Amna ilyas was born on 11 October 1990 in Karachi. She has done B.com.
She started her career with the modelling at the age of sixteen and her debut film was ‘Good morning karachi’ and ‘Zinda bhaag’.
In ‘Zinda bhaag’ she played lead role and film was super hit. Her elder sister Uzma and Salma Ilyas were also models. Akif Ilyas who is her family friend made a photo shot for her and she entered in the world of glamour after this. She has very attractive features that made her successful in fashion industry.
In an interview she told that her family is very supportive for her specially her mother always encourage for her career. She loves her complexion and for this, Good morning Karachi director approach her, as she told that director wanted a sanwli young larki for this character.
She has also worked for Tv drama including Janam jali and Dil nahi manta. She would like to do challenging role and her approached is film industry. Her first choice is modeling and photo shot.
In her views, society is very conservative and it is difficult to move between them, even when she was in school and started modeling her one of teacher criticize her and few class mates were also not liked her as a model.
Her favourite model is Iraj, according to her she is very talented and sweet.
Amna Ilyas also performed as judge for veet super model.