Yasir Hussain is a Pakistani actor and writer from Islamabad best known for his comic roles.
Yasir Hussain (left) with Gulshan Grover (right) at Karachi Se Lahore premier in Los Angeles, August 2015
|Years active||2013 -present|
Early life and career
Yasir was born in Islamabad, Pakistan to a Punjabi Muslim family. Yasir stated in an interview that his father wanted him to become an actor.
Yasir moved to Karachi to begin his career where became a VJ for Aag TV. He worked as a VJ for two years and then he joined a theatre where he started writing and acting in plays. He has written and acted in various plays and was apart of Anwar Maqsood’s “Angan Terha”, “Pawney 14 August” and “Sawa 14 August”.
Yasir made his Lollywood debut in the film Karachi Se Lahorewritten by himself and directed by Wajahat Rauf.
He has also acted in television serials including sitcom Coke Kahani and drama serial Dareecha.
Yasir will also appear in Lahore Se Aagey which is sequel to Karachi Se Lahore and is expected to release on November 11, 2016. And Senti Aur Mental which is written and directed by Yasra Rizvi.
|1.||Karachi Se Lahore||Moti||2015||Lollywood debut|
|2.||Ho Mann Jahaan||2016||Dialogue Writer|
|3.||Lahore Se Aagey||Moti||2016||Upcoming Film|
|4.||Band Toh Ab Bajay Ga||2016||Upcoming Film, Script Writer|
|5.||Senti Aur Mental||TBA||2016||Upcoming Film|
|6.||Arth 2||cameo appearance||TBA||upcoming film|
|3.||Kiya Life Hai||2014|
|4.||Dilwali Dulha Le Jayegi||2016||Telefilm|