Qazi Wajid (Artist)

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Qazi Wajid was one of the famous and talented actors in Pakistani showbiz, he had acted in lots of movies and drama serials. Qazi Wajid was famous for his acting in Khuda ki Basti, Hawwa Ki Beti and lots of other drama serials. Qazi was known for his unique style of acting because he had played lots of different roles in so many movies and serials.[1] Qazi Wajid talented actor 
  • Personal
  • Name:

    Qazi Wajid

  • In Urdu:

    قاضی واجد

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  • Famous As:


  • Nationality:


  • Residence:

    Lahore, Pakistan

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  • Height:

    5 ft 6 inches

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  • Awards :

    Pride of Performance Award

  • Born
  • Date:

    May 26, 1930

  • Place:

    Gwalior, India

  • Family
  • Children:

    Fazila Kaiser

  • Died
  • Date:

    11th Feb 2018

  • Cause of Death:

    Sugar and Bp

  • Career
  • Started Career:

    In 1956

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  • Other Works:

    In the radio industry of Pakistan

  • Notable works:

    Hawwa Ki Beti, pagal, Tanhaiyaan, Pal Do Pal & Kiran Kahani

Qazi Wajid biography

Qazi Wajid was a very famous Pakistani actor. His fame was completely justified as well, as he has served in the Pakistani show business industry for the past 48 years. Qazi initially began as a radio presenter for Radio Pakistan, but after a stint of 25 years, he retired and started acting full time.His contributions were highly applauded by many, and he received the Pride of Performance Award in 1988. He has acted in several popular dramas, such as Khuda Ki Basti and Hawwa Ki Beti. He started in 1956 and has since then made a huge name for himself. He is still very popular in drama serials today, and works as a cross-country artist, often in the USA.[2] Mini Bio -  Mini Bio 

Early Career

Qazi Wajid with old friends
Qazi Wajid with old friends
Pakistan Media Industry should be thankful to Radio for giving it such talented actor as Qazi Wajid. A superbly versatile actor. Qazi Wajid started his career in 1965, from a children's’ Programme in Radio. He states Radio his first love. Qazi Wajid has dedicated 47 years of his life to Pakistani Media. Be is Radio, Stage, Theatre, Drama or Film. He has proved his character in every genre. Qazi Wajid is a versatile actor. From the sweet loving Father in Tanhaiyan to  selfish greedy father in Hawwa ki Beti, Qazi Wajid  has tried his best to bring the character to life.[3] Early Career -  Early Career 

Working in PTV

An old photo of Qazi Wajid
An old photo of Qazi Wajid
Qazi Wajid began working in PTV from 1967 and had acted in more than 100 plays. Dramas like Khuda ki Basti , Tanhaiyan , Dhoop Kinaray made Qazi Wajid a Real star and  his acting stole the hearts of millions of people. He was also awarded Pride of Performance for  Hawwa Ki Beti in 1988. And  Best Actor award in the 12th PTV Awards.[4] Working in PTV 

As a Human Being

Qazi Wajid in (Mazakraat) comedy show
Qazi Wajid in (Mazakraat) comedy show
As a human being, Qazi Wajid is extremely humble and decent. He is very down to earth and a sophisticated person. Qazi Wajid is a great supporter of bringing creative talent in the industry. He encourages the fresh actors and advises them to learn from the old actors, which, he consider as the beacon of knowledge. Nowadays, he travels around the world for doing cross country theatres. He has a passion for collecting antique furniture. He has  one married daughter and is a grandfather of a cute little granddaughter.[5] As a Human Being 


Qazi Wajid's personal picture
Qazi Wajid's personal picture
  • Tanha Tanha Taleem-e-Balighan
  • Doraha
  • Dhoop Kinare
  • Meray Sanwariya Ka Naam
  • Aangan Terha
  • Sotayli
  • Mehndi
  • Bechain
  • Shezori
  • Yeh Kaisi Mohabbat Hai
  • Bebak
  • Woh Rishtey Woh Naatay
  • Khala Khairan
  • Sada Suhagan
  • Tumhain Kuch Yaad Hai Jana
  • Hum Se Juda Na Hona
  • Operation Dwarka 1965
  • Parchaiyan Yeh Kaisi Mohabbat Hai
  • Kinara Mil Gaya Hota
  • Shama
  • Ankahi
  • Kasak
  • Perfume Chowk
  • Tanhaiyaan
  • Hawaain
  • Mirza Ghalib Bunder Road Par [6] Filmography -  Filmography 

Qazi Wajid Death

Renowned television and radio artist Qazi Wajid passed away here on Sunday 11th Feb 2018. Sources said the 87-year-old veteran actor was admitted to a hospital on Saturday after his health deteriorated.  Wajid remained a popular face on TV, after joining the industry following his 25-year-stint in Radio Pakistan, where he launched his career.  Sheikh informed that two weeks ago he had gone to Riyadh for a show and then performed the Umrah.  Actor and director Javed Sheikh expressed grief at Qazi’s death. Talking to Geo News, Sheikh said people like him are rare in the entertainment industry. “It is a big loss for the industry,” he said, adding that the two worked together on several projects. [7] Death Death


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