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Recap 2021: Pakistani Television Dramas That Were Loved By Audience In 2021

Here is a list of Pakistani TV dramas that entertained the audience in the year 2021. Check out which of your favorite drama operas made it to the list. From spiritual journeys to family dramas, Pakistani television dramas have a lot to offer the audience. In the year 2021, dramas like Khuda Aur Mohabbat Season -3 made it to the list of most-watched shows. Here’s a look at the 10 best Pakistani TV shows of 2021.

Best Pakistani television serials 2021


Fitoor was one of the magnificent projects directed by Siraj-ul-Haq and produced by Abdullah Kadwani and Asad Qureshi released on 14th January of 2021. Faysal Qureshi, Hiba Bukhari, Wahaj Ali, and Kiran Haq played leading roles in this drama. Faysal Qureshi and Hiba Bukhari emerged as a cordial couple with an age difference. Hiba Bukhari played the role of a simple innocent girl of a middle-class family and her friend’s brother likes and wanted to get married to her but the status difference became a big hurdle between both families. While Wahaj Ali beguiled the viewers with his emotional acting. On the other hand, Faysal Qureshi has a huge business empire, always remains in the memories of his past with Kiran Haq. Kiran Haq rejected him due to his low status but when he became a business tycoon then she wanted to get him back. So in this story, there is a fight between two women for a man and a fight between two men for a woman. That altercation made this story more interesting. The more beauty in drama was added up by its OST sang by Shani Arshad and Aima Baig. The music behind every emotional scene has tremendously nailed it.

Pehli Si Mohabbat

Pehli Si Mohabbat is one of the best love stories telecasted on ARY television with the emergence of this year. The drama is directed by Anjum Shehzad, written by Faiza Ifthikhar, and produced by Abdullah Seja and IDream Entertainment. Maya Ali, Sheheryar Munawar, Hassan Sheheryar Yasin (HSY), and Nausheen Shah appeared as leading characters in the story. Maya Ali and Sheheryar Munawar appeared in this drama after working on the big screen ‘Parey Hut Love’ in a movie. They were trending as an on-screen couple. In the story of Pehli Si Mohabbat, they have shown tremendous chemistry with a full expression of feelings for each other. Sheheryar Munawar as Aslam played an appealing role who falls in love with a girl in neighbor. This story reveals the truth of a society that’s how the lovebirds have to face the restrictions and hurdles by the people and even by the family members. HSY played a role of an elder brother of Sheheryar who had been brought up in a strict manner and adopted a religious school of thought that’s why he dealt with his siblings in the toughest way. He left no choice for his siblings to get married with their own choice. This story is a mixture of romance, hardships, and social norms. This combination had made this drama more and more interesting and became the hit story of ARY.

Khuda Aur Mohabbat – Season 3

A spectacular performance is shown by the leading cast Feroze Khan, Iqra Aziz, and Junaid Khan in Khuda Aur Mohabbat – Season 3 . Which was released on 12th February of this year. This was another enthralling project of Abdullah Kadwani and Asad Qureshi, telecasted on Geo television. The viewers must held spellbound by the performance of Feroz Khan. In this story, Iqra Aziz belonged to a family of feudal lords having a typical patriarchy structure with male dominance and strict rules and regulations for women. Feroze Khan appeared as an ordinary man, belonged to a poor family. Both came into contact with each other at Iqra Aziz’s friend’s wedding. And they have feelings for each other and then Feroz Khan’s life changed completely. A complete Journey has been shown by Feroze Khan from Mundane love to divine love. A spiritual factor in this drama was beauty of this drama.

Chupke Chupke

Chupke Chupke was one of the most entertaining drama in Ramadan of this year, released on 14th April. Osama Khalid Butt, Ayeza Khan, Mira Sethi, Ayman Saleem, and Ali Safina appeared as the leading cast of this drama. It was Momina Duraid’s production and was directed by Danish Nawaz. The comic timing, expression, and acting of every actor in this drama were amazing. The mischievous character performed by Ayeza Khan has stolen the heart of people. Chupke Chupke was a full pack of entertainment with fun. This story was a source of entertainment for every age group people. The story was about Nawab Family. Nawab Shahab has two wives. He treated them equally but couldn’t maintain a peaceful environment between the two families. At last, The children of two stepfamilies get in relation and get married, and a peaceful happy ending happened. This was the reason that this drama brought massive success for the Hum tv.


Parizaad is one of the best drama on Hum tv. This drama was released on 20th July of this year. Parizaad’s story is based on Hashim Nadeem’s Novel. This mega project was also a Momina Duraid’s production. Ahmed Ali Akbar, Ushna Shah, Saboor Ali, and Noman Ijaz were the cast of Parizaad. The story is based on the concept of “Never judge a book by its cover”. Ahmed Ali Akbar’s dazzling performance made this drama successful. He is a man with ordinary features but a golden heart who showed a highly optimistic approach towards the well-being of the people without caring about himself. Parizaad character steals the heart of every viewer with his truth and fairness. His appearance and financial status always became a big hurdle in his way of success. Many social issues were also there in this drama and Parizaad had the power to influence many people around him. Parizaad always felt rejection in every step of life, just because of his appearance but every experience made him more humble and he never let his sense of morality down. This show explored how the lower middle class faces societal problems.


Raqs-e-Bismil is the true love story that went on air on Hum tv this year. The story is based on sacrifices in chasing true love. A religious glimpse in this drama made it more captivating. Sarah Khan and Imran Ashraf played leading roles in this drama. The story was written by Hashim Nadeem and directed by Wahaj Rauf. This was a soulful story with a beautiful ending, melted hearts of people. Imran Ashraf played the role of Moosa. Imran Ashraf is famous for his unique style of acting. Moosa’s character will be recalled as another feather in the cap of Imran Ashraf. He always appeared on screen with a genuine feel. Sarah Khan played Zohra’s character. Both Moosa and Zohra made a dazzling onscreen couple. The story’s end was well executed. It was a happy ending that cheered so many hearts because Zohra got married to Moosa.


