Iqra Aziz has been on all of our radars for a while now. The actress has won hearts all over Pakistan.
She’s won people over with her depiction of Jiya.
And also with how she played a negative role.
Iqra Aziz has proven to become one of Pakistan’s most popular stars.
In a recent digital interview at ‘One Take’, the star opened up about her childhood and how her mother raised her on her own.
A major part of the interview focused on Iqra’s relationship with her mom and her sister. They started out with her education and how Iqra had taken a long break in her studies. Iqra laughs while saying that her mom will definitely not let her leave her education unfinished. ‘Meri Amma hai, aur phir meri behan jo software engineer hai, aap ko lagta hai wo mujhe janay dengi’.
In another interview, she mentions how her mother told her that in order to pursue acting, she would need to complete her schooling. The actress fully intends to complete her education while also continuing her acting career.
As is with every celebrity, the topics of trolls and haters also came up, with specific reference to her photos from the beach that triggered a lot of people.
According to Iqra, after her vacation, she showed her mom and sister the photos and asked if it were okay to post them on social media. She says that her mom and sister were okay it and said that it was her right to be happy and not worry about what others have to say. She worked hard to be where she is and there’s no need to not be proud of what all she has accomplished.
While also responding to hate comments, she mentions how her mother is the first person who sees all her photos before they’re posted online. Specifically she says, ‘woh saari photos meri Amma ke paas hai aur woh dekh kar kehti hai ‘haye meri bachi, kitni pyaari lagti hai!’.
This week also say Iqra’s interview with HSY come out, where she also takes about her mom and how she raised her to be confident and hard working. She uses the time when her mom became the first woman Careem Captain, and how the family and loved ones supported her. Seeing her mom breaking boundaries and taking life head on gave her inspiration and strength.
These interviews show her in a very innocent and loving light. It’s hard not to fall in love with her personality!
You can watch the entire interview here.