Comedy is not merely entertainment and fun, but an art. And Ismail Shahid truly knows this!
Born to a family of Khans, in the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, in year 1955, Ismail had always been a source of pleasure and happiness for everyone. This personality has always spread smiles on everyone’s face.
Ismail Shahid is a legendary comedian of TV industry of Peshawar, Pakistan. He is, no doubt, a great talent which Peshawar is bestowed with. He is quite famous among the Pashtoon audience. Mr. Ismail has completed more than 800 plays during his acting career. And all this is not merely in one genre, but in radio, drama and stage as well. But he is most popular for his character in ‘Dwa Auo Dwa Penza (Two and two makes five)’.His other renowned comedy dramas are Aku Baku, Keerday Badmash, Gulbaria etc.
Ismail Shahid has also been granted by awards like Pride of Performance award and 400 other awards. He is, undoubtedly, a talented asset for our industry of media. Mr. Ismail has, himself, also launched and produced fifty tele films. He has produced and directed these films under his own production. Mr. Ismail is not merely a super star, but also a good director. He has a sound knowledge and keen observation about music and sound.
Discussing about the personal life of Ismail shahid, he admires to read literature, both Pashto and Urdu. He is a huge fan of Bano Qudsia, Ashfaq Ahmed, Khan Baba and Khushaal Khan Khattak. The legendary talented persons like him are certainly needed to revive cinema of Pakistani culture at the