the reluctant fundamentalist cast Mira Nair

Reluctant Fundamentalist is Nair’s Ambitious Project

Internationally acclaimed director, Mira Nair, said her latest film, The Reluctant Fundamentalist, is her most ambitious project to date. The Reluctant Fundamentalist, which was the closing movie at the 43rd International Film Festival of India, is based on a 2007 bestseller of the same name by Pakistani writer Mohsin Hamid. A … Read more

PLBW Day Two Where did the spark go

PFDC L’Oreal Paris Bridal Week Lahore 2011-2012 Day 2

If Day One at the Pakistan L’Oreal Bridal Week (PLBW) made one sit up and take notice, Day Two did the exact opposite and made you wish you hadn’t gotten out of bed to be a part of it. Lahore-based designer Fahad Hussayn’s edgy yet regal presentation, however, saved the … Read more

Sunita Marshal BCW Lahore 2011

Bridal Couture Week Lahore 2011-Show Stoppers

BCW 2011, The two day event of Pakistani Bridal wear wraps up in Lahore last week. The show has been star struck as many celebrities appear on the ramp to dazzle including Reema,Resham,Shan from Lollywood,Famous Pakistani cricketer Wasim Akram and super models like Sunita Marshal, Meesha shafi etc. Here are … Read more

Meesha Shafi makes it to Hollywood

Meesha Shafi makes it to Hollywood

While we still don’t know the mystery man playing the male lead in Mira Nair’s upcoming film, based on Pakistani writer Mohsin Hamid’s second book, The Reluctant Fundamentalist, it has been announced that Meesha Shafi has been cast in the film. “One singer Meesha Shafi has been cast in Mira … Read more

Expect a lot from Coke Studio Season 3

A super intense season of Coke Studio is set to air this summer with as many music legends as pop and rock stars. Well guys, the time has finally come to start raving about the upcoming Season Three of Coke Studio (CS).

The set has been altered so artists can feed off of each others vibes to present “something that comes straight from the heart and goes to the heart.” By simply bringing aboard a wide array of artists, CS’s music will attempt to bridge gaps created by culture, age or ethnicity.

The Sufi feel is retained with Arieb Azhar reprising his poignant vocals to some great music. Last season turned Saeein Zahoor into a household name, you will similarly see Fakir Juman Shah showing us that music is in every corner of our country if you search for it.

Qawwali is more prominent this season as we hear the wails of Rizwan and Muazzam who sound terrific, even in the absence of music. Zeb and Haniya, who immortalized their song ‘Paimona’ are back too.

Coke Studio Season 3 – Featured Artists 2

Fakir Juman Shah Led by Fakir Juman Shah, the Shah Jo Raag Fakirs are continuing the over 250-year-old tradition of singing at Bhit Shah, the fakirs’ voices piercing the air at the shrine every single night. Each fakir, in fact, performs a different day of the week from sundown to … Read more

PFDC Fashion Week Lahore 2010 Inside scoop

Hadiqa Kiani is not only to walk as a show stopper for Asifa and Nabeel but also for Nomi Ansari and rumors are that Asma Mumtaz, Meesha Shafi(of overload), Hadiqa Kiani, Annie, Rrabia Butt and Aamina Haq are to walk for Ammar Belal. Ammar Belals collection is going to be … Read more