Ajab Gul

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Ajab Gul
Born15 April 1964 (1964-04-15) (age 55)[1]
Peshawar Pakistan
NationalityPakistani
Alma materArmy Public School Peshawar
OccupationActor, film director, producer, music director
Years active1984–present

Ajab Gul (Pashto: عجب گل) is a Pakistani actor turned film director, producer and music director who has mostly worked in Pashto films. As well as working in Pakistani cinema he has worked in television and theater.[2]

Career[edit]

Ajab Gul has starred in commercial films such as Yaar Baash, Sharabi, Kyun Tum Say Itna Pyar Hai as well as critical performance films such as Dukhtar, he has also starred in a string of successful television serials like "Fareb", "Girift", "Piyas", "Sooraj Kay Sath Sath", "Musafatain", "Pathar", "Ghulam Gardish", "Tawan", "Chashman", "Dastar", "Sheharzaad". His theatrical play "Janam Janam ki Maile Chadar" has set a record in South East Asia for its non-stop 1680 shows, his directorial debut was the film Khoey Ho Tum Kahan (KHTK), which had a decent theatrical run upon its release in 2001. Among the high points of the film was its phenomenal soundtrack composed by Zain and some stunning cinematography. The success of this film was so huge that the Indian film industry released a similar movie Humraaz in 2002. Gul made his comeback with his blockbuster Kyun Tum Say Itna Pyar Hai, his follow up to KHTK.

Filmography[edit]

Actor
Year Film Language
1988 Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak Urdu
1990 Jangloos Urdu
1990 Zehrelay Urdu/Punjabi
1991 Sar Kata Insan Urdu
1992 Chattan Urdu/ Punjabi
1995 Ajab Khan Urdu
1995 Talismi Jazira Urdu
1996 Charsa karke bharey Pashto
1996 Ajab Khan Pashto
1999 Chaskedar Pashto
1999 Qismat Urdu
1999 Sarey Stergey Pashto
2001 Khoey Ho Tum Kahan Urdu
2005 Kyun Tum Say Itna Pyar Hai Urdu
2006 Zanzeer Pashto
2006 Sabar Sha Zargiya Pashto
2006 Yaar Baash Pashto
2007 Akhir Zra Day Kana Pashto
2007 Dunya Mey Sta Sanama Pashto
2007 Godfather Urdu
2008 Sharabi Pashto
2008 I Love You Pashto
2008 Sharif Badmash Pashto
2008 Pekhawer Kho Pekhawer Day Kana Pashto
2009 Gul Soray Soray Karm Pashto
2009 Zakham Pashto
2010 Jaal Pashto
2011 Sholay Pashto
2012 Intaqaam Pashto
2013 Qurbani Pashto
2013 Ghairat Pashto
2014 Naseebo Punjabi
2014 Da Badmashno Badmash Pashto
2014 Dukhtar Pashto/Urdu
2015 Iqrar Pashto
2016 Janaan Pashto/Urdu
2016 Salute Pashto/Urdu
2017 Zakhmona Pashto
2017 Lambey Pashto
2017 Juram Ao Saza Pashto
2018 Zidi ao Badmash Pashto
2018 Zandaan Pashto
2018 Da Gandageero Gandageer Pashto
2018 Da Badamalo Badamala Pashto
2019 Di Ta Badmashi Wai Pashto
2019 Badmashano Sara Ma Chera Pashto

Director[edit]

Year Film Acted Notes
2001 Khoey Ho Tum Kahan Yes Directorial Debut
2005 Kyun Tum Say Itna Pyar Hai Yes Writer and Music Director
2010 Jaal Yes
2012 Intaqaam Yes

Television[edit]

Dramas
Maan Chale Ka Soda
Fareb
Girift
Pyaar
Soorag Kay Sath Sath
Musafatien
Pathar
Ghulam Gardish
Tawan
Chashman
Dastar
Sheharzaad

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ajab Gul". Retrieved 31 October 2017.
  2. ^ "Pushto film industry has become stagnant: Ajab". The Nation. 5 July 2016. Retrieved 31 October 2017.

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