The last month of 2021 also ends in December. How fast time is passing, until yesterday we were celebrating the arrival of 2021 and now it is time to say goodbye. Like every year, this year too is about to leave with a lot of good and bad memories, and as it goes by, its stones are carrying such a rare gem whose dazzle enlightened the world.
one know which country
you went to
What a well written poet. Indeed, this year too many of our loved ones have gone to a land from which it is not possible to return. Today in this blog we will talk about the Pakistani and international personalities associated with Showbiz who left us in 2021 but will always live in the hearts of fans because of their deeds.
Durrani Miracle: March 1, 2021
Ijaz Durrani, the Ranjha actor of Pakistani film industry, passed away on March 1 after a long illness.
Ejaz Durrani has acted in more than 150 films in his film career. His popular films include Dacoit’s Girl, Gulbadin, Ezzat, Watan, Fereshta, Shaheed, Dushiza, Badnam, Sarhad, Dost Dushman, Sinner, Daughter, Son, Sunshine and Shadow, Jawani Mastani, Zalim, Dilbar, Dildar, Najo, Pak Daman, Heer Ranjha, Zarqa, Sultan, Zadi and many others. Romance hero Ijaz Durrani married Queen Tarun Noorjahan and popular actress Firdous Begum. He was born in 1935 in Jalalpur Jattan.
Kanwal Naseer: 25 March 2021
Pakistan’s first TV host Kanwal Naseer was suffering from diabetes. She was the first Pakistani woman to host Pakistan Television for the first time on November 26, 1964 with renowned host Tariq Aziz. Kanwal Naseer had for the first time announced on PTV that ‘this is Pakistan Television’.
Kanwal Naseer’s heartfelt voice was silenced forever on March 25. Kanwal Naseer has been associated with radio and TV for over 5 decades. He started his career at just 17 years old. She was born on January 23, 1943 in Lahore.
Hasina Moin: March 26, 2021
Famous playwright, author and dialogue writer Hasina Moin is 79 years old. I met Khaliq Haqeeqi on March 26 this year due to cardiac arrest.
He also wrote Pakistani films while writing dialogues for his film ‘Hina’ at the request of renowned Indian actor and producer ‘Raj Kapoor’. Hasina Moin visited many countries and won many awards. In 1987, he was awarded the Medal of Excellence for Performing Arts. She was born on November 20, 1941 in Kanpur, India.
Famous Folk Singer Shaukat Ali: April 2, 2021
The whole country is awake, comrades! Mujahideen!
Leading folk singer Shaukat Ali, who has an influential voice, also passed away this year. Shaukat Ali was suffering from liver disease. In recognition of his services to music in Pakistan, he was awarded the Pride of Performance by the Government of Pakistan in 1990. Shaukat Ali was awarded many honors in his life. He was born on May 3, 1944 in Indran Bhati Gate, Lahore.
Actress Sanbal Shahid: May 6, 2021
While the global epidemic Corona virus has affected people from all walks of life, the Pakistan showbiz industry has also been hit hard. Famous Pakistani actress Sanbal Shahid, sister of Bushra Ansari and Asma Abbas, also passed away on May 6, 2021 while battling the epidemic. Actress Sanbal was born in 1954. He showed the essence of acting in various dramas.
Uncle Sargam Farooq Qaiser: 14 May 2021
Farooq Qaiser, the creator of Patli Tamasha and Uncle Sargam, also passed away on May 14 this year. Farooq Qaiser was born on October 31, 1945 in Lahore. In Pakistan in the 1970s and 1990s, when cable TV and cartoon networks did not exist, uncles were active and children were eager to see them on TV.
Begum Khurshid Shahid: 27 June 2021
Former senior radio singer and TV actress Begum Khurshid Shahid, who showed the essence of acting in the play ‘Fehmida Ki Kahani, Istani Rahat Ki Zabani’ written by Ashfaq Ahmed, also passed away on June 27 this year at the age of 95 in Lahore after a long illness. I left this mortal world. She is the mother of renowned actor Salman Shahid. He had been out of the industry for the last 18 years.
Begum Khushid Shahid was born on November 19, 1931 in Delhi, India. She started her career as an actress and singer with All India Radio at the age of nine. He also had a passion for music. Later, he also performed on the radio and showed the essence of acting.
Senior Actor Anwar Iqbal Baloch: July 1, 2021
Anwar Iqbal Baloch, a senior actor in the Pakistani television industry, passed away on July 1 this year due to a long illness. Anwar Iqbal was suffering from cancer.
