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How to write a TRP winning drama

Forget the Panama Papers, we unearthed a very telling document about the state of television dramas. While it is an open secret that dramas are written only to gain TRPs, […]

Mor Mahal ..an Invitation to the past

  Geo Tv has been giving us tantalizing glimpses of their Magnum opus, Mor Mahal for few months now and the first episode has been just as fascinating, showing us […]

Udaari episode 3 review

Udaari is building into a powerful commentary on Pakistani society without falling into the trap of obvious clichés. This week provided another slice of the lives led by a segment […]

Dil Lagi Episode 7 Review

  Another surprising episode of this well written drama and I have stopped trying to guess what will happen next. From the promos I had been expecting this week to […]

Mann Mayal 8-13 a quick catchup

At its heart Mann Mayal is a simple story that shows us that the obstacles we face in life may exist only in our own hearts and minds. Mannu (Maya […]

Udaari episode 2 Review

  To see a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour […]

Udaari episode 1 review

The first episode of Hum Tv’s new Sunday night offering Udaari reads like a brightly colored map of Pakistani society today. The divisions of class and wealth are amply illustrated […]

Dramas you should watch

  Looking for a good drama to watch? Tired of flicking through channels and trying to decipher which serial might be worth following? Dramas are funny things, even when their […]

Dil Lagi Episode 5 Review

What an exciting and enjoyable  episode! I have called Anmol’s character ‘dabang’ and this episode is proof that Anmol is the new Salman Khan! Courageous, bold, decisive actions and nerves […]

Main Sitara overview

  Originally titled NigarKhana ( studio), Main Sitara is set against the backdrop of the old Pakistani film industry, and follows the fortunes of  a set of  characters from the […]

Dil Lagi Episode 2 review

Last week’s episode of Dil Lagi set the tone for a very dramatic, very filmi kind of story and after watching this week’s episode It is clear that is going […]

Dillagi

I had actually written a good review for Dillagi the day it was released but since certain people are taking their sweet time publishing it , and people keep asking […]

Dillagi

Dawn Review Anyone watching the first episode of Dillagi could easily mistake it for the first quarter of a film: there is a thrilling chase sequence in the first few […]

Mann Mayal episode 4 review

Episode 4 and I can safely say that I cannot stand Salahuddin . I know there are a million Hamza fans out there who will be trying to ” understand” […]

Mann Mayal Episode 3 Review

A very raw, emotional episode, almost too painful to watch, mostly carried by Maya Ali who seems to be the emerging star of this show. Maya Ali has been in […]