Ahad Raza Mir wins The Betty Mitchell Award for Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Drama
Good news for all of us as our favorite star Ahad Raza Mir has won an international award, making Pakistan proud once again.
A few days back, the heartthrob made to the headlines after he bagged nomination for the 22nd Annual Betty Mitchell Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Drama category for his role in the theatre play Hamlet: A Ghost Story in Calgary, Canada.
The award ceremony was held on 24th June 2019 where Ahad was declared the winner and we are super proud of him!
This Betty Mitchell Award Official Page announced this big news on Twitter
— BettyMitchellAwards (@BettyMitchells) June 25, 2019
Ahad Raza Mir is the first brown actor to play Hamlet in Canada. The Shakespeare Company repeatedly contacted him to sign him as the lead and he performed at the theatre earlier this year.
Before making his debut in Pakistani dramas, Ahad used to perform in the theatre in Canada. He also studied acting at the University of Calgary. Not just in Hamlet, Ahad has also performed in The Tempest, Romeo and Juliet, and Macbeth.
Have a Look at Some Pictures of Ahad Raza Mir as ‘Hamlet’!
Ahad has become one of the leading actors of our entertainment industry in no time. He rose to popularity after his character Dr. Asfandyar in Yakeen Ka Safar(2017) became a household name. He also made his debut on the silver screen with Parwaaz Hai Junoon (2018).
Currently, the actor is receiving love and applause for his amazing performance in the ongoing period drama Aangan. And, we will also be seeing him in many more exciting projects in the future as well.
View this post on Instagram
Parwaaz has taken flight. Thank you to everyone that made it possible. And to all the people who supported the film and our efforts. Love to all. And to celebrate here's me in the last suit I'll wear for a while. All black by @humayunalamgir. Pjs for the next little while. Now on to the next.
Ahad Raza Mir also got engaged to his YKS and Aangan co-star Sajal Aly recently and has been flying high since then. The couple has also been one of the fan-favorites and this news took social media by storm.
We are very happy and proud as our talented actor has gained international recognition for his talent. Ahad has already won a special place in our hearts and after this news, we cannot be happier!