Are you also spellbound by Azka’s charming personality in Ishq e Laa? If yes, then let’s get to know Yumna Zaidi aka Azka more!
Yumna Zaidi is capturing our attention with her portrayal of innocent yet empowered Azka of ‘Ishq e Laa.’ However, we can’t help but root for her to achieve her goals and dreams. Her acting skills are outstanding, and her expressions on-screen make her impact even more compelling. Be it Mahjabeen of ‘Pyar ke Sadqay‘ or Mushk from ‘Raaz-e-Ulfat‘, she has left a mark on the audience. Therefore, we are here to reveal 10 fascinating things about her you would definitely love!
1. Yumna Zaidi Is An Architect & Interior Designer
Yumna holds a Master’s degree in Interior Design & Architecture from the College of Home Economics in Lahore. She loves her profession but is yet to pursue it professionally. Hence, no wonder that’s what makes the creative quotient inside her roles more impactful.
2. Yumna Zaidi Didn’t Plan To Be An Actor
Yumna says that she used to enjoy acting in her school life but never really thought of opting for it as a career. She revealed in an interview that she used to perform just for fun in front of her loved ones. Look where it got her, all you home acting pros, get your act together, be like Yumna, make your hobby into a career and you might just touch the skies!
3. Yumna Started Acting Professionally When She Was In 8th Grade
Yumna disclosed in an interview that she started acting when she was in 8th grade. She further elaborates that her sister was attending in NCA (National College of Arts in Lahore) and was friends with Affan Waheed. He selected Yumna for a young girl’s role, and later after a few years, the director of the show called her to start a career in performing arts. How’s that for starting young?
4. Yumna’s First Salary Was 5000 Rupees
Yumna says that back when she was offered a role by Affan Waheed, she earned Rs.5000 for performing it. She states with enthusiasm that she was very happy and felt proud of herself. She treated her family out to dinner with her first pay! Girls you know what to do with your first pay slip now, be generous and get celebrate with family – the more the merrier!
5. Yumna Zaidi Wants A Dominant Partner Just Like Herself
Yumna claims that she has a dominating personality and often finds this aspect very special. When asked what she is seeking in her soulmate, she revealed that she wants a man who is dominating as well. Furthermore, she says that a man should hold command and be authoritative.
6. Yumna Zaidi’s Bestfriend Is Her Mother
Yumna states that her mother means the world to her, and it’s hard imagining life without her. She also says that her mother is her best friend and the safest place for her in this world.
7. Yumna Has A Secret Talent Of Poetry
Yumna revealed that she secretly writes poetry and is very good at it because she inherited the writing genes from her mother. She started writing at a young age, and her first poem was based on Bakra Eid. Hence, the multi-talented actor carries multiple interesting shades in her personality which make her so unique.
8. Yumna Enjoys Collecting Stationery & Diaries
Yumna has a knack for reading and writing. In an interview, she confessed that she loves to collect stationery and diaries. Therefore, if you’re wondering what to send her on her birthday, this is a hint!
9. Yumna Zaidi Believes In Self Love
Yumna believes in pampering herself and keeping herself happy by shopping for herself. When asked in an interview how she practices self-love, she answered by buying clothes and perfumes for herself. Good to know she’s not much different than many ordinary girls who love to shop the day away – relatable much?
10. Yumna Likes To Be Punctual.
Yumna in an interview stated that she does not like it if someone is not on time! Her work is her priority, therefore, she is very punctual about timings. Now we know what why her costars tell us she’s ever so professional.