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Anwar Maqsood Hameedi

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Nationality  Pakistani
Role  Scriptwriter
Nephews  Hussain Tariq
Name  Anwar Hameedi
Movies  Zinda
Children  Bilal Maqsood
Subject  Entertainment
Spouse  Imrana Maqsood

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Occupation  Playwright, lyricist, satirist, painter, poet, sculpturist and Host
Siblings  Fatima Surayya Bajia, Zubaida Tariq, Zehra Nigah, Ahmed Maqsood, Sara Nackvi
Similar People  Moin Akhter, Anwar Masood, Bilal Maqsood, Bushra Ansari, Fatima Surayya Bajia

Notable works  Loose TalkAngan Tehra

Born  Anwar Maqsood Hameedi 7 September 1935 (age 84) Hyderabad, Hyderabad State, British India

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Anwar Maqsood Hameedi (Urdu: انور مقصود حمیدی) commonly known as Anwar Maqsood (b. 1940) is a Pakistani scriptwriter, Television host, satirist, humorist, and infrequent Actor. He is well known for his artists write ups for Pakistan Television Corporation in the late 1970s.


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Early life and family

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Maqsood was born on 7 September 1940, in Hyderabad State. Maqsood studied at the Gulbarga Trust School in Aurangabad. He belongs to several prominent families of Pakistan which include: his sister, Fatima Surayya Bajia who was a known writer in Pakistan and South Asia, his other sister Zehra Nigah, a known poet, his brother, Ahmed Maqsood, former Chief Secretary of Sindh, and his other sister Zubaida Tariq, a cooking expert and chef. His wife, Imrana Maqsood is a known novelist and his son, Bilal Maqsood is a rock artist and lead guitarist of a rock band called Strings.


Maqsood has been associated for many years with Pakistan Television Corporation where he served as Presenter for a variety of its shows including Studio Dhai and then Studio Ponayteen along with Show Sha and a large number of others.

As a writer

He wrote various successful plays for television industry in Pakistan which as follows.


  • Hilal-e-Imtiaz
  • Lifetime Achievement Honour at 4th Pakistan Media Awards
  • References

    Anwar Maqsood Hameedi Wikipedia