Top 10 Best Pakistani Dramas you should have to watch

Top 10 Best Pakistani Dramas you should have to watch

Pakistani drama industry has always enjoyed the good times. In initial days when television was introduced our both the film and drama industry were going fine. However, the cinema industry had to face some serious ups and downs throughout its journey. On the other hand the drama industry due to its uniqueness went pretty well and even today it’s moving on a constant pace. The point here is that people always loved the dramas and the serials the industry had to offer. Due to this, from the early days to date, Pakistani dramas are mostly liked and their stories and characters are always appreciated. If you haven’t watched some of the serial which were top hit during their time, we have listed down the top ten Pakistani dramas of all time. The list includes drams from the 90’s to the 21st century serials. Let’s take a brief look to these titles.

1: Tanhayeaan(1985)

What made this serial so popular was its storyline. The whole story revolves around two sisters who lost their parents in a car accident. One of them wanted to build a new house for themselves which they had before but they had to sell it due to

financial issues. The story reflects the issues and ups and downs they had to face to build their own house.

Written by Haseena Moin, the serial went very successful at its time. In 2012, the serial was on aired again due to its high demand.Tanhayeaan Pakistani Drama

2: Bandhan

Bandhan is one another popular drama serial of the industry. The drama serial was basically a romantic serial. The main cast includes Nadia Khan, Farah Hussain and Iqbal Hussain.

The serial was directed by Junaid Khan and was written by Nuzhat Saman.

Bandhan Pakistani Drama

3: Dhoop Kinarey

Dhoop Kinarey is considered one of the best drama serial PTV has broadcasted. The storyline revolves around two doctors and shows their routine and difficulties they had to face.

Written by the legendary Haseena Moin the drama serial went famous for a reason.

Dhoop Kinarey

4: Alpha Bravo Charlie (1987)

Faraz, Kashif and Gulsher were the lead cast of this drama serial and were named as Alpha, bravo and charley respectively.

The storyline guides the viewer’s how three of these struggled to get into the Pakistan army. The story also highlights how they became friends and their initial journey.

The serial was directed by Shoiab Mansoor.


5: Alif Noon

From the name itself it can be guessed the drama serial was a comedy one.

Each episode of drama used to show a different scenario. For its friendly humor the drama serial went very popular during its time.

The serial was written by Kamal Ahmad Rizvi.

alif-noon drama pakistan

6: Humsafar

Even some of the best serials of 90’s have to compete hard with this tittle when it comes the real fame and attention. The drama serial went extremely good even outside the country.

Talking about the storyline, the main characters of this story were Mahira Khan and Fawad Afzal khan. The story revolved around this couple for the most part. This iconic serial was directed by Sarmad Khoosat.

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7: Pyaray Afzal

Hamza Ali Abbasi, the lead cast of the serial was one of the reason for its success. The serial was basically a romantic drama serial and due to the story and the characters people liked it a lot. The drama was also broadcasted one more time on the request of fans and viewers and also won several television awards for its insane popularity and fame.

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8: Shehr e zaat

Shehre Zaat was a romantic drama serial but due to its unique story, was tilted a bit towards spiritual side.

The story was based on a novel written by Umera Arshad with the same tittle. The drama serial was directed by Sarmad Khoosat and was produced under the supervision of Momina Duraid and Abdullah Kadwani.

Shehr-e-Zaat-Drama Pakistan

9: Zindagi Gulzar Hai

Another drama serial produced by Momina Duraid Productions, the drama serial went well at its time.

The storyline shows two characters who had totally different backgrounds but eventually fell in love with each other. The storyline was based on the novel written by Umera Ahmad.

Zindagi Gulzar Hai

10: Meri Zaat Zarra e beNishan

Another drama serial written on the storyline based on the Umera Ahmad’s Novel.

However, the story was quite different than majority of the serials. It was serious and at the same time heart touching. It showed how a lady had to face society blames whose mother in law destroyed her life and her image. The drama was broadcasted on HUM TV and went extremely well because of its unique story.



So, we came to know even the drams of 90’s had good story and characters. To date, all the Pakistani serials have a unique attraction to them. All of these tittles based on their stories and famous characters are surely must to watch. If you are a drama freak and haven’t watched even single one of these, go grab the remote and start watching.