Farah Shah

One of the veteran Pakistani actresses and models, Farah Shah, made her mark in the industry in 1999. The beautiful actress could not go unnoticed with her gorgeous looks, soft brown hair, and glamorous aura.

Personal Life:

The stunning actress was born on December 4, 1972, in Lahore. She graduated from a local college in Lahore. Her sparkling black eyes and confident and sensational personality made her shine on the silver screen. A fashionista, Farah is brand-conscious particularly when it comes to fragrances. Her favorite perfume is Fragile by Jean Paul Gaul Pier. She often hums to the tune of the classical hit Wise Men, by Elvis Presley. Her favorite holiday destination is Dubai.

Farah Shah gave some instant hit drama serials when she started acting. However, after initial work onscreen, she took a gap from work. Then she returned to the screen playing age-appropriate roles. Farah Shah proved her caliber both as the leading role and a supporting actress.


Farah Shah started her career as the host of the famous Lollywood show, Yehi to Hai Lollywood. She won the best host award for the program. After the successful screening of the show, offers started pouring in for the elegant girl. She had also modeled for various designers and magazines by then. Hence, it did not take too long for her to make her unforgettable debut on the silver screen in 1999. She played the lead role in the blockbuster drama serial, Boota From Toba Tek Singh. She paired with Faisal Qureshi. It was his debut serial as well. Both actors gained popularity from this show.

Boota from Toba Tek Singh farah shah

Farah Shah has been very selective in her work. She did as little as one or two serials in a year but all her appearances have been commendable. In 2000, she did two drama serials that aired on PTV. They were Chamak and Jeevan. Both serials were popular. Moving on to showcase her acting grit, she took on the challenging role of Zohra in the blockbuster drama serial Landa Bazar, written by the maestro Khalil-ur-Rehman.

Farah disappeared from the screen for about four years. In 2006, three of her plays aired on screen. Then she took a gap of 3 years, returning with Asif Raza Mir’s production, Barish ke Ansoo. Since then, she has resumed her acting journey, embracing different roles. She played negative roles in serials like Mohabbat Subh ka Sitara Hai, Abro, and Bandish. She was nominated for her performances in a negative role in the Hum Awards. Her most-loved performance to date remains her role as Naeema in the Suno Chanda series. After these performances.

Farah became a household name. She was also nominated for this performance for best actress in a comic role at the Pakistan International Screen Awards. Farah Shah also played her role in women’s empowerment by making an appearance in Angeline Malik’s social program, Inkaar Karo. She has always been vocal about educating and empowering women. Her choices of dramas also depict her social priorities and objectives.

Farah Shah Drama List:

  • Boota from Toba Tek Singh
  • Chamak
  • Jeevan
  • Dunya Dari
  • Landa Bazar
  • Mr. and Misses
  • Chashman
  • Partition Aik Safar
  • Barish Ke Ansoo
  • Khuda Aur Mohabbat
  • Sabz Qadam
  • Aseerzadi
  • Numm
  • Mohabbat Subh Ka Sitara Hai
  • Abro
  • Rishta Baraye Farokht
  • Mere Ajnabi
  • Toh Dil Ka Kia Hu0061
  • Tamasha
  • Kaisa Hai Naseeba
  • Suno Chanda
  • Suno Chanda 2
  • Bandish
  • Do Tola Pyar
  • Prem Gali


Farah Shah was last seen in Suno Chanda 2. Her fans are looking forward to seeing her in more series. She is not very active on social media. However, she interacts with her fans occasionally by sharing pictures at events such as Eid. Farah is a very hardworking and intelligent woman. A perfectionist by nature, she sometimes faces trouble. She realizes that she needs to be more accommodating, as people might not take things as meticulously as she does. A family-oriented person, she has always looked up to her sister, Lubna, as her most enduring source of inspiration. Farah is grateful to God and her fans for all the love and fame she has received in life.

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