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Hammad Akbar

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

9 actors who are shining bright in supporting characters

In the olden days, supporting characters existed in a drama just so the story could move forward. They did not have separate character arcs, which is probably why the actors that played the characters...
Dil Na Umeed Toh Nahi

‘Dil Na Umeed Toh Nahi’ continues to impress us with a powerful narrative

Despite boasting an impressive cast, an experienced director, and a brilliant writer, Dil Na Umeed Toh Nahi failed to create any hype before it premiered, however, people learned about the drama once it went...
Most followed celebrities

The 10 most followed Pakistani celebrities

Back in the day, the only measure of a celebrity’s popularity was how well they performed in their respective fields. But with the dawn of the digital era, things have changed. These days, it...
Naveed Nashad

Here’s why composers and writers deserve more credit for their work

The Pakistani drama industry may have seen its ups and downs but one thing that has remained consistent is the melodious original soundtracks (OSTs). The audience is often seen discussing how the quality of...
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 pita’ about...

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 story has...

‘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 Mohsin Ali,...

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 family-oriented. And...

‘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 script, 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 active as...