This past July 17 marked five years of Ali Zafar’s journey in B-town! Ali debuted in the film industry with the critically acclaimed Tere Bin Laden in 2010.
The versatile 35-year old star has reached a milestone this year and he shared his achievement on twitter with his fans!
Ali is so multi talented and when he sings, it sweeps all the girls off their feet! Listen to him sing a song from one of his older albums, Jhoom!
In a subsequent tweet, Ali went on to thank all those who believed in him and loved him and his work and said that this was the beginning only.
A big thx to all those who believed in me, liked/loved me. This is just the beginning! Aagay aagay dekho hota hai kya 😉
After the critical acclaim and somewhat commercial success Ali and his film Tere Bin Laden garnered, the man donning many hats went on to star in more films such as London, Paris, New York in 2012, Chashme Baddoor in 2013, and Total Siyapaa in 2014. He also made a guest appearance in Yash Raj Films Luv Ka The End in 2011. His second commercial success came with a film by the same production banner, the legendary Yash Raj Films, with Mere Brother Ki Dulhan in 2011 where he starred alongside superstar Katrina Kaif and the talented Imran Khan! Ali won two awards that year, ‘the Superstar of Tomorrow Male’ at the Stardust Awards and ‘the Best New Talent’ at the Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Awards.
The successful singer actor, painter, and producer has also rubbed shoulders and shook a leg with the best in B-town from the legendary Amitabh Bachchan to Salman Khan to Shahrukh Khan, Deepika Padukone and Govinda to many more!
His last film, Kill Dil co-starred the reigning stars Ranveer Singh and Parineeti Chopra as well as the veteran superstar, Govinda. Currently, the talented young actor is working on his first home production, Deosai that will be set in the northern areas of Pakistan in which he himself will be playing the lead role.
Ali Zafar does not only have Hindi films under his wing, but also a long list of awards! Along with the one mentioned above, he has won three Lux Style, MTV Style, and Indus Music Awards and one Asian Bollywood Music Award and ARY Film Award.
Ali’s charms and good looks have won him the honor of featuring in the Sexiest Man of Asia list in the UK’s premier British Asian magazine, Eastern Eye since 2006, with him topping the list in 2013! He was also ranked as the 19th Most Desirable Man by iitimes.com in 2010. One of India’s biggest newspapers Hindustan Times in their style awards adjudged him the most stylist import for 2015 in both Mumbai and Delhi!