At the Middle East filmfare awards, celebrities from different countries gathered under one roof to honor top performers. Hosted by actor Maniesh Paul, the event marked the first big awards ceremony in the East since the Covid-19 pandemic started. More than 40 awards were presented to artists from Bollywood, Pakistan and Arabic cinema.
Pakistani actress Mahira Khan accepted an award on behalf of Humayun Saeed and gave a speech in which she said that art transcends borders. Actor Maya Ali was awarded for being a ‘rising star’ while actor Sheharyar Munawar was awarded for his debut as a filmmaker.
Photos shared on various social media outlets saw Mahira Khan, Sheheryar Munawar, Sajal and Ahad Raza Mir along with foreign stars including Nawazuddin Siddiqui, boxer Amir Khan and his wife Faryal Makdoom at the event.
Actress Sajal Aly also expressed her gratitude after she and her husband, actor Ahad Raza Mir, won. Indian actress Kajol took home the Powerhouse Performer over Two Decades trophy.
From : pk.mashable.com