With his characteristic green eyes and looks that could easily help him pass for a foreigner, Ali Afzal has been able to win the hearts of the TV audiences for more than a decade. Making his television debut in a long play called 'Zard Patton Ka Bun', Ali soon appeared in the hit drama serial 'Kailash', shot in the Kailash valley.
Other dramas in which he appeared in earlier on in his career include 'Poora Chaand', directed by Haider Imam Rizvi and 'Manzilain', directed by Faheem Burney. After the introduction of private channels, Ali made a move towards productions for private channels as well, starring in a number of popular dramas of recent times.
His famous and appreciated dramas on private channels include 'Saiqa' (Hum TV), 'Buri Aurat' (Geo TV), 'Koi Lamha Gulab Ho' (Hum TV) and 'Dil, Diya, Dehleez'. He also appeared in a few long plays among which 'Shadi Ka Larka', a special Eid play gained a lot of popularity among the TV viewers.