KARACHI: As the curtain fell on the yearly honor function held Wednesday night here at the Expo Center, the sixteenth release of Lux Style Awards will be recognized as a night of numerous firsts and additionally startling shocks.
Regularly named the ‘Pakistani Oscars’, the Lux Style Awards are the most seasoned, most unmistakable, and the most discussed honor appear since their origin in 2002.
Including right around 30 classifications of film, mold, music, and TV, the occasion – usually known as the LSAs – denoted the presentation of design’s quite appreciated star and entertainer Hasan Yasin Shehryar (HSY) as a honor indicate executive. Universally prestigious singing sensation Atif Aslam likewise made that big appearance surprisingly as a host.
The front column was lined of industry legends, for example, Nadeem Baig and Usman Peerzada, nearby other experienced on-screen characters like Faisal Qureshi and Mikaal Zulfiqaar. They valued the LSA’s significance as the country’s debut grant demonstrate that has perceived neighborhood ability reliably throughout the years.
A victor of five LSAs and different others, including a Pride of Performance, prepared performer Noman Ejaz was additionally in participation. Notwithstanding, he is not a major aficionado of such functions and said he is in the gathering of people to bolster HSY’s endeavors.
Atif commenced the occasion with his energy stuffed execution, which was trailed by one of LSA 2017’s greatest amazements: the arrival of yesteryear’s silver screen ruler Reema to the spotlight. Having avoided augmented appearances since her marriage, the shocking symbol made an otherworldly rebound, imparting the phase to one of the newcomers – Mawra Hocane.
VJ-turned-performing artist Mahira Khan, who as of late made her Bollywood make a big appearance with film Raees, rapped in front of an audience in an apparently uneven rap fight with on-screen character Osman Khalid Butt and left the crowd hypnotized.
source: The Express Tribune
Who won, who lost?
Performer In Law packed away the year’s best on-screen character, best executive, and best picture grants.
Mahira, then again, got the best performer LSA for her lead execution in Ho Man Jahaan.
The highly cherished vocalist Tina Sani and superstar beautician Tariq Amin were beneficiaries of the Lifetime Achievement and Unilever Chairperson grants, individually. Being compensated for his decades-long commitment to the design business, Amin was respected to be the most youthful and first male honor beneficiary and valued the acknowledgment.
Two new Lux girl were additionally uncovered amid the night.
After Ali Zafar performed with his Teefa in a bad position costar Maya Ali, Atif Aslam’s befitting tribute to the late Junaid Jamshed as the end demonstration was one of the principle highlights of sixteenth Lux Style Awards.
An early night
With a greater and significantly more outwardly noteworthy stage, the honor service, which had begun following 11 PM a year ago, incredibly wrapped up by midnight, denoting another phenomenal highlight of the LSA 2017.
Fariyha Subhani, Unilever Pakistan’s Marketing Director, depicted LSA 2017 as one with some “first-evers” in the fifteen-year history of the LSAs.