Karachi: One of the most liked Pakistani entertainment channel, HUM, organised a press conference at Avari Tower, Karachi to announce the date and the Viewers’ Choice categories nominations for this year’s television award show, the 5th HUM Awards 2017.
The awards show is slated to take place on 29 April, in the cultural capital of Pakistan, Lahore and will have the crème de la crème of Pakistan’s entertainment landscape under one roof.
The 5th edition promises epic grandeur and will boast exhilarating performances by the heartthrobs of Pakistan’s entertainment industry. With productions like Udaari, Bin Roye, Mann Mayal, Sang-e-Marmar, Gul-e-Rana and Choti Si Zindagi to name a few in the past year, the audience will witness a tussle between the best of Pakistani dramas for the coveted HUM Award of the year.
This year, HUM Awards will include 7 Viewers’ Choice categories, divided into Best Actor Male (Popular), Best Actor Female (Popular), Best on Screen Couple (Popular), Best Drama Serial (Popular), Best Music Video, Best Music Single and Best Original Soundtrack (Popular).
Speaking on the occasion, President HUM Network Sultana Siddiqui said, “Our aim is to make every new awards ceremony better than the previous one and to continue introducing new and realistic topics in our serials, to make them interesting and relatable to our viewers and thus highlight them in our awards ceremony. We put in a lot of effort and time to present the best and we hope that viewers and media like what we are doing.”
The glittering awards ceremony is held every year to acknowledge and honour the contributions of actors, singers, writers, directors and producers associated with the channel’s plays/productions along with awards in the categories of music and fashion. The award show also includes special segments to honour all those who have played a vital role in shaping the entertainment landscape of Pakistan.
To vote for your favourite actor, actress, drama serial, on screen couple, OST, music video or singer, simply visit www.humawards.com
VIEWERS’ CHOICE NOMINATIONS
BEST ACTOR MALE POPULAR BEST ACTOR FEMALE POPULAR
Feroz Khan for Gul-e-Rana Sajal Ali for Gul-e-Rana
Meekal Zulfiqar for Sang-e-Marmar Urwa Hocane for Udaari
Humayun Saeed for Bin Roye Iqra Aziz for Choti Si Zindagi
Hamza Ali Abbasi for Mann Mayal Mahira Khan for Bin Roye
Usman Khalid Butt for Sanam Maya Ali for Mann Mayal
Ahsan Khan for Udaari Aamina Sheikh for Pakeeza
BEST ON-SCREEN COUPLE POPULAR BEST DRAMA SERIAL POPULAR
Feroz Khan and Sajal Ali for Gul-e-Rana Gul-e-Rana
Urwa Hocane and Farhan Saeed for Udaari Choti Si Zindagi
Meekal Zulfiqar and Kubra Khan for Sang-e-Marmar Sang-e-Marmar
Mahira Khan and Humayun Saeed for Bin Roye Mann Mayal
Hamza Ali Abbasi and Mayal Ali for Mann Mayal Bin Roye
Shahzad Sheikh and Iqra Aziz for Choti Si Zindagi Udaari
BEST MUSIC VIDEO BEST MUSIC SINGLE
Humza Yousaf for Koi Ruke Mujhay Qurat ul Ain Baloch for Saaiyan
Zaw Ali for Nakhun Atif Aslam for Khair Mangda
Soheb Akhter for Khair Mangda Sajjad Ali for Nakhun
Humza Yousaf for Saaiyan Shehzad Roy and Zoe Viccaji for Jind Jaan
Kamal Khan for Ho Jao Azaad Noorie for Pinjra
Saqib Khan for Jind Jaan Farhan Saeed for Koi Rukey Mujhe
BEST ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK POPULAR
Sajna Ve Sajna Ve (Udaari)
Sang-e-Marmar ka Dil (Sang-e-Marmar)
Naina Rehtay Hain Kahain (Bin Roye)
Tere Naal Mein Layan (Man Mayal)
Chali Simt e Ghaib (Deewana)
Zara Yaad Kar (Zara Yaad Kar)
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