There would hardly be anyone these days who would not be aware of the celebrity couple Zulfiqar and Tasmina Sheikh. Although later on his name came to be associated with drama production and acting, Zulfiqar started his career as a model in Scotland, later on settling in Scotland. After his marriage to Tasmina, he and his wife focused themselves towards drama production.
The themes of each drama produced by Zulfiqar Sheikh revolved around the lives of Pakistanis living abroad and those who migrate from here, highlighting the kind of challenges these people face. His debut effort as a producer 'Des Pardes' was a massive hit during the mid 1990s and also starred him and his wife in the leading roles. Few years later, he produced another super hit drama serial 'Aansoo' , which was based in Scotland like 'Des Pardes'.
Other productions under his name include 'The Castle Ek Umeed' (PTV), 'Thori Khushi, Thora Gham' (PTV), 'Naseeb' (Indus Vision), 'Khandaan' (ARY Digital), 'Maa' (PTV) and 'Khaali Aankhain' (PTV). In all of these dramas, Zulfiqar and his wife have played the lead roles.