Nadeem is one of the legends of the Pakistani media industry. Nadeem rose to fame with his acting in Pakistani Lollywood, but he has also acted in several telefilms and TV drama serials. Nadeem has played lead roles in 200 films. Nadeem's film career spans over 42 years. His film, Aina, is considered to be the most successful movie ever made in Pakistan.
Apart from acting, Nadeem is also a playback singer. He is the first Pakistani actor to have sung in movies as well. Even at present, Nadeem is singing as playback for the upcoming movie, Zindagi Khoobsoorat Hai. He also has his own fan club, entitled All Karachi Super Star Nadeem Foundation. His real name is Mirza Nazeer Baig Mughal. Apart from acting and singing, Nadeem is also a film producer. He received teh Presidential Pride of Performance Award in 1991, and having achieved the highest number of awards in the industry, Nadeem can well be regarded as the best actor that Lollywood has ever seen.