her studies.

News on Sanam Jung’s Career

The early stages of the career of her were spent as a VJ and model. She found fame as a VJ on several Pakistan-based TV stations. In 2w013, she leaped acting in TV drama serials. Her breakout role was her debut as Sila in “Dil e Muztar.” The show revolved around a love triangle between a man and two women. Jung was a success with the audience and won the Hum Award for Best Television Sensation Female. 2013 saw the arrival of a second TV serial starring Sanam Jung. The age of her when she appeared in “Muhabbat Subha Ka Sitara Hai.” The 23-episode romantic drama cemented her place in the hearts and minds of the Pakistan TV-watching public.

TV Hosting and Acting

She has a personality the public enjoys and decided to make the most of her skills. A role as co-host of a daytime morning chat show, “Jago Pakistan, Jago” showcased her personality and friendly nature. From 2014 onward, Sanam Jung appeared in four drama serials and three television films. Jung remained the host of “Jago Pakistan. Jago” from 2014 to 2016 when she took a leave of absence for the birth of her daughter. She returned to the show in 2017.

Returning to Acting

Her marriage to the pilot, Syed Abdul Qassam Jafri led to the birth of the couple’s first daughter, Alaya in 2016. She took a break from acting from 2016 to 2019, with her return coming in 2019s “Mein Na Janoo.” Appearances in dramatic roles followed, with Sanam Jung announced as the host of a new game show, “Akhri Khilari Kon?” produced by BOL Entertainment.


Where is Sanam Jung from?

She was born in Karachi, Pakistan in 1988. She has lived in the city most of her life.

For what is Sanam Jug known?

If you know about Sanam Jung, you know she is a popular TV broadcaster and actress.

When did Sanam Jung start her career?

She started her career as a VJ in 2008. Her first acting roles came in 2013, with “Dil e Muztar” and “Gher Aaye Mehmaan.”


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