Pakistani media is full of young talent, legendary actors, classical shows and opinionated channels. Take a look at the following pictures of the most talented people of Pakistan and enjoy a rare insight into the golden days of Pakistani media.
1. Nazia Hassan, the Sweetheart of Pakistan, with her brother, Zohaib Hassan, in the UK.
2. Mehdi Hassan and Moin Akhtar – the two legends of Pakistan.
3. Waheed Murad in his study room – the well-loved actor on whom the famous song, Ko Ko Korina, was filmed.
4. A 1973 issue of The Herald with a cover story on the then vibrant social scene of Karachi.
5. Pakistan men’s national field hockey team
won the world cup in 1982.
6. Celebrated singer, Irene Parveen, singing in a music show on PTV Channel.
7. The early, booming days of Pakistan’s film industry – The cinemas were always sold out!
8. The cast of the popular comedy show ‘Fifty Fifty’.
9. Imran Khan celebrating his birthday with the rest of the Pakistan’s cricket team.
10. Alamgir, one of the first Pakistani pop-singers.
11. Tariq Aziz in the very first episode of Neelam Ghar
12. Jamshed Ansari, Qazi Wajid and Bushra Ansari – Bushra Ansari looks so different!
13. Pakistani models posing as Punjab’s village womenfolk in 1969.
14. The Strings in 1989.
15. Moin Akhtar as a young adult.
16. Urdu news being delivered from Pakistan Television’s Karachi Studios in 1974.
17. Rahat Kazmi and Marina Khan in the classical PTV drama, Dhoop Kinarey.
18. The crew of PIA in early 90’s.
19. Pakistan Cricket Team in 1976.
20. Madam Noor Jehan with Ghulam Ali Khan.
21. PIA air hostesses posing for a picture.
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