Talented actor Shaheer Sheikh has shown off his impressive versatility in a wide array of projects and won himself an impressive global fan base, including Irma from Dubai.
Eastern Eye caught up with super fan Irma to find out more.
What first connected you to Shaheer Sheikh?
It was his intense eyes and impactful voice. The first time I saw him in a promo of Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi. It was because of him, the show became my favourite.
What made you become a super fan?
His simplicity and passion towards his work. Shaheer lives every character he chooses and puts all his efforts to make it a masterpiece. He works really hard and has exceptional acting skills. His down-to-earth personality and innocent smile made me a super fan.
Tell us about something super you have done Shaheer?
He inspires us a lot. I, along with other fans, have planted trees on his birthday, as he loves nature and wanted this to be done as his birthday gift from us. Also being a poet, I have written a lot of poetry for him.
What has been your most memorable moment?
It was the first time Shaheer liked my post on Twitter and later he admired the poetry I wrote for him, by liking, retweeting and posting it on his Instagram with a comment.
What is the thing you most love about Shaheer?
I am a die-hard fan of his expressive eyes, voice, long silky hair and lively laugh. He is an amazing singer as well. Also, I admire his honesty, humanity, kind-heartedness and positivity. I also like the way he interacts with his fans and values them.
Which quality in Shaheer do you most relate to?
Writing poetry, finding happiness in small things and being respectful to others.
What is your favourite work he has done?
My most favourite is Salim from Dastaan-E-Mohabbat: Salim Anarkali. The intensity of his eyes and voice modulations took that character to another level. Currently, I love his work as Abir in Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke.
Tell us, why do you love being a super fan?
Being a fan is very special for me as I got to know such a humble, sweet, sensitive and talented person who is one of a kind. His precious smile is the reason for my immense happiness. I feel lucky to have found so many friends globally because of Shaheer. I wish him all the happiness in his life ahead.