September 2012

Zarqa, Shabnam, Nayyar Sultana and Zeba at a film function

By |September 19th, 2012|

Shabnam and Rehman in Darshan (1967)

By |September 25th, 2010|

Shabnam in Darshan (1967) – Publicity Still

By |September 25th, 2010|

November 2009

Shabnam – Nadeem

By |November 26th, 2009|

It would be hard to say when Nadeeem first met Shabnam, but the first film he did with her was Suroor Barabankvi’s Tum Mare Ho in 1968. Generally, Nadeem was paired with Shabana, while Rehman was doing movies with Shabnam. There weren’t too many […]

Aina (1977)

By |November 23rd, 2009|


Aina, a musical love story with a tinge of social comment, created history for having the longest combined run in Karachi—almost 250 weeks. The record for the business that it grossed at the box-office was surpassed in 1995, almost twenty-two years later, by Munda […]

September 2009


By |September 27th, 2009|

It was Bengali jadoo right out of the books of incantations when Shabnam appeared as Jharna in the first ever Urdu film from East Pakistan, titled Chanda. She was destined to become a true superstar, unmatched in the history of our industry. She came […]

Chanda (1962)

By |September 19th, 2009|