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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Sitaron ki Duniya
1958
Pakistan
Ejaz, Sheda Imam, Meena Shorey, Rukhsana, Charlie
M.H.Muhib
Zafar Khurshid
Wah Re Zamane
1958
Pakistan
Shamim Ara, Ejaz, Ratan Kumar, Rukhsana
Rafiq Rizvi
G.Nabi, A.Latif
Apna Paraya
1959
Pakistan
Shamim Ara, Kamal, Rukhsana, Yusuf Khan
Rafiq Rizvi
Saif Chugtai
Savera
1959
Pakistan
Shamim Ara, Kamal, Rukhsana, Sikander, Lehri, Emmy Minwala
Rafiq Rizvi
Manzoor
Click
Alladin ka Beta
1960
Pakistan
Neelo, Ratan, Saqi, Nasira, Lehri, Rukhsana
R.A.Raju
Chishti
Ghareeb
1960
Pakistan
Rukhsana, Salim Nigar, Emmy, Shahina, Neelo, Kamal, Lehri, M.Ismail
Qaiser Pasha
Nazir Shelay
Salma
1960
Pakistan
Bahar, Ejaz, Allaudin, Yasmeen, Rukhsana, rakshi
A.Malik
Rashid Attre
Sham Dhalay
1960
Pakistan
Sabiha Khanum, Santosh, Nazar, Rukhsana
Santosh Kumar
Rashid Attre
Yeh Duniya
1960
Pakistan
Jamila Razzaq, Talish, Lehri, Rukhsana, Aqil
Nazir Sufi
Deebo
Sher-e-Islam
1961
Pakistan
Ratan Kumar, Laila, Rukhsana, Kafira
M.J.Rana
Azam Baig
Sunheray Sapne
1961
Pakistan
Musarrat, Aslam Pervaiz, Talish, Rukhsana
A.Malik
H.Latif
Surraiya
1961
Pakistan
Nayyar Sultana, Habib, Asad, Bokhari, Rukhsana
S.Kiranvi
Akhter/Munoo
Zamana Kya Kehega
1961
Pakistan
Kamal, Shamim Ara, Rukhsana, Lehri
lqbal Yusuf
Muslehudin
Ajnabi
1962
Pakistan
Bahar, Ejaz, Diljit, Asad Bokhari, Allaudin, Rukhsana, Laila, Diljeet Mirza, Sawan, Talish
Ashfaq Malik
Asghar Ali/M.Hussain
Click
Suraj Mukhi
1962
Pakistan
Bahar, Aslam Pervaiz, Rukhsana, Asif Jah
Dilshad Malik
Abdullah
Susral
1962
Pakistan
Laila, Rukhsana, Yusuf, Allaudin, Nighat Sultana
R.Shahid
H.Latif
Kala Aadmi
1963
Pakistan
Habib, Neelo, Rukhsana, Rajni
Maqsud Ahmed
Safdar
Khoon ki Piyas
1963
Pakistan
Laila, Yusuf, Rukhsana, Diljit
Maqsood Ahmed
Safdar
Maa Beti
1963
Pakistan
Yasmeen, Yusuf, Rukhsana, Meena, Allaudin
Ch.Latif
Safdar
Neelam
1963
Pakistan
Rukhsana, Sudhir, Asad Bokhari, Naghma, Zeenat
A.Hameed
Manzur Ashraf
Teer Andaz
1963
Pakistan
Rukhsana, Sultan, Saba, Sahira
M.Akram
Chishti/Safdar
Aashiana
1964
Pakistan
Zeba, Kamal, Asha, Habib, Rukhsana
S.M.Yusuf
A.Hameed
Khyber Pass
1964
Pakistan
Neelo, Sudhir, Rukhsana, Nazar
Daud Chand
Safdar
Maa ka Pyar
1964
Pakistan
Saibra, Habib, Rukhsana, Adeeb
Ziaullah
Rafiq All
Maikhana
1964
Pakistan
Hanif, Shamim Ara, Habib, Rukhsana
Nakhshab
Nashad
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