“We never even fret about our grades”- Makers of Laal Kabootar on film’s outcome

The siblings Hania Chima and Kamil Chima have recently ventured into film making and produced an intriguing crime thriller Laal Kabootar starring Ahmed Ali Akbar and Mansha Pasha. In a friendly conversation with Epk, the makers of Laal Kabootar told us that they are not stressed about the result of the film. Watch: Funny Moments […]

So What Ensues After Noori Comes Face to Face With Her Pseudo Ranjha?

Ranjha Ranjha Kardi has been a beautiful drama from the very beginning. Imran Ashraf, Iqra Aziz and Syed Jibran have breath life into the already very gripping script of the drama with their soulful performances. With all characteristics of the drama combined, this drama is a masterpiece. Read More: Ranjha Ranjha Ker di; a story […]

Quentin Tarantino Takes Us Back To Late 60s

Quentin Tarantino is back in the director’s chair for his eagerly anticipated 9th feature film, “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood”. The teaser trailer has got everybody excited and buzzing already before the 26th July release date. The film follows DiCaprio’s character as his life intertwines with a real life tragedy set against the backdrop […]

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Mera Rab Waris: A Love Story With Unconventional Pairing

Mera Rab Waris has quickly proved itself within a short span of time. The drama has created buzz and rakes at top on Thursdays as per EPk experts. The drama is only at its 3rd episode yet and has managed to garner love. The leading pair is being played by the very charming Danish Taimoor […]

Weekend Boxoffice Forecast: SherDil Set To Lead Easily

There are three new films set to hit screens tomorrow. First One is ARY Films presentation SherDil starring Mikaal Zulfiqar and Armeena Khan based on Pakistan Air Force. The second is a crime thriller presented by Footprint starring Ahmed Ali Akbar and Mansha Pasha. The third film which will be releasing tomorrow is an English […]

Avengers Endgame Synopsis: There is some good news & some bad news

We all are overly excited for Avengers: Endgame and in hopes of predicting what may happen in the finale, many fans have been floating several intriguing theories. The film’s poster and the two very intense trailers have been tugging at our heartstrings, making us highly anticipate the Endgame. Read More: Avengers the only hit movie […]

EPK Movie Picks: Thriller, Patriotism and Chills this Pakistan Day

After what seems like an extremely long hiatus we are happy to be back with our weekly movies this Friday! This weekend we finally have something super fresh coming our way! In fact there are two Pakistani movies after the early year releases in January. Also we have one Hollywood thriller which comes with mega […]

Toy Story 4 Trailer Out: Rekindles The Magic

The fourth installment of the highly adored animated series Toy Story is here and it surely recreates the magic! The toys are back with their fun and amusing antics and its surely going to be an enjoyable ride. The series are especially a treat for children. Also Read: DC’s Shazam: Reminds us of Deadpool and […]

Kaisa Hai Naseeban piques curiosity: Who Will Mariam End Up With?

Kaisa Hai Naseeban is a play which has been original and unique with its story line, tactful about how it dealt with such a sensitive issue of domestic violence and swift and intriguing in its pacing. The play has been among the top favorites of many and has consistently been in EPK’s top 5 dramas […]

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Do Bol’s Upcoming Episode: Betrayal, Heartbreak & Forced Marriage

Things are about to get extremely interesting and we the upcoming episode of Do Bol. The drama is new yet it was already high on buzz even before it aired. The serial tells beautiful yet different story of love that lays basis after marriage and beautifies with the strong binding bond. Watch more: Drama Guide: […]

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Wrong No 2’s New Poster Has A lot Going On!

The makers of Wrong No 2 releases a new poster with the entire cast, and it certainly looks exciting! The poster features not only Neelum Muneer and Sami Khan, it also has Sana, Javed Sheikh, Mehmood Aslam, Danish Nawaz and Yasir Nawaz himself. Read more: The makers of Wrong No 2 and their tradition of […]

A Feature Film Can’t Get Bigger Than This

When we talk of the quality content in the Hollywood then many names pop up in our heads. But there are very few names who have achieved everything from fame to boxoffice success and awards through high quality of content. Quentin Tarantino is easily the biggest name which comes to our minds whenever we talk […]

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Shameless Proposals Tactfully Handles Social Flaws of Arrange Marriage Rishta System!

After Wajhat Rauf with Enaaya, and many more following, Sadia Jabbar is now heading into the digital world with her new web series Shameless Proposals. The web series culture has been initiated rather late, even so it is certainly a step in the right direction. The trailer of the series was released and it seems […]

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Bilal Abbas’s Pakistan Day Special Laal Looks Promising

There is something special coming to Television this Pakistan Day as well. The telefilm Laal will be tele-casted on GEO TV on 23 March 2019. The script has been penned down by Umera Ahmed, produced and directed by Haseeb Hassan. Read more:8 reasons why we cannot wait for Alif ! Read more: Bilal Abbas to […]

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Top 5 Dramas Of The Week: Ranjha Ranjha Kardi Rules Again!

We are back to Monday, which means it is time for us to give you last week’s round up of all of our favorite dramas ! All week long we have some extremely amazing dramas being aired.While we give you daily drama recommendations we will now be sharing the top five dramas of the week. […]

“Whatever It Takes”, Endgame Tagline Suits Current Pakistani Scenario

Avengers Endgame is easily one of the biggest films ever to come out in the world cinema. Film is set to hit screens worldwide on 26th April. Featuring all our favorite superheroes, film’s trailers already have mammoth response on the social media. Read: Things That Pakistanis Can’t Understand In Trailer of Endgame There are various […]

Most Important Weekend Of 2019: Pakistan Day Weekend

It is the first time in a hiatus of 4 weeks that no new film has released in Pakistan. Indian content is also temporarily banned by Exhibitors. Cinemas are currently banking upon holdover Pakistani and English films while occupancies are very low in cinemas. In addition, many major cinema chains have closed some of their […]

Things That Pakistanis Can’t Understand In Avengers Endgame Trailer

Avengers Endgame will undoubtedly be one of the biggest films to come out in the history of cinema. The film will not only create ripples in its domestic market but it is also anticipated to take the boxoffice by a storm in international markets. Film’s prequel Avengers Infinty War did a remarkable business in Pakistan […]

5 reasons why Cheekh is a must watch

Cheekh’s Characterization A Class Apart!

One thing that Cheekh has managed to achieve for sure during its first 10 episode run is to keep audiences engaged. They keep questioning what will happen next! This is indeed something not many dramas manage to attain and many lose it soon after achieving it. In case of Saba Qamar starrer, this seems to […]

Maula Jatt and Noori Natt: The Question of Power!

The fire, the rage, the hunger for revenge and power, the bone crushing action sequences and the bloody killings that will give us chills down our spine, this is all we are hoping for and more! Things are about to get bloody and we absolutely cannot wait for it! Bilal Lashari’s The Legend of Maula […]

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Aamir Liaquat Throws a Punch at Mehwish Hayat!

Ever since news surfaced that actress Mehwish Hayat will be honored with Tamgah-i-Imtiaz, the topic is being much talked about! While many have congratulated her, many have criticized her as well. Many went on to even character assassinate her as well. Mehwish hit back with this Tweet. Read more: Mehwish Hayat Among Others Set To […]

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Mehwish Hayat’s Chhalawa Poster Creates Buzz

Wajahat Rauf’s feature film Chhalawa’s first look has been revealed! Like the film’s release date announcement, this poster too is very colorful. We see the leading lady Mehwish Hayat on the poster. The starlet is adorning a black top and a beautiful heavily embellished pink lehenga with some heavy jewelry. Read more: Title Reveal Of […]

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From The Makers Of “Get Out”, Thriller Horror “US” Is Sure To Give You A Chilling Experience!

Cinema has been going through a dry spell for the past 4 weeks as there have been no new release for cine goers. Next week we will be getting an international release and this one is going to be a horror thriller! Although fans are disappointed that Captain Marvel has not released here, there is […]

Mera Rab Waris

Mera Rab Waris Tackles Love, Faith & Trust!

Last week on Thursday, Baba Jani was replaced by a new drama Mera Rab Waris. The drama stars Madiha Imam and Danish Taimoor as the lead couple. It appears to be a love story which will unfold between the duo while both these characters appear to be poles apart. Read more: The teasers of Mera […]

Hollywood Celebrities Praise Captain Marvel!

Captain Marvel has been doing wonders at the box office and by now have crossed $500 Million worldwide! Other celebrities are also supporting the movie and showing their love to Brie Larson. Read more: Captain Marvel Might Not Release In Pakistan At All? Recently Brie shared a post on her Instagram View this post on […]

Kaisa Hai Naseeban

Kaisa Hai Naseeban Questions Society’s Stance On Marriage

Kaisa Hai Naeeban has been an eye opener for several reasons. This is 2019 however there are still some families who are so blinded by family and blood relations that they put their own children at risk. Mariam is one such victim who is married off to her paternal aunt’s son without thorough background checks. […]

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Bilal Lashari’s direction to have surprises in store for us in The Legend Of Maula Jatt

Bilal Lashari has made a name for himself in a short span of time. Lashari graduated from abroad and came back to direct several music videos which won acclaim. Bilal Lashari’s praiseworthy direction in Jal’s song “Sajni” especially stood out and proved Lashari’s acumen for direction. Sajni was based on the concept of ‘Beauty and […]

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Aladdin’s Trailer Is An Enchanting & Nostalgic Experience

A month after Disney revealed the first look of Aladdin they are back with the trailer. The first look met with a mixed response and criticism by fans who thought Will Smith as Genie appears to be a bad choice. The split second glimpse that we caught was slightly cringe worthy and unsettling. However with […]

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Here Is What Celebrities Have To Say About Sherdil!

After a long gap the Pakistani cinema is finally going to get two new releases this month. Mikaal Zulfiqar and Armeena Khan starrer Sherdil being one of them. The film is centered around Pakistan Air Force, and the trailer has us all excited about the film. The film’s visual effects and cinematography seems promising, and […]

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Mahira Khan’s Message For Sharmeen Obaid’s Campaign

Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy is known for her work on social issues and creating awareness among society. Her work has even won her accolades like the Academy award and Emmy . Read more: Sharmeen Obaid hits it out of the park with 3 Bahadur :rise of the warriors! Recently Sharmeen launched a campaign “Aagahi” to make […]

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Exclusive: Ahmed Ali Akbar Terrorized People During Shoot of Laal Kabootar!

Ahmed Ali Akbar the star of Laal Kabootar is currently keeping busy with the promotions of his upcoming crime thriller. This is going to be one of its kind movie and surely a step into the right direction! We caught up with Ahmed for a quick chat to find out about the film and share […]

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Top 5 Dramas of the week: Ranjha Ranjha Kardi Has The Top Spot!

