Nimra Khan, one of Pakistan’s most talent actresses has taken up the entertainment industry by storm has become people’s favorite in a very short span of time. A doting aunt, desi food lover, and a hardworking professional, Nimra is the perfect depiction of a bosslady!
Tell us a little about yourself?
I am a happy go lucky sort of a person, I take life very easy. I am a person who likes to go with the flow.
Did you stumble upon your career or was it something that you always wanted?
I had never dreamt of becoming an actress but when I jumped in the well, I decided to take it to maximum lengths.
Did you ever consider or experience a career change?
As I said earlier, I am not somebody who sits and does serious planning. Whatever comes my way, I consider it on the spot and if I believe it’ll do me good, I take the plunge. I love acting and the fact that something I love is paying my bills makes me feel extremely content. I can say with conviction that I am good at what I do so I will not be changing my career path.
Did you ever feel discouraged mid way your routine? How did you push through it?
I am a fighter and I believe in myself and Allah. However, if I ever have vulnerable or weak moment, I push myself consciously and strive to give my best even then because I certainly do not believe in any sort of compromise when it comes to my profession.
What are the top three things that you cherish the most in your life?
First and foremost – my family, my bond with Allah Almighty and the recognition and blessings Allah has blessed me with.
What is the #1 thing yet to be ticked off your bucket list?
I can’t narrow that down to only one thing. There are two things that I believe are equally important for me to tick off my bucket list and those are-
1. To do an impactful role that stays in people’s hearts and minds forever
2. Finding my Mr. Right and starting my own family
What does nobody tell you about being the boss?
I don’t particularly focus on what other people say. I know exactly what I want and I do whatever I can do get what I wish for.
Name one boss lady that inspired you to take your own path, and how did she inspire you?
My mother- she is the sole inspiration of my life. In my career as a successful artist, my mother is my strength and my backbone.
Describe a typical day in Nimra Khan’s life?
I wake up, offer my prayers, greet my mother with immense love if and when she is around, I have a healthy breakfast and get ready for work. Most of my day consists of shoots so I am on set after which I like to hit the gym and finally, I love coming home in the evening and spending time with my family before going to bed.
Complete this sentence, ‘To me a #BossLady is…’
A #BossLady is someone who can make her own decisions, sustains her power and stays content with who she is.
A lesson your biggest failure might have taught you?
Regardless of my success or failures, the biggest lesson in life that I have learned is that nothing is impossible if one is determined, hardworking, and true to their craft.
Which world leader would you most like to have dinner with?
Queen Elizabeth II
What advice would you give to young girls who look up to you and have goals and dreams like you?
Girl Power all the way! Girls – you must dream; you must implement those dreams and aspirations because you only live once, and you must do so with full force.