Faisal Qureshi (television personality)

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Faisal Qureshi
Native name فیصل قریشی
Born Faisal Qureshi
17 September[1]
Hyderabad, Sindh, Pakistan
Nationality Pakistani
Alma mater National College of Arts
Occupation Television actor, director, producer, screenwriter, humorist
Years active 1995–present
Known for Directing Television sitcoms, commercials and Music videos
Notable work Teen Bata Teen, Ultaa Seedha, Uski Suno Awaz
Children 3
Relatives Imran Qureshi (brother)

Faisal Qureshi is a Pakistani television personality, actor, director, writer, producer and humorist.[1] He is known for directing or writing comedy dramas, sitcoms, commercials and music videos.[2][3]

Life and career[edit]

Faisal Qureshi was born in Hyderabad, Sindh. His father was principal of Government City College, Hyderabad. Faisal attended early schooling in Lahore and graduated in graphic designing from National College of Arts.[1][4] He started his career as a play writer with his brother Imran Qureshi. Faisal wrote and acted in various plays and then became VJ by hosting a show Video Junction which was previously hosted by Hadiqa Kiani in 1995.[5] He gained popularity by producing the sitcom Teen Bata Teen which was aired on PTV Home in 1990s. Faisal then directed many comedy-dramas and sitcoms including Ulta Seedha and Uski Suno Awaz which were aired on GEO Entertainment. He has also directed television commercials and music videos.[6][7]

Films[edit]

Television[edit]

No. Program Role Channel
1. Kollege Jeans (2000) Faisal Qureshi PTV
2. Teen Bata Teen Shafu
3. Ulta Seedha producer and director Geo Entertainment
4. Uski Suno Awaz

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "کامیڈی کرنا ایک بہت ہی سنجیدہ کام ہے٬ فیصل قریشی". hamariweb.com. Retrieved 22 September 2016. 
  2. ^ "Popular Pakistani TV Anchor Person Faisal Qureshi". Pakistan 360 Degrees. Retrieved 18 October 2015. 
  3. ^ "Pakistani Celebrities and the Trendy Wayfarers!". Rivewit.pk. Retrieved 18 October 2015. 
  4. ^ "Faisal Qureshi". Urdu Wire. Archived from the original on 11 December 2015. Retrieved 18 October 2015. 
  5. ^ Nadeem F. Parach (16 March 2014). "Street dancing years: The golden age of Pakistani pop music". DAWN. Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  6. ^ "Faisal Qureshi (TV dir) – profile, interview & picture". Fourm Pakistan. Retrieved 18 October 2015. 
  7. ^ "Faisal Qureshi's Interview A Famous Comedian & Actor". Hamari Web. Retrieved 18 October 2015. 

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