Drama Guide: find out which drama did well this Sunday!

It’s a pretty easy choice to make on Sundays: what drama is the most stress-free and enjoyable at the same time? The dramas on Sunday, Romeo Weds Heer, Tajdeed e Wafa and Hoor Pari, all have winning characteristics which is why they’re the most watched dramas of Sundays currently. But do they really fit into […]

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 […]

Once again the dramas that air on Saturday exceeded our expectations and made the decision of which drama to watch so much more harder! While every other day at least one drama fails to make a lasting impact, the dramas for Saturday one up each other repeatedly. With talented new actors in each of the […]

Drama Guide: find out which drama did well this Thursday!

Thursday dramas are what we wait for the entire week! And it’s always a relief when Thursday comes because of the well-awaited dramas that air on this day, Aangan, Baba Jani and Koi Chand Rakh, all are in the midst of their central plot and things are heating up for every character in these dramas. […]

Drama Guide: find out which drama did well this Wednesday!

Wednesdays are a busy time for us all, and there is no headspace to decide which drama to commit to watching on this day. Add onto that a long list of choices…we understand your dilemma perfectly! On HUM, the drama Tawaan airs on these days, Qaid on Geo and Kaisa Hai Naseeban on ARY. Each […]

Drama Guide: find out which drama did well this Monday!

Mondays feature three promising dramas: Balaa on ARY, HUM TV’s Aatish and the newly started Dil Kia Karay by Geo. All three of these dramas have been quite entertaining however Balaa ended with its last episode last night and it left a huge impact on us. Now the question is: of all of these dramas, […]

Drama Guide: find out which drama did well this Sunday!

Sundays are a time for you to relax and unwind with your favorite TV shows or movies, and we know you would rather not waste your time debating which drama to watch on television. The three dramas airing on a Sunday that caught are attention are the comedy series Romeo Weds Heer by Geo, Tajdeed […]

Drama Guide: find out which drama did well on Saturday!

The choices of dramas for Saturday are diverse and entertaining. Three dramas have made it to our list. Ranjha Ranjha Kardi has a very promising cast, as well as it is one of the finest offerings of HUM TV. We also have Khudparast on ARY which continues its conflict between morally ambiguous characters, and also […]

Thursday Drama guide: which drama to watch?

It is always a struggle to decide which channel to tune in to on Thursdays, especially with all the excellent choices in dramas being aired nowadays. ARY’s ‘Koi Chand Rakh’ with its amazing soundtrack and stellar cast, Geo’s ‘Baba Jani’ in which Faisal Qureshi as always dazzles us and last but not the least, Hum […]

Written by: Mustafa Afridi Directed by: Mohammed Ehteshamuddin Produced by: Momina Duraid Productions With a drastic change in the pace of the writing, this week’s episode of Aangan incited emotions in all of us through the sudden death of a major character. Salma is played beautifully by Sonya Hussain. She is shown to be happy […]

Ranjha Ranjha Kardi

Written by: Faiza Iftekhar Directed by: Kashif Nisar Produced by: Momina Duraid and HBCH Productions Equal parts gritty, realistic and emotional, not a single episode of Ranjha Ranjha Kardi has failed to leave a mark on us. Noori’s clever tactics at using Haji Sahab’s advances on her against him work and all charges of theft […]

Written by: Mustafa Afridi Directed by: Mohammed Ehteshamuddin Produced by: Momina Duraid Productions   The recent episode of Aangan shows Salma eloping and running away to marry Subhan after her mother, the ‘Malkan’ whips her and declares her a blight on the family name. This obviously does not bode well as her mother lashes out by […]

Written by: Sara Sadain Syed Produced by: Abdullah Seja Directed by: Mazhar Moin Hameed’s children, namely Maan, Sawera and Javeria, receive a rude awakening in the latest episodes of Haiwan as Kulsum confesses their father’s crime finally. Maan and Sawera are directly confronted by their mother whereas the younger Jojo eavesdrops and runs away in […]

Written by: Sophia Khurram Directed by: Mohsin Mirza Produced by: iDreams Productions   A double episode of Beti packed full of excitement and hair-grabbing moments aired last night. In regards to acting, the villains are always the highlight of this drama. Asma Abbas has a legion of experience to validate the excellence of her acting […]

