The Girl of Which We Want More: Iqra Aziz

Jul/30/2023 / by Team Seema
Iqra Aziz
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Early Life and Career

Long before Iqra Aziz was the star that we all know and love she was a little girl with big dreams and budding talent. Iqra Aziz was born November 24th, 1997, in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. This makes the age of Iqra Aziz to be 24 years old. She grew up with a single mother. Iqra has spoken about all her mother struggled with as she raised her and her sister. Fans were surprised when Iqra stated in a private TV interview: “my mother didn’t like me at the time of birth because I was underweight,” even though she did go on to state that she grew to be her mother’s favorite. Iqra was a smart student who worked hard at her studies, while also nurturing her interests and talents in the dramatic arts.

At the age of 14, the autobiography of Iqra Aziz would write a new chapter when she began her career. With the help of her older sister, she received an audition with talent agency Citrus. When learning about Iqra Aziz Hum TV’s co producer Momina Duraid offered Iqra a role in the series Kissey Apna Kahein. She followed this role with a leading role in another series “Muqaddas.” Iqra Aziz continued to pick up roles and gain recognition, acting in a variety of programs and commercials. In 2016, she took on a leading role in Socha Na Tha and Deewana.” Iqra continued to act in various roles, winning nominations for best actress and enthralling audiences everywhere with her passionate performances.

Iqra Aziz was well-known and loved by 2018 when she branched out into yet another career field. This happened when she walked the runway for Aisha Farid’s collection Crystalline for Hum TV’s Bridal Week. In 2018, she also appeared in music videos, such as the video for “O Jaana” where she acted alongside talented star Hamza Malik as well as Rahat Fateh Ali Khan. Iqra had continued to impress both viewers and reviewers alike. After she portrayed Tabeer for HUM TV and their production of “Tabeer,” a writer with The Express Tribune had this to say, “At such a young age, 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”. Iqra continued to work on countless projects until she married. Sometimes in 2019 she took a break from show business and in 2021, she gave birth to their son.

Life Continued

She is now preparing for her return to television. The star took some time off in 2019 and after nearly five years, she’s ready to be in the limelight again. She married Yasir Hussain on 28 December 2019. Then In July of 2021, she gave birth to their son. She is now ready to return to show business and will be doing so with the project titled “Aik Thi Laila.” Fans are excited for the return, as the star had gained quite a fan base before taking her short leave years ago. It’s no secret that the talent of Iqra Aziz is unmeasurable and that it’s likely we’ll see more news on Iqra Aziz again.

FAQ’s About Iqra Aziz

Where is Iqra Aziz from?

She is from Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.

When did Iqra Aiz start her career?

Iqra started her career in 2014.

Is Iqra Aziz married?

Iqra is married. She married Yasir Hussain on 28 December 2019.


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