Actors Born In USA, Canada And Britain
The U.S. is a country of 50 states covering a vast swath of North America, with Alaska in the northwest and Hawaii extending the nation’s presence into the Pacific Ocean. Major Atlantic Coast cities are New York, a global finance and culture center, and capital Washington, DC. Midwestern metropolis Chicago is known for influential architecture and on the west coast, Los Angeles’ Hollywood is famed for filmmaking.
Canada is a country in North America. Its ten provinces and three territories extend from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean and northward into the Arctic Ocean, making it the world’s second-largest country by total area, with the world’s longest coastline.
The United Kingdom, made up of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, is an island nation in northwestern Europe. England – birthplace of Shakespeare and The Beatles – is home to the capital, London, a globally influential center of finance and culture. England is also site of Neolithic Stonehenge, Bath’s Roman spa and centuries-old universities at Oxford and Cambridge.
In these three big international countries thousands of Pakistanis are living. Most of them have dual nationalities.
Born in North West London, this British national accidentally stumbled upon the Pakistani entertainment industry.
Kubra Khan started her modeling career at the age of 16 in London and had her life planned out there. When she came to Pakistan to attend her friend Ahmed Ali Butt’s wedding, she was offered her first commercial.
Ever since her roles in Sang-e-Mar Mar and Muqabil, there was no turning back for this rising star.
Another British national born in London, Ahsan Khan moved to Lahore with his family at the age of 10. While his family has since moved back, Ahsan stayed on for work.
He has told stories of how his twin brother is often mistaken for him in London.
Armeena Rana Khan
This actress was born in Canada and raised in the United Kingdom. After working on an indie film in Britain ‘Writhe‘, and an Indian project titled ‘It’s Too Much‘, Armeena turned to Pakistan for her acting career.
Since her debut with the sitcom Happily Married, her works have predominantly been Pakistani projects.
This New Yorker spent some of her early years in Saudi Arabia but has a thing for Turkey. Aamina lives in Karachi for work reasons now.
This Canadian-Pakistani YouTuber was recently awarded Vlogger of the year. Zaid Ali doesn’t have to move around for work as he’s an independent content creator, but he’s famous among the desi community, especially in Pakistan.
Another British national that moved to Pakistan for her acting career. This London native moved to Karachi for work. As a native English speaker, Sana struggled with Urdu initially. Now that she has a career which demanded that she polish her Urdu skills.
The ever-green actress Mahnoor Baloch was born in the US but is also a Canadian citizen. She has always worked in Pakistan and has only one foreign project to her name. Did you know she has a dual citizenship?
This British national came to Pakistan for her singing career. She now has her own hair care brand. Annie is still based in the UK.
Actress Ainy Jaffri was raised in Singapore. Same goes for her sister filmmaker Meher Jaffri.
Ainy got her Bachelor’s in Commerce from McGill University in Canada and then moved back to Singapore to work for an advertising firm. She is now settled in the UK.