Ayub Khoso

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Ayub Khoso
Born 1960 (age 57–58)
Jacobabad, Sindh, Pakistan
Residence Karachi, Jacobabad
Occupation Actor
Years active 1974
Children 4

Ayub Khoso (Urdu: ایوب کھوسو‎; born 1960) is a Pakistani actor of film and TV. With a career spanning more than three decades - mostly in Television - Khoso is a well-known name in Pakistan. He is best known for his roles in films like Khuda Kay Liye.

Early life[edit]

Khoso was born to a Pukhtoon mother and a Baloch father.[1] began his acting career in school. His first appearance on TV was drama called Chaon that was telecast from PTV Quetta Centre.He is a graduate of University of Baluchistan. He is fluent in Balochi, Pashto, Brahui, Sindhi, Urdu and English




Year Film Role Notes
2007 Khuda Kay Liye Cameo Role Blockbuster
2014 O21 Abdullah Hit
2015 Welcome 2 Karachi Taliban Leader Agha Jaan
2015 Swaarangi Saieen
2016 Hijrat
2016 Revenge of the Worthless Ameer Qudratuullah
2016 Yalghaar Col. Jogezai
2016 Jashan Pashto Film

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Nominated Work Category Result
2015 Lux Style Awards O21 Best Film Actor Pending


In 2011 the Pakistan National Council of Arts dedicated an evening to Ayub Khoso in recognition for his contribution to the television industry in Pakistan. A play titled Main kaun hoon (who am I) was screened to showcase his work. The play was directed by Shoaib Khaliq and acted out by Khoso himself.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Latest interview with Ayub Khoso".
  2. ^ "Tribute: Ode to the PTV legend Ayub Khoso".

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