He came, he saw, he conquered! That is the legendary and the supreme Shaan Shahid for Pakistan’s film industry.
The true Badshah of Lollywood is exceptionally loved by the nation. Radiating power, exuding stardom and oozing charisma, only Shaan can gracefully shape shift himself from a gujjar wearing a gandasa to a proud guardian of the nation.
Completing almost 25 years in the movie sphere, Armaghan Shahid has been soaring high since his 1990 debut in Bulandi and has not ever budged from his indomitable throne.
Below are some lesser known facts about the Waar superstar! Some will shock you and some will make you fall in love with the debonair celebrity even more.
Till date, Shaan boasts the honour of completing 576 films in Pakistan; 388 Punjabi films and 188 Urdu films.
The superstar is the proud father of triplets namely Fatima, Raanay and Shah Bano from his wife Armeena. His eldest daughter has a Persian name Bahisht-i-Bareen.
Punjab’s hot favourite poster boy owns one Pride of Performance, four National Film Awards, fifteen Nigar Awards, five Lux Style Awards, one Pakistan Media Award and ARY Film Award.
In a bid against tetanus from Pakistan, Shaan became the Goodwill Ambassador for ‘One Pack = One Vaccine’ campaign, launched in collaboration of UNICEF, Procter & Gamble and the Ministry of Health.
The ageless hero is not a morning person. Before he briefly hosted the morning show Geo Shaan Sey on Geo TV, he had a routine of waking up at two in the afternoon!
The Lollywood legend is passionate about gardening. He specially selects the plantations, gives them a name and even takes time out to converse with the trees.
Did you know that Shaan is a die-heart foodie? In an interview, he revealed,
” I love food and I am willing to pay the price for that. I would rather run an extra hour than quit on the cake.”
The actor has natural looks of a heartthrob without ever undergoing surgery. He claims to not even dye his hair once and loves his silver streaks.
Even Shaan believes in the power of desi totkas! During a talk, he divulged that applies mustard oil for tanning his Kashmiri skin just the right shade required for the camera.
Little do people know the silver screen veteran was offered a role of the villain in the 2008 Bollywood blockbuster Ghajini. He declined cause he did not want to play the role of a terrorist.
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