Aangan

Written by: Mustafa Afridi Directed by: Mohammed Ehteshamuddin Produced by: Momina Duraid Productions   Mustafa Afridi’s recent adaption of Khadjia Mastoor’s award-winning novel had been hyped up for many weeks and today’s first episode of the pre-partition era drama showed us why this drama is going to be a game changer. The star-studded cast, the breathtaking […]

Written by: Sara Sadain Syed Produced by: Abdullah Seja Directed by: Mazhar Moin The humanistic state of guilt and grief are the major themes of Haiwan, but in its recent episode the drama takes it a step ahead. While Azra’s testimony is rendered void due to her mental condition, Momina is spurred by her anger […]

Written by: Samira Fazal Directed by: Ilyas Kashmiri Produced by: Momina Duraid Productions Episode 13 starts off on a lighter note as Arsal and Hareem’s marriage brings out the joy in everyone, even Arsal’s father. But the gloom of Asher and Neha’s absence casts a dark shadow on marriage celebrations. In an attempt to remove […]

Written by: Faiza Iftikhar Directed by: Ali Faizan Anchan Produced by: Faisal Qureshi In the aftermath of Sadia’s emotional death in the last episode, Asfand fights the intensity of his own sorrow as well as ensuring that Nimra’s future does not suffer with this loss. Meanwhile, finally seeing a chance, Asfand’s sisters try to get […]

Written by: Sophia Khurram Directed by: Mohsin Mirza Produced by: iDreams Productions With a stellar cast, impeccable writing and a social issue which is persistent all around us, ARY’s new series “Beti” started off with a bang. After the hype surrounding its trailer, the drama certainly delivered in its first episode. The story revolves around […]

Written by: Samira Fazal Directed by: Ilyas Kashmiri Produced by: Momina Duraid Productions This week’s episode was not as exciting as the others and focused more on the disintegrating marriages around Arsal right on the eve of his own. The way his own father treats his mother begins to sow seeds of doubts in Arsal’s […]

Written by: Faiza Iftikhar Directed by: Ali Faizan Anchan Produced by: Faisal Qureshi   Sadia’s health issues finally catch up to her in this episode of Baba Jani as she ends up hospitalized all of a sudden. Asfand and Nimra rush her over to the hospital and Asfand does everything in his ability to get […]

Written by: Saira Raza Produced by: Humayun Saeed and Shehzad Naseeb Directed by: Shahid Shahfat   The emotional turmoil of Dil Mom Ka Diya reaches its final conclusion in the last episode of the series. The director and writer wrapped up the show with a satisfying end. As Tipu struggles to recover from cancer, Ulfat […]

Written by: Samira Fazal Directed by: Ilyas Kashmiri Produced by: Momina Duraid Productions   A ray of hope shines through for Arsal and Hareem in episode 11 as amidst the numerous divorces and marital troubles, both finally decide to make up and get married as soon as possible. The episode also further developed how Asher […]

Written by: Faiza Iftikhar Directed by: Ali Faizan Anchan Produced by: Faisal Qureshi This week’s episode of Baba Jani finally showed progress in certain relationships between characters, while in other places it fell apart. Asfand’s relationship with Nimra as a father experienced emotional turmoil. On the other hand, Sadia took herself off the dialysis after […]

Written by: Saira Raza Produced by: Humayun Saeed and Shehzad Naseeb Directed by: Shahid Shahfat With the characters and the storyline all of a sudden becoming repetitive, this episode was severely underwhelming. Ulfat and her new husband Tipu continue to show us that they were meant to be together, both equally horrendous to each other […]

Written by: Saira Raza Produced by: Humayun Saeed and Shehzad Naseeb Directed by: Shahid Shahfat The recent episode of Dil Mom Ka Diya had everyone on the edge of their seats as several incidents occur that create tension. One of them was Ulfat remarrying, and meeting her match. The episode also explores how separation affects […]

Written by: Samira Fazal Directed by: Ilyas Kashmiri Produced by: Momina Duraid Productions   The complications in the lives of the main characters increase tenfold in episode 9 as the brilliant acting and engaging storyline really shines through. The episode picks up where it left off in the last episode amidst the crumbling marriage of […]

With its strong female leads and bleak depiction of marriages, Tajdeed-e-Wafa has delivered exceptionally well with each episode. In episode 8, the story line focuses on Arsal (Ahmed Ali) and his engagement and Ashar (Haroon Shahid) dealing with a crumbling marriage.   With Arsal finally getting what he had been struggling for since the beginning […]