Ismail Tara

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Ismail Tara
Born Ismail Tara
16 November 1949 (Age 63)
Nationality Pakistani
Occupation Actor, Comedian
Known for Fifty Fifty

Ismail Tara (Urdu: اسماعیل تارا‎) is a Pakistani actor and comedian.[1] He has worked in many stage plays, television and Lollywood films. He is five times Nigar Awards winner for best comedian in Haathi Mere Saathi, Aakhri Mujra, Munda Bigra Jaye, Chief Sahib and Deewarein. He is well known for his best work in Fifty Fifty aired on PTV.[2]


Tara is working in the film and television industry from 1980s.[3] He also has worked in stage plays and dramas.[4] He wrote some scripts of the show Fifty Fifty along with Majid Jehangir.[5]


Year Movie Role
1993 Haathi Mere Saathi
1994 Aakhri Mujra
1995 Munda Bigra Jaye
1996 Chief Sahib
1997 Hum Kisi Se Kum Nahin
1997 Jan Jan Pakistan
1997 Raju
1998 Deewarein
1998 Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa
1999 Mujhe Jeene Do
2000 Mujhe Chand Chahiye
2002 Yeh Dil Aap Ka Huwa
2008 Khulay Aasman Ke Neechay
2013 Main Hoon Shahid Afridi Malick Khalid
2015 Jawani Phir Nahi Ani
2015 Halla Gulla
2016 Sawal 700 Crore Dollar Ka[6]
2017 Jackpot Mr.China


Stage plays[edit]

  • Soney Ki Chirya

Awards and nominations[edit]


  1. ^ "Biography of Ismail Tara". Retrieved March 4, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Majid Jehangir-Ismail Tara: damp squib". March 20, 2012. Retrieved March 4, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Popular Comedian of Pakistan - Ismail Tara". Retrieved March 5, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Profile: Ismail Tara". Retrieved March 4, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Ismail Tara and Majid Jehangir took over the writing duties of ‘Fifty-Fifty'". April 23, 2011. Retrieved March 4, 2013. 
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