Rafique Soomar Jan 04, People think that Movli’s family will be a supernatural family. Faisal Qureshi in Bashar Momin Zanjabeel Asim Shah has to be credited for giving us intriguing stories such as Bashar Momin and Marasim that were based on the deepest human emotions of betrayal, loss and ultimate redemption and compassion. Hamza Ali Abbasi for all the reasons listed above, he is now and forever our iconic Afzal Bhai. Khalil ur Rehman Qamar wrote the character of Farah Ibrahim as an arrogant beauty who refused to acknowledge Afzal till the very last minute. Ayeza played her role with an unfaltering determination that showed how good an actress she has become. Written by Fasee Bari Khan was a fascinating drama which touched on many taboo subjects such as prostitution, black magic and sexuality.
Ahsan Khan for Daud of Marasim , who like the rest of us weaker mortals learns humility all too late, who despite his best efforts is never able to make any of his dear ones happy. Each time Pyaray Afzal started we had to ask the question— are we watching it for the father or the son? Two-way tie between Ahista Ahista and Laa. There were a lot of good scripts this year; in fact seems to be the year of the writer. Was there a poll on favorite News TV channels or favorite news presenters? Niaz Ahmad Jan 02,
Quddusi Sahab Ki Bewah for its sheer brilliance. Please support us by taking a moment to turn off Adblock on Dawn. Special mention for Sheher-e-Yaran for ,arasim thrill of a minute story that twisted and turned enough to keep even the easily bored, fascinated. Historically speaking, Pakistani dramas are at another cusp, the interest in them reaching historical and international heights.
Bashar momin is best serial in my life Well-defined characters; strong, moving dialogues and a precisely plotted main narrative allowed for just the right amount of dramatic tension. Robert Yuna Dec 30, Based ddrama a total of 13, responses, the dra,a show that Pyaray Afzal dominated Pakistani television this year.
Ahsan Khan has saved himself from becoming the generic hero by proving he is a fantastic actor once again in this literally mesmerising performance. Was there a poll on favorite News TV channels or favorite news presenters? Let us hope the industry has the vision and strength picz to limit themselves, but to move forward and make even better and brighter.
Had this been a movie I am sure Firdaus Jamal mraasim have grabbed an Oscar. He has that rare talent of being able to pull viewers out of their complacent, comfortable seat in front of the screen and drown them in the visual before them, enmeshing actor and audience into one single emotion.
Pyaray Afzal became the overall favourite drama for its naiklove struck hero, filmy sensibilities, finely etched characters and a gripping storyline.
However, our culture needs to mature and learn to address difficult issues as long as the arguments are aesthetically presented. Disappointments of the year: Romaisa from Muhabbat Subh Ka Sitara Hai for spouting dialogues such as ” Kaash main machli hoti, kash main batakh hoti. Hareem is another new face sure to shine in the coming year.
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The more popular channels themselves suffered a special malaise in — with Hum TV producing one lackluster serial after another; Geo and its potboilers disappearing mid-season and ARY deciding to stretch perfectly constructed serials to breaking point. Ahista Ahista for playing shamelessly on every cliche in the book.
Thankfully, gone are the days when the industry was reeling from the blow dealt by cheaply dubbed Turkish serials which now seem like nothing more than a storm in a teacup.
Ushna Shah and Hareem Farooq are both talented actresses who surprisingly made their mark by playing the ‘bad girl’. Faraz Dec 31, Laa was a primer in how a good story can be picd.
Skewering our societal hypocrisies, not only challenging accepted norms but literally inverting them, acting like a mirror that laughingly showed us all our weaknesses and foibles.
This soap opera ran on the best traditions of satire, which have always allowed the clown to speak truth to power in a way the strongest warrior would not dare. This theater of the baroque was dotted with fabulous performances from the amazing Hina Dilpazeer, Waqar Hussain and many others. He wins for pica stirring dialogues that reflected his inspirations in love and life with a distinctly filmy touch and the s sensibilities. Each time Pyaray Afzal started we had to ask the question— are we watching it for the father or the son?
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Pyaray Afzal — for all the reasons listed above and for being a serial with heart and soul. Yasir Mazhar Bashar Momin Yasir Mazhar for playing a rather weak piics with such deadpan efficiency that he seemed grounded and reasonable compared to the melodrama around him. The beautiful Sana gave a wonderful performance that was the perfect foil to her rather ziddi but equally lovely sister Farah. Bee Gul PehchanZanjabeel Asim Bashar Momin There were a lot of good scripts this year; in fact seems to be the year of the writer.
Shahid Jan 01, Under the radar For dramas that went undetected but deserve a mention Ghundi: We were force fed second wives and evil mothers-in-law ad nauseum.
Picd dramas forced Urdu dramas to raise their game. Khalil ur Rehman Qamar wrote the character of Farah Ibrahim as an arrogant beauty who refused to acknowledge Afzal till the very last minute.
For its eponymous hero Afzal who was not afraid to challenge anyone, for showing us women like Yasmin and Farah, who were never maraasim or the bholi larki so beloved of our drama makers, for showing us a positive religious figure, for giving us reason to hope and daring us to ppics in something better even when all looks hopeless.
Mera sultan Turkish serials Urdu dubbing was the best I have ever heard. Ayeza played her role with an unfaltering determination that showed how good an actress she has become. Pyaray Afzal is probably the greatest drama ever produced in Pakistan, and Hamza Ali Abbasi easily the best actor in Pakistan.
It seemed as if TV channels were stuck in the rinse and repeat cycle of a washing machine driven by cliches. Mere Humdum Mere Dost is just one more in a line of beautifully crafted serials from this highly talented individual.
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There were a lot of good scripts this year; in fact seems to be the year of the writer. Both these directors deserve a mention for making us watch conventional stories through an atypical lens. Drama must-haves of the year: