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Shaukat Hussain Rizvi

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Name  Shaukat Rizvi
Role  Film director

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Spouse  Noor Jehan (m. 1942–1953), Yasmin (m. ?–1999)
Children  Zil-e-Huma, Akbar Hussain Rizvi, Asghar Hussain Rizvi, Syed Ali Mujtaba Rizvi, Syed Shahenshah Hussain Rizvi
Grandchildren  Sonya Jehan, Sikander Rizvi, Ahmad Ali Butt, Hamza Ali Butt, Mohammad Ali Butt, Mustafa Ali Butt
Movies  Jugnu, Zeenat, Khandan, Naukar, Dost
Similar People  Noor Jehan, Zil‑e‑Huma, Ejaz Durrani, Ghulam Mohammed, Ruby Myers
Born  1914 (age 85), Azamgarh, British India

Died  19 August 1999 (age 85), Lahore, Pakistan

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Syed Shaukat Hussain Rizvi (Urdu: شوکت حسین رضوی‎; 1914–1999) was a Pakistani actor, film producer and film director. He is widely considered as a pioneer of the Pakistani film industry.


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Early life and career

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Shaukat Hussain Rizvi was born in the city of Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh in 1914. He began his career as an assistant projectionist in Calcutta in the early 1930s. Then he was given a job in the editing department of Madan Theatres. By 1942, Rizvi was promoted to a film director and was assigned to direct a film named Khandan starring Pran and Noor Jehan in the lead roles. The script of this film was written by Imtiaz Ali Taj. After the huge success of this film, Shaukat Hussain Rizvi later married Noor Jehan in 1944. Their marriage produced three children: Akbar Hussain Rizvi, Asghar Hussain Rizvi and a daughter Zil-e-Huma.

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After the independence of Pakistan in 1947, Rizvi along with his wife Noor Jehan and their 3 children moved to Pakistan and later made several films in Pakistan.


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Following are his notable works:


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  • Khandaan (1942)
  • Naukar (1943)
  • Dost (1944)
  • Zeenat (1945)
  • Jugnu (1947)
  • Chanwey (1951) (a Punjabi language Pakistani film)
  • Gulnar (1953)
  • Jaan-e-Bahar (1958)
  • Death and legacy

    Shaukat Hussain Rizvi died on 19 August 1999 at Lahore, Pakistan at age 85. Pakistani actors Sonya Jehan, Sikander Rizviare his grandchildren.


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