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…

Trailer Review | Parizaad

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. Now, here are a few things that instantly strike me. They won’t cover all the characters and all the subplots Now, as you must have…

New Pakistani Drama Parizaad Full Story Revealed

I apologize but I couldn’t help but put a click bait title. I have done once in the last with Kaheen Deep Jaley. Parizaad, the new HUM TV drama is based on Hashim Nadeem’s novel of the same name. Here’s the brief summary of the novel and my review of the same. Note: This is…

Book Review | Parizaad | Hashim Nadeem

Parizaad is a different kinda book. As in, it was never in my TBR so I am going to structure the review a little differently. There will be no sections, just me ranting about the plot, the characters and Hashim Nadeem’s writing style all in one. There may be a few spoilers. If you intend…

Rental Love | Turkish TV Series | Cast & Characters

  Introduction Rental Love is a Turkish Romantic Drama. It revolves around Omer who is a mysterious man with his full attention to his shoe designing company.  His aunt Nerminan hires a girl Defne to make Omer fall in love with her. Defne agrees as she has to repay her brother’s debt. But, while she…

Kiralik Ask | Turkish TV Series | Cast & Characters

A little intro We have established the fact here that Turkish dramas are too long and take a lot of commitment and patience to watch. That does not diminish the entertainment quotient, though. I started watching a romantic comedy İlişki Durumu: Karışık. I was watching the ones that aired in Pakistan with Urdu dubbing. There…

Main Ayeshagul | Episode 68

Aysegul constantly remembers Can and his earlier gestures every time Murat does something for her. Weird, huh? Everybody is at the hospital – Elif for her check-up, Mediha for her back injury, Aysegul for Issu’s vaccination. After a crazy turn of events, Mediha fears that Aysegul has heard her conversation with Neyazi. Mediha hackles Aysegul,…

Main Ayeshagul | Episode 67

Aysegul is wearing a red dress as usual, her go-to colour for all important occasions. She looks gorgeous in it, by the way, always. Neyazi has stage phobia and their performance is laughable. Mediha ends up on the floor injuring her back. Nabahat is also an officer from foster care ministry, a very stiff one…

Main Ayeshagul | Episode 66

Madiha’s dance partner is… No prizes for guessing, Neyazi. Neyazi is an expert in tango. Will Madiha be able to save her face. Can and Elif are also practicing for the gala. Bahar-e-Gul, the new babysitter is terrific with Issu. It calms down Handan and she kicks out the boys – Can and Murat so…

Main Ayeshagul | Episode 65

Madiha has lost the competition and now she has another battle to win with Maryam. Maryam has arranged a dance competition and challenges Mediha to participate. Cocky Mediha accepts. For the cast and characters and reviews of previous episodes, read here. Let’s get started. Can is worried whether Aysegul has accepted Murat’s offer or not;…

Main Ayeshagul | Episode 64

Mediha is participating in a game show to win her self-respect back. And despite her lack of preparation, her past memories of Aysegul helps her recall every answer. Would she realize Aysegul’s importance? For the cast and characters and reviews of previous episodes, read here. Let’s get started. Murat is now blackmailing Elif so she…

Main Ayeshagul | Episode 63

This episode again begins with Mediha’s annoying track. Mediha and Maryam fight again. Maryam calls her illiterate. And Mediha is hurt, HURT. Ismail prepares Mediha for a revenge. Can comes to see Issu and asks for a schedule – so Issu can stay with Can as well. Handan has a new project and therefore has…

Main Ayeshagul | Episode 62

Can yells at Aysegul for not informing him. Elif interferes and shows her the wedding certificate. Damn! Aysegul is heartbroken, Can is guilty, Elif is smirking. The best expression, however, is Murat’s. Murat is hurt that Elif has succeeded in her wicked plans. Will Elif now snatch Issu from Aysegul? She’s evil. I won’t be…

Main Ayeshagul | Episode 61

Neyazi begins to blackmail Mediha for fake pregnancy favour. Aysegul is anxiously waiting for the inspection folks. Can doesn’t arrive and Murat is there for as always. He has never promised her anything but he truly helps her out EVERY SINGLE TIME. I am confused again. Can and Aysegul are good together but Murat cares…

Main Ayeshagul | Episode 60

Now that Elif’s parents are coming for dinner, Aysegul returns to her house. The plumbers have fixed the broken faucet. The house is a mess. We see a cleaning montage while the title track plays. But it ends on a sad note and Aysegul asks Can to leave. For the cast and characters and reviews…

Main Ayeshagul | Episode 59

Can calls Ismail and they are rescued. Elif and Mediha are going crazy about the preparation. Correction: only Mediha. She’s behaving as if she’s getting married. I sympathize with Elif. Mediha is unbearable. Murat, who was visiting Elif to discuss their mission, learns about the fake pregnancy. Will he give up on Aysegul now? Let’s…

Main Ayeshagul | Episode 58

Can and Elif are looking after Issu, practicing for their married life, are they? Where is Aysegul? She’s auditioning for a job that Handan has arranged. Things go south and she starts beating up a girl contestant. Hilarious! For the cast and characters and reviews of previous episodes, read here. Let’s get started. Last episode…

Main Ayeshagul | Episode 57

When Elif is planning about the wedding, Can recalls that Mubaira said Emine is a “baby thief”. Aysegul is handing over the baby without legalities. Can reaches just in time and we see a Can Vs Murat face-off. At least one problem is off Aysegul’s list. Elif brings wedding’s invitation card for Aysegul. Aysegul is upset,…

Main Ayeshagul | Episode 56

Two brilliant ideas in this episode – Mediha decides to be Ismail’s caretaker and Aysegul decides to find more about Emine. Mediha acts like a spoilt party girl now. Phew! For the cast and characters and reviews of previous episodes, read here. Let’s get started. Mubaira, the forgetful woman who’s related to Ece, is played…