Waseem Abbas is a popular Pakistani actor and director. Waseem initially started acting in the early 1980's, and gained success with performances in popular dramas serials such as Samandar and Aashiana. Waseem's father is Inayat Hussain Bhatti, a famous TV artist himself. He performed in several Pakistani films, namely Badalte Mausam, Manzil, Tina, Ishq Rog and Zara Si Baat. He is married to Saba Hameed, another popular Pakistani actress. Waseem's foray in to acting pretty much ended by 1996, and he now only does select roles in few dramas.
Waseem is currently a director as well, and has had considerable success in this field as well. Dramas such as Mr. and Mrs have been popular hits, and Waseem is considered to be one of the most popular Pakistani media personalities at present. His drama, Hazaron Raastey also earned him critical acclaim for acting.