All week long we have some extremely amazing dramas being aired.While we give you daily drama recommendations we will now be sharing the top five dramas of the week. The recommendation comes as a result EPK ratings devised by our experts! The top 5 dramas presented are based on previous week’s episode ratings i.e. 25 […]

Drama Recommendation: Bandish Leads On Monday

ARY Digitals’s Bandish is our recommendation of Monday for you, followed by Geo Entertainment’s Dil Kya Karay and Aplus’s Ishq Mein Kafir.

Celebrities Spotted At The Aurat March On Women’s Day!

Yesterday marked International Women’s Day, a day to celebrate womankind all over the globe. On the occasion, Pakistani women came out to celebrate the day and to promote the message of equality. The famous Aurat March took place yesterday wherein woman from different walks of lives came together and marched on the streets with intriguing […]

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5 Melodious OSTs From Current Dramas!

New Year has introduced audiences to a new wave of amazing dramas as well as carried over the relatively new ones from 2018. While getting to watch a whole new drama itself is exciting, their OSTs have become equally important. OSTs play a huge role in garnering popularity of the drama these days. That is […]

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Sara Loren, Junaid Khan, Shamoon Abbasi & Sophia Mirza speak their hearts out about Women Empowerment

International Women’s Day occurs on the 8th of March every year to celebrate Womankind. The celebration is in the honor of their utmost strength, courage and love. While the whole world celebrates women, we reflect upon our society and popular media to see where women stand in our society. On the occasion, we approached 2 […]

Drama Recommendation : Ranjha Ranjha Kardi Takes Top Spot On Saturday

Ranjha Ranjha Kardi is the new leader on Saturday and is our recommendation for you this Saturday. It beats Cheekh by slim margin whereas Aplus’s Deedan makes entry into top 3.

Janaan Director Azfar Jafri Gives His Two Cents On The Need For Women-Centric Content!

Film-makers and the entertainment industry as a whole play a vital role in establishing the importance and shaping up a certain mindset and perception of the society towards a certain gender. While some content has focused on empowering women, changing the norms and attitude towards women, there is still a gap that exist. With Sherdil […]

EPK Movie Weekend Picks: Marvel Fans Rejoice!

Good news for Marvel fans! While Captain Marvel has still not been confirmed for release in Pakistan, another Marvel film has hit the cinemas. In addition, we also have many lovable Lollywood films lined up. Read More: Captain Marvel Is Not Releasing In Pakistan This Week Lollywood movies: Some major Pakistani films had made a […]

Drama Recommendation: Baandi Rules on Fridays

EPK brings to you TV Drama Guide for Friday, 8th March. Major dramas airing on Friday are Baandi,Noor Bibi and the newly started Jaal Baandi Leads On Friday while beating Noor Bibi and Jaal. Tune in everyday for your daily drama recommendation as per EPK drama experts!

The teasers of Mera Rab Waris depict a tale of love & heartbreak!

Danish Taimoor and Madiha Imam are coming together on screen in all new drama Mera Rab Waris tonight at 8 on Geo TV. The teasers look interesting, Madiha play Aisha, a religious girl who catches the interest of Danish Taimoor. His character on the other hand looks completely opposite. Despite his interest in Aisha, the […]

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Angelina Jolie Stuns In The First Look of Maleficent Mistress Of Evil!

Angelina Jolie is coming back with her horns and gigantic wings and we are super excited! It was recently revealed that a sequel of the Disney super hit film Maleficent is in the works! Maleficent took a spin at the classic “Sleeping Beauty” by giving it to a darker angle. The sequel was described in […]

ARY Films Makes A Sensible Choice With The Release Date Of Baaji

ARY Films is on roll these days. SherDil is just two weeks away from its release and they have revealed the poster of their upcoming release Baaji. Directed by Saqib Malik, the film will hit screens on 28th June. Release date of this multistarrer has been chosen wisely. ARY Films made use of better sense […]

Khamoshi Star Zara Noor Abbas Has An Important Advice For All!

Zara Noor Abbas has made a name for herself in a short span of time. The Khamoshi girl is currently being seen in Geo Tv’s Qaid. 2019 is a big year for the actress as she will be debuting in films, and that too not in one but two films simultaneously. We will be seeing […]

Clash Between SherDil & Laal Kabootar

Who Will Win In The Clash Between SherDil & Laal Kabootar

After a sabbatical of multiple weeks, Pakistani cinema is all set to see its first fresh releases of the year over Pakistan Day Weekend. Pakistan Day is a national Holiday and is falling on Saturday. This gives a fantastic opportunity to the two major releases coming on 22nd March to benefit from the Holiday weekend. […]

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7 Reasons Why GOT’s Finale Will Be Deadly!

After a nearly 2 year sabbatical, Game of Thrones is all set to return this April for its final season. The trailer of the epic H.B.O series just dropped yesterday and it has sent all the GOT fans into frenzy. The trailer has left us with so many questions and Here’s why it is going […]

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Baaji’s First Look: Golden Girl Meera Dominates The Poster

Meera’s comeback film has made heads turn. ARY Films unveiled the first poster of Baaji and it appears to be an imaginative and artsy mix which evokes nostalgia of old films and compliments contemporary fashion. It inculcates both majestic grandeur and simplicity. Dominating it is the golden girl Meera and the gorgeous Amna Illyas. They […]

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Kylie Jenner Forbes Youngest Self Made Billionaire: Twitteratis Weigh In!

Kylie Jenner, the make up mogul, and famous Kardashian sister has enjoyed the spotlight since her teens. The young diva has been often caught in controversy every other day. Recently Forbes termed her as the Youngest ever self made billionaire. Previously the Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg held the title, however Kylie beats Zuckerberg by securing […]

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Sherdil’s Trailer: An Apt Depiction of “Don’t Mess With Pakistan”

Sherdil trailer has dropped and it surely didn’t disappoint! Unlike the teaser that pretty much revolved around Mikaal and Hassan Niazi, we get see more characters from the film. The trailer starts off with emotional and powerful dialogues delivered by Samina Ahmed as she presses on the importance of commitment and difficultly in fulfilling the […]

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Fahad Mustafa, An Impressive Force At The BoxOffice!

Fahad Mustafa has emerged as a superstar. People seem to love him at the big screen. The actor has given us several blockbusters now. His debut film, Na Maloom Afraad was also a HIT. Na Maloom Afraad might not be a huge grosser but it emerged as a SUPER HIT in Karachi. This is why […]

Is Steven Spielberg right about Netflix

Is Steven Spielberg Right About Netflix?

While the film and entertainment industry has modernized with advancement of technology and shifted to digital platforms, some filmmakers like Steven Spielberg choose to be old school. He believes that film theaters matter. Steven Spielberg is the governor of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, he reportedly intends to propose change in rules […]

DC’s Shazam: Reminds us of Deadpool and Spider Man!

DC revealed the second trailer of Shazam last night and it has been well received by both critics and viewers. The trailer is comical and lighthearted which is definitely something new for a superhero movie. Read More: Disney Going Big in 2019! The trailer packed some punches and evoked fun. The film’s comical tone and […]

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Laal Kabootar’s Hip Hop Number “JugArt” Complements The Film

Mansha Pasha and Ahmed Ali Akbar are gearing up for their upcoming film Laal Kabootar. The film is venturing into a territory that has been left untapped by Pakistani filmmakers. This makes this film one of its kind crime thriller that has Karachi in its back drop. Following the release of its trailer, the team […]

Drama Recommendation: Catch Nadia Khan & Junaid Khan in Kam Zarf tonight!

Prominent Tuesday dramas include Kam Zarf on Geo Tv and Mere Humdum on Hum Tv. IDream’s Beti featured its last episode last week on ARY and it has previously been leading on Tuesdays with its impressive storyline. Read More: Top 5 Dramas of The Week: Cheekh Is The King Of Dramas While we are sad […]

Flight Lieutenant Mikaal Zulfikar pays homage to PAF

Flight Lieutenant Mikaal Zulfiqar Pays Homage to PAF

Mikaal Zulfiqar shared what it is like to be on the inside of PAF! We are just three weeks away from release of Mikaal Zulfikar and Armeena Khan starrer feature film Sherdil. Ever since the teaser of the film has dropped the excitement for the film has increase manifold. The film journeys through the life […]

Drama Recommendation: Catch Aatish’s last Episode tonight!

Prominent Monday dramas include Aatish, Bandish and Dil Kya Kare. Read on for your daily drama recommendation! Aatish (HUM Tv) MD Productions After a heartening episode last week, Aatish is back with its much awaited last episode. While Aatish did slow down its pacing especially nearing the end, it is still being liked by many. Read More: 5 reasons […]

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Top 5 Dramas of The Week: Cheekh Is The King Of Dramas

All week long we have some extremely amazing dramas being aired.While we give you daily drama recommendations we will now be sharing the top five dramas of the week. The recommendation comes as a result EPK ratings devised by our experts! The top 5 dramas presented are based on previous week’s episode ratings i.e. 18th […]

Fahad Mustafa makes a deal to Modi

Satire: Fahad Mustafa makes Modi an offer he cant refuse!

Fahad Mustafa has solved what PM Imran Khan’s peace gesture could not! As tensions increase between India and Pakistan, Pakistanis have been seeking peace from the very beginning. Recently Pakistan released captured IAF pilot as a peace gesture. Read More: Pakistani Celebrities set an example by choosing peace over hate The gesture was still not […]

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Satire: Shaan Shahid Announces Another Spy Thriller After Zarrar, Haathi Zinda Hai

Shaan Shahid has announced his next big project. It is a spy thriller titled, “Haathi Zinda Hai” The name of the film is inspired from Salman Khan’s film, “Tiger Zinger Hai” which was also a spy thriller featuring Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif. Haathi Zinda Hai will supposedly be on Adnan Sami or as he […]

Aatish

5 reasons why we are awaiting Shehreyar & Asma’s union in Aatish’s last episode tonight!

Aatish stars the adorable duo of Azfar Rehman and Hina Altaf in the lead. It is an heartwarming love story and the two gradually made a place for themselves in our hearts with their endearing chemistry. As Aatish’s last episode will air tonight, everyone wants to see the characters unite! Read More: Top 5 Dramas […]

Drama Recommendation: Hania Amir’s Anaa, a treat for Sunday

In competition with the popular Froze Khan and Sana Javed starrer Romeo Weds Heer, we now have a new contender in the form of HUM’s Anaa, starring the talented Hania Amir in the lead role. The third drama airing on a Sunday is Hoor Pari on Aplus. Also Read: Do Bol’s OST: Love, Heartbreak, Betrayal […]

Drama Recommendation: Cheekh and Ranjha Ranjha Kardi Both Worth Your Time!

Saturdays are a treat for drama lovers with exceptional drama content being aired. Normally we recommend only one drama for the day, however we will be making an exception. On Saturday we have two power packed exceptional dramas that are of completely different genre. One is the Big Bang Entertainment Cheekh and the other is […]

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Imran Abbas Excited About Working With A Fresh Face In A Spiritual Drama

Imran Abbas is a household name that needs no introduction, especially for dramas. The handsome actor has been topping the rating charts with his most recent drama Koi Chand Rakh. The drama was highly loved and appreciated. The serial may have ended but fans will get to see Imran Abbas on their television screens again […]

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Adnan Sami disclosed as ISI Major Adnan Sami!

