Posts From Fatima Awan

Back to homepage
Fatima Awan

Fatima Awan

Fatima Awan has been a part of reviewit right from its inception. She feels very passionately about Pakistani dramas and loves discussing them to detail. If it wasn't for the play Durr-e-Shahwar she wouldn't have started writing!

The Most Memorable Characters Of 2012

The year 2012 was absolutely fabulous in terms of good quality dramas, the year started off with bidding farewell to some unforgettable plays like Hamsafar and Maat and just when we thought that Pakistani dramas could not get any better

Read More

Mera Pehla Pyar Episode 9 – Review

Episode 9 continues with University life. Ziad is trying to get Taha to talk to Maira about him and Taha is clearly hesitant because he too has feelings for Maira. However being the good friend Taha is, he talks to

Read More

Tanhaiyaan Nayee Silsilay Episode 10 – Kabaacha You Are Adorable!

Kabaacha is too cute and adorable for words and I may have said this before but I have to say it again that only Behroz Sabzwari could have done such a brilliant job of portraying such a difficult character. Kabaacha

Read More

Aik Nayee Cinderella Episode 10 – Acceptance and Confessions

This show always manages to bring a smile to my face. Its concept is so refreshing and different from the other shows. The female lead is strong headed but naive at the same time. This combination makes her character even

Read More

Coke Kahani Episode 8 – Jealousy and Possessiveness

Another perfect episode! Everyone is trying their best to patch things up between Asfand and Maya but all their plans are backfiring. First it was Saad’s letter and Beydil’s pathetic shayari and now the oldest trick in the book: Jealousy.

Read More

Mera Yaqeen Review – Last Episode!

                                                           ‘All’s well that ends well’ This phrase applies to this show. It may have many flaws but its ending was superb. The whole episode was mind blowing! I was totally hooked till the end. Usually last episodes turn out to

Read More

Zindagi Gulzar Hai Episode 5 – Enough Of Asmara Already!

Finally, today we all witnessed the second heated confrontation between Zaroon and Kashaf and I enjoyed every second of it. I really did think though that Kashaf was getting personal and taking something that Zaroon said in general terms, personally

Read More

Syra, Shehroz and Shehzad Sheikh Dance Moves

Of all the couples who have tied the knot recently Syra and Shehroz have to be the most well loved because they look very cute together. Until now we have tried our best to keep you updated with the wedding

Read More

Ek Tamanna Lahasil Si Episode 13 – Ahsan-Ramla Spot On

Well there were some developments in the story this time but still it seemed stagnant to me at some parts. Finally what Nadia had been doing has been revealed & that too in a shocking way. I guess the panic

Read More

Mera Pehla Pyar Episode 8 – Review

I’d like start with giving everyone a caveat that this will be more of a character analysis, than the usual review. By now I’m sure everyone reading this has already seen the episode so I thought I’d discuss the insight

Read More

Kahi Unkahi Episode 8 – Some interesting developments

So the story has started making progress & it is showing what all the viewers were waiting for. Sherry & Zoya’s encounter & a little progress in their friendship. The episode did offer something new & the story seems to

Read More

Coke Kahani Episode 7 – Mission accomplished!

Do I have to say again what an amazing show this is? It is 15 to 20 minutes of pure pleasure. Each character has its own charm and there is not a single scene that makes you bored. All the

Read More

Aik Nayee Cinderella Episode 9 – New Realizations

A lot of development was seen in the story in this episode. It was like someone just pushed the fast forward button from a slow motion mode. Meesha has finally realized what a fool she was to run after Mayer

Read More

Bari Appa Episode 14 – Typicality of Zubaida revealed

So this was the very first day of Neelam at Farman’s home & it was full of shocks for her as well as for the viewers too. All this while I have seen the character of Zubaida as someone who’s

Read More

Tanhaiyan Naye Silsilay Episode 9 – Extremely Engaging & Funny

This latest episode opened with Kabacha attaining the impossible; making Faraan uncle smile and restoring his faith in the people around him. I absolutely loved this first scene, it was touching and sweet. Kabacha is spot on with his ‘kabhi

Read More

Mera Yaqeen Episode 20 – Brilliant Episode

A new chapter has finally begun and that too in the second last episode. It should have begun a long time ago. I absolutely love the direction and dialogues of this serial. Sarmat Khoosat has not done a bad job.

Read More

Zindagi Gulzar hai Episode 4 – Spot On!

When we were introduced to Zaroon’s character in the first episode, the impression that everyone’s comments about Zaroon gave was that he is a very irresponsible person but until now Zaroon comes across as a very responsible individual. He is

Read More

Ek Tamanna La Hasil Si Episode 12 – Interesting except some details.

