Javed Jabbar

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Javed Jabbar (Urdu: جاوید جبار ) is a prominent Pakistani writer, advertising executive, politician, intellectual, scholar, artist, mass communications expert and former information minister.[1][2] Jabbar's roots can be traced back to Hyderabad, India.[3]

Javed Jabbar has a son named Kamal and a daughter Mehreen Jabbar who is a film producer and director.[4]

Literary work[edit]

Notable films[edit]

Jabbar has been involved as a writer, director, and/or producer of the following films:

The award-winning film 'Ramchand Pakistani' (2008) was written and produced by Javed Jabbar, directed by his daughter Mehreen Jabbar.[4][7]


  1. ^ https://tribune.com.pk/story/665010/state-of-affairs-for-javed-jabbar-pakistan-is-not-failing-it-is-ailing/, An interview with Javed Jabbar on The Express Tribune newspaper, Published 29 January 2014, Retrieved 15 March 2017
  2. ^ "Text of Javed Jabbar interviews with the BBC". Government of Sindh. Archived from the original on December 3, 2007. , Retrieved 15 March 2017
  3. ^ Karen Isaksen Leonard 2007.
  4. ^ a b c d http://www.thefridaytimes.com/tft/javed-jabbar-renaissance-man/, 'Javed Jabbar, Renaissance man', The Friday Times newspaper, Published 26 June 2015, Retrieved 15 March 2017
  5. ^ http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0247536/?ref_=nv_sr_1, Javed Jabbar's documentary film 'Moenjodaro: The City That Must Not Die' on IMDb website, Retrieved 15 March 2017
  6. ^ http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0245001/?ref_=nv_sr_1, Film 'Beyond the Last Mountain' (1976) on IMDb website, Retrieved 15 March 2017
  7. ^ a b http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1095421/?ref_=nv_sr_1, Javed Jabbar's film 'Ramchand Pakistani' (2008) on IMDb website, Retrieved 15 March 2017


External links[edit]

Javed Jabbar at the Internet Movie Database