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Wrong Number is actually a “Right Number” – Javed Shaikh

by Arfa Mahmood - on Jun 14th 2015
Review by Arfa Mahmood / Photos by Zoha Iftikhar

The press conference of the movie Wrong Number took place yesterday, June 13th in Karachi, which was hosted by Dr. Muzna Ali.

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Wrong Number, the new Pakistani movie by YNH and ARY Films, is a comedy tale which revolves around Danish Taimoor, playing the lead role. Other actors in the film include Javed Shaikh, Sohai Ali, Janita Asma, Shafqat Cheema, Nadeem Jaferi and Danish Nawaz in main roles. The movie is written and directed by Yasir Nawaz. (more…)

Pepsi launches call to action approach with its Ramzan TVC

by Arsalan - on Jun 12th 2015

Pepsi Ramzan TVC

Pepsi Pakistan had come up with a unique, yet interesting CSR campaign called “#LightingUpLives” in March this year. They installed up-cycled Pepsi plastic bottles, converted to lights that were powered by solar energy in the Jalozai camp for internally displaced peoples (IDPs). Now, just a week before the holy month Ramzan, Pepsi has launched the phase two of #LightingUpLives with a new TVC. (more…)

#CricketComesHome – Ali Zafar, Shahzad Roy and Annie Khalid to perform during matches

by admin - on May 21st 2015

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Cricket fans in Pakistan have finally got a reason to rejoice. The most popular sport in Pakistan is coming back to the soil after six long years with a one-day and T20 series between Pakistan and Zimbabwe starting May 22. That’s not all. Fans will also have an opportunity to enjoy live music performances during the series between May 22nd and 31st(more…)

Paralysed Zakoota looking for a home

by Arsalan - on May 1st 2015

Paralysed Zakoota looking for a home

If you were a kid or a teenager in late 90s and had a television set at your home or in one of the homes in your area, chances are 100 percent that you remember a superpower character ‘Zakoota’ and his famous dialogue, ‘Mujhy Kaam Batao, Main Kia Karoun, Main Kis Ko Khaoun,’ (Tell me the job, what should I do, whom should I eat) in the most popular children drama serial in the Pakistan history, ‘Ainak Wala Jin.’ The 62 years old Matloob ur Rehman alias Munna Lahori, who played Zakoota in Ainak Wala Jin, is now a jobless-paralysis patient. (more…)

Blunder: ‘Welcome 2 Karachi’ shot in Birmingham, reflects Kabul

by Arsalan - on Apr 14th 2015

Welcome 2 Karachi

The director of Akshay Kumar starrer Khiladi 786, Ashish R Mohan presents his next Bollywood movie ‘Welcome 2 Karachi,’ which features Arshad Warsi and Jackky Bhagnani in leading roles. While the movie is shot in Birmingham, England and claims to reflect the biggest city of Pakistan, Karachi, it actually takes the viewers to somewhere in Kabul. There is nothing in the trailer which reflects Karachi except Adnan Shah, a Karachiite.

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Zoe Viccaji’s Dareeche: Album Launch Event and Concert (Review + Pictures)

by Danial Shahid - on Sep 10th 2014
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Zoe Viccaji ’s brand new debut album “Dareeche” is finally released and the music launch of it took place in Karachi at South End Club on 9th September 2014.However scheduled around 7:30, the actual show started around 9PM and the crowd consisted of people from the fields of television, film, media, radio and arts including the...

Party Pay Jana Hai by Ansa Malik (Critical Review)

by Arfa Mahmood - on Jul 30th 2014
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So, now Ansa Malik  has added another one to the list of Pakistan’s worst songs ever sung. The last one, to remind you, was Taher Shah. And that’s not it, Ansa is another gorgeous MALIK, contributing to the industry now after Humaima Malick and our very beloved Veena Malik and believe it or not, you’ll see that lady-MALIK effect...