Category: Entertainment

Asim Azhar apologizes to fans disappointed with PSL 2020 anthem

Pakistan Super League (PSL) released its official anthem, ‘Tayyar Hain’, for the upcoming season and fans were a little disappointed. Apart from some supportive followers, most users made personal remarks on the singers. Asim Azhar, who features on the song along with Ali Azmat, Arif Lohar and Haroon Rashid has taken to Twitter to write an apology letter to disappointed fans:

Petition against Zindagi Tamasha screening withdrawn

A petition filed against the screening of Sarmad Khoosat’s film Zindagi Tamasha was withdrawn on Thursday. The petition was filed on Monday by a man named Chaudhry Qadeer Ahmed. He claimed that the film hurt religious sentiment and violated Pemra’s rules and it should not be released in Pakistan. The court remarked how can the petitioner comment on something that no one has seen it as the film is not released yet. 

Sonya Hussyn turned down Meray Paas Tum Ho’s lead role

Sonya Hussyn revealed during an interview with Iffat Omar that she turned down Meray Paas Tum Ho’s lead role of Mehwish for all the good reasons. She mentioned that she cannot accept seeing women in such negative light.  She also added that there is no acceptance of women in our society as it is and she did not want to perpetuate more issues by playing this role.  

Sarwat Gilani gives ‘shut up call’ to all the haters

Actor Sarwat Gilani hits back at haters after netizens spew hate on a recent post where she shares some public display of affection with her husband in Rome. Taking to her Instagram account on Tuesday, Gillani, clearly mentioned in the caption of the picture she shared that people should stop following her if they hated her so much. She remarked that people cannot bring her down and no one can bully her.

Did Aima Baig and Shahbaz Shigri just confirm dating rumours?

Aima Baig and actor Shahbaz Shigri have been at the center of romance rumours for months because of their recent hangouts. But the pair now seems to have decided not to hide their affection for each other anymore. Shahbaz Shigri on Tuesday shared a picture with Aima Baig with a caption that says it all.

Meray Paas Tum Ho earned an estimated 2 crores at the box office

Pakistan most watched drama serial, Meray Paas Tum Ho, earned big at the box office, with expected sales at around Rs 2 crores. The last episode which was aired in cinemas made more money than box-office hit films in Pakistan. The drama’s finale success is built on pre-show ticket sales all across Pakistan of three shows which were fully booked.

Shah Rukh Khan’s statement of having no religion in his house elicits mixed reviews

The King of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan (SRK) recently spoke  of how he and his wife Gauri have taught their children that they do not belong to any religion, reported India Today. “We never talked about being Hindu or Muslim. My wife is a Hindu, I’m a Muslim and my children are Hindustani,” said Khan on a show.

Petition against airing Meray Paas Tum Ho finale dismissed

The last episode of the hit TV show Meray Paas Tum Ho is set to air without any hurdles on Saturday night after a civil court in Lahore dismissed a petition against the screening of the finale. After statements and documents from representatives from the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority and ARY Digital were examined, the show received clearance from the censor board of Punjab to screen in cinemas proving that there was nothing inappropriate in it 

Iqra Aziz declares Yasir Hussain the ‘best chef’

Actor Yasir Hussain has received the ‘Best Chef Certificate’ from his wife Iqra Aziz Hussain for his ‘Pyar Ka Pulao’. Yasir Hussain cooked pulao his wife, Iqra during their honeymoon in Sri Lanka. Iqra shared a photo on Instagram awarding him the certificate. Yasir also shared the same photo on his Instagram story and wrote, “Pulao jis pe mujhy yeh aizaaz mila”. 

Film ‘Zindagi Tamasha’ will now be assessed by Council of Islamic Ideology for clearance

The film Zindagi Tamasha, despite being cleared by all three censor boards for premier will now be assessed by Council of Islamic Ideology. The decision was taken by the federal government after Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) threatened to create unrest in the country if the film is to be released. Following the government’s decision, the TLP has decided to defer the protests.