Renowned chocolate hero and a legendary Pakistani film actor, producer and script writer Waheed Murad is being remembered today on his 30thdeath anniversary. He is considered to be one of the most famous and influential actors not just of Pakistan but of South Asia.
He is well known for his charming expressions, attractive personality, tender voice and unusual talent for acting in films. His romantic style of acting made him popular amongst the young cinema viewers of South Asia.
Waheed Murad produced eleven films under his father’s established ‘Film Art’. He was the youngest film producer in the industry at that time.
With an attractive personality Waheed Murad for almost 23 years Waheed Murad dominated the Pakistani cinema in which he performed in 123 movies.
Due to his outstanding achievements in the field of acting Waheed Murad was honored with Sitara Imtiaz and several other awards.
Waheed Murad came as a producer in the film industry but later he turned out to be a superb actor on the silver screen.
As a hero Armaan was his first mega hit which also completed its Platinum Jubilee.
He performed with almost every super hit heroine of that time including Zeba, Shamim Ara, Shabnam, Deeba, Babra Sharif, Naghma, Sangeeta and Nasho.
Waheed Murad gave several hits to the industry which includes Josh, Jag Utha Insan, Ahsaan, Doraha, Insaniat, Dil Mera Dharkan Teri, Anjuman, Mastana Mahi and Andleeb.
He died on 23 November 1983 at the age of 45.