Ali Zafar Injured himself in Bangkok

October 12, 2013
Ali Zafar

Ali Zafar Injured himself in Bangkok

At a shoot in Bangkok for one of multinational brands, Ali Zafar cut his face and was rushed to the hospital.

According to a source, Ali’s stunt double who arrived was hired according to Ali’s older clean cut lean look which didn’t go with his current long haired French beard buffed up action look he has made for his next feature Kill Dil. With the crew in fix Ali decided to do his own stunt, a process in which he injured his face.

Luckily there were no serious or permanent damages and the actor returned on set after stitches and owed to finish the job he had come to do.

Photo Courtesy: Abdullah Haris

Omran Shafique, Eva Blessed With Yet Another Baby Girl

October 12, 2013
Omran Shafique & Eva

Omran Shafique and Eva

Omran Shafique, the lead guitarist for quite a lot of prominent acts from Pakistani music industry has been blessed with yet another baby girl. This is the second child for Omran and Eva Shafique.

Earlier Omran took to social media and announced this good new to his fans through his Facebook page,

“The new one was eager to join the party. She is here. Both mother and daughter are doing fine, thank God. Sof (Sofia) is asleep at home and has no idea! Blessed. With Eva Shafique.”

The news was followed by a huge number of friends and fans turning up and congratulating the pair on the birth of their second child.

Zinda Bhaag set to be released in USA on October 18th

October 9, 2013
Zinda Bhaag set to be released in USA

Zinda Bhaag set to be released in USAPakistani film Zinda Bhaag, currently doing record business in Pakistani theatres, is set to be released in the USA on 18th October.

“This is another stamp of approval for Zinda Bhaag. It is the first Pakistani film to have found US release while still in theatres,” said producer Mazhar Zaidi.

Zinda Bhaag, starring Naseeruddin Shah and directed by Meenu and Farjad has earned huge praise across the board. After picking up four awards at the Mosaic-Misaff festival in Canada it became Pakistan’s first entry in fifty years for Oscars consideration.

Saving Face picks up Emmys at 34th Annual News & Documentary Emmy Awards

October 3, 2013
Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy with her Emmy

Sabiha Sumar, Dr. Mohammad Jawad and Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy winner of 'Saving Face' for BEST DOCUMENTARY, HBO Documentary Films on HBO

Academy Award winning Pakistani film ‘Saving Face‘ has been awarded 2 prestigious Emmy Awards for Best Documentary and Outstanding Editing: Documentary and Long Form at the 34th Annual News & Documentary Emmy Awards. This marks the second Emmy win for the film’s director Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy, who previously received the accolade in the Current Affairs category for the documentary ‘Children of the Taliban’.

Coke Studio Season 6 [Complete Artist List]

Coke Studio Season 6 Artists

Coke Studio Season 6 Launch

Coca-Cola Pakistan proudly announces the return of Pakistan’s most anticipated music platform, Coke Studio, at an acclaimed press conference where as sixth season of exciting talent, diverse musical influences and dynamic performances will be aired October 2013.

This years’ Coke Studio voyage will witness a fusion of Eastern, Western and regionally inspired music for which the platform has come to be renowned. However, this season goes deeper in its journey, exploring the international heritage of popular local music genres, tracing these global influences that have left an indelible impact on Pakistan’s national and cultural musical identity. To that end, Coke Studio’s cross-genre Pakistani musical talent will be joined by international musicians trained in both contemporary, and traditional instrumentation.

Social Pagal Is Expected To Be Played To Packed Audience at Al-Hamra Arts Council

September 20, 2013
Social Pagal

Social Pagal

For all the Lahori theatre lovers, there is certainly some quality drama coming your way as the famous local play ‘Social Pagal’ is all set to make a comeback this month. Written and directed by Shah Fahad, Social Pagal is the same play that clean swept the LUMS DRAMAFEST 2011 few years back. This festival saw the play winning in the categories of Best Play, Best Team, Best Actor, and Best Script writing.

Coke Studio Season 6 Is Going To Hit The Airwaves Very Soon

September 20, 2013
Coke Studio Season 6

Coke Studio Season 6

Season 6 of Coke Studio is going to hit the airwaves very soon. From all the news that we have gathered about this upcoming season, this year it is certainly expected to add a totally new dimension to this highly rated show that has been making waves for the past 5 years.

Each year Coke Studio gets released in the summers mostly in and around June. But this time around it had to see a delay for some undisclosed reasons.

Rushk New Line-Up And New Album

Rushk New Line-Up (9)

Rushk New Line-Up

Sikandar Mufti, a well-known musician and drummer, is these days involved with ‘Rushk‘ that is making a come back after a long hiatus and with a new line-up. Sikandar who plays with a lot of musical acts, was also part of the Coke Studio house band. He also has a long time association with a rock band co-VEN which is also in the studios working on releasing their new album.

Adil Omar To Represent Pakistan At This Year’s Red Bull Music Academy Bass Camp in Dubai

Adil Omar

The Red Bull Music Academy Bass Camp Dubai will unite Academy lecturers like American hip hop producer Just Blaze, electronic musician Derrick May, world renowned UK producer Gareth Jones, Grammy-nominated dance music guru Kenny Dope, and DJ Gerd Janson, with 32 of the region’s most prominent instrumentalists, vocalists, DJs & producers, giving them the chance to immerse themselves in all things musical.

Adil OmarAdil Omar, Pakistan’s prominent English Rapper, will be representing the country at this year’s Red Bull Music Academy Bass Camp in Dubai. Adil Omar (born May 17, 1991) is a rapper and