Hajra Yamin

Hajra Yamin is a rare beauty who has defied all the conventional standards of the “leading heroine”. With a package of sheer talent, confidence, and stunning looks, Hajra plays the game by her rules. Donning her long, black, locks of curly hair, Hajra gave a new definition to be “picture-perfect”.


She chooses her projects and roles that match her ideology. She believes that art is a medium not only to express oneself but also to communicate with society. No wonder Hajra has contributed to numerous power-packed projects. Let us get to know more about this immensely endowed Pakistani actress.

Personal Life:

hajra yamin personal life

Hajra Yamin was born on 19th July 1994 in Rawalpindi. She did her college at Roots College International. She completed her master’s degree in Communications and Media Studies from Fatima Jinnah Women’s University of Rawalpindi.

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Born to an average Pakistani family, it is no surprise that Hajra’s parents had reservations about her choice of joining the media industry. What worried her parents the most was the idea of their daughter living alone in Karachi. In one of her interviews, Hajra reveals her struggle as she walked along the path without any substantial support from her family. However, as she reflects on the past events, she empathizes with her parents for their apprehensions for indeed it was very difficult living alone in a new city. Hajra belongs to a progressive family. She has four more sisters and all are career-oriented.


hajra yamin career

Hajra started her career in 2011 with theatre. She recalls theatre as a more comfortable space where the actor has endless possibilities to express oneself. She participates in theatre plays on and off to polish her acting skills.

She debuted on the silver screen in 2016 with drama, Haya Kay Rang. In the following year, she played notable characters in several plays. She received great appreciation for her role in the social drama, Baandi. Hajra displayed her acting skills to the best by choosing versatile characters. In Naqab Zab she played the role of the obedient, compromising, and family-oriented eldest daughter. On the other hand, in Aas, she portrayed a strong-headed and career-oriented girl, Hania. In Ehd-e-Wafa, she depicted a fearless and go-getter journalist. Hajra enjoys choosing projects that break stereotypes. She played a part in Angeline Malik’s miniseries Choti Choti Baatein in the production, Dil Hi Toh Hai. The four-episode-long series shows the loneliness single parents feel when their children grow up and get busy with their lives.

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Hajra Yamin made her film debut in 2018 with Aabis Raza’s movie Maan Jao Naa. Unfortunately, the film did not appeal to the audiences much. However, in the same year, Pinky Memsaab became the breakthrough project for Hajra Yamin. The movie garnered international recognition and appreciation. It bagged the Best Picture-audience award at the UK Asian Film Festival. The movie is very close to Hajra’s heart as it essays her struggles to some extent when she was settling in Karachi.

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Hajra Yamin has also made her mark in the web series. In 2021, she played the role of Dolla in Qatil Haseenaon Ke Naam. It is a series of fearless women who stood their ground well. A thriller series with unpredictable endings, it appealed to the audiences a lot. Hajra played a completely different role in the web series, Sevak; The Confessions. She played the role of Vidya, based on Gauri Lankesh.

Hajra Yamin Drama List

hajra yamin drama list
  • Haya kay Rung (2016)
  • Bholi Bano (2017)
  • Tau Dil Ka Kia Hua (2017)
  • Teri Raza (2017)
  • Ishq Na Kario Koi (2018)
  • Baandi (2018)
  • Choti Choti Baatein (2019)
  • Naqab Zan (2019)
  • Ehd-e-Wafa (2019)
  • Aas (2019)
  • Sheher-e-Malal (2020)
  • Jalan (2020)
  • Tera Ghum aur Hum (2020)
  • Mere Apne (2021)
  • Mohabbat Chor Di Maine (2021)
  • Shanaas (2023)
  • Jindo (2023)
  • Wonderland (2023)

Hajra Yamin Movies List:

  • Maan Jao Na (2018)
  • Pinky Memsaab (2018)
  • Zarrar (2022)
  • Money Back Guarantee (2023)

Hajra Yamin Web Series List:

  • Qatil Haseenaon Ke Naam (2021)
  • Sevak: The Confessions (2022)


In the glamorous and pretentious world of showbiz, Hajra Yamin has a natural charm. She does not shy away from expressing her voice on social issues. She has grown up watching and idolizing actresses like Samiya Mumtaz, Marina Khan, Sania Saeed, and Saba Qamar who are known for their acting grit.

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