The best known celebrities from Pakistan!
Celebrities from any state of the world have this great responsibility on their shoulders to present their ethnicities, art and culture and to connect with the world through media. Pakistani celebrities have been proving themselves as an ambassador of Pakistan across the globe since decades. Pakistani media, film and drama industry have been growing very gracefully and showing their true mettle with every passing day not only on national but on international platform as well. Pakistani celebrities from every aspect of life, be it journalism, culinary, modelling, art, dancing, singing, film, or drama; have been winning hearts of masses of every corner of the earth. Celebrity chefs, well known anchors and journalists, beautiful and gracious actresses and actors are connecting us to the rest of the world.
Pakistani celebrities are one of those things which we are proud to have and this binds us together as a nation too. This is helping us connect with other nations as well. Like these days many of our Pakistani actors and actresses are working in our neighbour country India. They have been appreciated a lot and acknowledged because of their talents. This is helping in making our ties better with neighbouring countries. Fawad Afzal Khan, Mahira Khan, Humaima Malik, Veena Malik, Ali Zafar, Mathira, Alyy Khan, Meesha Safi, Imran Abbass Naqvi, Javed Sheikh are among those who have shown their aptitude and have successfully impressed the world with their talent.
If we put a glance at past, we have so many actresses who earned name and fame becuase of their heavenly beauty and looks all over the world. Since the era of PTV till todays era, many of the most beautiful and pretty faces have been part of Pakistani media industry. Mahnoor Baloch, Attiqa Oddho, Salma Agha, Shahnaz Sheikh, Marina Khan are among those names who helped in building foundation for Pakistani film and drama industry.
If we talk about singers, then Ali Haider, Jawad Ahmed, Shahzad Roy, Junoon Band, Junaid Jamshed, Nazia Hassan, Zohaib Hassan are some of those reknowned singers who gave melodious music to Pakistan which can melt our hearts even today.
Many of the Pakistani celebrities have showed their grace in form of literature; poetry and writing. Fatima Surrayya Bajia, Ishtiaq Ahmed, Bano Qudsia, Anwar Maqsood, Tehmina Durrani, Umera Ahmed are some of those well known writers of todays Pakistan.
In sports like Cricket, we have Shahid Afridi, Shoaib Akhter, Imran Khan, Inzamam ul Haq, Wasim Akram, Javed Miandad who proved themselves as iconic figures of Pakistan.
In a nutshell, celebrities can have great impact on our lives. We try to follow them in every possible way, we try to adopt their fashion sense, what their wear becomes trend, what they say carries weightage and everyone acknowldges them, we get impressed from their lifestyles and so on. They are a huge part of entertainment world and this is why Pakistani celebrities should keep continuing working better and better because they directly or indirectly affect the overall society. They should demonstrate themselves through their art in such a way that it eventually helps make a productive society.
Author: Muniba Mazar – Pakistan