Saba Faisal Biography

If I think about my favorite senior artist and mother in dramas, then only one name pops up in my mind, and that is Saba Faisal.

Saba Faisal is the senior artist in the drama industry and also a role model for young artists. Her sons, Salman Faisal and Arsalan Faisal are also working in the showbiz industry. Daughter, Sadia Faisal has also performed as an actress. Saba Faisal usually plays the role of mother in dramas, that’s why she is labeled, as the mother of the drama industry. She has done many successful projects. A lead role alone can not start the project, supporting artists shares a huge part of it. And, we can say that she is the queen for performing a supportive role.

Saba Faisal
Saba Faisal

About Family

Saba Faisal was born on 31 January 1958 in Karachi. Saba Faisal was the youngest child of the family and the only sister of three brothers. She tied a knot to Faisal Saeed. It was a love marriage. The couple has three children; Sadia Faisal, Salman Faisal, and Arsalan Faisal. Sadia is the eldest, and she is married and has a son. All the children, also belong to the showbiz industry, they are doing well in acting and modeling. Salam Faisal recently married to his love, Neha. And the internet broke out with their beautiful wedding clicks.

Saba Faisal
Saba Faisal

Career Journey

Saba Faisal always dreamt about to become a news anchor. She joined the PTV as an announcer in 1981. But soon she left it and joined the drama industry in 2008. She describes herself as a traditional woman. In a show, A morning with Farah, Saba said, you can say that I am an orthodox mother. When I switched for the drama industry, my brother told not to do it. But, I pursued my passion as a husband, Faissal Saeed, allowed me to join. Saba Faisal made her debut in a Hum TV drama Tum Jo Miley, aired in 2009. Then, she appeared in the famous drama serial Mera Saaein in 2010. It was aired on ARY Digital. In the coming year, she performed in 3 dramas successfully. She performed supporting roles in many popular dramas including Khalida Ki Walida on PTV Home, Ek Tamanna La Hasil Si on Hum TV, Durr e Shahwar on Hum TV, Humsafar on Hum TV, Mirat ul Uroos on Geo TV, and Pyare Afzal on ARY Digital. She also played the role of Fauzia’s mother in the record-breaking drama serial Baaghi. This drama was aired on Urdu 1 in 2017.  She played the role of a discreet mother very well in a drama serial, Hasad, in 2019. Currently, we are seeing her in Khin Deep Jale on Geo TV, Ghalti on ARY Digital, and Thora Sa Haq on ARY Digital in 2020. 

Saba Faisal as a Mother

All three children claim that the actress Saba Faisal is a strict mother. She even slaps them for wrong. But she has a soft side as well and guided them towards their career, and values. Salman Faisal and Arsalan Faisal made the first appearance on TV with their mother. Salman Faisal tied a love knot, and she was a happy mother. Her daughter-in-law says that the actress is friendly and treats her as a daughter, and I am living a comfortable life in the house. Arsalan Faisal said in an interview that my mother is friendly, but she is strict as well.

Saba Faisal
Saba Faisal

Dramas List

Saba Faisal is active in the drama industry since 2008 and working successfully till now. All of the dramas, in which she worked, are listed below: 

2009 Dramas

  • Tum Jo Mile on Hum TV

2010 Dramas

  • Mera Saaein on ARY Digital

2011 Dramas

Kountry Luv saba Faisal Drama
Kountry Luv saba Faisal Drama
  • Kountry Luv on A-Plus
  • Tera Pyar Nahi Bhoole on PTV Home
  • Pal Bhar Mein on PTV Home

2012 Dramas

  • Ek Tamanna La Hasil Si on Hum TV
  • Durr e Shahwar on Hum TV
  • Mil Ke Bhi Hum Na Miley on Geo TV
  • Humsafar on Hum TV
  • Patjhad Ke Baad on A-Plus
  • Na Kaho Tum Mere Nahi on Hum TV

2013 Dramas

  • Heer Ranjha on PTV Home
  • Mirat ul Uroos on Geo TV
  • Rukhsaar on Geo TV
  • Pyare Afzal on ARY Digital
    Pyare Afzal Saba Faisal Drama
    Pyare Afzal Saba Faisal Drama

2014 Dramas

  • Parvarish on ARY Digital
  • Shehr-e- Ajnabee on A-Plus 
  • Ishq Paraston ARY Digital
  • Kitni Girhain Baqi Hain on Hum TV
  • Meri Subah Ka Sitara on A-Plus
  • Dil Awaiz on PTV Home

2015 Dramas

  • Mere Khuda on Hum TV
  • Karb on Hum TV
  • Tere Mere Beech on Hum TV
  • Tum Mere Paas Raho on Hum TV
  • Nikah on Hum TV
  • Guzarish on ARY Digital
  • Dumpukht Aatish e Ishq on A-Plus
  • Sangat on Hum TV

    Nikah Saba Faisal Drama
    Nikah Saba Faisal Drama

2016 Dramas

  • Be Aitbaar on Hum TV
  • Zara Yaad Kar on Hum TV
  • Jaan Nisar on PTV
  • Ishq Nachaya on Express Entertainment

2017 Dramas

  • Mushrik on A-Plus TV
  • Mohabbat Tum Se Nafrat Hai on Geo TV
  • Is Chand Pe Daagh Nahi on A-Plus TV
  • Dil e Janam on Hum TV
  • Is Khamoshi Ka Matlab on Geo TV
  • Titli on Urdu-1
  • Bedardi Saiyan on Geo TV
  • Baaghi on Urdu 1
  • Pagli on Hum TV
  • Soteli on ARY Digital
  • Rani on Geo TV

    Mohabbat Tum Se Nafrat Hai Saba Faisal Drama
    Mohabbat Tum Se Nafrat Hai Saba Faisal Drama

2018 Dramas

  • Ishq Tamasha on Hum TV
  • Pukaar on ARY Digital
  • Lashkara on Hum TV
  • Lamhay on Hum TV
  • Dukh Kam Na Honge on A-Plus TV
  • Doosra Sach on TV One
  • Ishq Na Kariyo Koi on Express Entertainment

2019 Dramas

  • Khaas on Hum TV
  • Bewaja on Bol Entertainment
  • Hasad on ARY Digital
  • Shahrukh Ki Saaliyan on Geo TV
  • Thora Sa Haq on ARY Digital
  • Khin Deep Jale on Geo TV
  • Ghalti on ARY Digital
  • AAbgeenay on Geo TV

    khaas Saba Faisal Drama
    khaas Saba Faisal Drama

Films

Saba Faisal worked in the movies. She made a debut in films in 2018 with the movie, Rangreza.

  • Rangreza in 2018
  • Kaaf Kangna in 2019

    Kaaf Kangna Saba Faisal Drama
    Kaaf Kangna Saba Faisal Drama

Saba Faisal Interviews

Saba Faisal has given many interviews to different channels, magazines, and other social platforms. She believes that fans should also know an artist other than work. In her interviews, Saba always comes with an insightful talk. She appeared in A morning with Farah on A-Plus, Bol Nights with Ahsan Khan on Bol Entertainment, Jago Dunya on Dunya TV, Jee Saheli on A-Plus, Good Morning Pakistan on ARY Digital, Morning Show on Hum Sitaray and many other TV shows with or without family.

Awards and Nominations

She was nominated for a Lux Style Award for the best actress in a drama called Pal Bhar Mein in 2012.

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