Our very own talented and gorgeous actress Maya Ali has made our hearts swell with pride for being nominated as the recipient of the Pakistani Actress of the Year 2022 award by the Distinctive International Arab Festivals Awards (DIAFA).
The annual award show’s official Instagram account surprised us all with a picture of the renowned actress captioned: “Pakistan. This is for you! Announcing this year’s recipient of the Pakistani Actress of the Year award”.
Other award recipients include international stars such as 365 Days actor Michele Morrone, film director Song Yinxi, French singer Gims, and Armenian artist Iveta Mukuchyan.
This is not the first time our Pakistani actresses have been recognized by the international platform. Before Maya Ali, Mahira Khan received the International Recognition Award in 2019, and Sajal Ali won the International Icon Award in 2020.
The 6th International DIAFA Festivals Awards is going on today (4 November) at Dubai Creek Harbour Marina, UAE
. The festival celebrates the achievements of exceptional artists and innovators from all walks of life and regions of the world. This year, it welcomes honorees from 18 countries, including the host country, France, Tanzania, Pakistan, India, Tunisia, Jordan, Oman, and Saudi Arabia.
Mayssa Assaf, a popular celebrity stylist, will also be in charge of the red carpet’s beauty station.
About Maya Ali
Maya Ali is one of the most talented and highest-paid actresses in the Pakistani showbiz industry. She made her debut in the drama industry in Dur-e-Shahwar in 2012, and continues to steal the limelight.
Maya Ali has also acted in blockbuster films like Teefa in Trouble and Paray Hut Love.
The star is soon going to steal hearts in the much-awaited Shoaib Mansoor film, Aasmaan Bolay Ga, opposite Emaad Irfani, which is dedicated to the late Junaid Jamshed.