Born into a family of actors, Shahzad Sheikh is Javed Sheikh’s son and one of the admired celebrities in the entertainment industry. Best known for playing the lead role in his debut film Karachi Se Lahore in 2015, Shahzad has also worked in numerous drama serials, telefilms, sitcoms and advertisements throughout his career. His role in the hit Baraat series Annie Ki Ayegi Baraat was admired immensely among his fans, while his work in Mi Raqsam, Mohabbat Tumsey Nafrat Hai and Mere Hamrahi, as well as telefilm Main Kukkoo Aur Woh has been loved by fans a lot. Apart from these, Sheikh has appeared in well acclaimed dramas like Deewar-e-Shab, Khudparast, Raaz-e-Ulfat, Ana and many more. Recently, Sheikh was highly praised for his first ever negative role as Sahil in drama serial Phaans. The star joins MAG for a quick and fun rapid fire. Here are 60 seconds from his life. Excerpts:

If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be?

I would want to be punctual.

The thing you love most about Pakistan is...

The people of Pakistan.

The most inspirational person in your life is...

Without a doubt, it is my father.

If you were offered to live in any corner of the world for the rest of your life, where would you want to go?

I was born and raised in Karachi and this will be my city for the rest of my life.

What is your most favourite smartphone app?


What is your dream vacation like?

I want to do a Euro trip with my wife (Hina) and kid (Shahmir).

Home is...

The most peaceful place.

How do you define peace?

Peace is when you live and let live.