FROM ACTOR TO THE RICHEST MAN IN THE INDUSTRY
THE JOURNEY OF FAHAD MUSTAFA.
CHILDHOOD AND UPBRINGING=
Fahad Mustafa was born on 26 June 1983 in Karachi to a Sindhi family. His father Salahuddin Tunio was a prominent Sindhi actor and he has three siblings in total. Two brothers and one sister. A lesser-known fact about Fahad Mustafa is that he was studying to be a pharmacist at the Baqai Medical University but dropped out before he could finish his degree.
HIS JUMP INTO ACTING=
Fahad Mustafa got his first acting role in 2002 in the drama 'Sheeshay Ka Mahal' and even though Fahad barely said anything throughout the drama, he still got noticed. Since then Fahad went on to do many more dramas his first lead role being in the drama 'Veena'. Fahad's real claim to fame came from his drama 'Main Abdul Qadir Hoon', in which he played a lead role. The drama was aired in 2010 and Fahad was praised for the drama because it proved his acting skills. In that one drama, he played three drastically different personalities which proved his acting skills. Since then Fahad Mustafa has been a prominent name in the industry and is seen as one of the most talented and senior actors.
Fahad Mustafa started his hosting career in 2005 with the show 'Jago Pakistan Jago' which ended in 2014. After this show in 2014, he started the infamous 'Jeeto Pakistan' which was a hit and is running to this day. ‘Jeeto Pakistan’ not only helps him stay in the limelight but also gives him a unique achievement. Fahad Mustafa is the pioneer of game shows in Pakistan and even with the emergence of other game shows 'Jeeto Pakistan’ is still the most-watched. During Ramadan, Fahad Mustafa has created the 'Jeeto Pakistan League' which is a daily hit watched all over Pakistan. This show has given him a unique position in the industry as well as kept him in the public eye even when he wasn't doing any dramas or movies.
BEHIND THE SCREEN=
Along with acting and hosting Fahad Mustufa opened his own production house under the name 'Big Bang Entertainment'. His production house has created many famous dramas and films. From 2013 till this date they have produced 50 plus dramas. The dramas many times talk about issues prevalent in our society. Since 2013 Big Bang Entertainment has built itself into the biggest production house in the industry.
Fahad Mustafa has a net worth of 2.5 million dollars, making him one of the richest men in the industry. His wealth is an accumulation of his acting career, constant hosting in Jeeto Pakistan, PR, and his production house. Very quickly into his career, Fahad Mustafa realized that there was more money behind the screen, so he started his production house, and to sustain his fame he kept hosting ‘Jeeto Pakistan’. Keeping him in the public eye and on-screen constantly.
Fahad Mustafa is a man who built himself up through skillful decisions and smart planning.