In a hilarious turn of events, Adnan Sami has now become Major Adnan Sami. Not only this, the infamous Major Adnan Sami is trending on twitter. Read More: Imran Abbas slams Adnan Sami Pakistanis have been trolling him mercilessly and that’s what you get for bickering like 10 year old about Pakistan. Adnan Sami first […]

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Shoaib Mansoor: The Biggest Film Director In Pakistan?

Shoaib Mansoor is undoubtedly one of the finest directors of Pakistan, with two mega blockbusters to his credits. Both Khuda Kay Liye and Bol have been highly acclaimed and rightly so. However, the question is this, is Shoaib Mansoor the biggest director at the box office too? Three years ago, Nadeem Baig emerged as the […]

Baba Jani

5 ways Faysal Quershi as Asfand broke stereotypes in Baba Jani

This Thursday we bid farewell to yet another amazing drama. The drama is none other than Baba Jani starring Faysal Qureshi, Madiha Imam, Sawera Nadeem, Saba Hameed and others. Read more : Thursday Drama Reviews: Faysal Quershi & Madiha Imam won our hearts in Baba Jani! Baba Jani is not your typical run of the […]

Sherdil New Teaser, A Tribute To Our Air Force

Following the compelling teaser of Sherdil last week, the makers released a slightly extended version of the teaser recently where Mikaal Zulfikar shoots down an enemy plane in a plane chase sequence. The new teaser was dropped in midst of the ongoing tensions between India and Pakistan. The timing of the teaser’s release was nearly […]

Drama Recommendation: Catch Muneeb Butt & Aimen Khan in Baandi tonight!

Prominent Friday dramas include Baandi on Hum Tv and Noor Bib on Geo Tv, while another drama Jaal on Hum Tv is yet to inaugurate. The drama Jaal stars the immensely loved Bhola famed Imran Ashraf and is hence on our radar! Watch the video or read on to get your drama recommendation for tonight! […]

Do Bol's OST: Love, Heartbreak, Betrayal & Strong Bond of Marriage

Do Bol’s OST: Love, Heartbreak, Betrayal & Strong Bond of Marriage

The OST of the upcoming drama serial DO Bol tells a tale of a broken heart, unfaithfulness of love, misunderstanding and the unexpected yet strong bond of marriage. The song is a soulful melody sung by Nabeel Shaukat and Aima Baig. The song has been composed by Naveed Naushad and written by Naveed Naushad & […]

Fans Slam Salman Khan For Running Being Human & Not Promoting Peace

As tensions increase between India and Pakistan, Pakistani celebrities have extended the hand of friendship. Pakistani celebrities have created a remarkable example of choosing love over hate as everyone has stood in solidarity seeking peace among the two countries. Read More: Pakistani Celebrities set an example by choosing peace over hate Pakistani PM Imran Khan […]

EPK Movie Weekend Picks: Blockbuster Movies This friday!

EPK Weekend Movie Picks: Blockbuster Movies this Friday!

In light of current situation, all Indian content has been temporarily banned from screening in cinemas. This has led to removal of the Indian movies that were being shown like Ranveer starrer Gully Boy and Manikarnika or Punjabi films like High End Yarriyan and Kala Shah Kala. Coincidentally, there are no new Holloywood or Lollywood […]

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Exclusive: Mikaal Zulfiqar Differentiates Sherdil & Parwaaz Hai Junoon!

We are almost in the third month of 2019 and we have yet to see a Pakistani Blockbuster, in fact a blockbuster in general. March will be welcoming three Lollywood releases and we are hoping that they do not disappoint like Jackpot and Gumm. The genres of the three movies are also very different, giving […]

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Imran Abbas slams Adnan Sami

Adnan Sami has irked everyone once again with his tweets praising Modi and encouraging War. The singer who has permanently moved to India and acquired Indian citizenship has long cut ties with Pakistan. Ironically, Adnan Sami’s father, Arshad Sami Khan has been an airforce pilot in Pakistan. The highly esteemed pilot has been awarded Sitaara-e-Jurrat […]

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Drama Recommendation: Watch Aangan tonight!

Koi Chand Rakh was one of the most well-liked popular dramas on Tv recently and people have been sad to see it go. It has left a huge gap on Thursdays however we still have two good dramas Aangan and Baba Jani left to entertain us. Read More: Which drama will top the rating charts […]

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Pakistani Celebrities set an example by choosing peace over hate

Following Pulwama Incident, tensions have been increasing between India and Pakistan. India has intruded Pakistan’s line of control twice now while fanning the debate upon the possibility of War between the countries. Pakistan has been preaching truce and peace from the very beginning. PM Imran Khan reasoned that both the countries are nuclear powers therefore […]

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Two Surprises In The New Pokemon Detective Pikachu Trailer!

The new Pokemon Detective Pikachu trailer was released and it has so many more new Pokemon. We are taken through more of the neon lit Ryme City where Pokemon and Humans co-exist. Ryan Reynolds is voicing Pikachu where as Justice Smith plays Tim, who is trying to solve his father Harry’s case. While the first […]

Drama Recommendation: Spend your Wednesday night with Kaisa Hai Naseeban!

The three prominent dramas airing tonight are Kaisa Hai Naseeban, Qaid and Tajdeed-e-wafa. To find out which drama is worth your time, watch the video or read on! Read More: Here Is What Suno Chanda 2 Will Be All About Kaisa Hai Naseeban (ARY) IDream Productions Kaisa Hai Naseeban is an immensely popular drama these days. The drama […]

Drama Recommendation: Watch Beti’s anticipated finale!

The three prominent dramas airing tonight are Kam Zarf, Mere Humdum and Beti. To find out which drama is worth your time, watch the video or read on! Beti (ARY) IDream Entertainment Drama Serial Beti will air its double episode tonight, which will be the drama’s finale. This drama resonated with the audience from the very beginning. It […]

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Muslim Artists who have made us proud at the Oscars!

Oscars are hailed as the most prestigious Academy Awards which are held yearly to honor the artistic endeavors of the creative intelligentsia worldwide. The 91st Academy Awards have just finished while leaving us mesmerized with the grand night. While many are honored yearly, we have made a list of some of those who come from […]

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Pakistanis who made it to the Oscars!

As the prestigious 91st Academy Awards and the biggest award night of the year comes to an end, lets acknowledge all those with a Pakistani descent, who have been honored by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and made us proud. These are the people who have given Pakistan global recognition through their […]

Will Salman Khan Fans Get To See Bharat in Pakistan?

After the Pulwama Incident, Total Dhamaal was stopped from releasing in Pakistan. Ajay Devgn had announced on Twitter last week that in the light of recent events, he will not be releasing Total Dhamaal in Pakistan. Since then tensions have heightened between the two countries and no new contract is being signed for any Indian […]

EPK Recommendations: Aatish is the drama to watch tonight!

Today is Monday and the three most liked dramas of this day are Aatish, Bandish and Dil Kya Kare. All three dramas offer very gripping and engaging story lines. While things take a sharper turn for the characters of Aatish and Bandish, secrets begin to come out in Dil Kia Karay! Read on to find […]

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Top 5 Dramas Of The Week: Koi Chand Rakh Concludes With Record Ratings!

All week long we have some extremely amazing dramas being aired.While we give you daily drama recommendations we will now be sharing the top five dramas of the week in terms of EPK ratings! The ratings are gauged based on social media engagements. The top 5 dramas presented are based on previous week’s episode ratings […]

Anaa

Hania Amir’s drama Anaa opens with a bang on rating charts!

Drama serial Anaa only just aired its second episode yesterday and the drama has managed to garner a lot of love and a decent viewership! As per Epk’s devised system, the drama inaugurated with a bang and has become the most popular drama of a Sunday, leaving behind Feroze Khan and Sana Javed’s drama, Romeo […]

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How the original Lion King fared in Pakistan (1994)

Disney released a clip from its live action animation of The Lion King which is soon to grace the theaters in July! The clip opens with its highly nostalgic melody and makes us fall in love with it immediately! The tagline, “Long Live The King” is another memorable element.  The photoreal adaptation of the film […]

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Taron Egerton Is The True Essence of Elton John in Rocketman Trailer!

The flamboyant fashion, the good and the ugly it is all being revealed in the colorful, extravagant and energetic biopic Rocketman! There have been quite a few biopics on renowned musicians, Oscar nominated Bohemia Rhapsody being the most recent one that highlighted the journey of Freddie Mercury and his band Queen. It is always heartening […]

Pakistani Film Bachaana Is All Time Highest Grossing February Film In Pakistan

Pakistani Film Bachaana Is All Time Highest Grossing February Film In Pakistan

February is always a bit slow at ticket windows in Pakistan. Last year’s release Black Panther did manage to do well at the boxoffice grossing about 7.75cr approx but it is not the highest grossing film which released in a February. Read More: Ishrat is Back in Mohib Mirza’s next! But Ishrat Who? Among all […]

Cheekh, Ranjha Ranjha Kerdi and Kaisa Hai Naseeban

Which drama will top the rating charts after Koi Chand Rakh?

Koi Chand Rakh was making waves ever since its inception. With a love triangle being played by popular and seasoned actors Ayeza Khan, Imran Abbas and Muneeb Butt, the drama offered a well crafted and passionate storyline of love, loss and heartbreak. Ayeza Khan and Imran Abbas’s pair has been especially loved. The duo have […]

Total Dhamaal in Pakistan

Pakistanis Thank Ajay Devgn For Not Releasing Total Dhamaal

Indian actor Ajay Devgn took to twitter on Monday to announce that he will not be releasing his film, Total Dhamal in Pakistan. Due to heightened tensions between the two countries, the film was stopped from seeing a release in Pakistan. Starring Ajay Devgn, Madhuri Dixit, Anil Kapoor, Arshad Warsi and others in pivotal roles, […]

Do Bol

Upcoming drama ‘Do Bol’ promotes the institution of marriage

Affan Waheed and Hira Mani can be seen in the teasers of ‘Do Bol’. This love story appears to be one that will ignite in the hearts of the duo after their marriage. The teasers which are being praised for encouraging love after marriage and portraying the positive side of a marriage, surely have something […]

badshah begum:a big scale Pakistani Web series in the works

A Big Scale Pakistani Web Series In The Works

We are not short of multi-talented creative individuals and writer/director and producer Rafay Rashidi fits in to the category perfectly. He ventured into films by directing, writing and producing Thora Jee Le. Although his debut film didn’t do wonders, Rafay introduced a large ensemble cast, who through this film got a lot of exposure and […]

Koi-Chand-Rakh ended with a bang with massive rating

Koi Chand Rakh’s Last Episode Rating Creates New Records!

