Who Is Sanam Saeed

Aug/02/2023 / by Team Seema
Image credits: Wikimedia Commons

Sanam Saeed is a Pakistani singer, actress, and former model known for appearing in Urdu films and television. The following biography of Sanam Saeed contains more information, like the age of Sanam Saeed, career, and personal life.

Early Life And Education

Sanam Saeed was born in London, United Kingdom, on 2nd February 1985. Saeed and her mother, Parween Mody Saeed, later moved to Pakistan when she was six.

She attended Bay View High School for her O-levels and later joined L’Ecole College in Karachi for her A-levels. Even with her excellent grades in school, Saeed did not have dreams of becoming a doctor or engineer like other kids.


Sanam Saeed started modelling when she was 16 years old. She later quit the career and, in an interview, she said it was because, for the first time in her life, she was conscious about how her body looked.

She made her television screen debut in 2010 in the ARY digital series ‘Daam’ alongside Sanam Baloch and Aamina Sheikh. The following year, she played the lead character in ‘Mera Naseeb,’ a television series aired on Hum TV alongside Imran Abbas Naqvi, Imran Aslam, and Syra Yousuf.

She followed that with a role in ‘Meta-e-Jaan Hai Tu’ and a romantic drama called ‘Zindagi Gulzar Hai.’ Her role in ‘Zindagi Gulzar Hai’ opposite Fawad Khan gave the movie so much popularity, making it a major commercial success and earning her three Best Actress awards.

She later appeared in ‘Talkhiyan,’ a drama that generally received positive reviews and continued strengthening Saeed’s career. She also got leading roles in other television series like Hum TV ‘Diyar-el-Dil,’ ARY Digital ‘Shukk,’ Geo TV ‘Ek Kasak Reh Gaye,’ and Hum TV ‘Dil Banjaara.’

Sanam Saeed debuted in Lollywood in 2016 when she appeared in ‘Bachaana,’ a romantic thriller alongside Mohib Mirza. In the same year, she appeared in ‘Mah-e-Meer’ alongside Iman Ali and Fahad Mustafa. She described her role in the film as her initial glamorous role.

She also appeared in ‘Rahm’ and ‘Dobara Phir Se’ the same year. Her role in ‘Dobara Phir Se’ earned her the 16th Lux Style Award for best supporting actress.

Saeed has also worked with made for Stage Productions and featured in their plays like ‘Mamma Mia,’ ‘Chicago,’ ‘Dhaani,’ ‘Carnage,’ and ‘Grease.’ She was also on Coke Studio Pakistani season three, where she was a background vocalist for Meesha Shafi and Arif Lohar for the song ‘Alif Allah.’

Fun Facts About Sanam Saeed

  • She loves watching movies, partying with friends, and watching movies
  • She has black hair and eyes
  • She is approximately 175 cm tall and weighs about 120 pounds


Is Sanam Saeed married?

Saeed married Farhan Hassa, a childhood friend and banker, on 2nd January 2015. However, in 2018, news on Sanam Saeed and her husband’s divorce spread over the media and the internet.

When did Sanam Saeed start her career?

She started modelling in 2001 and her acting career in 2010.

Where is Sanam Saeed from?

Saeed was born in England but stays in Pakistani.


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