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7 Best Pakistani Dramas Of All Time

Today we bring to you the seven best Pakistani dramas of all time, showcasing their captivating storytelling and exceptional performances. From romantic sagas like "Suno Chanda" to historical epics like "Dastaan," these dramas cater to diverse audiences. Featuring acclaimed actors like Fawad Khan and Hania Aamir, these shows have earned critical and audience acclaim.

Edited By : Entertainment Desk | Mar 13, 2024 21:39 IST
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Best Pakistani Dramas
Best Pakistani Dramas

Global audiences enjoy Pakistan’s thrilling dramas, renowned for their brilliance. These musicals offer something for everyone, ranging from romance tales to family sagas. The performers deliver such genuine performances that viewers connect with them immediately, often finding themselves binge-watching. This article highlights the seven best Pakistani dramas ever made, showcasing their superb acting and variety of storylines. With captivating narratives and outstanding casts, these dramas have earned both critical and audience acclaim, solidifying their status as timeless classics in Pakistani television history.

Suno Chanda 

Suno Chanda, a popular Pakistani drama series that premiered in 2018, revolves around Arsal and Ajiya, a betrothed couple seeking to call off their wedding arranged by their dying grandfather. The show, praised for its light-hearted humor and the chemistry between lead actors Farhan Saeed and Iqra Aziz, portrays the couple’s struggle against family expectations. Suno Chanda entertains audiences while conveying social messages about women’s roles and the importance of respecting their dreams. Widely acclaimed for its comedic tone and strong lead performances, the series is celebrated for blending entertainment with thoughtful commentary on societal norms.

Cast: Farhan Saeed, Iqra Aziz, Samina Ahmed

Where to watch – HUM TV YouTube channel 

IMDb rating – 8.8 / 10

Mere Humsafar 

Mere Humsafar, a romantic drama from Pakistan, is a touching story of love succeeding over tragedy. The narrative, which combines romance, drama, and suspense, follows Hala and Hamza as they overcome obstacles to be together. The story of enduring love and familial relationships is captivated by the mesmerizing performances of lead actors Farhan Saeed and others. The show’s deeply felt plot and well-developed characters have won accolades, despite occasional melodrama and predictability. Even though some people think Hala cries too often, fans of Pakistani TV should still watch the show because of its compelling plot and realistic image of friendship.

Cast: Farhan Saeed, Hania Aamir, Aamir Qureshi, Saba Hameed

Where to watch – ARY DIGITAL HD YouTube channel 

IMDb rating – 8.4 / 10

Tere Bin 

The Pakistani drama “Tere Bin” delves into the intricate dynamics of love, sacrifice, and destiny, with Wahaj Ali and Yumna Zaidi as the central characters. Their on-screen chemistry weaves a tale of passion and depth, marked by intense connections and tender gestures. As the story progresses, viewers witness the evolution of their relationship, navigating through life’s trials. Despite mixed reviews, praising the performances while others find it cliched, the drama trends not only in Pakistan but also across borders, indicating a large audience. Despite being an OTT (Over-the-top) drama, “Tere Bin” breaks stereotypes and establishes itself as a nuanced portrayal of relationships.

Cast: Wahaj Ali, Yumna Zaidi, Sohail Sameer, Sabeena Farooq

Where to watch – HAR PAL GEO YouTube channel 

IMDb rating – 7.6 / 10

Mujhe pyaar hua tha

“Mujhe Pyaar Hua Tha” is a Pakistani drama series that explores themes of love, trust, and betrayal through the lives of its main characters Saad, Maheer, and Areeb. The storyline centers on Saad, who harbors unexpressed feelings for his cousin Maheer, leading to significant life changes as he grapples with confessing his love. Despite receiving mixed to negative reviews, the drama is praised for Wahaj Ali’s exceptional portrayal of Saad. The series concludes with a happy ending for Maheer and Saad, blending emotional moments with family dynamics. The captivating chemistry between Saad and Maheer makes “Mujhe Pyaar Hua Tha” a must-watch for fans of Pakistani dramas seeking a heartfelt and engaging storyline.

Cast: Hania Aamir, Wahaj Ali, Zaviyar Nauman Ijaz

Where to watch – ARY Digital HD YouTube channel 

IMDb rating – 6.5 / 10


The Pakistani historical drama TV series “Dastaan” portrays the 1947 Partition of India and Pakistan, focusing on the experiences of two families during and after this significant event. Highly acclaimed for its powerful script, brilliant acting, and realistic portrayal of the tragedies caused by the partition, the show highlights themes of sacrifice, patriotism, and the impact of historical events on individuals. Sanam Baloch and Fawad Khan deliver highly praised performances, bringing depth and emotion to their respective characters. Described as a must-watch for lovers of historical fiction and romance, “Dastaan” offers a poignant depiction of the struggles faced during the partition.

Cast: Fawad Khan, Sanam Baloch

Where to watch – Hum TV Youtube Channel

IMDb rating – 8.8 / 10

Zindagi Gulzar Hai

Zindagi Gulzar Hai, a Pakistani television series first aired on Hum TV, is based on Umera Ahmad’s novel of the same name, with Ahmad also penning the screenplay. Momina Duraid produced the series under the banner Moomal Productions. The plot centers on two individuals, Kashaf Murtaza and Zaroon Junaid, navigating different backgrounds and societal challenges. Known for its strong female lead, the show has garnered popularity in Pakistan, India, and Bangladesh, often hailed as one of Pakistan’s finest dramas. Its acclaim stems from its unique concept, compelling narrative, and innovative direction.

Cast: Fawad Khan, Sanam Saeed, Sheheryar Munawar

Where to watch – Hum TV Youtube Channel

IMDb rating – 8.9 / 10

Khuda Aur Mohabbat

The Pakistani spiritual-romantic drama series “Khuda Aur Mohabbat,” which aired on Geo Entertainment, features a love story between two star-crossed lovers, Hammad and Imaan, in its first season. Based on a novel by Hashim Nadeem, the series has three seasons, with the third season starring Feroze Khan and Iqra Aziz. Season 3 follows the story of Farhad and Mahi, highlighting themes of love and spirituality set against the backdrop of Sufi shrines. The series received high viewership ratings and critical acclaim for the performances of the lead actors but faced some criticism for its storyline.

Cast: Imran Abbas, Sadia Khan

Where to watch – HAR PAL GEO Youtube Channel

IMDb rating – 8.7 / 10

In conclusion, these timeless classics continue to enthral audiences worldwide with their rich narratives and stellar performances, solidifying their place as the best Pakistani dramas of all time.

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First published on: Mar 13, 2024 09:39 PM IST

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