KARACHI: 23, NOVEMBER, 2021: Remembering Pakistani renowned actor Waheed Murad, also known as Chocolate Hero on his 38th death anniversary today (Tuesday).
He was born on October 2, 1938, Murad migrated to Karachi, a Pakistani film actor, producer and script writer.
He graduated from the S.M. Arts College Karachi, and then earned a masters degree in English literature from University of Karachi.
Murad began his film career in 1959 in the film Saathi when he was 21 years old. One of his films, Armaan, which was produced by him, was a great success.
He played roles in 125 feature films and was awarded 32 film awards.
Waheed Murad was awarded the Sitara-e-Imtiaz for distinguished contributions in the fields of literature and arts, 27 years after his death‚ in Nov 2010.
He died on November 23‚ 1983 in Karachi at 45 years of age. (04)