Sophia Qureshi
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“Shiddat” Takes Off On A Melodramatic, Over-The-Top, Convenient Note, But Has An Interesting Story
“Shiddat” is Har Pal Geo’s latest production starring Muneeb Butt and Anmol Baloch in lead roles.  The story isn’t necessarily new, another tale along the lines of Hum TV’s “Khaas” and ARY Digital’s “Jaisay Aapki Marzi,” highlighting concealed mental instability…
“Pagal Khana” Is At a Unique Point With Episode 6 And Will Either Pick Up Greatly….or Falter
“Pagal Khana” is a show which has a focus on mental health, taking the audience through their triggers and weaknesses…..and despite having a great cast, the show isn’t necessarily striking a chord.  Starring Sami Khan, Saba Qamar, Syed Jibran, Omair…
Jaan e Jahan Episode 16: Hamza Ali Abbasi and Ayeza Khan’s Chemistry Shines As Shehram & Mahnoor’s Romance Kicks Off
Fans of classic Pakistani dramas have been swooning over “Jaan E Jahan” with its innocent romance, kind-hearted male lead and an interesting good vs. evil narrative.  Our male lead, Shehram, has suffered a lot after his father’s death – and…
The Promos For “Abdullahpur Ka Devdas” Have Finally Gone On Air – And Look Stellar!
Back in 2018, Zee5 was launched in India, a streaming platform for films and original content.  A number of Pakistani directors and writers were brought on board to produce original Pakistani content for their platform.  Along with “Churails,” Qatil Haseenaon…
Standup Girl Episode 17: Kabir And Zara’s Relationship Sweetly Depicts The New-Age Relationship
Following the life of an amateur standup comedian and an amateur rapper, “Standup Girl” has forced audiences to sit up and take notice with its unique presentation, different story and wonderful cast.  Starring Sohail Ahmed, Zara Noor Abbas, Daniyal Zafar, Adnan Shah…
Khushbo Mein Basay Khat Episode 11: A Poetic Show With Characters Treading On Questionable Morals
“Khushbo Mein Basay Khat” transports audiences into a strange, unique world.  This is a world set apart from normal ideals of morality and values or good and bad.  This is the world of poets, a world where words carry meaning,…
Episode 1 of “Burns Road Kay Romeo Juliet” Sets The Foundation For a Great Romance
The last Har Pal Geo romance, “Mannat Murad,” wound up being a great disappointment for those looking for a light-hearted, romantic show with some conflict.  With “Burns Road Kay Romeo Juliet,” all eyes are on Geo to rectify the situation…
“Khaie” Delivers An Emotionally Charged, Intense 14th Episode
It wouldn’t be unfair to say that “Khaie” is the most riveting piece of entertainment currently on Pakistani television.  This is an action-packed show full of negative characters and a female lead navigating her way through her new environment as…
Jaan E Jahan Episode 13 & 14: Saqib Sameer’s Aamir Suffers a Tragic Fate While Shehram Acknowledges His Love For Mahnoor
“Jaan E Jahan” has acquired a dedicated, loyal fanbase with its steady storytelling, strong characterizations and slow-building love story.  While the heart and soul of “Jaan E Jahan” may be a love story, but it’s also a story of family,…
“Pagal Khana”Episodes 1 & 2 – Will This Star-Studded Show Tackle Mental Health With The Sensitivity Required?
When the promos of “Pagal Khana” went on air, the title itself was enough to leave audiences intrigued.  Adding to the excitement is the excellent ensemble cast.  Starring Sami Khan, Saba Qamar, Syed Jibran, Omair Rana, Mashal Khan, Faiza Gillani,…