There are a few television projects that have garnered massive admiration and following.To name a few, we witnessed this with Fawad Khan and Mahira Khan starrer Humsafar that aired almost 8 yeras ago. Speaking of rather recent dramas, just last year’s Feroze Khan starrer Khanni became talk of the town and was immensely lauded for […]

Sherdil

Sherdil Teaser Takes Us Back In Time To The 1965 War!

The makers of Sherdil have finally dropped the first teaser of the upcoming film and we are extremely thrilled! The film stars Mikaal Zulfikaar in lead role along with the gorgeous Armeena Khan. The clip pretty much introduced us to Mikaal’s avatar in all its glory along with his rivalry with Hassan Niazi. Sabeeka Imam […]

EPK weekend movie picks movies this friday

EPK Weekend Movie Picks: Weekend of Blockbusters!

This Weekend has something special in store for the local audiences. While there are no new international releases there is still something coming to cinemas this Friday. This is your chance to walk down memory lane and watch your favorite blockbuster on the big screen once more! This will be the Weekend of Re-runs! 1.Teefa […]

Fawad Khan’s PSL Song reaches a new benchmark on YouTube

The Legend Of Maula Jatt‘s star Fawad Khan’s PSL anthem “Khel Deewano Ka” has reached a new milestone on Youtube. The track was not only sung by the heartthrob Fawad Khan but the video also featured him. Read More: Sonam Kapoor makes the headlines commenting on Fawad Khan again! Khel Deewano Ka has already crossed […]

Humayun Saeed

Humayun Saeed : King Of Boxoffice For A Reason

The superstar Humayun Saeed is at the pinnacle of his career. The ace star can be called the king of boxoffice as it appears that the actor is in possession of the Midas touch which turns every film the star touches into a smashing hit. Humayun Saeed has secured the top position at EPK Power […]

Laal Kabootar

Trailer Out: Laal Kabootar, an on your face depiction of criminal life

The trailer of Laal Kaboortar depicts a realistic and raw picture of life on the streets of Karachi. The crime based drama sheds light on the criminal activities that takes place in Karachi. The film features Ahmed Ali Akbar and Mansha Pasha who have done a fine job in their avatars, which fit well with […]

Trailer Out: Project Ghazi, a promising endeavor

The trailer of the much awaited film, “Project Ghazi” has been released. The sci-fi action film stars Humayun Saeed, Sheheryar Munawar and Syra Shehroz in lead roles. The film enjoys the novelty of being one of the first sci-fi and superhero films of Pakistan with promising graphics. The genre is relatively new and comes cross […]

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Top 5 dramas of the week

All week long we have some extremely amazing dramas being aired.While we give you daily drama recommendations we will now be sharing the top five dramas of the week in terms of EPK ratings! The ratings are gauged based on social media engagements. The top 5 drama presented are based on previous week’s rating i.e. […]

Hamza Ali Abbasi, the powerhouse of boxoffice!

Hamza Ali Abbasi has been ruling the hearts of the cinegoers and truly enjoys huge fandom. The Legend Of Maula Jatt star is one of the most successful actors at the boxoffice. If we gauge his box office performance, then the heartthrob outshines many. Hamza has done a very few films so far however whenever […]

The makers of Wrong No 2 and their tradition of clashing!

Yasir Nawaz’s rib tickling comedy flick, Wrong No 2 is all set to clash with Bilal Lashari’s film, The Legend of Maula Jatt. The latter has a star studded cast including big names such as Fawad Khan, Hamza Ali Abbasi and Mahira Khan. Whereas the first is a sequel of a super hit comedy film […]

Cheekh’s Latest Promo Has Us on The Edge of Our Seats! *ing Saba Qamar & Bilal Abbas

Cheekh has been making waves since its very inception. The drama’s unique storyline evokes suspense, horror, shock and grief. The drama comes from Big Bang Entertainment and stars the very impactful and expressive actor Saba Qamar in its lead. The gripping story revolves around a murderer and the leading lady’s struggle to bring him to […]

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Faisal Rehman to play “Dirty Old Man” in Wafa Lazim Tu Nahi

There is a new drama on the horizon and it has some prominent names from the drama industry. Gold Bridge Media is bringing a brand new serial that will be airing on TV One. The drama features the Ishq Tamasha actor Kinza Hashmi along with the forever handsome Faisal Rehman. Currently we are seeing him […]

The Bigger Blockbuster: Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2 vs The Donkey King

The Bigger Blockbuster: Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2 vs The Donkey King

2018 turned out to be one of the best years for Pakistani cinema with new records being made by multiple films. Superstar Ali Zafar’s Teefa In Trouble emerged as the highest grossing non Holiday release for Pakistani films. Whereas powerhouse Hamza Ali Abbasi’s Parwaaz Hai Junoon, despite facing a major clash, turned out to be […]

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Opening Boxoffice Records That The Legend Of Maula Jatt Will Be Chasing

The Legend Of Maula Jatt is only 15 weeks away from it’s anticipated release and people’s expectations are sky high. Ever since the trailer was dropped, the film’s buzz has been multiplying every passing day. The film has a promising stellar star cast which includes Fawad Khan, Hamza Ali Abbasi, Mahira Khan and Humaima Malick. […]

Frozen 2 teaser trailer

Frozen 2 Teaser Highlights The Intensity Before The Storm!

Frozen 2 teaser just dropped and the film has taken a complete 180 turn! Frozen is one of the Disney movies that was loved for its unique and hilarious content! The film was a super hit five years ago so naturally when Frozen 2 was announced our excitement went through the roof. However after watching […]

Hot Favorite On screen Couples Who Won Our Hearts

Be it dramas or films, it is extremely essential that on-screen couples have convincing chemistry. There are some couples who particularly won our hearts with their endearing chemistry. We are going to share with you some of the duos that made us go gaga! Fawad Khan & Mahira Khan We first saw Fawad and Mahira in […]

Waheed Murad in Armaan

Valentine’s Special : The King Of Romance Waheed Murad in Armaan

There is no bigger star than Waheed Murad in the genre of Romance throughout the history of Pakistani Cinema. Waheed Murad’s legacy as a romantic chocolaty hero remains untainted. The legendary actor had a huge following and was very popular with the females. It is said that whenever his films were screened, the cinemas used […]

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Ranveer Singh Expected To Beat Himself With Gully Boy in Pakistan

Ranveer Singh has had a great year at the Pakistani box office with his previous two releases namely Simmba and Padmavat. With seven weeks in, Simmba has done wonder at the box office, with not a single other new release giving it a hard time. Read more : Simmba The Undefeated Hit at the Pakistani […]

5 times Fawad Khan taught us how to romance!

Fawad Khan is one of the most recognized and celebrated artists of Pakistan. Largely acknowledged for his good looks and charming personality, Fawad Khan has also managed to impress us as a romantic hero. The actor is all set to romance Mahira Khan in his upcoming film, The Legend of Maula Jatt. Read More: How […]

EPK Weekend movie picks

EPK Weekend Movie Picks: Gully Boy Expected To Be Box Office Success!

This weekend is beginning a day early at the cinemas owing to Valentine Day! We have some really exciting movies coming to the cinemas, and hopefully it will end the dry spell at the box office! 1.Cold Pursuit The Taken hero is back with a remake of a Norwegian film “In order of disappearance”. The […]

SRK’s best option for giving a super hit?

Shah Rukh Khan is undoubtedly one of the biggest superstars of the Indian Cinema. The superstar not only enjoys huge fandom in India but also has a massive following in Pakistan. Despite facing a rough patch in his career, his films always manage to take a thunderous start at the boxoffice in Pakistan. After Zero’s […]

5 reasons why Cheekh is a must watch

5 Reasons Why Cheekh Is A Must Watch!

Saba Qamar & Bilal Abbas Starrer Cheekh Has Us On The Edge Of Our Seats As The Plot Thickens! One of the dramas that has been on our radar is Saba Qamar’s Cheekh. The drama has an extremely gripping story. While there have only been only 6 episodes so far, the story is so engaging […]

The Legend Of Maula Jatt Boxoffice: Is making 100 crore possible or unrealistic?

The Legend Of Maula Jatt Boxoffice: Is making 100 crore possible or unrealistic?

Bilal Lashari’s directorial The Legend of Maula Jatt is potentially a blockbuster in the making. The film stars the heartthrob Fawad Khan, the very dashing Hamza Ali Abbasi and everyone’s favorite Mahira Khan. The film is an ambitious project and the most expensive film to come out of Pakistani cinema. The film has created a […]

top 5 dramas of the week

Top 5 Dramas Of The Week

All week long we have some extremely amazing dramas being aired.While we give you daily drama recommendations we will now be sharing the top five dramas of the week in terms of EPK ratings! The ratings are gauged based on social media engagements. The top 5 drama presented are based on previous week’s rating i.e. […]

9 Years to Shahrukh Khan’s My Name Is Khan : Huge Records in Pakistan

Today completes the nine years of Shah Rukh Khan’s film My Name Is Khan. The film released back in 2010 and set new benchmarks in Pakistan. It became the highest grossing Hindi film of all time. There were limited cinema screens back then and from those number of screens, this film managed to collect which […]

Was Aanand L Rai’s Zero A Bad Choice by Shah Rukh Khan?

Shah Rukh Khan is going through a very bad phase in his career and needs a huge hit at the boxoffice. His last film, Zero was made with a whooping budget of 270 crores INR.The film raked in under 90 crores approx in India and emerged as a huge flop. However, it somehow managed to become […]

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Madhuri Slays in Total Dhamaal’s Speaker Phat Jaaye!

The Hum Apke Hain Kaun actress Madhri Dixit is living proof that age is just a number! The 51 year old diva sizzled in Total Dhamaal’s Speaker Phat Jaaye alongside Anil Kapoor! The song also features Ajay Devgan, Ritesh Deshmukh, Arshad Warsi, Javed Jaffery and Esha Gupta. However it is Madhuri who steals the show […]

Mahira Khan

2019 Likely To Belong To The Legend of Maula Jatt’s Star Mahira Khan!

The the gorgeous diva Mahira Khan has made the nation proud once again. The Humsafar star has been recognized for her talent and beauty internationally. She has been given many accolades in the past, including her wins at the 8th Beirut International Awards Festival. A UK based paper Eastern Eye also ranked Mahira as the […]

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Total Dhamaal’s GPS Promo Just Dropped & It Has Jacki Shroff In It!

Total Dhamaal released another promo featuring Ajay Devgan and Sanjay Mishra. The comical clip shows Ajay Devgan and Sanjay Mishra in a car trying to figure out directions for their destination when they are greeted by the GPS installed in the car. They are shown going around what appears to be a dessert. What really […]

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Aladdin’s Special Look: Will Smith as Genie Has Big Shoes To Fill!

