Armaghan Shahid (Urdu: شان‎, popularly known as Shaan, or Shaan Shahid; born 27 April 1971) is a Pakistani actor, writer, model, and director, known for his comedy action film Insaf Ho To Aisa. With two decades in Pakistani cinema and around 500 films to his credit – many of them commercially successful – Shaan has established himself as the leading actor of PakistanShaan started his acting career in 1990 by making debut in Javed Fazli’s film Bulandi opposite to Reema Khan. He has won many awards in Pakistan including one Pride of Performance, four National Film Awards, fifteen Nigar Awards, five Lux Style Awards, one Pakistan Media Award, ARY Film Award.

Shaan Shahid
Born Armaghan Shahid
27 April 1971 (age 43)
Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Other names Armaghan
Occupation Actor, writer and director
Years active 1990–present
Religion Islam
Spouse(s) Amina Shaan
Children 4 daughters
  • Riaz Shahid
  • Neelo



Notable films[edit]

Year Film
1990 Bulandi
2006 Majajan
2007 Khuda Ke Liye
2007 Soha Jora
2009 Zill-e-Shah
2011 Jugni
2013 Waar
2014 O21
2015 Yalghaar



  • Government of Pakistan’s Pride of Performance Award (2007)
  • 15 Nigar Awards
  • 5 Lux Style Awards
  • 4 National Film Awards
  • Shaan won Best Film Hero on 2nd Pakistan Media Award (2011)

Awards / Nominations

Year Awards Category Film Result
1997 Nigar Awards Best Actor Won
1998 Nigar Awards Best Actor Won
1999 Nigar Awards Best Actor Won
2000 Nigar Awards Best Actor Tere Pyar Mein Won
2008 Lux Style Awards Best Actor Khuda Kay Liye Won
2013 ARY Film Awards Best Actor Waar Won



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