In the past few years, many youngsters have joined television in different capacities. A large number of these talented young artists have chosen to showcase their skills on screen, taking a start from one place and then moving on to other projects as well. Alishba Yousuf, for instance, was a well known and popular VJ among the younger audiences, hosting her own show on Aag TV.
Due to her youthful and bubbly personality, Alishba not only became hot favorite among the youth but also caught the eye of several drama producers. Being comfortable with the camera due to her experience as a VJ, Alishba did not encounter much difficulty in making the leap from being a music show host to becoming an actress.
Since then, Alishba has appeared in a number of quality productions. Her most popular drama has been 'Main Abdul Qadir Hoon', in which she plays the role of Zareen, the main female lead of the drama serial. She has also starred in the drama serial 'Chand Pe Dastak' and was cast for the long play 'Ghulam Gardish' under the drama series 'Aur Kitni Girhein Baqi Hain'.
During the early part of 2011, Alishba also participated in the reality show 'Desi Kuriyan', in which she and a number of other city girls were supposed to live the life a typical village girl lives.