Saleem Nasir was one of the most prominent Pakistani actors. He acted in films as well as television dramasl. His real name was Syed Sher Khan, and he also published his very own entertainment magazine, entitled TV Tempo. Saleem also received the highest acting award available to Pakistani actors, the Presient's Pride of Performance Award.
Saleem's most remarkable performance came in Aangan Teyrha, when he acted as a servant. His performance was lauded by almost all audiences who viewed the show, and established him as one of the finest actors of his era. Drama serials such as Dastak, Nishan E Haider, Aakhri Chataan, Yanaseeb Clinic and Un Kahi are just a few examples of Saleem's acting capabilities. Saleem's death was a dear loss to the Pakistani media industry, as he died when he was just 45 years of age from a heart attack. Saleem also had a successful career as a Public Relations Officer.