KARACHI: Pakistan’s super model Iman Ali’s wedding celebrations came to a close with a valima reception held on Saturday. The model tied the knot with Babr Bhatti on Friday after a mayun and shendi that was attended by the bigwigs of the entertainment world.
Close friends and celebrities like Sarwat Gilani, Urwa Hocane, Farhan Saeed, Shahzad Raza, Faraz Manan, Hassan Shehryar Yasin, Ali Xeeshan, Zara Shahjahan, Yasmin Hashmi,QYT and Ali Zafar were among several celebrities who attended her wedding and quite a few of them set the dance floor on fire too.
Ali looked regal in her gold and white outfit on her valima. For a pop of colour she added a brilliant red dupatta and emerald jewellery.
Her makeup for her big day was done by none other than makeup maestro Ather Shahzad.
Ali Zafar and Farhan Saeed sang at the reception to the cheers of the guests.
Ali is the daughter of veteran Pakistani actor Abid Ali. She has been one of the country’s top models for many years. The bride-to-be made her acting debut in PTV dramas and then collaborated with Shoaib Mansoor for his silver screen debut in the 2007 hit ‘Khuda Ke Liye’. The film later proved to be a catalyst for the revival of Pakistani cinema.
On the work front, Ali is all set to for a comeback to the cinema screens with the movie ‘Tich Button’ which stars Farhan, Feroze Khan, and Sonya Hussyn in lead roles. Bhatti is a businessman and the grandson of the late Major Aziz Bhatti Shaheed. The model announced her engagement to her fiancé on Instagram on January 18.
Iman Ali he is daughter of popular actor Abid Ali from his first wife Humaira Ali. Her parents got separated many years back, Iman lives with her mother.
Iman has appeared in many music videos including ‘Ishq Mohabbat Apna Pan’ of Shoaib Mansoor. She made her Lollywood debut in 2007 with the film ‘Khuda Kay Liye’ in which she played a leading role. She won ‘Best Actress’ award by Lux Style Awards 2008 for this film. After that she appeared in many Pakistani films including ‘Punjab Nahi Jaongi’, ‘Mah-e-Meer’, and ‘Bol’. She made her small screen debut with the TV serial ‘Kismat’ of ARY Digital. She has acted in many hit TV serials and telefilms of different channels. She was also starred in the first episode of learning show ‘Chal Parha’.