Mehwish Hayat is a 37 year old (as of the year 2020) Pakistan actress/model/singer. She has been an essential asset of the Pakistani entertainment industry since 2009. Since then, she has come a long way and the public is miffed by her beauty and extraordinary talent.
Mehwish was born on the 6th of January, 1983, which makes her a Capricorn. Well, she is a true Capricorn in every sense because she is hardworking, ambitious and great at what she does. Only 9 months left to her next birthday.
She was born in Karachi, Sindh, to a middle class Muslim family. She has done her graduation from University of Karachi and is to this day, extremely vocal about educating girls
Furthermore, her nickname is unknown and Mehwish Hayat is her real name.
Mehwish’s Physical Stats
Mehwish is a lady who truly stands tall! Her height is 173 in centimeters and 1.73 in meters. She is 5’8”. She is 56 kilograms in weight, and 123.46 in lbs. Her dress size is. Her body measurements are 34-25-35. She wears dress size is 4 (US) and her shoe size is 8 (US). We must say Mehwish has maintained her weight and fitness over the years and does not look a day over 30!
More about her physical features, her eyes are dark brown and her hair colour is light brown. Even though Mehwish loves to colour her hair temporarily, she is a natural beauty for sure.
Mehwish has three brothers who are elder than her and one sister who is younger than her. Therefore, she has grown around boys and does not seem to feel uncomfortable navigating the entertainment industry as she knows how to get along fine with both genders. Zeeshan is her eldest brother and he is a singer too. Her younger sister, called Afsheen is a singer as well. Her mother, Rukhsar Hayat, is a yesteryears actress. So you see talent runs in the family!
Her brother’s talent is also unmissable!
She debuted with the serial Man Jali which was followed by the drama serial in her kitty that was Mere Qatil Mere Dildar. Her character was also significant in Phir Chand Pe Dastak which made her become more noticed. Mirat-ul-Uroos took her to new heights soon. The director of the former drama casted her again in Kabhi Kabhi. Afterwards she signed Ishq Mein Teray, Kami Reh Gaee, Ru Baru, Unsuni and Dil Lagi.
Her first movie was “Insha Allah” which was way back in 2009 and since then she has navigated her way into the industry with films to the likes of Jawani Phir Nahi Ani, Actor In Law, Dho Dala: The Sin Washer, Punjab Nahi Jaungi, Load Wedding, 3 Bahadur: Rise of the Warriors and more. She recently starred in the much loved film Chhalawa.
She also did a stint in Coke Studio as she ventured into singing. See for yourself! She was a treat to the ears alongside Shiraz Uppal.
Mehwish’s Best Films and Dramas
Even though Mehwish has starred on the screen multiple times, these were her most MIND-BLOWING performances!
- Jawani Phir Nahi Ani (movie)
- Actor In Law (movie)
- Punjab Nahi Jaungi (movie)
- Ishq Wala Love (movie)
- Meray Watil (drama)
- Meray Dildar (drama)
Mehwish was loved after these performances even more than before!
Mehwish’s Awards and Nominations
These are the various nominations and wins that Mehwish has seen.
- Winner! Lux Style award of Best TV Actress for Mein (2013)
- Winner! Lux Style award of Best TV Actress for Kami Reh Gayi (2014)
- Nominated! Lux Style award of Best Film Actress for the movie Jawani Phir Nahi Ani (2016)
- Nominated! Lux Style award of Best Film Actress for the movie Actor In Law (2017)
- Nominated! Lux Style award of Best Film Actress for the movie Punjab Nahi Jaungi (2018)
- Nominated! Hum award of Best Drama Actress for the Drama Mere Qatil Mere Dildar (2013)
- Nominated! Award of Most Stylish Actress (2016)
- Winner! Pakistan Prestige Award of Best Film Actress for the movie Actor In Law (2017)
- Winner! International Pakistan Prestige Award of Best Film Actress for the movie Punjab Nahi Jaungi (2018)
Mehwish Hayat was also at position 9 in the list of Sexiest Asian Women in the World!
She was honoured by the Government of Pakistan with the Tamgha-e-Imtiaz in 2019.
Mehwish Hayat is the brand ambassador of WWF for Earth Day. Mehwish Hayat was the substance of the major international anti-terrorism campaign “This isn’t us”.
Mehwish received the Tamgha-e-Imtiaz but was labeled a manipulator by people who said she got this by keeping relations with top most officials. She responded, “Debate all you like whether you think I deserve the award. Everyone is entitled to their opinions. I respect that. However, I draw the line when my character is questioned. I’ve been called a tawaif, a slut, a whore & much more so often that it has stopped affecting me”.
She was also under fire for using abusive language in Pakistani webseries Enaaya. However she chose to be unresponsive and kept herself busy with work. YOU GO GIRL!
Mehwish’s Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of $3 million. We are not surprised as she earns a lot through her projects of singing, modeling and acting. She does multiple brand endorsements as well.
Mehwish does not have any known affairs that are updated in media. She keeps her personal life secretive. She has never been married either.
Mehwish’s Bollywood doppelganger is none other than the fit and gorgeous Nargis Fakhri! YES, she is famous as being a look-alike of the Bollywood Diva.
Mehwish Hayat’s Photoshop Fails
Mehwish Hayat has been trolled by people on the internet for some epic Photoshop fails. Although she remained unresponsive to this either, but you can still check out epic Photoshop fails of Mehwish Hayat and decide yourself.
Mehwish’s Fun Facts!
She Loves: Pets! She has a pet dog who she adores.
Her Favourite Singer: Atif Aslam!
Her Favourite Director: Nabeel Qureshi!
Favourite Food: Pakistani Omelette!
Favourite Actress: Mahira Khan!
Favourite Actor: Fawad Khan!
She does not smoke or drink.
Mehwish is active on social media and remains interactive with her followers. You can follow her on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.