Anwar Iqbal was born on December 25, 1949 in Karachi. He acted in numerous Urdu and Sindhi dramas. Apart from being an actor, he was also a teacher. He taught children in a private school all his life.
Sultana Zafar: 16 July 2021
Sultana Zafar, a well-known actress of the past who acted in dramas like Loneliness, Bride, The Last Rock, Haq Mehr, Robro, Zid, She Again, also passed away at the age of 66. Sultana Zafar ran a boutique called Armala Studios in Dallas, Texas, USA, after retiring from Showbiz.
Naila Jafari: 17 July 2021
Senior actress of Pakistan Television Drama Industry Naila Jaffery lost her battle with cancer in Karachi.
Naila Jaffery has been suffering from cancer for the last six years. He showed the essence of acting in various dramas. His popular drama series include Maa Mein Salana, Desi Girls and A Little Happiness.
Dardana Butt: 12 August 2021
Pakistani stage, TV and film actress Dardana Butt passed away on the morning of August 12. She was diagnosed with cancer and was on ventilator before her death. She was a teacher, she also did aviation and once she was offered a job in the police.
He showed the essence of acting in various dramas including Fifty Fifty, Servant, Angan Teerha and Loneliness and when private TV channels started broadcasting in Pakistan, he was also a part of many dramas. She was born on May 19, 1938 in Lahore.
Senior Artist Talat Iqbal: September 24, 2021
Senior Pakistani actor Talat Iqbal passed away on September 24 this year in a US hospital. He has lived in Texas for a long time. Talat Iqbal played the lead role in many dramas and films in the 70’s and 80’s.
Comedy King Omar Sharif: October 2, 2021
Omar Sharif, who gave life to smiles, who commanded laughter, who made sad hearts laugh for a moment, also made everyone cry this year. Legendary actor and comedian Omar Sharif has been suffering from heart, kidney and various other ailments for a long time.
I will take you to the bride in the popular stage dramas of Omar Sharif, the creator of timeless stage dramas like ‘Bakra Kastoon Peh’ and ‘Badha Ghar Par Hai’. Hello Karachi. This is the new spectacle, this is the new age, this is the new Eid, this is your name, Samad Bond 007, from Lahore to London, grapes are sour, petrol pump, loot sale, half plate, Omar Sharif in the jungle, Chaudhry Plaza Etc. Omar Sharif was born on April 19, 1955 in Liaquatabad area of Karachi.
Senior Actor Sohail Asghar: 13 November 2021
Sohail Asghar, a senior actor of Pakistan Showbiz Industry, who had been ill for a year and a half and was undergoing treatment in a hospital, also passed away on November 13 this year.
After completing his education, Pakistani artist Sohail Asghar started his artistic journey with Radio Pakistan Lahore. The popular TV dramas of the late include Log, Khuda Ki Basti, Kajal Ghar, Dukh Sukh, Haveli, Reza Reza, Piyas, Chand Eclipse and other dramas. I also worked in Noor.
Many international showbiz personalities also died this year, some of whom we are talking about here.
Larry King: January 23
Larry King, host of the American television talk show Afaq, also died this year at the age of 87. Larry King has conducted nearly 50,000 interviews in his six-decade career, of which he hosted the CNN talk show Larry King Live for 25 years. World-renowned Larry King has interviewed international political leaders and celebrities throughout his career.
Christopher Palmer: February 5
Legendary Sound of Music star Christopher Plummer died on February 5 at the age of 91. The Canadian actor’s illustrious career spanned seven decades. The Oscar-winning actor also starred in films, including Buggners, All the Money in the World and Noise Out.
DMX: April 9
American rapper DMX died on April 9 at the age of 50. DMX began singing rap songs in the early 1990’s and released their debut album “It’s Dark and Hell Is Hot” in 1998.
Dilip Kumar: July 7
Legendary actor of this century Dilip Kumar, at the age of 98, said goodbye to his fans on July 7. He proved his mettle in every genre of acting. Cinema of comedy resounded with laughter, dramatic performances enchanted the fans, romance became the prince of dreams and tragedy shocked the viewers. In order to prove his abilities in every style of acting. With an impressive career spanning five decades, Dilip Kumar has ruled the cinema.
Iconic filmmaker Robert Downey Sr. has died at the age of 85 on July 7. He had been battling Parkinson’s disease for over 5 years.
Indian actor and winner of popular reality show Bigg Boss Season 13 Siddharth Shukla also died of a heart attack on September 2 this year.
These celebrities seem to have passed away, but because of their work, they will always live in the memories of the fans.