All-time blockbuster Pakistani television dramas

Pakistani Dramas are improving each day where you can see a better project than the previous, leaving you in an utter confusion when it comes to deciding which one had an upper hand on the other. The success of every drama depends on its TRPs, which totally depends on the the viewership the serial was able to earn. Although Pakistan’s drama industry has had been a significant one since the day it came into being, the last three years, that is, 2010-2012 can be declared important. This year is about to reach its end and this is the right time to share the latest rankings that are been leaked by wikipedia. According to the statistics been revealed by the authorities, the following 10 dramas were able to drag viewers’ attention, the most. Have a look!

1)Humsafar

 

Year: 2012
Director: Samad Sultan Khoosat
Channel: Hum TV
TRP: 13.8

Humsafar
Certainly Humsafar doesn’t needs an introduction. Farhat Ishtiaq has given an otherworldly and incredibly tremendous story of possession, passion, love, desire and devotion through her words which when got on air left no home and heart untouched. It is a sentimental love, and an eye-opening story of love and rejection, of proud and attitude, a story that deserve a fair chance to see.


2)Meri Zaat Zarra-e-Benishan

Year: 2009
Director: Babar Javed
Channel: Geo TV
TRP: 10.0

Meri Zaat Zarra-e-Benishan
It is a heart touching emotional story of innocent, meek and simple girl, Saba who goes through a terrible face while in between faith and reality. 

3)Qaid-e-Tanhai

Year: 2010
Director: Babar Javed
Channel: Hum TV
TRP: 9.8

qaed-e-tanhai
A tale of solitary souls, Qaed-e-Tanhai is the marvelous and outstanding story of Aisha and Moiz, where it is unlike other Pakistani dramas, had great ending where Moiz finally achieves what seemed to be impossible for him; a nice, happy family.

4)Meri Ladli

Year: 2012 
Director: Nadeem Siddiqui
Channel: ARY Digital
TRP: 8.9

meri ladli
A story that defines that  a wrong move can turn the tables for entire life. A woman that runs away with a man but later he dies and she resides at her brother’s place with her daughter. The entire life she work like a maid,grooming her beautiful daughter, Esha. Later Esha’s mother dies.  All in all, a great serial.

5)Main Abdul Qadir Hoon

Year: 2011
Director: Babar Javed
Channel: Hum TV
TRP: 8.8

Main Abdul Qadir Hoon
A story of heartbroken Abdul Qadir who flies over to America as the most disobedient, alcoholic, smoker and gambler but later returned and surprised his mother by supporting a beard and wearing a cap. See to find out what has happened and what made him to turn back to Pakistan.

6)Thakkan

Year: 2012
Director: Amin Iqbal
Channel: ARY Digital
TRP: 8.5

thakan
A woman can do anything just for her family even if it meant to devote her life for her family. It is a story that defines a life of girl who takes care of her family and becomes man for them. She sacrifices her wishes and desires, just to help her younger brother to keep studying, support the family and her selfish mother do not marry her to the guy she is in love with because of a thought that who will take care of her family. Watch through the entire episodes to sees the glorious and outstanding moves.

7)Daam

Year: 2012
Director: Mahreen Jabbar
Channel: ARY Digital
TRP: 8.4

daam
Friends are meant to stay together and forever, friends are made despite of status and desires but once difference are created friends can never stay same no matter how old the friendship is. It is a unique story of love and friendship, where a friend sacrifices the love just for the sake of friendship.

8)Mera Saien

Year: 2010
Director: Babar Javed
Channel: ARY Digital
TRP: 8.3

Mera Saaein
It is a tremendous story of an ultimate desire, wish and fondness for a son. A guy of daring, dashing and dauntless personality who seems to have no heart because with his heartless, harsh and hateful behavior towards his wives who can’t get him a son. One after the other he keeps marrying and finally gets what he wanted after his death by one of his wives. The drama was liked by majority and now there is a second season of it.


9)Uraan

Year: 2010 
Director: Yasir Nawaz
Channel: Geo TV
TRP: 8.2

URAAN
The story revolves around three ladies who by the twist of fate are connected to each other due to the same guy who uses and blackmails them to marry and exploit them. In unimaginable circumstances these ladies manage to bring the real face of the guy to the society and punish him for his evil deeds.

