Maham Aamir, also known as Maham Amir, Daily Times is a Pakistani actress and host. She is known for her role as Sulaeha in the Pakistani drama ‘Saaya’ (2018) and as Inspector Rukaiyya in ‘Aik Thi Laila’ (2022).
Maham Amir was born on Wednesday, 26 December 1990 (age 33 years; as of 2023) in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn. She completed her formal education in Karachi and then pursued a career in acting.
Height (approx.): 5′ 6″
Weight (approx.): 55 kg
Hair Colour: Brown
Eye Colour: Black
Body Measurements (approx.): 34-30-32
Maham belongs to a Muslim family in Karachi.
Parents & Siblings
Her mother’s name is Rehana Aamir. There is not much information about Maham’s father; he died in 2009.
Maham has a younger brother named Taimoor Aamir.
Husband & Children
Maham got married to Faizan Sheikh in January 2018. Faizan is an actor in the Pakistani entertainment industry.
Together the couple has a daughter named Hadiya, born in 2021.
The famous Pakistani actress, Parveen Akbar, is the mother-in-law of Maham, while Rabya Kulsoom, another actress from Pakistan, is her sister-in-law. Rehan Nazim, a Pakistani singer and actor is Maham’s brother-in-law.
Maham and Faizan were dating before they got married in 2018. They first met during a play and then worked together on some ads and TV shows.
Maham is a follower of Islam.
Maham was nine months old when she appeared in her first commercial. Later, she joined the theatre to learn acting and appeared in many popular plays.
On 8 June 2011, Maham made her debut as a host on ‘Salam Sindh’ on Sindh TV. The program was in the Sindhi language and specifically designed for the Sindhi audience. Many Sindhi celebrities, including actors, singers, and artists, appeared in the show and shared their life experiences and more.
In 2014, Maham made her acting debut with the Urdu-language TV show ‘Doosri Biwi’ in which she appeared in a supporting role of Fouzia. She appeared in many popular Pakistani dramas including ‘Unsuni’ (2015), ‘Teri Meri Jodi’ (2015-16), ‘Babul Ka Angna’ (2016), and ‘Roshni’ (2016). In ‘Roshni,’ she played the titular role which was based on the theme of women empowerment. The News International
In 2017, Maham appeared as Noshi in the sitcom ‘Ready Steady Go.’ Her performance in the show was highly praised by critics. Notably, her husband, Faizan Sheikh, and her mother-in-law, Parveen Akbar, also had significant roles in the show. The show’s first season, which aired from 2017 to 2020, comprised 428 episodes. A second season of the show was announced in 2020, consisting of 35 episodes that aired from February to September in the same year.
In 2018, she essayed the role of Sauleha in the TV show ‘Saaya’ which premiered on Geo Entertainment. Her husband, Faizan, also played an important role in the show.
In 2022, she appeared in the role of a police inspector, Rukaiyya, in the TV show ‘Aik Thi Laila.’
In 2020, Maham made her OTT debut with the web series ‘Ayesha’ in which she essayed the role of Sasha.
In 2021, Maham appeared as Alia in the short film ‘Akeli’ which was a psychological thriller film.
- In 2018, she was a contestant in ‘Madventures’ season 3, a reality show, which was adapted from the American reality show Fear Factor. She got eliminated at the end of the show and missed the chance to win it.
- Maham loves to dance and travel.
- She loves animals and has a dog named Fluffy.