Mani (actor) – Biography, Facts & Life Story

Gender Male
Age 47 years old (in 2023)
Date of Birth March 22, 1976
Real Name Salman Saqib Sheikh
Profession Actor
Nationality Pakistani
Birthplace Karachi, Pakistan
Zodiac Sign Aries

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Body Measurements 40-32-14 inches
Bodytype Slim
Height 5 feet 6 inches (1.7 m)
Weight 80 kg (176 lbs)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Brown
Hobbies Singing, Acting

Salman Saqib Sheikh aka Mani (born on 22 March 1976) in Karachi, Pakistan. He is an actor, politician, and host.


Mani was born and grew up in Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. He began his career as a junior anchor and host. Later, he became a sitcom and comedy actor. He is best known for his roles as Mani in the comedy TV series “Meri Teri Kahani”, Dr. Abhiyaan in the horror drama series “Bandish”, and the telefilm Dil Toh Bacha Hai.

After that, he joined Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP). In an interview with Samina Peerzada, Mani opened up about his interest in sports.

He did not think about introducing himself to the TV. Mani appeared in a theatre with a theatre group, but his original interest grew after his minor appearance in a theatre with a theatre group, Katha stars Sania Saeed and Nadia Jamil.

He wrote scripts for Fakhar-e-Alam’s popular show, Boom Boom Bastic. In 2001, he hosted the first-ever Road Show in Pakistan TV history called Streets, in which he handles the show by asking issue-based questions to the public of Pakistan.

Later, he also hosted two other roadshows called Road Romeo and Sarrak Chhap. After that, he did a comedy show called Sub Set hai alongside Azfar Ali, and Adnan Shah Tipu. Afterward, he also did a Radio Show with Azfar Ali.

After that, he cooperated with a music channel called ARY Musik, and began the political parody show Mani-ism. A similar show, Ulta Seedha, composed by Faisal Qureshi, co-hosted by Mani. In 2006, he hosted the first talk show Casual for the newly founded Hum TV.


Mani Education

Qualification: High School Graduate

Mani Career

Profession: Actor

Known For: Famous for starring in Meri Teri Kahani tv show


TV show: Meri Teri Kahani (2012)

Tv show

Net Worth: USD $1 Million approx

Family & Relatives

Father: Salman Saqib

His father Salman Saqib

Sister: Ayesha Saqib

His sister Ayesha Saqib

Marital Status: Married

Wife: Hira Mani (m. 2008)

His wife Hira Mani

No. of Children: 2

Son: Muzammil Salman, Mudassir Salman

His sons Muzammil Salman and Mudassir Salman

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Who is Mani?

Mani is a Pakistani actor, born on 22 March, 1976 in Karachi, Pakistan.

How old is Mani?

Mani is 47 years old as of November 2023.

How tall is Mani?

Mani is 5 feet 6 inches (1.7 m).