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Dhund Episode 5-6 – Thoughtful & Gripping

After a rather disappointing episode (the one with Zhalay Sarhadi and Nouman Masood), I kept putting off watching the fifth episode, but that was before the promo featuring MARINA KHAN caught my eye and I knew I had to catch

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Dhund Episode 4 – Could’ve Been Better

The latest installment of Dhund wasn’t bad by any means, but I personally found myself bored. I guess this has a lot to do with the fact that I was expecting to find out more about Imran – his involvement

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Dhund – Episode 3

This episode was not only interesting but also important because today’s events contribute to Maria’s character development; up until now she’d been unwilling to help the dead but in the future episodes she won’t be so reluctant as she is

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Dhund Episode 2 – Intriguing

”Behtar hota hai kay kuch haqeeqaton par parda para rahay.”  I am really enjoying the storytelling here. We get more questions than answers and everyone has got something to hide – even Maria, our main character, knows more than she

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Dhund Episode 1 – Right Up My Alley!

Last week, I chanced upon the promos of TV One’s new mystery/horror series, Dhund – written by Mohammed Ahmed, directed by Faiz , produced by Erum Binte Shahid – and it seemed right up my alley. And after watching the

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Pakistan Film Festival New York – Details

Pakistan Film Festival is kind of a big deal because it is Pakistan’s first ever film festival, and is initiated and promoted by Pakistan’s Ambassador to the United Nations Maleeha Lodhi. The much awaited and star-studded event will take place

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Mahira Khan Will Not Take Part In Raees Promotions

Raees, the much talked about Bollywood debut of the well-loved Mahira Khan will be released on January 26th, 2017. Much to the dismay of Mahira Khan’s diehard fans, the gorgeous actress will not be seen in the promotions because of

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Azfar Rehman’s Upcoming Drama Serial

Azfar Rehman will be seen in a drama serial titled, ”Nazr-e-Bad”. As the title suggests, the drama is based on black magic. It’s not the first time that Azfar Rehman will be seen in a drama serial tackling this dark

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Mikaal Zulfiqar & Sadia Khan’s Upcoming Film

Good news for people who loved the onscreen chemistry between Mikaal Zulfiqar and Sadia Khan in HUMTV drama serial Laa (sounds like a long time ago, doesn’t it?): the two incredibly talented actors will be seen in an upcoming film.

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Coke Studio Season 9 – Is It Working?

I have been a huge Coke Studio fan since the Rohail Hyatt days. Rohail Hyatt introduced Coke Studio to Pakistan. He aimed to explore, reinvent, rediscover Pakistani music industry. Blending traditional and sufi songs with modern music, trying to save

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Pakistani Celebrities On Independence Day

Many of our celebrities are as patriotic as can be, and they celebrate Independence Day with great enthusiasm and joy. Each year, they love to share pictures and uplifting messages on 14th August.

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14th August 2016: What Pakistani Celebrities Are Up To?

Even in the midst of negativity and issues, the month of August serves as a reminder of all the sacrifices that were made, lives that were lost in order for us to have Pakistan, our azaad mulk. Our celebrities also

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Shukria Pakistan Concert – Pictures

This year ARY decided to get creative and they initiated a campaign, “Shukria Pakistan” and encouraged peope to step up, show their love for Pakistan and thank their homeland for everything it’s given them. A concert was held last night

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Drama Serial “Sanam” – BTS Pictures

I think it’s fair to say that “Sanam” is the most anticipated drama serial of this year. Boasting a star cast that includes Maya Ali, Osman Khalid Butt, Hareem Farooq, Emad Irfani and Hina Bayat, the drama is directed by

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Rubya Chaudhry & Mekaal Hasan Tie The Knot

Rubya Chaudhry is a renowned Pakistani model, and we have also seen her in several drama serials including Manchalay and Perchaiyan. She also starred in horror films Zibahkhana and Siyaah. Rubya Chauhdry recently tied the knot with musician Mekaal Hasan,

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Zindagi Kitni Haseen Hai Music Launch – Pictures

Directed by Anjum Shehzad and starring Feroz Khan and Sajal Aly, Zindagi Kitni Haseen Hai is all set to release on Eid ul Azha. The soundtrack, composed by Soch (band), Sohail Haider and Farhan Shah was unveiled in the music

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Aiza & Danish’s 2nd Wedding Anniversary – Pictures

Some celebrities like to draw a clear line between their work and personal life but Aiza Khan and Danish Taimoor love to share every special moment with their fans, and it seems like their go-to photographer, Kashif Qadri is always

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TMLS Music Launch – Pictures

Teri Meri Love Story (TMLS) is an upcoming rom-com flick starring Ushna Shah, Mohib Mirza, Mohsin Haider Abbas, Omer Shehzad among others. The music launch took place yesterday. Have a look at the pictures:

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Gohar Rasheed Was Nearly Slapped By A Mann Mayal Fan

Gohar Rasheed plays the character of Mikael in drama serial, Mann Mayal. In an interview with BBC Urdu, Gohar Rasheed shared an incident where he was harassed by angy Mann Mayal fans. “I went to the cinema with a couple

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Farhan Saeed’s “Saathiya” – ft. Urwa Hocane

Fans love Udaari for many reasons and one of them is the Meeran-Arsh track and it is because of Farhan Saeed and Urwa’s comfortable on-screen chemistry that viewers are rooting for them to end up together. Farhan Saeed and Urwa

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Ushna Shah & Uzair Jaswal To Share The Big Screen

Uzair Jaswal will be making his TV debut with an ARY Digital drama serial, and in a recent interview with Dawn Images, he shared that he will be making his silver screen debut with Aabis Raza’s film starring Ushna Shah,

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Lahore Se Aagey – Teaser Is Out

There’s been a lot of hype surrounding Lahore Se Aagey, the much anticipated sequel to Karachi Say Lahore. The film starring Saba Qamar, Yasir Hussain, Rubina Ashraf, Behroze Sabzwari, is written by Yasir Hussain and produced and directed by Wajahat

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Interview With Junaid Khan

Junaid Khan is an extremely talented singer and his band, ”Call” achieved a great deal and won a huge fan following. As an actor, Junaid Khan has his share of critics but there’s no denying that he’s worked with some

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Saira Shahroz’s Al Karam Shoot

The incredibly gorgeous Saira Shahroz is the face of Al Karam. She looks stunning in her latest photo shoot. Have a look:

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Ali Azmat-Umair Jaswal Feud: We Fell For A Publicity Stunt

So it turns out that all the videos of Ali Azmat taking a dig at the young musicians and Umair Jaswal reacting to his verbal attacks went viral only to promote the Red Bull Soundclash – a concert will be

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Dil Lagi’s Ending Will Surprise People: Mehwish Hayat

Recently, in an interview with Something Haute, Mehwish Hayat talked about the much loved and discussed play Dillagi that airs on ARY every Saturday night and is a breath of fresh air for viewers. So the talk of the town

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Saira Shahroz Was Offered A Hollywood Film

In a live Facebook chat with Express Tribune, the incredibly talented and beautiful Saira Shahroz talked about her career, personal life and future ventures. About the many times she’s been approached to do Bollywood films, she revealed, “I have been

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Coke Studio Season 9 “Aye Rah-e-Haq Ke Shaheedo”

The first look of Coke Studio season 9 tells us that we can expect great things from this season. With Independence Day just around the corner, Coke Studio presents the heart-achingly beautiful “Aye Rah-e-Haq Ke Shaheedo”. The rendition is dedicated

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Janaan Promotions – Pictures

Janaan is all set to release on the occasion of Eid ul Azha and the promotions are in full swing. Have a look at some pictures:

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Aisha Khan Wants Haters To Back Off

Jeena is definitely the most hated onscreen character these days but Aisha Khan wants people to draw a line between the reel and real life of an actor. Aisha Khan speaks out against viewers who judge or hate on actors

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Mahira Khan & Hamza Ali Abbasi’s Shoot – BTS Video & Pictures

Everyone who wants Mahira Khan and Hamza Ali Abbasi to pair up for a project will be ecstatic to hear that DIVA Magazine brought them together for a shoot. The designer is Shehla Chatoor, and Umayr Waqar did the make-up.

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Humaima Malick Endorses The Punjab Women’s Protection Bill 2016

Humaima Malick was approached by the Punjab government to endorse the Punjab Women’s Protection Bill 2016 (passed in February 2016) which contains remedies for victims of violence, criminalise all forms of violence against women and also provides them with special

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Ahsan Khan Takes Udaari As A Campaign

For the entire Udaari team, Udaari is not merely a drama serial – it’s a campaign to raise awareness and talk about the hushed-up issue of child abuse. Ahsan Khan’s interviews and write-ups show that taking up this role has

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Ali Azmat vs. Umair Jaswal: It’s Not Over

If you thought the Ali Azmat-Umair Jaswal feud was over… it’s not. Umair Jaswal had reacted to the leaked video of Ali Azmat where the latter was seen taking a dig at young musicians. In response to Umair Jaswal‘s video,

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Urwa Replaces Sana Javed In Upcoming Film ”Rangreza”

Sana Javed was to star alongside Gohar Rasheed and Bilal Ashraf in upcoming romantic musical, ”Rangreza”, but due to date issues and some family emergency, she opted out of her debut film. Sana Javed told Express Tribune, ”Due to some

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