10 Most Hit On-Screen Couples of Pakistani Drama Industry

On-screen chemistry between actors can do wonders. If the actors playing the leading roles especially have this chemistry then it becomes easier for the viewers to relate to their characters. On-screen chemistry between actors has made dramas and their stories unforgettable. Some of these hit on-screen couples of the Pakistani drama industry have shared screen space more than once, others have only been seen in a single drama but they set the screen on fire with their chemistry. These are those on-screen couples which viewers wait to see on screen. They are the ones with a massive fan following. Some of them got so famous that they did not star again in a project until they knew that it was the right kind of project. Others were seen in dramas repeatedly and their fans could not get enough of them.

No one can deny the fact that a good script makes a huge difference but sometimes even an average script becomes bearable and entertaining to watch when the leading actors share good on-screen chemistry. A good script becomes even more appealing if the on-screen chemistry between the leading actors is impressive.

Here are some of the most hit on-screen couples of Pakistani drama industry who won the hearts of the viewers.

Asif Raza Mir and Shehnaz Sheikh

Asif Raza Mir and Shehnaz Sheikh’s on-screen chemistry has stood the test of time. Even after so many years these two are still considered one of the most hit on-screen couples of Pakistani dramas. Viewers who watched Tanhaiyan literally laughed and cried with them. Although, their love story wasn’t a simple one in the drama but the simple yet impactful acting by both the actors coupled with the chemistry they shared made their on-screen couple the most memorable one till date.


Faisal Qureshi and Savera Nadeem

Faisal Qureshi and Savera Nadeem starred in Qaid-e-Tanhai and made the viewers fall completely in love with their on-screen chemistry. Even after so many years of Qaid-e-Tanhai going on air, the viewers still wait to see them together. In his first production venture Faisal Qureshi decided to cast Savera Nadeem alongside him because of the chemistry these two phenomenal actors share. The fact that Faisal Qureshi and Savera Nadeem both are outstanding actors definitely makes a huge difference.

Faisal Savera

Fawad Khan and Mahira Khan

Fawad Khan and Mahira Khan’s on-screen chemistry in Hamsafar was one of the reasons for the unprecedented success of the drama. This on-screen couple became such a mega hit that viewers begged them to work together again. After Hamsafar Fawad Khan and Mahira Khan have never been seen on-screen together except for the times they starred in commercials. Even the commercials starring these two actors become an instant hit. Fawad and Mahira individually are big stars and together they are a force to reckon with. One of the main attractions of the upcoming film Maula Jatt is that after so many Years Fawad Khan and Mahira Khan will be seen together in a project.

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Osman Khalid Butt and Maya Ali

Osman Khalid Butt and Maya Ali’s fresh pairing in the drama Ek Naye Cinderella was an instant hit. Later on, they were seen together in Aunn Zara and Diyar-e-Dil. All of the dramas they starred in together were different from each other but one thing remained the same, there was no denying the chemistry between both these brilliant actors. Osman and Maya together were termed as Osmaya by their fans and for the longest time, people waited for their projects together. Osman Khalid Butt and Maya Ali are also really good friends in real life.

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Ahad Raza Mir and Sajal Aly

Ahad Raza Mir and Sajal Ali have a fan following which is exemplary. Among the young actors, these two are more famous than any other. Their fans call them Sahad, combining their names. Ever since Ahad and Sajal starred in drama serial Yakeen Ka Safar, the fans waited eagerly for their next project together. Their fans have been lucky because they have done number of projects together. Their chemistry is definitely real because Ahad and Sajal are madly in love in reality too and they are engaged as well. Ahad and Sajal are the kind of on-screen couple which makes the viewers root for them no matter what project they are a part of.

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Ayeza Khan and Imran Abbas

Ayeza Khan and Imran Abbas have done many plays together. Their on-screen chemistry is so amazing that they even made a simple play like Tum Kon Piya entertaining because of their pairing. Apart from that in Mohabbat Tumse Nafrat Hei, they made the viewers cry. Even though Ayeza Khan and Imran Abbas cash in on their on-screen chemistry more than other couple in this list but even then there is no denying the fact that the chemistry they share is unlike any other.

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Usman Mukhtar and Naimal Khawar Khan

Usman Mukhtar and Naimal Khawar Khan like some of the other on-screen couples in this list have only starred in one drama but their chemistry was so amazing that the writer was asked to add their scenes to the drama after it went on air. Usman and Naimal’s pairing in drama serial Anaa was an instant hit. There were so many weeks when the story dragged but people tuned in to the drama to watch their scenes together. Usman Mukhtar and Naimal Khawar are really good friends in real life too. In fact they are so close that Usman says that Naimal is like a sister to him.

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Humayun Saeed and Mehwish Hayat

Humayun Saeed and Mehwish Hayat have the most amazing on-screen chemistry on and off screen. They share the kind of chemistry which very few actors do. In drama serial Dillagi, their on-screen couple kept the viewers hooked and they have also set the silver screen on fire more than once because of the chemistry they share.

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Saba Qamar and Zahid Ahmed

Saba Qamar and Zahid Ahmed’s on-screen chemistry in drama serial Besharam was loved by the viewers. Their on-screen chemistry was one of the main reasons why people watched the show and rooted for them. They were also paired together in Sangat but that was a completely different story. People were impatiently waiting to see Saba Qamar and Zahid Ahmed on-screen together again that is exactly why they will be starring in a film next.


Sami Khan and Sonya Hussyn

Sami Khan and Sonya Hussyn’s on-screen pairing in drama serial Aisi Hei Tanhai was an instant hit. Lately, they also shared screen space in hit drama serial Ishq Zah-e-Naseeb. Sami Khan is the kind of actor who shares great on-screen chemistry with all his co-stars but the chemistry he shares with Sonya Hussyn is definitely special. People would love to see them on-screen again and this time around perhaps their story will have a happy ending. Sami Khan considers Sonya Hussyn a good friend he can depend on.

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Which on-screen couple in Pakistani dramas do you think shares sizzling chemistry? Share your thoughts in the comments section.


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  • Shehnaz Sheikh and Asif Raza
    Shehnaz Sheikh and Javed Sheikh
    Rahat Kazmi and Marina Khan
    Saleem Sheikh and Marina Khan
    Baber Ali and Farah Shah
    are my all time favs.

  • U have left the most loved one on screen couple… Marina khan and Rahat kazmi… People can never forget DHOOP KINARAY and no drama can compete it

  • یہ تو آپ نے صرف اپنی پسندیدہ جوڑیاں بتائی ہیں ورنہ ہمایوں سعید اور سعدیہ امام، ہمایوں سعید اور عائشہ خان کی جوڑی عوام میں بے حد مقبول تھی

  • How the list can be completed with out humayun saeed and sadia imam….and fahad mustufa and mehwish hayat…. ahsan khan and mehwish hayat…

  • فہد اور ثروت گیلانی
    ہانیہ عامر اور بلال عباس
    ہمایوں اور عائشہ عمر
    عمران عباس اور صنم جھنگ

    باقی گانوں میں۔۔۔۔ 😉۔
    ساحر بگا اور عائمہ بیگ
    عاصم اظہر اور مؤمنہ مستحصن

  • Fawad and Mahira ,sajal and Ahad raza Mir , ayeza khan and Denish tamoor,real and reel they are great looking together ! Old time , Mariana khan ,Rhat kazmi , classic due to their romatic, hate and love story that build up their chemistry !

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