Mikaal Zulfikar was born on September 5, 1982 in London, England as Mikaal Zulfiqar. He is an actor, known for Baby (2015), Shoot on Sight (2007) and Diyar-e-Dil (2015).
Shayan Khan Farooqi, known professionally as Shayan Khan, is an American Entrepreneur, Model, Actor, Entertainer and Producer. Khan was awarded the title of Mr. Pakistan World in 2013, and has finished the filming of his first feature film Na Band Na Baarati, in Toronto, Canada on October 17, 2016.
Khan is a successful entrepreneur, model, actor and producer based out of California, United States. Khan owns large stakes in several software firms, travel-centers, oil/gas, grocery, food & beverage, equipment leasing, venture capital, construction, manufacturing, real-estate, and media production companies. In addition to his own business ventures, Khan is an heir to large trust funds with holdings internationally.
Khan is a self made entrepreneur who owns several software firms heavily involved in the automation industry creating and developing Apps, Block-Chain Technology, Data Base Automation Products, Unity 3D Art/Animation content, and various other software related products for licensing and sale.
Khan also owns large stakes in several software firms, travel-centers, oil/gas, grocery, food & beverage, equipment leasing, venture capital firms, construction, manufacturing, real-estate, and media production companies. In addition to his own business ventures Khan is an heir to large trust funds with holdings Internationally.
In 2012, Khan attended Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute, in Los Angeles, California. And then started creating corporate videos and commercials. Finally, in 2016 taking a leap forward into the film industry. Khan completed filming of his first full feature film, Na Band Na Baarati, on 17 October 2016, in Toronto, Canada. Film is set to release internationally in December 2017
A trained multilingual, multifaceted and experienced, professional creative powerhouse of an Actor/Director & Producer. He was born in Karachi, Pakistan and he now lives in Toronto, Canada where he went to Film School and Drama school and started his career again from scratch. Hailing from a family of Creative juggernauts (Actors and Directors-Rahat Kazmi & Sahira Kazmi, sister Nida Kazmi and Grandfather Bollywood actor Shyam) it is inherent within him. He says ``It was like growing up in a warm, fuzzy and loving film school!`` He lived it, loved it, imbibed it and has put it to good use since. He has been working successfully both on and off camera, in the industry in Pakistan, India, Canada & USA for 17 years in the creative fields of theater, television & film. Working on projects from conception to completion is his strong suit. Ali has a penchant for languages and can speak English, Urdu, Hindi ,Punjabi, Persian, Pashto/Dari, French(basic) and Arabic. He has amassed a portfolio, peppered with multi-layered diverse characters.
He believes that ``One cannot portray life on screen if one has not lived it!`` He is a marathoner, triathlete, certified scuba diver. adventurer, traveller & dreamer. He shows no signs of stopping and his journey has just begun.
Forever the performer he started his career at the age of 1 and has never looked back since. He was in a national song directed by his mother, veteran director Sahira Kazmi, called ``Vattan ki mitti`` loosely translated ``The beloved earth of my Country.`` At a young age when kids want to be cowboys, doctors, engineers or astronauts, Ali always gravitated towards being an actor. He started to model, dance and Act professionally by the age of 14. Life and love brought him to Toronto, Canada and within a few short years with a lot of hard work, grit, positivity and perseverance he is now a sought after actor of stage and screen. At 1, From waving the Pakistani flag on his father's shoulders, now a doting father himself, he can now be seen waving a gun in his latest gangster flick, acclaimed director Deepa Mehta's upcoming ``Beeba Boys.`` Set to release in TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival) 2015.
Aside from acting and hosting he keeps his creative juices flowing, working as a Freelance Creative Consultant for Publicis, Maclaren McCan, Balmoral Communications Inc. and Focus Communications Inc. Host/Producer with Ary Digital Canada and TV One Canada. He started and heads the South Asian division as Director/Producer with China Syndrome Productions Inc. & Blue Ocean Ethnic Productions (a subsidiary of China syndrome productions inc.) and has produced & directed various successful Multicultural Projects, commercials, documentaries and videos for many reputed clients and organizations such as GM, United way, Brampton Multicultural Centre, Alzheimer's Society of Ontario, Nissan, Clorox,Brita,Nestle-quality street, Loblaws, Bell, rogers, Western union, Campbells, Scotiabank, TD, Marineland to name a few.
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You just have to believe!Then and only then will the magic happen!
``All you need is love`` - Lennon-Mcartney
``They may say i'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one`` -John Lennon
``The World is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper.``- WB Yeats - Viva la film, Viva la creativity
``Shakespeare said it best in 'As you like it': ``All the world's a stage and all the men and women merely players; they have their exits and entrances, and one man in his time plays many parts.`` ``In this life, it does not matter what part you play, as long as you play it well!`` - Ali Kazmi
Komal Farooqi - I had the opportunity to play the role in movie. I was very excited and was so lucky to be surrounded by such talented actors while filming the movie. Throughout my life I have always taken on activities that allow me to project myself and my character in front of an audience, social event or on camera. Currently exploring my options in my field, Marketing and Public Relations.
Mehmood Akthar is a television and film actor from Pakistan. He appeared in many dramas and sitcoms.He is well known for his versatile acting skills. He has Also appeared in international films. Mehmood Has a vast experience in direction and production.
Saram Jaffery is an Actor/Entertainer currently residing in Toronto, Ontario, Canada but originates from Lahore, Pakistan. Saram had love for films and acting since a very young age and had always wanted to pursue acting as a career. He has appeared as a child star in early 90's in a TV Serial produced by Pakistan Television Network and has also appeared recently in the famous Pakistani TV Show Mazaaqraat on Dunya TV. Saram also has one Indie feature film to his credit. He is making his commercial debut in feature films through 'Na Band Na Barati;.
Zuhair Jaffery is a veteran Pakistani Television & Stage actor originating from Lahore, Pakistan, currently residing in Toronto, Canada. He has appeared in many famous Television Series produced by Pakistan Television Network (PTV) in the 80s and 90s including Ainak Wala Jinn, Alif Laila, Zameen, Chalte Chalte, Ufaq to name a few.