Firdous Jamal

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Firdous Jamal
فردوس جمال
Born (1954-06-09) June 9, 1954 (age 64)
Peshawar, North West Frontier Province, Pakistan
(now Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan)[1]
Nationality Pakistani
Occupation Actor
Notable work Waris, Sayeeban Sheeshay ka, Man chale ka sauda, Mehboob, Pagal Ahmeq Bewakoof, Saahil, Piyari, Dhoop Deewar, Ruswaiyan[2]
Family Hamza Firdous (son)
Bilawal Firdous (son)
Pride of Performance Award Recipient
Date 1986
Country Islamic Republic of Pakistan
Presented by Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq

Firdous Jamal (Urdu: فردوس جمال‎) is a Pakistani television, theatre, stage and film actor. Beginning his career with a Hindko drama serial called Badnami Dey Toway in the mid-70s,[4] he has since then acted in at least three hundred TV plays, one hundred fifty stage plays, two hundred radio plays and fifty films. His work consists of all the languages of Pakistan.[1][2][5][6][7]


His son Hamza Firdous is an actor,[8] an "award winning web drama producer and actor in Ireland"[9] who has had critically successful roles in dramas like O Rangreza or Ghughi, while another son, Bilawal Firdous, is a model and aspiring actor, with whom he opened his own production house, Firdous Jamal Films.[10]



Television serials[edit]

Year Drama Title Channel
1979 Waris PTV
2002 Landa Bazar PTV Home
2002 Nigah PTV Home
2011 Pani Jaisa Piyar Hum TV
2012 Khalida Ki Walida PTV Home
2012 Koe Meray Dil Sy Pouchay PTV Home
2013 Dheeray Say A-Plus Entertainment
2013 Kamal-e-sabt A-Plus Entertainment
2013 Pyarey Afzal ARY Digital
2016 Khuda Aur Muhabbat Geo Tv
2017 Gustakh Ishq Urdu 1
2018 Visaal ARY Digital


  1. ^ a b Tahir, Athar. Frontier facets: Pakistan's North-West Frontier Province. p. 144. 
  2. ^ a b c "Legendary Pakistani TV Actor-Firdous Jamal". Pakistan 360 degrees. 2 December 2012. Retrieved 25 November 2015. 
  3. ^ Pride of Performance Awards (1980–1989)#1986
  4. ^ Shahina Maqbool (28 September 2011), "Prof Wadud leaves behind a legacy of unforgettable services", The News International. Retrieved 4 July 2018.
  5. ^ Ahmad, Bisma (13 March 2015). "Old but not forgotten: Top 10 Pakistani dramas to re-watch now". Dawn. Retrieved 25 November 2015. 
  6. ^ Lodhi, Adnan (13 August 2015). "Sad but true: Roohi Bano's lonely 55th birthday". The Express Tribune. Retrieved 25 November 2015. 
  7. ^ Alavi, Omair (22 November 2015). ""I refused to act in Bhaag Milkha Bhaag": Jamal Shah". TNS. Retrieved 25 November 2015. 
  8. ^ Buraq Shabbir (10 February 2018), "In conversation with Hamza Firdous", The News International. Retrieved 28 June 2018.
  9. ^ Ifrah Salman (5 March 2017), "HIP Exclusive: Hamza Firdous reveals all about himself!", hip. Retrieved 28 June 2018.
  10. ^ Sana Gilani (27 October 2016), "Firdous Jamal opens up his own production house", Daily Pakistan. Retrieved 28 June 2018.