Lux style awards

The Awards office of the LUX Style Awards released nominations in eighteen Entertainment categories on Friday.

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 nominee process was overseen by audit company PriceWaterhouseCooper.

Voting for the Viewer’s Choice categories will be on:

The annual LUX Style Awards for excellence in Fashion, Film, Music, and Television will be held next month and can be seen on national television.

Entertainment Nominees for the 17th Lux Style Awards 2018


Best Film

Balu Mahi
Chupan Chupai
Na Maloom Afrad 2
Punjab Nahi Jaungi

Best Actor

Ahsan Khan in Chupan Chupai
Fahad Mustafa in Na Maloom Afrad 2
Humayun Saeed in Punjab Nahi Jaungi
Mohsin Abbas in Na Maloom Afrad 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 Afrad 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 Afrad 2
Gohar Rasheed in Rangreeza

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 Haider Abbas for Heeray from Na Maloom Afrad 2
Rahat Fateh Ali Khan from Sawaar De Arth 2
Sahir Ali Bagga from Murshid Jee of Arth 2

Best Singer (Female) – Film

Aima Baig for Kaif O Soroor from Na Maloom Afrad 2
Aima Baig for Sadqa from Chupan Chupai
Jonita Ghandi for Baqiya from Rangreeza
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 Baluch for Chal Diye from Cornetto Pop Rock
Ali Hamza, Ali Sethi & Waqar Ehsan from Tanak 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


Best TV Play

Alif Allah Aur Insan
O Rung Reza
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 Rung Reza

Best TV Director

Ahsan Talish for Alif Allah Aur Insan
Farooq Rind for Baaghi
Kashif Nisar for O Rung Reza
Safie Hassan for Sammi
Saife 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 Rung Reza
Zafar Mairaj for Muqabal

Best Original Sound Track

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