One of the veterans of the Pakistani media industry, Qavi Khan has acted in over 200 movies and has performed in countless different TV roles. He is a living legend, and at the age of 64, he has enjoyed success on almost all levels. Since the Pakistani Lollywood industry faltered, Qavi stopped working in movies and took over television roles.
At present, Qavi Khan is doing two plays. One is a comedy, Shaharan, which is being telecast on PTV and the other is Mar Jaien Ham toh Kia, which is being aired on ATV. He started his showbiz career in 1964, and is still active today. Qavi Khan was also a very famous stage artist, with his association with theater going on for over 35 years. He has been on the governing panel of the Alhamra Arts Council for over 25 years. Qavi has four children, two sons and two daughters. He got married in 1968.