This drama has been recently telecasting on hum Tv this year. Another beautiful production of Momina Duraid. The story was written by Sarwat Nazir and directed by Danish Nawaz. Bilal Abbas Khan, Noman Ijaz, Usama Khan, Nabeel Zuberi, Hadiqa Kiani emerged as the leading cast of this drama. Although the singer Hadiqa Kiani comes in acting rarely but in this drama, she nailed her character by her glamorous performance. Hadiqa Kiani played the role of Mehru who considered herself a child marriage case, whose childhood was destroyed by her early marriage with an old man. Mehru appeared as a widow in the first scene of the drama, But instead of mourning about his husband’s death she kept on thinking about her childhood wishes and wants to move forward to enjoy her life once again which will be free of restrictions, but she has to face societal pressure. Bilal Abbas Khan appeared as a neglected guy of a broken family. Bilal Abbas as Mahir is jobless and careless. The story is getting more interesting in coming episodes because viewers must be curious to know about the chemistry between Mahir and Mehru.


Ishq-e-Laa is becoming one of the best and successful drama of this drowning year. This drama went on air on 21st October this year. The Story is written by Qaisera Hayat and directed by Amin Iqbal. This is also one of the unique project of Momina Duraid’s production which will always earn success as always. Azaan Sami Khan, Sajal Aly, Adnan Samad Khan, and Yumna Zaidi are playing as leading cast of this story. The most interesting thing about this drama is Azaan Sami Khan’s first serial. Azaan Sami Khan is a well-known singer of Pakistan and music composer. He is the son of Famous actor Zaiba Bukhtiyar. Sajal Aly and Azaan Sami Khan have shown unconventional chemistry in this drama. But the class difference will not be a reason for the differences between them. There must be clashes related to their personalities and aims and objectives because both have appeared with strong personalities with focused dimensions and no one wants to sacrifice his career for the sake of others. So this is quite an atypical story that reveals the rare but serious issues of society.


This drama went on air on 11th October this year and became a hit story on Hum tv. The story is written by Nadia Ahmad and directed by Muhammad Adeel Siddiqui. Ali Safina, Momina Iqbal, Noor Hassan Rizvi, and Rubab Hashim play leading roles in this drama. Noor–ul-Hassan has nailed it by his emotional and feelingful dialogues. Sila-e-Mohabbat is an exceptional love story full of hurdles and sacrifices. Rubab Hashim is playing the character of Rania belongs to a respected family. She takes coaching classes from Noor ul Hassan as Tabraiz. Tabraiz likes him and gets married to her. Then Tabraiz’s brother came into the story and change the story entirely. The drama is getting more and more exciting with every episode. Rania is making her position in the family of Tabraiz even in the hardest situation. Tabraiz is very caring towards Rania but compelled due to his family. He kept on trying to help Rania. Momina Iqbal also giving her best to make this serial successful.

Hum Kahan Ke Sachay Thay

The wonderful and incredible story by Umera Ahmad went on air on Hum tv in the mid of this year. The director of this drama is Farooq Rind and produced by Naina Kashif. Mahira Khan, Kubra Khan, and Usman Mukhtar are the leading cast of this drama. Hum Kahan Ke Sachay Thay is a quite different story and it should be different because of Umera Ahmad’s story. This story reveals the worst side of family disputes and the effects of a broken family. Mahira Khan has fulfill the purpose of Mehreen’s character by her alluring acting skills. She always appeared on screen in a simple and graceful way that makes her distinct from other actors. Mahira Khan’s journey started from ‘Humsafar’ till ‘ Hum Kahan Ke Sachay Thay’ stepping her up towards more success. The story revolves around a cousin’s trio. Mehreen, Mashal, and Aswad are cousins and have complex relations with each other. Mehreen is a troubled and ignored girl due to her past and having worst memories along with her all the time. Kubra Khan as Mashal playing the role of vivacious and proudly girl. She wants to get everything she likes. Mashal can cross every limit to show the hate for Mahreen and she did this. Aswad is a sensible and handsome guy but has been trapped between the egos of two girls. He actually never wants bad for anyone. Curiosity is increasing with every episode and getting more interesting.


Phaans drama was a practical based story. The story was written by Samina Ijaz and it was Momina Duraid’s production. This drama was released in the February of this month. Zara Noor Abbas, Sami Khan, and Shehzad Sheikh played a leading role in it. Zara Noor Abbas played the role of a victim of sexual abuse. She accused a man who is mentally ill. No one believes her. Shehzad Sheikh played the role of a mentally disabled person. Zara Noor Abbas as Zeba has appeared as a brave lady who wanted to seek justice at any cost. She had to face much social pressure but she kept on standing for the fight for her right and justice. This story throws light on the highly sensitive issue of the criminal culture in which the victim is compelled to bear everything silently. This drama can play a vital role in the mindset of many people to raise voices again crime and injustice. Such stories must also be encouraged for the well-being of society. It was a well-concluded story and made a high rating on Hum tv.

After reading this article, you will not forget to tell us what is your drama and which drama you are following with great interest, then we will wait to read your interesting comments. And if there is anything left for us to write an article, you can also share your feedback with us. Thanks!

Kinza Javed
Kinza Javed
Hello Kinza Javed! I love writing and have a master's degree in Mass Communication. I write news and also enjoy writing stories in my free time.


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