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List of notable or famous screenwriters from Pakistan, with bios and photos, including the top screenwriters born in Pakistan and even some popular screenwriters who immigrated to Pakistan. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Pakistani screenwriters then this list is the perfect resource for you. These screenwriters are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known screenwriter from Pakistan is included when available.

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This historic screenwriters from Pakistan list can help answer the questions "Who are some Pakistani screenwriters of note?" and "Who are the most famous screenwriters from Pakistan?" These prominent screenwriters of Pakistan may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Pakistani screenwriters.

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Ahmad Nadeem Qasimi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Screenwriters from Pakistan
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Ahmad Nadeem Qasmi born Ahmad Shah Awan on 20 November 1916 – died 10 July 2006, was an Urdu and English language Pakistani poet, journalist, literary critic, dramatist and short story author. He wrote 50 books on topics such as poetry, fiction, criticism, journalism and art, and was a major figure ...more

Age: Died at 90 (1916-2006)

Birthplace: Anga, Punjab

Profession: Journalist, Novelist, Screenwriter, Writer

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Age: 33

Birthplace: Bahawalnagar, Pakistan, Eurasia, Bahawalnagar District, Punjab, + more

Profession: Television producer, Screenwriter

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Anwar Maqsood Hameedi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Screenwriters from Pakistan
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Anwar Maqsood Hameedi commonly known as Anwar Maqsood 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 late 1970s. ...more

Age: 81

Birthplace: Hyderabad State

Profession: Poet, Screenwriter, Satirist, Lyricist, Actor, + more

Credits: Zinda

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Asif Noorani is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Screenwriters from Pakistan
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Asif Noorani is a Pakistani newspaper and television writer. ...more

Age: 73

Birthplace: Mumbai, India

Profession: Screenwriter, Writer

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