Disney released a special look of Aladin’s during Grammy’s and we finally get to see Will Smith as genie! When the first teaser was released back in October, they left Genie out. Everyone has been extremely curious to see the beloved character. Later some posters were released in Entertainment Weekly sharing the first look of […]

Bring back Christian Bale and Christopher Nolan for another Batman marvel!

Bring back Christian Bale and Christopher Nolan for another Batman marvel!

After Ben Affleck announced that he will not be reprising his role as Batman in the next Matt Reeves film, there has been an ongoing debate upon who should play Batman now! His decision garnered a mixed response as Ben Affleck’s adaptation of Batman didn’t really please everyone. He truly appeared dull, grim, unconvincing and […]

Koi Chand Rakh

Is Koi Chand Rakh Heading For An Epic Conclusion?

With the serial reaching its conclusion the teaser of Koi Chand Rakh’s last episode poses a few questions for the audience. The characters have gone through numerous ups and downs,and their lives have changed for the worse. The teaser shows Nishal in full remorse over her fate and she realizes that she is left empty […]

Koi chand rakh, kaisa ha naseeban,cheekh

Saba Qamar Chasing Ayeza Khan Starrer Koi Chand Rakh’s Rating with Cheekh

We have entered the digital age with all episode available for streaming at once. There is still a lot of charm of Pakistani dramas airing weekly. Audiences wait for the next episode to see what will happen next. For drama makers the real challenge is to ensure consistency throughout the run. Every now and then […]

Rohit Shetty and Farah Khan

Farah Khan and Rohit Shetty’s film:A Game Changer Shahrukh Khan Needs?

“The mother of all entertainer” is coming our way courtesy Farah Khan and Rohit Shetty. Recently an exciting news has surfaced from Bollywood .The Main Hoon Na director Farah Khan is on board for an action comedy with Rohit Shetty. The two took it to twitter to announce the exciting collaboration. Read more : Ranveer […]

7 reasons why Total Dhamaal is a must watch!

1.Family entertainer Total Dhamaal is going to release on 22nd February, Friday. The film releases on the weekend and is the perfect family entertainer! The much loved genre of comedy promises a fun and wild ride! Being a family entertainer, the film will provide you with a family outing alongside relaxation! So if you’re looking […]

Hrithik vs Tiger To be The Biggest Indian Film of 2019

YRF’s Hrithik vs Tiger To be The Biggest Indian Film of 2019

2019 has met with a very dull start at the boxoffice for Hindi films. It appears that this dry spell will be hard to fought as there will not be any Khan starrer releasing this year. Although the younger generation of Bollywood has managed to make their mark in their domestic market however Pakistan is […]

EPK Movie picks for the week

EPK Weekend Movie Picks: High hopes with Alita Battle Angel

While the previous week didn’t see any major new release, this weekend will be welcoming numerous new ones! This Friday three new movies are coming our way. There are some being carried over. We pick out the ones that seem promising and are worth your time! Alita Battle Angel A Sci-fi action film takes you […]

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Avengers Endgame Latest Super Bowl Trailer Assembles the Undefeated Heroes!

Captain Marvel wasn’t the only movie that graced us with a trailer at Super Bowl. Marvel Studios also released another trailer for Avengers Endgame. The makers seem particularly interested in making statement using taglines. While we got “Higher.Further.Faster” for Captain Marvel, Avengers’ trailer was released with “Some people move on but not us” indicating that […]

Captain Marvel poster

Captain Marvel goes “Higher.Further.Faster” in The New Super Bowl Clip

Brie Larson dropped a new short clip of the upcoming Captain Marvel and we are all for it! In fact we were treated with two awesome new clips from the upcoming movie Captain Marvel. The clip shows Carol Denvers locked in a train fight sequence with a Skrull. Unlike the trailer in which she was […]

Salman Khan, the one man army at the Boxoffice In Pakistan

Salman Khan, the one man army at the Boxoffice In Pakistan

Salman Khan has proved to be the biggest boxoffice pull in Pakistan. The records set by the star’s last release Sultan are still undisputed in Pakistan. It has been three years since Sultan released and its opening day, weekend and week records are still intact. Read More: Salman Khan starrer Sultan has undisputed records in […]

Aangan

Sajal Aly & Ahad, the only saving grace of Aangan?

Hum TV period Aangan had been building up incredible hype way before the drama saw light of day. The drama had all the right elements to be a highly anticipated drama of the year. A stellar cast, a powerful topic, an accomplished director and it offered a trip down the memory lane! All this, while […]

Why ARY's Bandish promises to be one of Pakistan's best horror dramas

Why ARY’s Bandish promises to be one of Pakistan’s best horror dramas

Very rarely we get to see something different, something unique, in the Pakistani drama industry. While many of the television entertainment we see today has made numerous strides in the field, there still is a certain niche that both writers and directors stick to. Family dramas and romances are the most prominent ones that come […]

Hobbs and Shaw

Rock’s Hobbs & Shaw to be another smasher at the Box Office in Pakistan?

Summer 2019 is looking pretty good with some major films releasing. While X- Men Dark Phoneix will be releasing on Eid ul Fitr another major film is coming our way in August which is none other than The Fast and Furious spin off Hobbs and Shaw. The makers released its trailer yesterday and it features […]

The Hamza Ali Abbasi Factor In The Legend Of Maula Jatt

Bilal Lashari’s film The Legend of Maula Jatt has been hugely awaited since its very announcement. The film’s buzz has been increasing over time and the entire film fraternity is anticipating the film to become a huge draw at the boxoffice. The film’s buzz multiplied due to the popular pairing of Fawad Khan and Mahira […]

Crazy Rich Asians not nominated for Oscars

Why Crazy Rich Asians Got Snubbed by Oscars?

Crazy Rich Asians was a smashing hit at boxoffice worldwide last year earning 238m $ worldwide. Although the film did not see release in Pakistan , film saw fantastic run in North America where film opened with 26m $ in it’s opening Weekend yet went on to collect 174.5m $ in North America. These stats […]

Hobbs &Shaw

Watch Idris Elba Go Head to Head with The Rock in the trailer of Fast and Furious Spin off Hobbs & Shaw!

The Fast and Furious spin off Hobbs and Shaw released its trailer yesterday and it is electrifying with some subtle comedy punches! After teasing fans with numerous still for quite some time now, The Rock finally announced the release date of the trailer in a twitter post. The trailer has garnered a lot of excitement […]

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Has Romeo Weds Heer Failed to Live Up to Khaani’s Hype?

It often happens that after success of one project, if the same team regroups to bring forth another project the audience has high expectations. 2018 created massive hype for Feroze Khan and Sana Javed starrer Khaani. The project was of ace producers Abdullah Kadwani and Asad Qureshi and was directed by Anjum Shehzad. The story […]

Ranveer Singh sets a first ever record beating SRK, Aamir Khan and Salman Khan in Pak

Ranveer Singh sets a first ever record beating SRK, Aamir Khan and Salman Khan in Pak

The year 2018 proved to be a bumpy ride for Bollywood films in Pakistan. Two of the biggest films of the year were released in 2018 i.e. Aamir Khan starrer Thugs of Hindostan and Shahrukh Khan starrer Zero. Both the films were ambitious high budgeted projects with sleek VFX. Both the films also had a […]

Will JPNA 3 be the next film to breach the 50cr mark?

Humayun Saeed recently confirmed the third installment of JPNA. In a post on Instagram, he shared a picture with the film’s cast and director Nadeem Baig. The actor captioned “JPNA 3 script sessions on the cruise”. While on a cruise to celebrate Salman Iqbal’s wedding anniversary, it appears the team also decided to take advantage […]

Lesser Known Facts featuring Saheefa Jabbar Khattak!

Lesser Known Facts featuring the bold and beautiful Saheefa Jabbar!

Model turned actress Saheefa Jabbar lives in defiance of societal norms. The beautiful actress came into the limelight when she donned a pixie-cut hairstyle as a model who did not bother with what others may think. Saheefa Jabbar proved that she lives by her own rules and her unconventional personality was quickly noticed. She received […]

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EPK Weekend Movie Picks: A Low Key Comedy Punjabi Movie Coming Your Way!

This weekend will not see any major releases. The only new movie to hit the theaters is a low key Bollywood Punjabi film. However there are many being carried over from previous weeks offering viewers a huge variety to choose from! We present to movies that are running in cinemas and can be a good […]

Avengers Likely To Beat Maula Jatt in breaking Salman Khan’s Sultan records in Pakistan

2019 has started on a very low note with no hit in its first month. However, things are expected to get better in coming months. Sultan released back in 2016 and managed to make opening day, weekend and week records which are still intact even after three years. This year it seems that the undisputed […]

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Aamir Khan killing it with numerous movies in IMDB’s Top 250!

Movies are made for the audience so it is only fair to rely on the audience’s opinion of the film to some extent as well. IMDB has top 250 movies list as per user’s ratings. The list includes movies from various countries. The criteria of the list follows a formula which includes the number of […]

Shah Rukh Khan Starrer Don Shattered All Boxoffice Records in PAK

Don was the only Shah Rukh Khan Film to Shatter All Boxoffice Records in PAK

As per recent reports, Shah Rukh Khan will be starring in Don 3. While Don: The Final Chapter has been confirmed, we are yet to hear an official announcement from Shahrukh Khan. King Khan is going through a rough patch at the boxoffice in domestic market and Pakistan. Shahrukh Khan managed to give only one […]

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A Star Is Born’s Lady Gaga Likely to Win The Oscars

The Oscar nominations were announced yesterday. As we count down the days till the event, lets have a look at the nominations and assess who has better chance of winning. First up, Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga starrer A Star is Born has been nominated in numerous categories. The film’s story is extremely heart touching […]

How Fawad Khan, Hamza and Mahira Khan transformed for The Legend of Maula Jatt

Ever since the trailer of Fawad Khan starrer The Legend of Maula Jatt was dropped, it has garnered an exceptional response. The film is anticipated to be a game changer. The Legend of Maula Jatt has been able to impress the masses with only its trailer release. The mesmerizing trailer has bore some serious after […]

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What Can Pakistani Fans Expect From Teaser of Salman Khan’s Bharat?

Since the inception of much anticipated project of Salman Khan i.e. Bharat, film has been in news. The film initiated massive debate after the Wagah Border image was released. Fans have been excited yet intrigued as to what Pakistani angle will be included. The film is said to be based around the time of partition […]

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John Wick Chapter 3 : Will John Find Peace?

It all started when Losef played by, Game of Thrones famed Alfie Allen, steals John Wick’s car and kills his dog. Losef, who is the son of a mafia head unleashes John Wick’s wrath upon the mafia. The dog held emotional value for John Wick who was already grieving a tragedy in his life. This […]

Mohib Mirza's film Ishrat

Ishrat is Back in Mohib Mirza’s next! But Ishrat Who?

We gave you the exclusive news on an upcoming project that would be the directorial debut of Mohib Mirza. The team has now confirmed the news as they revealed the first look of the upcoming venture. The title of the movie is Ishrat: Made in China, and will be an action comedy partially shot in […]

Koi Chand Rakh is rating exceptionally well!

