Drama Review | Amanat | ARY Digital | Episode 4

Amanat continues on it’s very predictable journey. I mentioned this in my review of Thora Sa Haq, and I repeat here: ARY reveals almost the whole story of the drama in it’s YouTube description. So, the fourth episode is here. A lot has happened, and we will go over the plot progress quickly. Amanat Episode…

Drama Review | Amanat | ARY Digital | Episode 3

After watching the first two episodes, I had decided that this drama isn’t for me. But yesterday when I opened YouTube, this episode started playing, and I sort of watched it – half watched, half listened to. Let me summarize the plot progress as a bulleted list, because…why not? Zooni is sulking that Zarar did…

Drama Review | Amanat | ARY Digital | Episode 2

It’s time to review the second episode. Furqan is keeping a close eye on Saeeda, while Saeeda is freaking out. Fawad and Meher arrive in Rawalpindi, and Fawad calls Zarar for help. Fawad goes out to recharge his phone and gets mugged and shot by two bikers. Zarar and Meher are worried for missing Fawad….

Drama Review | Amanat | ARY Digital | Episode 1

First thing first, read about the cast and characters here, so you understand this review and episode synopsis better. Amanat Episode 1 Written Update, Synopsis and Review and Some Rants Malik Furqan is a rude arrogant and cruel. He orders Meher to quit her studies even though she has only two more papers to write….

Drama Review | Amanat | ARY Digital | Cast & Characters

Amanat is ARY Digital show that premiered on 21-Sep-2021. Amanat is a story based on values and principles. Short Summary Zarar is caretaking his friends Fawad’ wife Meher upon his request. In the wake of Fawad’s sudden death, Zarar is left with no choice but to marry Meher to provide shelter and security. However, Zarar’s love…

Drama Review | Parizaad | 5 things that transformed Ahmed Ali Akbar as Parizaad

Parizaad had a unique story told in a gripping narrative. It’s the performances, however, that make it special. Ahmed Ali Akbar is a fine actor, but he has outdone himself in and as Parizaad. There are a few nuances of the character that make Parizaad despite his supposedly “ugly” looks. Slouching Whether Parizaad is walking…

Drama Review | Laapata | Episode 12

Let’s watch and review the twelfth episode. Laapata episode 12 written update Gaiti insists that Sameena should talk to Hameed and Rukhsana. Shams’s parents are happy about the proposal. They also talk to Shams. Shams cannot find a reason to say no. Later, when he confronts Gaiti, she doesn’t hesitate to confess that she likes…

Drama Review | Parizaad | Episode 8

It’s time to review the eighth episode of Parizaad that aired on September 7, 2021. Parizaad episode 8 written update Parizaad has a new mission in life – collect 3-4 lakhs to give to Saeeda just so Saleem can re-establish his business. I don’t understand. When Saleem was introduced he seemed like a nice guy….

Parizaad’s Poem | Parizaad | Episode 7

  Parizaad joins the university, meets the Urdu magazine committee and reads his poem. Here it is.   جب دھیمے دھیمے ہنستی ہو اس بارش جیسی لگتی ہو تھوڑی دل کی کہتی ہو زیادہ دل میں رکھتی ہو کیوں جاؤں رنگ ریز کے پاس تم تو سیاہ میں میں بھی جچتی ہو کرنے دو انہیں…

Drama Review | Parizaad | Episode 7

  Alright, it’s time to watch the latest episode of Parizaad. Parizaad episode 7 written review So, we meet Lubna. Parizaad runs into her. No, that wasn’t a phrase. Parizaad literally runs into her. She’s doing an Urdu version of Shakespeare’s Othello (you’d know that if you’ve read the novel).   Parizaad has a reputation…

Drama Review | Parizaad | The Things That Bother Me

I’ve a bone to pick with a couple of subplots of this drama so far. These are bothering me, and life is bothering me as well. Of course, I can do little to change life in a night or so, but then fiction can do that right? So, let’s get on with the issues I…

Drama Review | Parizaad | Episode 6

  Alright, so the show is definitely not following the novel’s script. But I know for sure that all the ladies that Parizaad encountered in the novel WILL be there in the drama. I still don’t understand Bubbly’s role. Parizaad, the new HUM TV drama is based on Hashim Nadeem’s novel of the same name….

Drama Review | Parizaad | Episode 5

Alright, so it’s time to review the latest episode of Parizaad. It’s one of the best dramas of this year. No, scratch that.  It’s one of the best dramas ever. Written update of Parizaad Episode 5 There’s one funny bit in the opening scene of this episode. Bubbly tells Parizaad that she doesn’t want to…

Nasaaz’s Poem| Parizaad | Episode 4

 raat ho chaand ho shanasa ho   kyun nah rag rag mein phir nasha sa ho mein ne ik Umar kharch ki hai tum par tum mra qeemti asasa ho aik to khauf bhi ho duniya ka aur mohabbat bhi bey-tahasha ho   रात हो चांद हो शनासा हो   क्यों ना रग-रग में फिर…

Drama Review | Parizaad | Episode 4

Parizaad, the new HUM TV drama is based on Hashim Nadeem’s novel of the same name. For brief summary of the novel and my review of the same, read here. Parizaad fourth episode’s written update Kubra and Sughra aren’t happy that Saeeda is happy with Saleem. Typical women! They visit Saeeda, make false stories and…

Drama Review | Parizaad | Cast & Characters

Parizaad, the new HUM TV drama is based on Hashim Nadeem’s novel of the same name. For brief summary of the novel and my review of the same, read here. Cast & Characters (roughly in the order they are introduced) Ahmed Ali Akbar as Parizaad The protagonist, duh! Saleem Mairaj Parizaad’s father Mizna Waqas Parizaad’s…

Drama Review | Parizaad | Episode 3

Parizaad, the new HUM TV drama is based on Hashim Nadeem’s novel of the same name. For brief summary of the novel and my review of the same, read here. Bechargi… That’s the word that comes to mind when we see Parizaad. And, kudos to Ahmed Ali Akbar for portraying the role so well.  …

Drama Review | Hum Kahan Kay Sachay Thay | Episode 1

I know, I know. If you’ve read this post, you are probably laughing at my poor resolve. I didn’t want to watch this drama for reasons I’ve already mentioned. But then, how can I not watch the drama that others are watching. I don’t want to live with FOMO. Also, I know for a fact…

Drama Review | Parizaad | Episode 2

Parizaad, the new HUM TV drama is based on Hashim Nadeem’s novel of the same name. For brief summary of the novel and my review of the same, read here. Let’s begin. Let’s see what the second episode brings. Mirza comes to Parizaad’s house in the middle of the night. He also brings the entire…

Drama Review | Parizaad | Episode 1

Parizaad, the new HUM TV drama is based on Hashim Nadeem’s novel of the same name. For brief summary of the novel and my review of the same, read here. The episode opens as a kid is making paperboats and Manzur’s wife is in labour. Salim Mairaj as Manzur: Parizaad’s father, he’s unhappy with another…