Maryam Tanveer Ali, known by her stage name Maya Ali is the most skilled and refined actress, model, and VJ of the Pakistan entertainment industry. She is well known as an actress and is one of those actresses who took the world by storm with memorable performances in several blockbuster serials. In the Pakistani entertainment industry, she is regarded as a versatile actor because of her skills. Her passionate acting abilities made her a popular entertainment figure. She has made a name for herself in the Pakistan showbiz industry because of her enthusiasm for acting and love for her profession. Here is all about Maya Ali Biography, Maya Ali Age, Maya Ali Education, Maya Ali Family, Maya Ali Husband, Maya Ali Career, and Maya Ali Awards.
Maya Ali Biography
Alluring actress of Pakistan showbiz industry, Maya Ali started her career as a video jockey in 2011 then stepped into acting and now she is working in both drama and films. Hard work always pays off and that is true in her case as from VJ to the most-followed celebrity this journey was not easy for her. Her soft nature, innocent looks, and humble personality are also the key to her success. She has a charismatic personality and she works as a model for famous brands. Her on-screen chemistry with Usman Khalid butt in the drama serial ‘Aun Zara’ gave her a lot of recognition. Out of four nominations at Lux Style Awards, she received an award for blockbuster drama serial ‘Man Mayal.’
Maya Ali Age
Maya Ali was born in Lahore, Punjab on 27 July 1989 so she is 32 years old now but still looks young. Her zodiac is Leo according to her birth date. Her family resides in Lahore but she is living in Karachi for work.
Maya Ali Education
As she spent all her teenage life in Lahore her early education and then higher education is from Lahore. She is one of those actresses of industry who have completed their master’s. She has completed her graduation in Mass Communication from Queen Marry College with a brilliant academic career. She was the bright student of her school and the college who also loves sports.
Maya Ali Family
She belongs to a well-settled but not so liberal family from Lahore. Her father Tanveer Ali was a businessperson and he was against her field of Showbiz. He never allowed her to do this and she did her first interview without his permission. He stopped talking to her for six years but she was succeeded to convince him after six years. She has lost her father in 2016 but her mother Shagufta Nazar is alive. Her mother is a homemaker and she supported her throughout her journey. She has an only brother Afnan Qureshi who does not work in the showbiz industry. Her brother got married recently. She shares a strong bond with famous actor Wahaj Ali and famous designer Faiza Saqlain and they seem like a family.
Maya Ali Husband
Maya Ali is single and not married yet but who knows about the future. She was rumored to have a relationship with Osman Khalid butt and now with co-star Sheryar Munawar. Sheryer was engaged to Hala Somro but they called off their engagement and people think that Maya Ali was the reason. Recently news about Sheryar Munawar and Maya Ali’s breakup also came as they unfollowed each other on Instagram. Their couple and chemistry were amazing so we hope to see some good news anytime soon.
Maya Ali Career
She started her career as a video jockey in 2011 for Private channels like Samaa TV, Dunia News, and Waqt News. Her father was against her at that time. After a year of working as VJ, she got an offer for a brief role in the drama serial ‘Durr e Shawar.’ She accepted the offer and played the role of Mahnoor who was the younger sister of Dur e shawar. Her role was brief but after that, she started getting roles in various drama serials. Her next project was ‘Aik Nayi Cinderella’ where she was in the lead role with Osman Khalid Butt. This drama aired on Geo TV and her character Meesha received appreciation. She has done three of her initial projects under the direction of Haissam Hussain. The third one was the famous serial ‘Aun Zara’ again with Osman Khalid Butt. Their on-screen chemistry was so famous and appreciated that people consider them as a real-life couple. In 2013, she has done other famous serials like Khoya Khoya Chand with Ahsan Khan, Ranjish He Sahi with Sana khan, and Meri Zindagi Hai Tu with Ahsan Khan and Ayeza Khan.
In 2014, she worked in the drama serial ‘Laddon Main Pali’ with Sajal Aly and Affan Waheed that aired on Geo Tv. In 2015, she worked in a famous romantic drama serial ‘Mera Nam Yousaf Hai’ with Imran Abbas as Zulaikha. The same year she got a nomination for a best popular actress at Hum Awards for her drama serial ‘Diyar e Dil.’ This was the novel-based series written by Farhat Ishtiaq and the drama was shot in Gilgit Baltistan. She was working on various drama projects and with each project, she was surprising the audience with her performance. The year 2016 was the turning point of her career when she worked with Hamza Ali Abbasi in the blockbuster drama of its time ‘Mann Mayal.’ This drama was perfect from cast to storyline everything was on point. Maya received the best actress award from four nominations for ‘Mann Mayal’ at the Lux Style Awards. Then she has done drama ‘Sanam’ with Osman Khalid Butt and Hareem Farooq.
In 2017, she signed the film ‘Teefa in trouble’ with Ali Zafar in the lead role. It was a romantic comedy with action and the film earned 50 crores at the box office. The first film to be distributed internationally by Yash Raj Films. It was the third Pakistani film to cross Rs 500 million and that was the biggest success for makers and actors. Her next film was ‘Parey Hut Love’ with Sheryar Munawar. With her mind-blowing acting skills, she has proved that she is the next superstar of the Pakistan entertainment industry. This film earned over 30 crores at the box office and was included in one of the highest-grossing Pakistani films. She is the brand ambassador of Quetta gladiator and Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre.
Maya Ali Drama List
- Durr-e-Shehwar (2012)
- Aik Nayee Cinderella (2012)
- Aun Zara (2013)
- Khoya Khoya Chand (2013)
- Ranjish Hi Sahi (2013)
- Meri Zindagi Hai Tu (2013)
- Shanakht (2014)
- Ladoon Mein Pali (2014)
- Zid (2014)
- Mera Naam Yousuf Hai (2015)
- Diyar-e-Dil (2015)
- Mann Mayal (2016)
- Sanam (2016)
- Pehli Si Muhabbat (2021)
- Jo Bichar Gaye (2021)
Maya Ali Film List
- Teefa in Trouble (2017)
- Parey Hut Love (2019)
Maya Ali Awards
- Best popular drama actress for Diyar-e-Dil-Hum Awards 2016
- Best onscreen couple for Diyar-e-Dil-Hum Awards 2016
- Best Drama actress for Mann Mayal-Lux Style Awards 2017
- Best Drama Actress for Mann Mayal-Hum Awards 2017
- Best Onscreen couple for Mann Mayal-Hum Awards 2017
- Best Female Debut for Teefa in trouble-Galaxy Lollywood Awards 2019
- Best Onscreen couple for Teefa in trouble-Galaxy Lollywood Awards 2019
- Best Film actress Viewer’s choice for Teefa in Trouble-IPPA 2019
- Most Stylish Actress Female-Hum Style Awards 2020