Koi Chand Rakh is rating exceptionally well!

Koi Chand Rakh stars the very beautiful Ayeza Khan and the very stylish Imran Abbas in the lead. The two compliment each other and the duo has become a favorite of many. They were previously seen together in Mohabbat Tumse Nafrat Hai and Tum Kon Piya. Ayeza Khan managed to acquire a fan following since […]

Is 'Cheekh' an adaption of the 1993 Indian film 'Damini'?

Is ‘Cheekh’ an adaption of the 1993 Indian film ‘Damini’?

The infamous name “Damini” rings a bell for all film connoisseurs, or anyone who grew up watching 90s Bollywood movies. And if you are one of those who were deprived of this joy, the memorable “Tarikh pay Tarikh” dialogue by Sunny Deol will most definitely help you remember. Rajkumar Santoshi’s powerful and gripping movie about […]

Heer Maan Ja : A Title That Hits The Right Chords In our Hearts

Heer Maan Ja : A Title That Hits The Right Chords In our Hearts

Janaan and Parchi famed producers unveiled the first look of the poster of their upcoming feature film Heer Maan Ja yesterday. The film stars Ali Rehman Khan and Hareem Farooq in lead roles and is helmed by Azfar Jaffri. While Hareem Farooq’s glamorous attire paired with snickers reminded us of Julia Robert’s Runaway Bride, the […]

Hareem Farooq and Ali Rehman Khan back in Heer Maan Ja

Hareem Farooq’s Heer Maan Ja poster gave us major Runaway Bride nostalgia!

IRK Films & Arif Lakhani Films presents the first look of their upcoming release Heer Maan Ja. The lead actors are no surprise at all. That’ s right! The Parchi duo Hareem Farooq and Ali Rehman Khan are back starring together in yet another film! The cast also includes Abid Ali and Faizan Sheikh( who […]

Can Cheat India Prove to be a comeback film for Emraan Hashmi n Pakistan?

Can Cheat India Prove to be a comeback film for Emraan Hashmi in Pakistan?

Emraan Hashmi used to have a good following and raked in good initials at boxoffice in Pakistan few years back. His Jannat and Raaz series were actually a HIT at the boxoffice in Pakistan. His film Once Upon A Time In Mumbai was quite a success too. In last few years, Emraan Hashmi’s films have […]

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Movie Weekend Guide: Comedy, Thriller, Romance, Animation Take Your Pick!

We have approached the weekend so it is about time that we help you get your weekend plans in order! Like last week this weekend will see releases of multiple movies. So you have lots of options to pick from! New Releases 1.Cheat Originally titled Cheat India, Emraan Hashmi starrer Cheat follows the story of […]

Mehwish Hayat’s Web series Enaaya seems like a teenage saga

Wajahut Rauf’s latest project is a web series featuring Mehwish Hayat and Azfar Rehman in the lead. The trailer of the web series is out and it has piqued our curiosity to the extent that we want to see how our actors will look in these very different roles in contrast to what they usually […]

Indian Films of 2019 That May Create an Impact in Pakistan?

Indian Films of 2019 That May Create an Impact in Pakistan?

2018 has ended on a good note with Simmba emerging as a success. However, 2018 also beheld the the fiasco of two major films in Pakistan which are Thugs of Hindostan and Zero. On the other hand, Tiger Shroff continued to do well with mega hit Baaghi 2 whereas Ranbir Kapoor led the year with […]

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Spider Man Far From Home’s trailer: a sigh of relief and whole lot of speculation!

Spider Man Far from Home trailer is out and we are curious! The trailer has pushed us further to speculate about what  will happen to our superheroes after Thanos snap? Marvel finally released the trailer of Spider Man far from home. The trailer itself is very light, and not much intense. It seems that the focus of the audience is still towards Endgame instead of getting excited about […]

Sanju

Ranbir Kapoor and Rajkumar Hirani’s Sanju Is The Highest Grossing Movie of 2018 in Pakistan

Simmba took the box office by a storm. It has raked extremely well however three weeks in its running, it is now slowing down. We can see that film can’t challenge top position of 2018. Film has already become third highest grosser of 2018. Read more: Simmba Overtakes Zero in Pakistan 2018 saw some major […]

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Celebrities Giving Us Major Hair Inspiration With These Super Trendy Looks!

New year calls for change and celebrities are welcoming the new year with style! We have compiled all the celebrity hair styles that are totally eye catching and potential trendsetters of 2019! Curls seem very in with the celebs these days! First up we absolutely love Naveen Waqar’s look at Karchi Eat. It is both […]

8 reasons why we cannot wait for Alif !

The cast of Alif is busy shooting in Turkey and the pictures have gotten us even more excited. While we wait rather anxiously for the drama to wrap up and air lets have a look at a few photos and reasons why we are excited about the project! The cast! First and foremost the cast […]

Salman Khan starrer Sultan has undisputed records In Pakistan

Salman Khan starrer Sultan has undisputed records in Pakistan

Salman Khan’s Sultan released in 2016 on Eid. The film managed to set records which stand undisputed even today. Sultan collected 3.41 cr approx on its opening day and became the first film to see an opening of above 3 crore. The film’s record has been unbeaten till now and it seems the records will […]

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Disney Going Big in 2019!

It is going to be a special year for Disney fans! Disney has been keeping itself busy producing numerous movies that will be releasing in 2019!Lets have a look at all the awesome movie that are lined up and what we know about the films so far! 1.Captain Marvel The Disney year is being kicked […]

5 must watch dramas of 2019

5 must watch dramas of 2019!

With the new year, there is a new wave of dramas. Some have already started and some are just gearing up to grace our screens. We have listed a few 2019 Dramas that have got our hopes up! 1.Aangan This period drama needs no introduction! After making the audience wait for an entire year the […]

Will Salman Khan's film Bharat see release in Pakistan?

Will Salman Khan’s upcoming film Bharat be able to release in Pakistan?

Salman Khan’s next film is an adoption of a Korean film called “Ode to my father” The actor has been busy in the shooting of Bharat which also stars Katrina Kaif alongside him. The Tiger Zinda Hai duo is back to rekindle the magic on screen with their endearing chemistry. The film is being helmed […]

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Captain Marvel’s special look hints on Jude Law’s character!

Could the film serve as a good appetizer before the highly anticipated Avenger Endgame hit theaters or would it create a niche of its own? After giving us two fantastic trailers Marvel Studios revealed a “special look” of Captain Marvel! While the second trailer was action packed, and super intense, this one is definitely less […]

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Malala’s biopic positive for Pakistan,says Shahid Khan

Gul Makai a biopic based on the life of noble peace price winner Malala Yousafzai is premeiring on 25 January 2019. The film will open in London and the premier is said to be attended by number renowned personalities including Malala herself along with her family. Other personalities including Indian and Pakistani High commissioner,and representatives […]

Highest grossing films in Pakistan over the years

Exclusive: Highest Box Office grossers in Pakistan over the years

We previously shared the list of the highest grossing films of the year 2018. We are now revealing the highest grossers of Pakistan down the memory lane. We will be telling you the highest grosser of each year starting with 2011. Read More: Highest Grossers of 2018 in Pakistan : Humayun Saeed Tops Again Bol:Bol […]

Khans nosedive into an abysmal pit of dying stardom

Our cinemas have started to flourish. We saw a significant turnout of cinema goers in 2018. The cinema industry has seen ample growth in both footfalls and gross numbers. 4 Films managed go over the 30cr mark whereas seven films went over the 20cr mark. However, it is worthwhile to note that none of these […]

Bilal Abbas to play the male version of Nigar from Balaa in Cheekh?

Bilal Abbas has recently been seen in the character of Taimoor in Balaa. He played a naive, straightforward and a simple man who is deceived by Nigar time and again. While, Nigar’s character which was played by Ushna Shah is truly treacherous and malicious, another character is set to hit our screens who is truly […]

Sonam Kapoor makes the headlines commenting on Fawad Khan again!

Sonam Kapoor is making headlines again regarding Fawad Khan. She has never been shy of expressing how fond she is of the Pakistani heartthrob. Sonam Kapoor starred alongside Fawad Khan in Khoobsurat together in 2014. Sonam has been gushing over the handsome hunk ever since this and even before! Here are a bunch of statements […]

Aiman Khan and Muneeb Butt’s honeymoon pictures are adorable!

Aiman Khan and Muneeb Butt recently tied the knot in an extravagant ceremony. The internet was flooded with their wedding pictures recently! The two looked like a match made in heaven. While Aiman made a beautiful bride, Muneeb also looked good as a traditional groom. Read More: Aiman and Muneeb’s wedding extravaganza The much adored […]

Aankh Marey alone tantamount to Simmba?

Simmba released with a bang. The film met with good reviews from critics. The film was said to be a full-fledged entertainer. The Rohit Shetty film fulfilled its quotient of masala and comedy while also evoking our emotions by tackling a sensitive issue. View this post on Instagram 🦁 #SIMMBA A post shared by Ranveer […]

Celebrity weddings that kept us swooning in 2018

Love is in the air and so are celebrity weddings! This year we saw some of our favorite celebs get hitched! They have been the talk of the town. The previous weekend alone saw weddings of three celebrity couples! So as this year nears its end, lets recap all the adorable weddings that made the headlines […]

Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Tu Aisa Laga:Tale of forbidden love

Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Tu Aisa Laga is a mix of humor, stereotypes, love and conflict! The trailer of Anil Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor starrer was released. The story revolves around a Punjabi girl Sweety (Sonam Kapoor) who is the daughter of Anil Kapoor. The characters look colorful and fun to watch. Her family is […]

Noori Natt shares his sentiments for The Legend of Maula Jatt

It has been a week since the trailer of the much anticipated movie of 2019 The legend of Maula Jatt  was released. The movie has been struck with controversy and legal battle ever since its inception. While that matter is yet to be settled between the producer of original Maula Jatt and makers of a […]

Junaid Khan talks about his upcoming drama, Kam Zarf

After the immense love Junaid Khan received on his recent projects Ishq-Tamasha (Hum Tv), Silsalay (Geo Tv) and Khasara (Ary), the versatile singer turned actor will be seen on Geo Tv, in his upcoming drama, Kasa-e-Zaat. Junaid Khan has graced us with popular song hits through Call (band), the superstar has now busied himself in […]

Writer of The legend of Maula Jatt’s interesting claim about the film!

A good movie not only needs good actors and director, it is massive teamwork. Among many elements of the film making process, good content is extremely essential. The story line and dialogues need to be monumental. In case of Bilal Lashari’s upcoming venture, one can expect the writing end of things will be flawless! The […]

Aangan is leaving fans high and dry!

