Did you know BJP MP Kirron Kher is among ten Indians who have worked in the Pakistani film industry?

Member of Parliament in Lok Sabha representing the right wing Bhartiya Janta Party acted in an award winning Pakistani film, 'Kahamosh Pani' in 2003. Photograph: Others

WION New Delhi, Delhi, India Oct 04, 2016, 11.23 AM (IST) Asad Ashraf


Neha Dhupia

The Indian star featured in a Pakistani song for a Pakistani film, Kabhi Pyar Na Karna, starring Pakistani actors Veena Malick and Zaara Sheikh, along with Moamar Rana in the lead role. 


Johny Lever

The famous Indian comedian doesn't just have a fan following in Pakistan for his stand-up, but has also played a comic role in the Pakistani film Love Me Gum, along with Pakistani superstars Moammar Rana and Reema Khan.


Kim Sharma

The Bollywood actress, who made her debut in India film Mohabbataein, also starred in the Pakistani film Godfather, a remake of the classic Hollywood film of the same name. 


Akashdeep Sehgal

Akashdeep Sehgal earned the image of villain from his acting in Indian Tv serial 'Kyun Ki Sas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi', and this is what probably fetched him a role of a villain in Pakistani film 'Sultanat' along with Shweta Tiwari. 


Akashdeep Sehgal

Akashdeep Sehgal played a great villain in the Indian TV serial Kyun Ki Sas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, and this is probably what earned him a role playing a villain in the Pakistani film Sultanat, along with Shweta Tiwari. 


Sheila Ramani 

She was among the first few Indian actress to have worked in a Pakistani film. She acted in an Urdu film Anokhi in 1959. She herself was from the Sindh region of Pakistan before the partition.



Shweta Tiwari 

The actress shot to fame in India because of her television show Kasauti Zindagi ki and her participation in reality shows like Nach Baliye. Tiwari also starred in a Pakistani movie called Sultanat in 2014, along with actor Ahsan Khan



Deepti Gupta

The US-based actress of Indian origin has been popular in Pakistani TV serials, like Ishq Junoon DiwangiMane Na Ye dil, Malal, Neeyat and Mastana Mahi. 


Naseeruddin Shah

One of the most critically-acclaimed actors of Indian cinema, Naseer has starred in Pakistani movies like Khuda Ke Liye in 2007, also starring Fawad Khan Shan and Iman Ali, as well as Zinda Bhaag  in 2013. 


Kirron Kher

The prolific actor, who is currently a Member of Parliament in Lok Sabha representing the right wing Bhartiya Janta Party, starred in an award-winning Pakistani film, Kahamosh Pani in 2003. She was awarded best actress for this movie at Locarno Film Festival in Switzerland.