The name of singer Ataullah Khan Issa Khelvi certainly does not need any introduction but his children have created their own unique and distinct identity.
His daughter Larib Ata has worked as a visual artist for the popular Hollywood film ‘James Bond’ which has hit the British and American box offices. Larib has been working for Hollywood for the past 10 years.
She also has to work as a visual artist for Credit Permission Impossible and Fast & Furious.
Larib is the only Pakistani to have been nominated for the Visual Effects Society Award in 2019.
Larib gives all the credit for her success to her brother Sanol Issa Khelvi. She says that her brother played a fatherly role for her in this journey. Sanol is continuing his career as a musician.
The two siblings participated in SAMAA’s program ‘Niadan’ via video link from USA and UK and had an interesting conversation.
Renowned singer Ataullah Issa Khilvi has said that there are two things that are essential in singing, in which he cannot be a singer without his head and neck, these two things are the main importance in making someone a singer. He said in an interview that.
If one does not have talent, one cannot become a singer or an actor. I have been in the world of singing for 41 years, I started singing at the age of 16 and I was kicked out of the house for the same crime and I continued my struggle and finally God gave me that destination. Give what anyone can wish for.
The burning and pain in my song is natural. Ataullah Issa Khilvi said that I am indebted to every person of Pakistani nation who showed love and affection to me. In response to a question, he said that after Ayub Khan, most pictures are taken behind the trucks and 90% of the truck drivers listen to my songs because I have been driving a truck for a long time.
Larib Ata, daughter of renowned singer Ataullah Issa Khilvi, has been nominated for the Visual Effects Society Award. The award is considered. Earlier, she had won various awards in the United States. According to media reports, Larib Ata has been nominated for the award for her work as a visual effects artist in the American TV serial Altered Carbon.
It is an honor for me to be nominated for the award among so many great artists. My father who is my idol is very happy with the nomination.