10)Jahez

Year: 2012
Director: Babar Javed
Channel: Geo TV
TRP: 8.2

jahez
This drama has shown the burning issue of the society, the dowry system, which is one of the main reasons the girls remain unmarried, who can’t afford the jahez and those who got married are either burn to death or accused by family over dowry. The serial defines what could be done to eradicate the concept; it should be seen because it reveals the reality.

Please do not hesitate in adding your views about the rankings, Share your personal rankings if you disagree with this one. Your comments are precious. Stay connected!

Blessings,

Nida Zaidi

 

 

  • Uneza_j

    TRUE!!! all were outstanding!!!

     
    • nida_zaidi

      Thankyou Urooj

       
  • Milli

    Dastaan should be in the list.

     
  • Aziz

    Maat and kaafir should've been in the list

     
    • nida_zaidi

      Maat had a good viewership.

       
  • esha

    no matter these serials are the blockbusters of their times .. but Dastaan ???? it was a master piece … is there any way from where i can het its TRP's ?? plzz tell ??

     
    • nida_zaidi

      I was surprised too as Dastaan is a personal favorite too.I will let you know about it shortly

       
    • Uneza_j

      DASTAAN was reallt a masterpiece!!

       
  • fff

    where z dastaan???????
    dastaan k agy ye sb dramy kuh ni

     
  • KOOOO

    HUMSAFAR

     
  • irfan

    dastaan must be there its emerage huge sucess

     
  • asd

    humsafar all time best drama

     
  • S.Shah

    where's Dastaan? and where's Maat? Durre Shahwar?

    Uraan isn't even a blockbuster…never heard of it being so famous…weird list.

     
  • Haseeb

    i am surprized where's daastan, where's mera naseeb and where's mana naa yeh dil,besides i never knew jahez was that famous…was a mediocre drama at best

     
  • DDs

    DASTAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAANNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNN

     
  • Mahnoor

    Where's Shehr e Zaat and Mera Naseeb? They had a really high rating too.. Shehr e zaat's rating was higher than Jahez, Meri Laadli and some others in this list! I loved Mera Naseeb! I haven't seen Dastaan, so, I can't say anything about it but I have always heard that it was really good, so, I expected it to be in this list as well!! Are you sure that this is official??

     
  • Annie

    weird list….where is mera naseeb and maat..

     
    • zari

      dastaan to

       
  • Nosh

    HumSafar <3333 But where is Dastaan It is one of the best show ever :/

     
  • sam

    dur e shehwaar was awsome

     
  • purplegem

    yes true.why not dastaan???one of the blockbusters of its time.It SHOULD be included in the list.

     
  • Hasan Umar

    Where is Dastaan and Mera Naseeb??

    BTW Daam was on aired in 2010 and not in 2012.

     
    • Jia Aabdi

      yes where is Dastaan n Mera Naseeb????

       
  • sehar

    where is dastaan ………. d best drama ever…

     
  • fffffg

    where is shehr e zaat???

     
  • Dr Saba

    dur e shahwar ??

     
  • aik

    shehr e zaat?

     
  • anne

    humsafar ever best drama
    dastaan definitely should be here but allover its satisfactory

     
  • Shaz

    I cannot believe that this list does not have Dastaan. That serial was a masterpiece…a CLASSIC! It beats all these dramas hands down – yes, it even beats humsafar 😛
    Unbelievable to see it being snubbed from a list of all time block busters.

     
  • Khan Lala

    Dont you think Meri Zaat Zara-e-Benishaan was much better than Humsafar ? It should be at no 1 slot

     
  • waqas ranjha

    is DASTAAN was a good drama?

     
  • fai

    humsafar i did't like it

     
  • nia

    well dastaan should be in this list otherwise this is an awsome list!!!!

     
  • waqas khattak

    i only see humsafar and meri zaat zara banashan and the ranking you people give i m agree hope the rest of ranking is correct

     
    • Aleezay khan

      boht are my fav.s

       
  • nay

    Zindagi gulzar hai is also nice

     
  • Aleezay khan

    where is khuda aur mohabbat shehr. e zaat Dastaan. Durre e shahwar?

     
  • Aleezay khan

    qaid-e tanhai was a popular drama …..lolz. and it is on the number 3.
    Meri ladli. at no. 4 what a joke.