The hyped period drama that has been on our radar for quite some time finally aired on HUM TV last Thursday and it was totally worth the wait! The episode was titled as a visual treat along with amazing acting, sets and background score. Read more: Aangan’s first episode visually gorgeous with an engrossing storyline However […]

The team of Cheekh has raised an important question: apne munh per taale kab tak?

The second teaser of the upcoming drama Cheekh is out. This powerful teaser gives us more insight into the drama. The drama being produced by The Bang Entertainment stars Saba Qamar, Bilal Abbas, Aijaz Aslam, Maira Khan, Azekah Daniel, Noor Hassan and others. While the makers talked about the drama targeting a social issue, we […]

The legend of Maula Jatt: a game changer in the making!

Ammara Hikmat and Bilal Lashari have dropped a bombshell upon us. The trailer of The Legend of Maula Jatt looks terrific. This is the most anticipated movie of 2019, and it looks like a blockbuster in the making. 2019 is going to be a big year for films, and not just Urdu cinema but with the […]

Movies this Friday! SRK’s romance&action packed Sci-fi!

Two Hollywood releases along with King Khan’s Zero! With the weekend approaching everyone is on the look out for fun activities to do. We would like to help you out in our segment “movies this Friday!”  If you are thinking of heading out to the movies, here are the latest movies to hit the theaters […]

Men in Black: international, new guys same suit!

Sony Pictures released the new Men in Black international’s trailer and it has Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones missing! While we were sad to see them replaced, the replacements are thankfully a good choice. The Taken star Liam Neeson  and everyone’s favorite superhero with a hammer, Chris Hemsworth are the new dynamic duo. The trailer […]

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Who is Chammi’s mystery guy Manzoor? Aangan’s big question!

Few hours before the first episode of Aangan airs tonight at 8 PM on Hum TV, and we are still pondering over Chammi’s mystery guy Manzoor.  We see Chammi mention it in a teaser yet there is no face to the name as yet.     View this post on Instagram   A post shared […]

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5 reasons to watch Aangaan

Every once in while there comes a drama that get audience hooked.  It is usually till after the drama begins to air that this happens, but in case of Aangaan it is the opposite. The drama is a much awaited one and viewers will finally get to see it tomorrow at 8 PM on Hum […]

SRK credits two people for Zero

While talking about the film at trailer launch, SRK credited the people that made the vision of Zero into a reality.  He met the director Anand L Rai and writer Himanshu Sharma around two and half years back when they narrated the idea of the movie. The movie is about a man who is a vertically […]

Time travel with Farhan Saeed’s Aangaan OST “Hari Hari”!

It is Tuesday folks which means we have two days left before the much anticipated drama of the year Aangan starts.  The full version of the OST has been released and it is absolutely melodious! The song has been sung by Farhan Saeed and Naveed Nashad. The lyrics are penned down by Imran Raza and […]

Donkey King not a children’s movie,Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy

Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy is no stranger to big achievements, beside being two time Oscar winner, she introduced local animated movies culture in Pakistan. The 3 Bahadur series has gone a long way in terms of becoming the only movie to be a trilogy in Pakistan. 3 Bahadur: the rise of the warriors released this weekend. […]

Fawad khan, the king of cameos

Fawad Khan is one of the most recognized and adored actors of Pakistan. The actor has countless admirers across borders. While his character, Ashar in a drama serial Humsafar became that wave of the wand which granted him immense popularity, the heartthrob has only seen fame and affection after it. Fawad Khan has since grown […]

On-screen couples that ruled dramas in 2018

As we approach the end of the year lets look back at the on-screen couples that ruled TV screens this year. Iqra Aziz and Farhan Saeed  First up the most loved Ramadan transmission drama became a big hit. The adorable couple of Iqra Aziz (as Jiya) and Farhan Saeed (as Arsal) managed to display amazing […]

SRK reveals Baua’s cheeky side in Zero’s teaser “Bhabhi Ke hath ki Biryani”

As fans wait rather patiently for the highly anticipated SRK starrer, the makers keep dropping teasers every now and then. As far as the music end is concerned, only two songs have been released i.e. Mere naam tu and Isaaqbazi. While the former was romantic melody , Isaaqbazi was an upbeat number. Read more : Charismatic […]

Is Kedarnath worth your time: critics verdict

Kedarnath is a Bollywood release debuting Sara Ali Khan. The actress has been making headlines for her two new releases, one being Kedarnath and the other Simmba which is also releasing this month. While the new Bollywood diva has been getting a lot of attention, it will be interesting to see if she has truly […]

Movies this Friday: treat for children!

Its is children’s weekend at the movies this Friday! With the weekend approaching everyone is on the look out for fun activities to do. We would like to help you out in our segment “movies this Friday!”  If you are thinking of heading out to the movies, here are the latest movies to hit the […]

SRK and Christmas : The Unbeatable Boxoffice History in Pakistan

The much awaited film, Zero is just a week away from its release and we are expecting it to have a mind-blowing opening. It is likely to create a massive impact on boxoffice on day 1. Starring Shah Rukh Khan in lead, the film is going to be released by Eveready Pictures in Pakistan. Film […]

Arbaz Khan on the rise and fall of Pashto cinema

While Urdu may be our mother tongue, our country has numerous beautiful native languages. Each also has its own media content as well however it is usually Urdu that is in the mainstream. There was a time when Pashto and Punjabi cinema was also thriving and drew in crowds however they are no longer on […]

Can 3 Bahadur 3 Beat The Donkey King?

3 Bahadur is the only animated series of Pakistani Cinema and is also a huge grosser at boxoffice. As the release of the trilogy of 3 Bahadur approaches, expectations attached to it are skyrocketing. The movie is set to release on this Friday and is anticipated to do wonderfully. The film, presented by ARY Films […]

Manto: one man two versions!

Saramad Khoosat starrer biography of the controversial writer of the subcontinent Manto was extremely  praised by critics as a top notch piece of art. The film was released in September 2015, three years later Nandita Das has released the Indian rendition on the life of Manto. Even though the Bollywood film has been banned from […]

Avengers the only hit movie of Marvel franchise in Pakistan

There are a few prominent names in the world of Sci-Fi which have massive fandom. The beloved world of Stan Lee’s Marvel has been at top of the list for several years. Whenever there is a new installment coming up naturally the level of excitement accelerates and fan theories start circulating. The trailer of Avenger’s […]

Exclusive: Various looks of Sara Loren, the fashionista

Sara Loren is truly a fashionista! She is famously known for her work in Bollywood. The model turned actress has also bagged several dramas in Pakistan. The stunning actress has swayed people with her looks. Sara Loren’s upcoming bollywood movie, Sourabh Shrivastava’s Fraud Saiyaan features her in lead with Arshad Warsi. The glamorous actress looks stunning in […]

Release of a Pakistani feature film after the longest dry spell this year!

There is no doubt that Pakistani cinema has recovered from stagnation and it has come out even stronger with a new and improved version. It would not be an over statement to say that there are still some obstacles that the industry needs to overcome. The beginning of the year welcomed IRK films’ Parchi followed by […]

Movies this Friday: Hollywood and Lollywood releases!

With the weekend approaching everyone is on the look out for fun activities to do. We would like to help you out in our segment “movies this Friday!”  If you are thinking of heading out to the movies, here are the latest movies to hit the theaters this weekend. There will be no Bollywood release […]

Know it all: Why did Fawad Khan and Ali Zafar not feature in top 10 on Epk’s powerlist?

We are back with Know it all, a segment designed specifically for our audience. In this segment, we answer 3 questions that you ask regarding the showbiz industry. Following are the 3 questions which you asked, this week.   Question: Pinky Memsaab is releasing this weekend, how well can it be expected to perform? Answer: […]

Pinky Memsaab all set for weekend release!

Pakistan’s film industry is growing and it is heart warming to see more new comers taking the leap and entering the industry. Shazia Ali Khan is such an example of an independent film maker who is all geared up to release her first film this weekend. The film is none other than Pinky Memsaab. While […]

Highlights of this Week!

Every week, we will bring to you the highlights of our content! While we thank you for loving and appreciating us, here’s a recap of few of our articles, in case you missed out! Following is what’s trending: The Aineeb Wedding!  Aiman Khan and Muneeb Butt tied the knot recently! Their colourful pictures have been […]

Aangan’s teasers have got viewers excited!

The teasers of the much awaited period drama Aangan have started pouring in and we are loving them. From the ladies adorning gorgeous jewellery, to the men in kurta pajamas with nawabi caps, the outfits, looks, filmy background score and poetry all takes us back in time. The drama is a adaption of Khadija Mastoor’s […]

Movies this Friday!

If you’re thinking of going to the movies, and do not know which movie to watch, we have got you covered! In our weekly segment of Movies this friday, we will keep you updated on all movies releasing in Pakistan! Here are the movies which have released this Friday:   1. The possession of Hannah […]

The only Pakistani star to rope in 600cr?

Saba Qamar’s aptitude for acting is praiseworthy. The actress has proved that she is hugely talented through her powerful performances over the years. The lady is a rare gem with beauty and utmost talent. Saba Qamar is a household name which we all adore. Her gripping performances always leave the viewers, wanting more. The star knows how […]

Know it all: why is Mahira behind Hania Amir in EPK power list?

Exciting News: Our Segment Know it all on Tuesday is specifically designed for our users! Because we appreciate your love and understand you want authentic information. On every Tuesday, we will answer 3 questions from our Users! We will bring you exclusive and authentic information straight from the industry. You may ask us anything about […]

The makers of Pinky Memsaab do not know the art of presenting their actors as stars

Pinky Memsaab is a modern-day tale based on two female characters. Hajra Yamin plays Pinky, who is an innocent traditional girl from the suburbs whereas Kiran Malik plays a beautiful socialite who appears to be living with a golden spoon in her mouth. She seems to have it all while Pinky comes from a backward […]

Novel adaptations & period dramas:the saving grace of Pakistani Dramas?

Hum TV is no stranger to period dramas, we decided to take a voyage back into time to review our old dramas which have truly become the saving grace of our drama industry, with tales situated in the good old times. Sadaqay Tumharay and Dastan are two much acclaimed dramas of Hum Tv. While the […]

Tigers- the story of our unsung hero, Syed Aamir Raza

The film, “Tigers” stars Indian actor Imran Hashmi in its lead. It was first premiered on September 8, 2014 at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) where the director and the man on whom the story was based on, Syed Aamir Raza, received a standing ovation. This brought tears to Syed Aamir’s eyes. His story was […]

Pinky Memsaab: what to expect?

An exciting new Pakistani movie is being released on 7th December and its trailer looks great. The storyline is different and catchy. Pinky Memsaab is based on the appearance of two women’s lives. The two are from extremely opposite ends of the spectrum. One of whom is a simple house cleaning lady while the other […]

Atif Aslam has been shying away from our local cinema

Atif Aslam has become an internationally acclaimed artist. He has won over fans from very early on with his soulful voice. It was his unique voice that drew attention of film makers across border. He was signed on as play back singer for numerous Indian films and has been in demand since he first sang […]

Maryam pereira: a story that needs to be told!

