Pakistani Celebrities who passed away in 2021. Pakistani Industry has huge big name that have built the Industry through their hard work and passion towards their work. Stars like Umer Sharif Durdana Butt Shoail Ashghar, Sumbul Iqbal. These are the name who have mark the industry with their multitalented skills ! Umer Sharif is known to be a king of comedy. While the way Pakistani dramas showed at PTV in past years we can’t compete now with the quality standards and splendid performances of that time.
In 2021 Pakistani has lost many gems of drama Industry that have played important role in Building Entertainment Industry of Pakistan. Here is the names of Great names of Pakistani Celebrities who passed away in year 2021.
Umer Shairf a multitalented man with comedy, entertainment, drama hosting skills at a single time. He was known for his best comedy stage shows. He get popularity from stage shows and video tapes. Umer was the only person who has received four Nigar Awards in a single year. Not just in comedy but for his best work in dramas and direction he has received national awards. He is also a recipient of Tamgha e Imtiaz. He was died battling cardiac ailments. Suffering from major heart disease he died at the age of 66 in Gemany
Famous drama Shaama actor Anwer Iqbal also died in year 2021. He was not well from a long time also he requested his fans for prayers “I have been chronically ill for some time and have been getting the best treatment possible under the supervision of Karachi ‘s best board of doctors”. He made his career debut from drama Ishq Pecha. Anwer Iqbal made his permanent appearence to televsion from drama Pul Siraat, Rista Anjana Se.
From Angan Terha to Tanhaiyaan Durdana every drama is famous on television. Durdana Butt has completed PHD degree from Ohio Education Administration. Dug Dugi actress Durdana Butt died due to covid. She was suffering from cancer but the great actress died due to covid. Durdana death news left fans celebrities and politicians saddened.
Shoail Asghar was a Pakistani film, drama and theatre actor. After completing his education he joined first Radio Pakistan. Asghar family says that the actor was suffering severe illness from past 1.5 years. He began his career from drama Khuda ki Basti, Chand Grahan, Ap Ki Kaneez and Aashti. Also he got award from Indus Drama Awards for his outstanding performance in film. Also he got best actor award marking 40 year of work in Pakistani Television.
Star of dramas of PTV Talat Iqbal died in US after suffering from multiple aliments and after the death of his beloved daughter Sarah Talat. Talat and his wife both are the famous celebrities of drama industry and a popular couple over television. He started his career from radio Pakistan. Later he acted in several hit drama which can not be forgotten in drama industry including Do Dooni Panch, Akhri Chatan and Ab Dekh Khuda Kia Krta Hai. While he has also played several roled in 1970’s and 80’s films.
Another legendary actress Sultana Zafar passed away in 2021. Tanhaiyan and Akhri Chattan actress Sultana Zafar passes away at the age of 66. The actress news made her fans totally felt heart felt over her death news. While till now his death cause is unknown but the actress spent last days in USA. Where she use to live also she runs a boutique there “Armale Studios”.
Begum Khursheed Shahid
Legendary drama and film star Begum Khursheed Shahid died at the age of 95 after a prolonged illness the actress died in Lahore. According to family members she was admitted to the hospital for few days before death. She is the most legendary and old actress of Industry started her career at the age of nine years. She also received highest civil award, the pride of performance in 1954.
Nand Drama actress Sumbul Shahid loses her life after fighting with covid in 2021. While the hurtful thing is that Sumbul mother doesn’t knows about her death. She is not able to bear the death news of her beloved daughter Sumbul. Sumbul was a wonderful actress she acted in many hit dramas but she did last drama with Minal and Shahroz Sabzwari. Bushra Ansari revealed the news of her sister Sumbul who was fighting with Covid and lost life!
Internationally known cultural ambassador of Pakistan and folk music star Shaukat Ali also passed away in year 2021. Renowned singer Shaukat Ali was facing several medical issues also he had a Bypass Surgery from last few years. While he was introduce in Idustry as a play back singer but later he got huge popularity in Punjabi films, Ghazal, Songs and Punjabi folks. Not just in Pakistan but the singer was also very famous in Punjab of India. He was also honored as a Pride of Punjab from by Pakistan instituter of Language. Also he got awarded as “Voice of Punjab”.
Pakistan have a huge number of talented people but these are all the big Pakistani Celebrities that was a gems for drama and entertainment Industry passed away in year 2021.