Rukhsana

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Rukhsana

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Real Name - Rukhsana?

Profession - Actress (Heroine, Side Heroine)

Most Active Years - 1960s

Nationality - Pakistani

Religion - Muslim

Ethnicity - ?

Year of Birth - Not Known

Year of Death - Not Known

Debut Film - Perhaps Sitaroun Ki Duniya (1958)

Last Film - Perhaps Kaee Saal Pehlay (1974) - Her last Urdu film.

Significant others in the Film Industry – N/A

Miscellaneous Info - Rukhsana started her career as a stage actress at Rivoli Theatre, Karachi with the screen name of Cheeko. Later she joined the film industry and appeared in few Karachi productions including Sitaroun Ki Duniya, Apna Paraya etc. She gained nationwide prominence as a dancer in Salma (1960) with the superhit song "Oonchi neechi rahoun mein payal meri thumkey" sung by Naseem Begum picturized on her. Although she played leading roles in few films - Ghareeb, Teer Andaz, Neelam etc, she was mostly cast as side heroine in Pakistani films throughout the 1960s. Rukhsana ended her film career somewhere around mid to late 70s.

Nowadays Rukhsana is living a widow’s life in England. One of Rukhsana’s daughters lives in Mazhar’s (of Mazhar.dk fame) neighborhood. However, he is unable to meet Rukhsana or interview her. According to reliable sources, she doesn’t like to talk about her time spent in the film industry and prefers her privacy.

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Title
Year
Country
Cast
Director
Music Director
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Pyar Ki Saza
1964
Pakistan
Shamim Ara, Kamal, Rukhsana, Nasira
M.Hasan
Manzoor
Pyar Na Kar Nadan
1964
Pakistan
Nighat, Rukhsana, Talish, Saqi, Baqar Rizvi
Baqar Rizvi
Nasir/B.Wazir
Shikari
1964
Pakistan
Shamim Ara, Darpan, Rukhsana, Asif Jah
Jaffer Malik
Muslehudin
Shukriya
1964
Pakistan
Rukhsana, Habib, Sabira, Allaudin, Nasreen
S.Kiranvi
Manzoor Ashraf
Eid Mubarak
1965
Pakistan
Zeba, Waheed Murad, Habib, Rukhsana
S.M.Yusuf
A.Hamid
Fashion
1965
Pakistan
Shamim Ara, Santosh, Zamarrud, Rukhsana
Shabab Kiranvi
Bakshi Wazir
Raqaasa
1965
Pakistan
Neelo, Rukhsana, Talish, Yusuf
Mushtaq/Ashraf
Rafiq All
Haunehar
1966
Pakistan
Rukhsana, Waheed Murad, Shakil, Seema
S.M.Yusuf
A.Hamid
Josh
1966
Pakistan
Zeba, Sudhir, Waheed Murad, Hanif, Rukhsana, Jaffery
lqbal Yusuf
Muslehudin
Hamdam
1967
East Pakistan
Rehana Siddiqui, Khalil, Akbar, Rukhsana
N.Haq
Ziaudin
Hatim Tai
1967
Pakistan
Saloni, Mohammed AU, Rukhsana, Yusuf
Akbar A.Akku
Nisar Bazmi
Main Woh Nahin
1967
Pakistan
Rukhsana, Kamal, Lehri, Diljit
Qadeer Malik
A.Hameed
Shola Aur Shabnam
1967
Pakistan
Sudhir, Darpan, Shamim Ara, Rukhsana, Talish
K.Khurshid
Manzoor Ashraf
Sitamgar
1967
Pakistan
Sabiha Khanum, Darpan, Rani, Rukhsana, Yusuf
Aziz Meeruthi
Tassaduq
Adalat
1968
Pakistan
Zeba, Hyder, Rani, Rukhsana, Aslam Pervaiz
Hasan Tariq
Tassaduq
Nakhuda
1968
Pakistan
Rukhsana, Shakeel, Zammurud, Ibrahim Nafees
Munnawer Rashid
Manzoor Ashraf
Shabistan
1969
Pakistan
Saloni, Sudhir, Rukhsana, Rehan
Khan Aziz
Tassaduq
Darinda
1970
Pakistan
Saloni, Sudhir, Rukhsana, Aaliya, Talish
Shaukat Hashmi
Gul Hyder
Kauser
1970
Pakistan
Yasmin, Rukhsana,
Maqsood Ahmed
Inayat Huzoori
Baharon Phool Barsao
1972
Pakistan
Rani, Waheed Murad, Rukhsana, Aslam Pervaiz
M.Sadiq
Nashad
Kaun Apna Kaun Praya
1972
Pakistan
Habib, Rukhsana, Zahid Khan, Talish
Latif Shahid
T.Farooqi
Kaee Saal Pehlay
1974
Pakistan
Sultan Rahi, Rukhsana, Sudhir, Adeeb, Tarana
M.Dilawar
Kamal Ahmed
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