Haissam Hussain

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Haissam Hussain is a Pakistani film and television director. He is best known for the critically acclaimed Durr-e-Shahwar[1] and Dastaan[2] for which he won the Lux Style Award for best director.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Hussain was born to a Muslim family in Lahore, Pakistan. He has studied at a handful of universities, including the Army Burn Hall College in 1992, Punjab University in 1996, West Herts College in 2002 and Middlesex University in 2006.[4] He directed his first telefilm Beetay Pal in 2007. He is married to Nadia and the couple has 2 daughters.[5]

Noted director Haissam Hussain acclaimed fame with his blockbuster television serial Noorpur Ki Rani. He then directed many other hits serials such as Dastaan, Aik Nayee cinderalla, Dur-e-Shehwar, Ishq Gumshuda, Akbari Asghari and Chowdween ka Chaand.

Hussain has recently directed serials Aun Zara for A-Plus Entertainment, and Bin Roye Ansu, which stars Humayun Saeed, Mahira Khan and Zeba Bakhtiar for Hum TV's Moomal Productions.

Television[edit]

2013 Aunn Zara Bin Roye Aansoo (upcoming)

2012 Aik Nayee Cinderella Durr-e-Shahwar [6]

2011 Kuch Pyar Ka Pagalpan Akbari Asghari

2010 Dastaan Ishq Gumshuda

2009 Noor Pur Ki Rani Jeevan Ki Rahoon Mein

2008 Choudaween Ka Chand

Tele Films

2009 Patli Gali Ek Tha Larka Love Unlimited

2008 Mili Ali Ko Mili Muthi Bhar Matti Tum Say Kaisay Kahoon Beetay Pal

Single Plays

2009 Pari Kahani Akhari Parinda

2008 Kuch Khaab Adhoray

2007 21 Service Lane

Short Films

2006 No Regrets

Filmography[edit]

  • Taming of the Shrew (2012)
  • Bin Roye (2015)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Saying Goodbye to Durr-e-shahwar". 
  2. ^ "Dastaan Reflecting the Indo-Pak Divide". 
  3. ^ "Pakistan Media Awards and the Stars come out to play". 
  4. ^ Haissam Hussain Facebook Profile
  5. ^ Dastaan Special HH on Morning With Hum
  6. ^ "Drama of the Week-Durr-e-Shahwar". 

http://www.tvkahani.com/happenings-2011-phuss-awards/

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