Bushra Ansari | Family Pics, Age, Biography, Education, Height, Weight, Wedding, Husband, Wiki, Scandal & More
Pakistani television presenter
Born: May 15, 1956 (age 61), Karachi, Pakistan
Spouse: Iqbal Ansari (m. 1978)
Siblings: Asma Abbas, Sumbul Ansari, Neelam Bashir, Humayun Sheikh
Bushra Ansari (Urdu: بشریٰ انصاری) is a Pakistani television presenter, comedian, singer, actor and playwright who started her career as a child performer in the 1960s. Ansari won numerous awards during her career, gold medal in Msc Economics, including Pakistan’s highest civilian award, Pride of Performance, in 1989.
Ansari’s first dramatic acting role was in one of Iqbal Ansari’s productions. She also appeared on PTV’s most-watched shows, including Angan Terha, Show Time, Show Sha, Rang Tarang, Emergency Ward and the sketch comedy TV series Fifty Fifty.
Date of Birth / Date of Birth / Birthday / Age
15th May 1956. Her age as of posting this in 2017 was around 61 years.
Marriage & Wedding / Spouse / Husband
Currently Married / Her Husband Name is Iqbal Ansari. Their wedding anniversary falls on June 10, 1978
Biodata Profile/ Wikipedia Information
➢ Bushra Ansari is a versatile actor, singer, comedian and a writer known for receiving Pakistan’s highest civilian award called Pride of Performance. She has been working from her childhood since the 1960s.
➢ Her family included her parents – Father Ahmad Bashir and Mother Mehmooda Begum. Iqbal Ansari is the husband of Bushra Ansari and he is a producer by profession. She also has two children – daughters named Nariman Ansari (Born 1979) and Meera Ansari.
➢ She has also won various other awards for her performance on various TV shows aired in Pakistan. Leading Pakistani TV Networks such as Hum Television Networks and Pakistan Television have praised her performance and given her awards such as Lux style awards, Nigar Awards, Lifetime achievement award & Graduate award.
Early Career & Professional Life :–
➢ When she was 10, she started singing in children’s program Kaliyon Ki Mala and on radio. Her voice was melodious and people of Pakistan have given much love to her.
➢ She has acted in ‘Rishtay aur Raastay’ which is a play held in 1978. She was afraid of her father as he was not fond of daughter’s desire to act. That play however raised her confidence in many ways.
➢ Later she acted in “Drama 86: Raat Gaye” which was a Pakistan TV telefilm. She also got award as best actress in a serious role for that telefilm. After this, she never looked back and continued her journey as actor, singer and writer.
➢ She has also judged Pakistan Idol which is a platform for singers to showcase their singing abilities.
Life Outside Acting :–
➢ Bushra Ansari has worked with well renowned writer Anwar Maqsood along with comic genius Mion Akhtar on ‘Showtime’. She has hosted many TV shows as well. As a writer she has written script for “Amawas”.
➢ She has also written script for ”Neeli Dhoop” which was played in the year 1994. People have appreciated her skills as a writer. Many people were amazed to see her caliber in different niche, other than acting. Bushra says she got inspired from her father Ahmad Bushra Ansari. He was an excellent writer and storyteller, she adds.
➢ In an interview she said that she would like to do good for the society. She desires a corruption free nation and would like to contribute for the campaign. She has always championed for Women empowerment.