Zahid Ahmed is one of the most popular and talented actors in the industry. Starting his career in the theater, Zahid slowly but surely proved his skills as a versatile actor and proved that he was a brilliant performer. His skills are unmatched and have a huge fan following all over the world.
While being picky with the projects he takes up, Zahid Ahmed makes sure each and every one of his characters is remembered. So far, he has appeared in a handful of movies and a total of 8 theater productions that have been instant hits.
Here is his complete biography with a closer look at his life, career, relationships, and more.
Biography of Zahid Ahmed
Zahid Ahmed was born on 20th September 1984 in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. He is currently 38 years old and his zodiac sign is Virgo. He chose to stay in Karachi to pursue his career as an actor and model, however, he does travel to Rawalpindi frequently to spend time with his family.
He is 6 feet tall, which is considered a great height for men as per Pakistani societal standards. As this height is perfect for models, he first pursued that career to jumpstart his career. He is the only person in his family to be in the media industry and has their full support of them.
Family and Parentage
Not much has been revealed about Zahid Ahmed’s family and his parents. Although they aren’t really hidden from the media and the cameras, they prefer to stay away from the limelight. It is common knowledge that his father is a successful businessman whereas his mother is a homemaker. No news has ever been shared about his siblings.
Zahid Ahmed comes from a family that believes in education first and everything second. Even though acting was Fawad’s passion, he first completed his education. He completed his early education at a local school in Rawalpindi and then received his higher education there as well. Zahid then completed his Bachelor’s Marketing from Preston University.
Zahid Ahmed is happily married. As one of the least controversial actors in the industry, Zahid got married to Amna Zahid very early in his life and before he appeared in the industry. The couple is blessed with two boys Zaviyar Zahid and Zayan Zahid.
Becoming an Actor
Zahid started his career as a model and RJ then moved on to become an actor in 2006. However, he only reached a peak in the year 2014 and since then he has appeared in multiple dramas. He is very picky with the roles he chooses and that shows in the quality of work he presents.
Here are all the dramas he has appeared in so far.
|2015||Tum Mere Paas Raho||Tabish||Hum TV|
|2016||Zara Yaad Kar||Hadi||Hum TV|
|2016||Kitni Girhain Baaki Hain (Season 2)||Hassaam||Hum TV|
|2016||Mor Mahal||Kabir||Geo Entertainment|
|2016||Mera Kya Qasoor Tha||Rohail||Geo Entertainment|
|2017||Dil e Jaanam||Shavez||Hum TV|
|2017||Tau Dil Ka Kia Hua||Saif||Hum TV|
|2018||Visaal||Akram “Akku”||ARY Digital|
|2018||Dil Diyan Gallan||Hassan||Hum TV|
|2019||Choti Choti Batain||Fahad||Hum TV|
|2019||Ishq Zahe Naseeb||Sameer||Hum TV|
|2019||Mein Na Janoo||Zulqarnain “Nain”||Hum TV|
|2020||Mohabbat Tujhe Alvida||Shahaan||Hum TV|
|2021||Hangor S-131||Cdr Ahmad Tasnim||ARY Digital|
|2021||Mor Moharan||Ahmed Khan Ghardezi||TV One|
|2022||Dil Phisla Rey||Razi||Geo TV|
Zahid Ahmed has been nominated as Best Actor multiple times and has won it twice. He was awarded best actor at the 2016 Hum Awards and best actor at the 2020 Lux Style Awards.