September 2009

Sheikh Hasan

By |September 27th, 2009|

As mentioned several times in the past, Bollywood was teeming with professionals because of the huge theater available for the showing of talents in the subcontinent, in the 1940s. Sheikh Hasan came forward, having been inspired by the social romantic movies. […]

Zahoor Raja – Profile

By |September 27th, 2009|

There is something about the old guard that has wholesomeness to it. That’s not to decry the younger lot, but the old schooling taught you a lot more than what the best institutions teach you today. One of the seniors, who […]

Shaukat Hussain Rizvi

By |September 27th, 2009|

World is a stage. And very few characters of this stage have the right metabolism to stay and perform on it for long. But, there are those too, who stay for a short while, and perform such distinctive acts that people […]

Shabab Kiranvi

By |September 27th, 2009|

The ever-loving doyen of our film industry dur­ing the sixties and the seventies was none other than Shabab Kiranvi. From humble beginnings, he rose to great prominence in Lollywood and became the heart and soul of local cinema in a short […]

Iqbal Shehzad

By |September 19th, 2009|

Amongst those who made a huge difference with new ideas and new angles, Iqbal Shehzad should stand prominently in our star cast of the 60s. Iqbal is the brother of two star cricketers of our country, Waqar Hasan and Parvez Sajjad, but his field […]

Iqbal Kashmiri

By |September 19th, 2009|

Beginning from scratch and reaching the top is a concept that denotes the best and most resolute personality. If we observe our film industry, there are many such names that come to mind, who worked hard to achieve what they repre­sent now. One such […]