Zulqarnain Haider has been an actor, writer and director whose name needs no introduction. Mostly known for his comedic performances on TV, Zulqarnain has also been an active performer on stage and has performed alongside the stage greats. TV viewers might remember one of his earliest performances in the drama serial 'Uraan' during the 1990s. The drama was made as a way to promote Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) and Zulqarnain was shown as part of the crew.
Apart from being an actor, he has shown his skills in drama writing as well. Popular dramas written by him include 'Half Light' (ARY Digital), 'Saas Ki Aas (PTV Home) and 'Haqeeqat' (PTV). 'Haqeeqat', which was a horror drama serial was also directed by him and achieved a lot of popularity due to its different theme and direction.
As a director, Zulqarnain worked on a number of diverse projects which include the serious drama serial 'Aag' airing in the year 2004 and 'Khamosh'. As a stage actor, his most famous performance came in the stage drama 'Lahore Say London Tak' in which he acted alongside stage veteran Omer Sharif.