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Hammad Akbar

I have been watching Pakistani dramas long before it was considered 'cool' for guys to watch them.
Ghisi Piti Mohabbat Article

‘Ghisi Piti Mohabbat’ ends its run with an empowering message

At a time when our TV channels were filled with dreadful and monotonous storylines, Ghisi Piti Mohabbat was the respite that the audience was desperately looking for. Unlike its name, there was nothing ‘ghisa...

Old ‘Nand’ In A New Face – Drama Goes The Plastic Surgery Way!

The story might end but the show must go on. This is the philosophy with which the team behind the ratings hit drama Nand seem to be working with. While the drama's...

‘Dunk’ Promises A Thrilling Story Revolving Around The #MeToo Movement

The highly anticipated Dunk has released its teasers, indicating that the drama is finally about to go on-air. Produced by Fahad Mustafa's Big Bang Entertainment, directed by Badar Memood and written by...

Have Channel Content Heads Ended The Era Of Classic Dramas In Pakistan?

The quote ‘Art imitates life’ suits the Pakistani drama industry perfectly. Since most of the people living in Pakistani society are a part of the joint-family system, our dramas have always been...

‘Ek Jhoothi Love Story’ Has All The Strengths Of A Quality Pakistani Drama

Ek Jhoothi Love Story is the second Pakistani web series to stream on Zee5, an Indian streaming platform, after Churails. With Mehreen Jabbar taking the director’s seat and Umera Ahmed writing the...

Does Fawad Khan’s Online Game Show Match His Stardom?

Fawad Khan’s excellent reputation precedes him. Thanks to his interesting projects in Pakistan and in India, he enjoys a massive fan following around the globe. That is precisely why despite not being...

8 Exciting New Dramas All Set To Go On-Air!

If there is one constant source of entertainment that is always providing the Pakistani audience new content to consume it is the Pakistani drama industry. Even when the whole world went into...

‘Sabaat’ Ends Its Run On A Positive And Uplifting Note

People had more than a few reasons to look forward to Sabaat. It had Mawra Hocane and Sarah Khan in completely different avatars than the audience was used to seeing them; it...

Here’s A List Of All The Celebrities That Tied The Knot In 2020!

The year 2020 hasn’t been very kind. The pandemic situation forced people around the world to adjust to a completely isolated lifestyle almost overnight. Add to it several other tragedies that happened...

‘I Have Started Taking Acting Lessons From Sarah Khan,’ – Falak Shabir

Falak Shabir is one of the most talented singers in Pakistan. His songs have garnered him fans and appreciation not just in Pakistan but across the border as well. Lately, however, the...