Drama and film makers have a responsibility towards their audience as content creators to educate them. Their projects can played a major role in changing mindsets and attitudes. Also they have the power to highlight issues that are often neglected. TV One is one of those channels that has set precedent to tell stories based […]

Just like India has a lot to give to Pakistan, Pakistan has a lot to give to India, says Ali Zafar

Ali Zafar, the ultimate all-rounder of the industry

There is no doubt that our industry is filled with extremely versatile artists however there are only a few who have managed to be jack of all trades and have succeeded in all with flying colors. Especially if we have a look at the singer turned actors category, many have tried and failed. We got […]

Where is everyone’s darling Fawad Khan?

Fawad khan rose to the height of his career with Hamsafar. His character Ashar became an immediate favorite of all the viewers. Paired with Mahiran Khan, the duo became the winning ingredient of the drama. Hamsafar became the highest rating drama on television. After Hamsafar, his next drama was Numm which aired on Geo Tv. […]

Will Fantasic Beast’s second installment survive Depp’s controversy ?

Fantastic beasts Crimes of Grindelwald has hit the screens on Friday 16 November 2018. The movie’s content will be connecting to the Harry Potter franchise. Unlike the previous movie which was set in a completely different setting with new characters. The sequel will be taking us back to Hogwarts and also introducing the younger version […]

Azeem Sajjad all set for biopic Chaudhry

After biopics like Shah and Motorcycle girls, Azeem Sajjad has announced that he is making a Biopic “Chaudhry”. The cast so far includes Jia Ali and Zara Abid. In fact this will be Zara Abid’s debut film. Azeem Sajjad has previously made 8689.   We got a hold of the actor/writer to get the scoop […]

The Power of Sentiment in Drama Serial Haiwan by ARY DIGITAL

Pakistani Drama Industry is deeply devoted into portraying the most realistic image of human sentiments and emotions possible. Almost all the dramas being made present human sentiments in raw form and showcase how a person truly feels going through the ups and downs of life’s cruelty. Similar is the case with Drama Serial Haiwan which […]

Baba Jaani- An Exploration of Characters.

Any drama with Faisal Qureshi is a foolproof recipe for success and for good reason: impeccable acting and never failing to pick a project that falls short of impressive. Hence, his debut production series “Baba Jaani” has a lot to live up to. Add in seasoned actors such as Saba Hamid as well as a […]

A Trip Down the Drama Lane

Drama in Pakistan has evolved a lot over time, where the very portrayal of a household has changed. In addition, the themes and dialogues have also gone through some major changes. The privatization of channels and evolving themes have changed the entire discourse of Pakistani Drama. Old but Not Forgotten Back in the days, PTV […]

The Question of Gender in Mainstream Pakistani Dramas.

Pakistani Drama Industry has gone deep and beyond in search of themes and subjects for serials that not only mirrors life but also explore the meaning behind it. It has produced serials depicting life in its every form and the pros and cons that come with it. But, one thing the industry is still struggling […]

Ranjha Ranjha Ker di; a story of a Christian convert to Islam who is fighting for respect.

“Ranjha Ranjha Ker di!” A beautiful name indeed. When I first heard the name of this drama in a promo, I foresaw a girl who has fallen heads over heels in love with a boy, who may and may not like the girl back. I knew, that this will be a drama, where the girl […]

5 Pakistani dramas that left with a question mark on society:

Drama Industry of Pakistan has always been one of the pioneers of breaking the silence and questioning social norms of our society. Several dramas have been made addressing the social taboos which were considered a No-Go area for the genre of entertainment before. Pakistani Drama Industry has started questioning social norms and breaking the stereotypical […]

KHUD PARAST: RAISING AWARENESS ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE!

Khud Parast is a sensational piece of art that is running successfully on ARY digital nowadays. This serial is raising awareness on many important issues of our society including domestic violence. It is written by Radain Shah and directed by Syed Aabis Raza. It has a phenomenal star cast including Ramshah Khan and Shehzad Sheikh […]

Pakistani Dramas Based on English Novels & Films.

The Ghost A mega-production of HUM TV, “The Ghost” was based on an English novel of the same title by Danielle Steel. It was dramatized for television in the Urdu language by Umera Ahmad and starred great actors like Faisal Qureshi, Nadia Jamil, Asif Raza Mir, Samina Peerzada, Savera Nadeem, Sania Saeed, and Rehan Sheikh. […]

TAJDEED E WAFA: A Top Notch Depiction Of Dysfunctional Families

The term Dysfunction family refers to a family having a relationship that is not conducive to the physical and emotional health of the family members. It often leads to conflicts, maltreatment, and misbehaviors. These families generally have lower levels of mental peace, content, and happiness. Dysfunctional families are a social problem for two main reasons. […]

Kaisi Aurat Hoon Mein: Women must say NO to financial abuse

Recently, the drama serial Kaisi Aurat Hoon Mein is ended on Hum TV. Apart from women empowerment, it gives a strong message and awareness to the working and domestic women of our society. Let’s have a look at what our women folk can learn from Kaisi Aurat Hoon Mein: Never give the financial authority to […]

Who Knows the Real Meaning of Honour in “Lashkara”?

The question of honor is ineluctable in our society, especially because it always gets associated with a woman, forming another example of our patriarchal notions. Without reflecting on their own activities, many brothers, fathers, and husbands perpetrate various kinds of brutalities on women related to them only in the name of honor. One such act […]

Ki Jaana Mein Kaun: When Identity Becomes the Biggest Issue

Adopting a parentless and heirless child is a noble thing but such noble causes become an identity issue as well. Same is the story of Ki Jaana Main Kaun and Meher (Minal Khan). Written by Uzma Iftekhar and Furqan Sahir, this is a compelling tale of a girl’s credentials which invite a big chaos in […]

Four Big Serials Gracing Our Small Screen This October

The art form of TV drama can be called the image of society shown on the small screen. Four mega serials have gone on air during October 2018 on different channels include: Maryam Pereira, Haiwan, Deedan, and Romeo Weds Heer. Drama/ TV Channel Director Cast Production House Genre Maryam Pereira/ TV One Iqbal Hussain Emmad […]

Band Khirkiyan: When Husbands Become “Khudas” instead of “Mijaazi Khudas”

Domestic abuse comes in many forms. It can be physical, as was depicted in Pakistani drama serial “Jackson Heights”, it can be subtle, as is being shown in the serial “Kaisi Aurat Hoon Mein” running currently, and it can also be highly toxic, affecting both your mental and physical health and draining all your energy […]

Faysal Qureshi looks divergent in ‘Haiwan’

‘Haiwan’ is going to portray a story that revolves around the issue of child protection. In our society we have many issues to cater and that’s why in modern age we do not give much attention towards the issues of this nature. Faysal Qureshi is going to play a lead role in this drama, his […]

‘Lashkara’ Is Raising Some Untold Issues Of Our Society

Writer Zafar Miraj has taken it upon himself to shine light on social issues and has been quite successful in doing so. On the other hand director Kashif Nisar is able to induce soul in the script of Zafar Miraj. Lashkara, starring Mohsin Abbas Haider, Ushna Shah and Imran Ashraf is a reflection of where […]

Five dramas that are based on true stories and created powerful impact

We have a large number of dramas that are based on true stories but there are very few dramas who created a stalwart mark and gained a humongous response from the masses. If we consider the era from 2007 to 2018 then we will surely have a good number of dramas that will be eligible […]

TV one becomes the first channel to portray such unique subjects

Our Drama Industry is becoming expansive by grabbing audience across the country and also covering the other regions of the world. Dramas on different subjects are coming in a wide range; we have seen dramas based on domestic violence, child abuse and on many other social issue based topics. Undoubtedly we have now an extensive […]

Why We Need Dramas Like ‘Akhri Station’ & ‘Zun Mureed’

Akhri Station: This drama revolves around the hardships faced by the women of our society. It’s based on 7 characters that share their problems with each other in the compartment of train during their journey from Lahore to Karachi. Issues highlighted in “Akhri Station” include domestic violence against the women, acid attacks, forced prostitution, drug […]

Is Bulbulay Unsuitable for Children?

The drama industry of Pakistan seems to prefer quantity over quality. This is also true for sitcoms being produced nowadays. Creativity has taken a back seat, plots of these comedy/sitcoms are usually very weak. One wonders why writers cannot think of comedy in story lines other than those revolving around family politics. The jokes and […]

USTAANI JEE: A REALISTIC SUPER-HERO OF A REALISTIC WORLD

What characterizes super-heroes is their ability to solve the problems of human beings in a matter of a few seconds. They are brave, helpful and supportive. However, the superheroes we usually come across have unrealistic attributes attached to them as well. We are not always sure of what it is that has turned them into […]

Ali Josh: The Joshilaa Additon in Industry

Last year we have seen some refreshing additions in Pakistani drama industry that includes the likes of the promising Bilal Abbas Khan and Ahad Raza Mir. As our drama industry is moving forward at full speed, simultaneously, there is an exponential increase in the space for new talent. People wish to see fresh, talented faces […]

Why Nadia Khan’s Comeback Becomes Important to Analyse

When Nadia Khan entered the Pakistani drama industry in the 1990’s, the image she formed of herself was of a young and happy-go-lucky girl. She played the adventurous and bold woman of Haseena Moin in Des Pardes and Pal Do Pal, the bubbly heroine of Ali Haider in Jaane Kyun, the carless wife in Bandhan […]

We’re sorry Arjit, it’s not your fault.

Pakistan is a country rich with art and culture and our artists have made us proud all over the world, including India. Our actors have done some amazing work in Bollywood films and our musicians have poured their hearts into their music. With that, Arjit Singh has been popping up with some spiteful comments about […]

Facts or fiction: Hamza Abbasi vs. Reham Khan

It all started when ex-journalist, ex-film maker & ex-wife of Imran Khan, decided to publish a book. Whether the book contains facts or fantasies of the writer sparked a wildfire debate across the country. This debate has now made its way to international platforms as well because it has targeted many people; some of whom […]

Twitterati paparazzi

“…but first, let me take a selfie!” has become more than a line out of a song; it has become a state of mind. Social media can be described as any platform which allows sharing of personal information and viewing others’ data through the usage of internet. Google defines it as a reference to any […]

Pakistan International Film Festival – was it really?

Hosting international level events is a milestone for every institute, industry or nation state. A milestone which should be plastered with if not diamonds, at least gold –standard wise. Pakistan hosted its first international film festival in the early months of 2018. Taking place at one of the most beautiful locations of the country –the […]

A brief straight from the French Rivera; 71st Cannes Film Festival

Every year, A-list celebrities spend tons of bucks and a few days to answer invitations given to them for the biggest film festival of the year –Cannes film Festival. This year, alongside the French beaches and their famed hotels, present for the event were celebrities who are called ‘Cannes regulars’; and then there were the […]