List of awards and nominations received by Waheed Murad

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Actress Deeba and Waheed Murad

Waheed Murad is considered as one of the most famous and influential actors of South Asia.[1] He is often referred to as "Chocolaty Hero" or "Chocolate Hero". He started his film career as cameo in 1959 in the film Saathi when he was 21 years old. His naughty facial gestures, bold romanticism and alluring performance style during picturisation of songs made him immensely popular.[2] One of his films is Armaan, which was produced by him, made a pivotal impact on the sub-continental film industry such that the Pakistani film industry was considered as the rising star and the film made him a superstar overnight.[3] He mesmerized Pakistani nation during 1960s and 1970s more than anyone before or after and is considered to be evergreen chocolate hero of Pakistan's silver screen history.[4] He acted in 125 feature films and earned 32 film awards.[5]

This is a list of awards, honours and recognitions of Waheed Murad.[6]

Nigar Awards[edit]

Winner

  • 1964 - Best Actor for Heera aur Pathar
  • 1966 - Best Producer for Armaan
  • 1969 - Best Actor for Andleeb
  • 1971 - Best Actor for Mastana Mahi
  • 2002 - Legend Award for Lifetime achievement[7]

Rooman Awards[edit]

Winner

  • 1965 - Best Actor for Eid Mubarak
  • 1966 - Best Actor for Armaan
  • 1966 - Best Producer for Armaan
  • 1969 - Best Actor for Andleeb
  • 1974 - Best Actor for Phool Mere Gulshan Ka

Graduate Awards[edit]

Winner

  • 1969 - Best Actor for Andleeb
  • 1971 - Best Actor for Mastana Mahi
  • 1975 - Best Actor for Jab Jab Phool Khile

Noor Jahan Awards[edit]

Winner

  • 1966 - Best Actor for Armaan
  • 1966 - Best Producer for Armaan

Mussawir Awards[edit]

Winner

  • 1975 - Best Actor for Jab Jab Phool Khile
  • 1983 - Life Time Achievement Award

Sindh Awami Awards[edit]

Winner

  • 1975 - Best Actor for Jab Jab Phool Khile
  • 1976 - Best Actor for Shabana

PIA Arts Academy Award[edit]

Winner

  • 1978 - Best Actor for Awaz
  • 1979 - Best Actor for Behen Bhai

AlFankar Awards[edit]

Winner

  • 1978 - Best Actor for Awaz
  • 1980 - Best Actor for Badnaam

Shabab Awards / Shabab Memorial Awards[edit]

Winner

  • 1967 - Best Actor for Insaniyat
  • 1985 - Best Supporting Actor for Anokha Daj

Other awards[edit]

Winner

  • 1969 - Chitrali Award: Best Actor for Andleeb
  • 1969 - Khalil Qaiser Award: Best Actor for Andleeb
  • 1969 - Curtex Award: Best Actor for Andleeb
  • 1975 - Aghaz Award: Best Actor for Jab Jab Phool Khile
  • 1978 - Chaministan International Award for Public Popularity Competition: Most Popular Film Star
  • 1979 - National Award: Best Actor for Behen Bhai
  • 1981 - Riaz Shahid Award: Best Actor for Gherao
  • 1982 - National Academy Award: Best Supporting Actor for Ahat
  • 2011 - Sitara-e-Imtiaz: Lifetime achievement award
  • 2016 - ARY Film Awards: Legend award

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://e.thenews.com.pk/newsmag/mag/detail_article.asp?magId=11&id=6634%7Ctitle=Waheed Murad's death anniversary
  2. ^ Pakistani film magazine: Waheed Murad
  3. ^ "Waheed Murad: Facts about Waheed Murad". Retrieved 4 November 2011. 
  4. ^ "About Waheed Murad". Archived from the original on 13 January 2005. Retrieved 18 November 2015. 
  5. ^ "Waheed Murad; still alive in the hearts". Samaa News. Retrieved 2 December 2015. 
  6. ^ [1] Image of Waheed's official page (now closed)
  7. ^ [2] List of Awards