Lux Style Awards 2018: And the nominations are...

KARACHI: The Lux Style Awards (LSA) just released their nominations for eighteen entertainment categories, stated a press release.

The nominees for categories in film, music and television are listed below. Twelve of these will be open for viewer’s choice voting. Voting for the 10 fashion categories is still to be announced. All nominations were shortlisted to five per category.

The annual LSA for excellence in fashion, film, music and television will be held next month and can be seen on national television.

 – FILM –

Best Film

Balu Mahi 

Chupan Chupai

Na Maloom Afraad 2

Punjab Nahi Jaungi


Best Actor

Ahsan Khan in Chupan Chupai

Fahad Mustafa in Na Maloom Afraad 2

Humayun Saeed in Punjab Nahi Jaungi

Mohsin Abbas Haider in Na Maloom Afraad 2

Osman Khalid Butt in Balu Mahi

Best Actress

Ainy Jaffri in Balu Mahi

Mahira Khan in Verna

Mahvish Hayat in Punjab Nahi Jaungi

Uzma Hasan in Arth 2

Neelum Muneer in Chupan Chupai

Best Film Director

Haisaam Hussain for Balu Mahi

Mohsin Ali for Chupan Chupai

Nabeel Qureshi for Na Maloom Afraad 2

Nadeem Baig for Punjab Nahi Jaungi

Shoaib Mansoor for Verna

Best Supporting Actor

Ali Rizvi in Chupan Chupai

Faizan Khawaja in Chupan Chupai

Sohail Ahmed in Punjab Nahi Jaungi

Javed Sheikh in Na Maloom Afraad 2

Gohar Rasheed in Rangreza

Best Supporting Actress

Durdana Butt in Balu Mahi

Humaima Malik in Arth 2

Sadaf Kanwal in Balu Mahi

Urwa Hocane in Punjab Nahi Jaungi

Zhalay Sarhadi in Chalay Thay Saath

Best Singer (Male) – Film

Adnan Dhool for Sadqa from Chupan Chupai

Haroon Shahid for Sambhal Sambhal from Verna

Mohsin Abbas Haider for Heeray from Na Maloom Afraad 2

Rahat Fateh Ali Khan for Sawaar De from Arth 2

Sahir Ali Bagga from Murshid Jee of Arth 2

Best Singer (Female) – Film

Aima Baig for Kaif O Suroor from Na Maloom Afraad 2

Aima Baig for Sadqa from Chupan Chupai

Jonita Ghandi for Baqiya from Rangreza

Nirmal Roy for Raunaq-e-Aashiqui from Punjab Nahi Jaungi

Sana Zulfiqar for Aadat from Arth 2


Album of the Year

36 by Sikander ka Mandar

600 Saal by E Sharp

Elhaam by Sounds of Kolachi

Fanoos by Zohaib Kazi

Wajd by Hadiqa Kiani

Singer of the Year

Abid Brohi for The Sibbi Song from Patari

Ali Azmat and Qurat ul Ain Baloch for Chal Diye from Cornetto Pop Rock

Ali Hamza, Ali Sethi and Waqar Ehsan for Tinak Dhin from Coke Studio

Lyari Underground for Players of Lyari from Patari

Riaz Qadri and Zohaib Kazi for Takht Hazar from Fanoos

Best Music Video Director

Qamar Anwer for Kasani

Raza Shah for The Sibbi Song

Sana Jaffri for Madam

Taimoor Salahuddin for Chan Kithan

Waleed Ahmed for Super Cat

Best Emerging Talent

Abdullah Siddiqui for Fiction

Badnam for Khwaja ke Diwani

Kashmir for Kaghaz ka Jahaz

Keeray Makoray for Island in the City

Roots for Pagal sa

– TV –

Best TV Play

Alif Allah Aur Insan


O Rungreza


Sang E Mar Mar

Best TV Actor

Adnan Siddiqui in Sammi

Ahad Raza Mir in Yakeen ka Safar

Imran Abbas in Khuda Aur Mohabbat

Mohin Abbas in Muqabil

Noman Ijaz in Pinjari

Best TV Actress

Bushra Ansari in Seeta Bagri

Kubra Khan in Muqabil

Saba Qamar in Baaghi

Sajjal Ali in Yakeen Ka Safar

Sajjal Ali in O Rungreza

Best TV Director

Ahsan Talish for Alif Allah Aur Insan

Farooq Rind for Baaghi

Kashif Nisar for O Rungreza

Saifee Hassan for Sammi

Saifee Hassan for Sang E Mar Mar

Best TV Writer

Mustafa Afridi for Sang E Mar Mar

Noor ul Huda Shah for Sammi

Qaisara Hayat for Alif Allah aur Insan

Saji Gul for O Rungreza

Zafar Mairaj for Muqabil

Adnan Dhool and Sana Zulfiqar for Bay Khudi

Ali Azmat for Rasm e Dunya

Jimmy Khan for Tumharay Hain

Nabeel Shaukat for Woh ek Pal

Richi Robinson for Shayad

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