Zahid Qureshi is counted among one of the veteran artists on television at present. Having a career that spans over at least a couple of decades, Zahid has acted in a number of popular dramas during his career. One of his earliest appearances as an actor was in the Pakistan Television (PTV) drama 'Saraab', which was part of the drama series called 'Mystery Theater'.
With the introduction of private channels in Pakistan, many actors made a move towards these newly launched channels which provided them with greater opportunities to explore their creativity as actors. Zahid did the same as he appeared in the popular drama serial 'Mujhe Hai Hukm-e-Azaan', which aired on Hum TV and has been one of the most appreciated drama of recent times.
His other notable performances have come in the dramas 'Divane Mohabbat (Love Story 2010)' on ATV, 'Mujhey Na Chahey Koi' on ATV, 'Mujhe Apna Naam o Nishan Milay' on Geo TV and 'Dil Ki Lagi' on ATV.