dailypeghamIt turns out that no one’s born with Fawad Khan’s killer looks or Ayesha Omar’s head-turning style — not even Fawad and Ayesha themselves.

Before reaching the height of stardom, many Pakistani actors tried their hand at modelling, so we dug through the archives and found photos that prove how far these celebrities have really come.

1. Fawad Khan

Humsafar‘s Fawad Khan, and model/actor Iman Ali camouflaged themselves with matching outfits, and an equally matching backdrop for a magazine shoot.

PHOTO: Showbizpak.com

Here’s a screengrab from the Pakistani heartthrob’s first TV campaign for Mobilink in 2006.

2. Mawra Hocane

Before she made her Bollywood debut, Mawra Hocane modeled for a local clothing brand years ago.

The actor tried her hand at being a VJ as well before acting.

PHOTOS: Pakistanway.blogspot.com

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3. Humayun Saeed

Humayun Saeed has definitely aged gracefully.

We bet he has a full-sized poster of this one.

PHOTOS: Style.pk

4. Ayesha Omar

Ayesha Omar has wowed everyone with her recent transformation into a style idol.

PHOTO: funmag.org

The Karachi se Lahore actor was also a VJ before hitting the silver screen.

PHOTO: Profilepk.com

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5. Fahad Mustafa

Fahad who’s come a long way since his modeling days, is currently one of the most coveted actors and hosts.

PHOTO: apnimarzi.com

He’s also proof that the man bun isn’t for everyone.

PHOTO: dramaindustry.pk

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6. Humaima Malick

Humaima started her career as model.

PHOTO: stylespk.com

She has indeed worked hard for a jaw-dropping transformation.

Thanks for giving us all hope!