Pakistani actresses are grabbing more limelight these days not only at the national level, but you will find their fan following across borders. The Pakistani actresses who are famous for their mesmerizing performances are Saba Qamar, Mahira Khan, Iqra Aziz, Mehwish Hayat, and Sanam Baloch.
These actresses have worked harder with their captivating work and marked their name in the Pakistani drama and the film industry. These are the top five big names who are also the highest paid Pakistani actresses.
The top 5 Pakistani actresses which are highest paid icons are listed below:
1. Mahira Khan:
Mahira Khan gave her debut in Bol film and later on, she got a leading role in Hamsafar and Sadkay Tumhare. She made headlines with “Hamsafar” in India and got a leading role with Shahrukh Khan in movie Raees.
This Pakistani actress played the main role in blockbuster movies Bin Roye, Ho Mann Jahan, and Verna. She is one of the highest Pakistani actresses and charging Rs. 3 to 5 Lacs per episode and this figure is other than advertisements.
2. Saba Qamar
Saba Qamar is considered as one of the finest of all the Pakistani actresses and nobody can deny her journey to versatility. She is not only famous, but the versatile actress and her popular dramas are Main Aurat Hoon, Dhoop Mein Andhere Hai, Jinnah Ke Naam, Dastaan, Bunty I Love You and Digest Writer.
However, she blossomed among the top actresses after her role in Qandeel Baloch Biopic “Baaghi”. Saba Qamar is also famous for drama serial “Besharam” and currently her serial “Cheekh” has been trending and making records.
Saba has also marked her name with the immense hard work in the Bollywood industry and she played a role in “Hindi Medium” with Irfan Khan. A second-highest-paid Pakistani actress which charge around Rs. 2.9 Lacs per episode.
3. Mehwish Hayat:
Mehwish Hayat is one of the highest paid Pakistani actress who is charging Rs. 3 Lacs per episode. A multi-talented actress who started her career as a host. Later on she got role in famous serials Man Jali, Meray Qatil Meray Dildar, Mirat-ul-Uroos, Unsuni, and Dil Lagi.
After being part of the Pakistani drama industry, she cast her spell in the Pakistani film industry. Her major projects were Jawani Phir Nahi Ani, Punjab Nahi Jaungi, Actor in Law, and Load Wedding.
4. Sanam Baloch:
Beautiful Sanam Baloch turned into a Pakistani Morning Show host. Her famous drama serials are Mannchalay, Doraha, Kuch Pyar ka Pagalpan, Chemistry, Noor Pur Ki Rani, and Dastaan. Sanam Baloch also played a role of Shaheed Mariam Mukhtar to pay tribute to her in a project named “Ek Thi Mariam”.
Currently you can see her in the drama serial “Khaas” with Ali Rehman and Behroz Sabzwari. She charges around Rs. 2.7 Lacs per episode.
5. Iqra Aziz:
Iqra Aziz is one of the leading younger Pakistani actress who gained popularity through her hard work. Her major projects which lifted her up in the Pakistani Drama industry are Choti Si Zindagi, Tabeer, Suno Chanda, Suno Chanda sequel, and Mol.
Moreover, she has recently bagged Best actor female award for “Suno Chanda” at Lux Style Awards LSA 2019. She is charging Rs. 1.5 Lacs per episode currently.
Iqra Aziz played a role of “Noori” with “Bhola” in “Ranjha Ranjha Kardi”, a HUM TV Drama. Her fame touches the skies due to her versatile acting in this mega project.