Mona Lizza was born in Karachi, Pakistan. Her father was a surgeon and his mother, Hina Saleh Afridi, was a talented writer. Mona Lizza was raised to be an artist and she did start her career making sketches of both women and men. After studying art, Mona went to college and got trained in theatre before joining the sets of movies.
Mona Lizza’s father worked in the intelligence department and as such he brought his young daughter to live in New York City, where her father settled in. Mona began studying Urdu at a very early age and this gave her an in depth understanding of the language. The language was a big influence on her career, as it required a great deal of dedication and interest.
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Mona Lizza’s career spanned over three decades in New York City and during this time she also had some success in Hollywood as well. She spent five years in Japan as a freelance writer and actress before moving back to Pakistan and starting work in the Indian film industry. Mona was married to musician Khaled Ahmed in the early nineties and they had two children. After the marriage, Mona took on a job as a translator for Vanity Fair Magazine in New York, but her luck soon changed when she landed a part in the hit movie Bandit (also known as Blow) and was nominated for a Golden Globe for her work in that film. Mona Lizza then decided to concentrate on writing and this is how Mona Lizza’s career began.
Mona Lizza then had a number of small roles in Bollywood movies and later appeared in a role in the hit movie Dumb and Dumber as an important supporting character. However it was her Hindi language action sequences in the later part of the eighties, which finally saw her name becoming well known in Bollywood. Mona was then seen in a string of popular comedy flicks including Lenna Nilsen’s Magicians and Sharukh Khan’s Mona Lisa. Mona was then seen in a number of more mainstream roles including appearing in Rajkumar Kohli’s Ashita. She also went on to star in Kamal Amrohi’s Baahubali and later in Mani Ratnam’s Mankatha.
Mona Lizza’s best known role to date would be that of Mila Kunis in the hit movie Alice in Wonderland. This role saw Mona Lizza playing the role of the cunning Queen Alice, who is described as an eccentric person by the British writer and satirist Jane Austen. Mona Lizza’s other notable Hindi language role would be that of Anjum Anand in the movie Therox. Mona was also in a popular soap opera called Kaal Bhairav in India, which lasted from 1998 to 2021. This role saw Mona Lizza takes on the lead role for the first time, after a lengthy stint as a villain. Mona was also seen in a number of award winning movies including Kedar Talwar Kiya, Gautam, Anjuna, Mumbai Suit, and Khaleja.
Mona Lizza has gone on to receive many awards for her work in Bollywood. Mona Lizza was nominated for anume nominee for the 2021 best actress award for her performance in Bhaidooj (Theushi), while she was nominated for the same award for her contribution to the film, Sholay. Mona Lizza went on to win an additional Oscar for her role in Bhaidooj, which was later voted the best Hindi movie of all time by Cinema Reviewers. She has also won multiple Film Farewell awards for her performances in Apnea, Zinda, Satya, and Neeche. Mona Lizza has also returned to her acting roots by starring in the action-thriller called No One by Default, released in 2021. She later appeared in the television series, The Unit, as well as the animated TV series, Desperate Housewives.