She is a star for all and sundry, even for those who do not know a dime about fashion and glamour. She is Mahira Khan whose skills to stand out in the crowd know no bounds. Slowly and gradually, she has earned her fans on the other side of the border too who swoon over her for her beauty, charming personality and awe-inspiring acting skills. The Superstar actress that made her debut in the entertainment industry with drama serial Neeyat and her movie Bol, has come a long way in her career and she recently completed 10 years in the industry. In these 10 years, Mahira has pretty much done it all. She has movies like Bol, Bin Roye, Manto, Ho Mann Jahaan, Verna, Superstar and dramas like Humsafar, Shehr-e-Zaat, Sadqay Tumhare, to her name. Her work beyond the borders has also done Pakistan proud. This multifaceted starlet joins MAG for a quick and fun rapid fire. Here are 60 seconds from her life. Excerpts:

Your formula for happiness is?

There is no formula for anything in life – that is the formula.

Signature skill of yours?

I don’t have a signature skill. I have been told I can probably tell entertaining stories.

How do you choose a fragrance?

I’ve been using the same perfume for ages now – Ralph Lauren’s Romance.

What’s your beauty philosophy?

Nothing really.

If you want to laugh, who do you look up to?


What do you like to do on a Sunday?

If I’m not working, then nothing. But ideally, I like going to the beach.

A word you use the most?

Trust me.

What’s the meaning of life?

The day I know, I’ll let the world know.

Something you regret?

A few regrets…

An advice you want to give to your younger self?

Be disciplined, it will help later.