Popular Pakistani makeup artist, Shoaib Khan, has given a tribute to the famous character of Halime Sultan, from the smashing historical Turkish series, Dirilis Ertugrul on Monday.
Khan transformed himself into a Seljuk princess, Halime Sultan, through his finesse makeup skills. He also wore the same dress the character adorned in the serial. The makeup artists posted the images of his Halime Sultan avatar on his official Instagram account. He also posted with himself the image of Turkish actress, Esra Bilgic, who played the character of the quintessential princess in the series.
“A woman so strong who can be gentle, so simple who can be beautiful, so high in character who can be humble, so fierce, she can be compassionate, so passionate who can be rational and so disciplined yet so free. Such is an inspiring character of Halima Sultan whom I paying this tribute today!” wrote Khan in his Instagram post. Bilgic has now become a Pakistani model as well.
The Turkish actors of Resurrection Ertugrul have become household names in Pakistan now. Extremely popular, these actors have racked up lucrative brand endorsement deals in Pakistan.
The makeup artist received immense praise on social media from his fans and followers. As of now, Khan has 3,378 followers on his Instagram account.
This is not the first time the makeup artist has recreated the look of a famous female celebrity. Earlier he recreated the look of Pakistan’s renowned singer, Noor Jahan, and legendary Pakistani actress Rani.
“A tribute to Noor Jahan, it’s the look from last year when i transformed myself into Noor Jahan’s look. Everyone loved this look so I’m sharing the memory again,” the makeup artist while giving a tribute to Noor Jahan.
He also transformed himself into a famous character of Jack Napier, from the famous Hollywood movie, Joker. The character was played by Joaquin Phoenix.