Ohkay well the serial is getting somewhat interesting. I actually find myself liking it & don’t find it hard to watch at least once. The story is taking its twists & turns but I guess some of the content shown

Read More

Kahi Unkahi Episode 7 – Pacing Up

Finally after a a good amount of time Sherry has at last made his entry in the drama as a grown up. I enjoyed this episode as it seemed to move a bit faster & had something new to offer

Read More

Ek Nayee Cinderella Episode 8 – Review

An enchanting world of imagination presented in fairy tales is not easy to showcase visually. I can safely say that Aik Nayee Cinderella captures the magnificence of a rousing saga with utmost elegance. It bears the poise of a Victorian

Read More

Mera Pehla Pyar Episode 7 – Review

So episode 7 of Mera Pehla Pyar begins with Taha (perhaps looking for) and finding a picture of Maira. He seems to be happy while looking at her. But I’m wondering if that picture has always been in that drawer,

Read More

Mera Pehla Pyar Episode 6 – Review

‘Eik kahani khatam to dooja kissa shuru hua…’ How many people have heard the song ‘Nagada Nagada’ from Jab We Met? Remember this particular line? I make this reference because the Taha Ayesha story has just ended in the last

Read More

Disappointing Newcomers

Until now I have discussed numerous actors in many different ways. We have had a chance to talk about promising newcomers, versatile actresses, characters I hold very close to my heart and actors who don’t age but today I would

Read More

Ek Nayee Cinderella Episode 8 – Love Triangle

The whole episode was full of surprises. We got to see more of Meesha and Mayer scenes and less of Roman Meesha scenes. I was kind of missing Roman in this episode. I absolutely love Farhan Khwaja’s acting. If I

Read More

The Impact Of Technology On Human Relations

There was a time when people used to question technological advancements and were not willing to accept them wholeheartedly but now technology is not just widely accepted but very warmly welcomed too. Whenever there is a new innovation, people ask

Read More

Coke Kahani Episode 6 – Mission Patch up!

This show is always a treat to watch. I always have a smile on my face when I am watching it. Amidst all the serious dramas on TV nowadays, a lighthearted show like Coke kahani is always welcomed. This show

Read More

Bari Appa Episode 13 – Zubaida in Action.

The scene where Neelam enters the house of Farman was really well executed & Bari Appa’s expressions were beyond perfection. At that particular moment the viewers were revealed at what she will be doing to Neelam, because at the beginning

Read More

Tanhaiyaan Nayee Silsilay Episode 8 – Smiles All The Way!

First thing is first, someone please tell me what is in the box? I am guessing Zara’s photos, diary and letters. But if that is the case than why is Zain hiding them from Serena and Zeenia? I can’t wait

Read More

Mera Yaqeen Episode 19 – Maha Is Back!

We go to see a lot of twists and turns in this episode. This show is finally picking up its pace. We saw Maha trying to get her hold back on her house. Everyone was surprised at first and then

Read More

Zindagi Gulzar hai Episode 3 – Outstanding Script And Flawless Direction

Zindagi Gulzar Hai has it all; outstanding dialogues, flawless direction and brilliant acting. I must start this review by appreciating the director Sultana Siddiqui in particular for a job very well done. The way the day to day lives of

Read More

Ek Tamanna Lahasil Si Episode 10 – Ruqaiyya having a hardtime

Ohkay, just when I thought this drama in the beginning of the episode was getting realistic it just blew out of proportion by the end. The support that Ahsan has promised to Ramla is something perfect & exactly what every

Read More

My Favorite On-Screen Characters (Recent)

I wrote an article a few months back about my favorite on-screen characters, chosen from the plays that were on air at that time. Many months have passed since that article was posted and now is the perfect time to

Read More

Kahi Unkahi Episode 6: Stagnant As For Now

Today’s episode didn’t make much progress & was somewhat on the similar pace like that of the last episode that was aired. I am actually thinking its getting a bit late for the entry of the hero but as seen

Read More

Bari Appa Episode 12 – Intensity Personified

Finally things & situations have started to come back to their place in Bari Appa. It was sweet to see the scene of Riffat & Shakeel & how they reconciled their differences. It was kind of relieving to see Shakeel admit that

Read More

Coke Kahani Episode 5 – Family Reunion

Amazing episode! I am getting addicted to this show now. The director, writer and actors, all have done a brilliant job and you can clearly see this in the end product. The way the show is presented is different. The

Read More

Ek Nayee Cinderella Episode 7 – Hint to Meesha’s Past

Wow! We finally got to see so many Mayer and Meesha scenes. I absolutely loved their scenes. Roman’s advice is finally working. Meesha ignored Mayer and this created an air of mystery around her and Mayer got intrigued by her.

Read More