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Rahat Kazmi راحت ڪاظمي
Born June 30, 1946
Simla, East Punjab , British India
Occupation Teaching, Acting
Known for Acting, Arts and Literature
Spouse(s) Sahira Kazmi

Rahat Kazmi (born 1946) is a famous Pakistani television actor, a talk-show anchor, a professional speaker and an academician[citation needed]. He is married to renowned Pakistani actress, producer and director Sahira Kazmi, with whom he fell in love when he started his acting career[citation needed]. He has two children from Sahira, Ali Kazmi and Nida Kazmi. Both of the children are associated with the show business industry of Pakistan[citation needed].

Education[edit]

Degree University
MA Political Science Government College, Lahore
MA English Literature University of Punjab
Legum Baccalaureus (LLB) University of The Punjab

Early career[edit]

Rahat joined the Pakistani Civil Services in 1968 as an Information Officer. In 1976 he resigned from his job and pursued acting.

Acting career[edit]

Television shows[edit]

Show Name Year
Mayaar 1967
Rahat Kazmi show 1970
Comedy Comedy 1990

Drama and plays[edit]

Drama / Play Year Writer / Producer / Director
Goonge 1967 N/A
Koltar N/A N/A
Anarkali N/A Fatima Suriyya Bajiya
Auraaq N/A Fatima Suriyya Bajiya
Qurbatain aur faaslay 1974 Rahat Kazmi
Ghazanfar N/A N/A
Teesra kinara N/A Rahat Kazmi (Writer), Shahzad Khalil (Director)
Dhoop Kinare 1987 Haseena Moin
Karavan N/A Iqbal Ansari
Nangey paaon N/A Shahid Kazmi (Writer), Sahar (Director)
Ragoan mein andhera N/A Yunus Javed (Writer), Rashid Daar (Producer)
Parchaiyan N/A Haseena Moin
Ehsaas N/A Shahid Kazmi (Writer), Shahzad Khalil (Director)
Saraab N/A Bano Qudsia
Zikr Hai Kai Saal Ka 1996 Sahira Kazmi
Kaise Kahoon 2006 Sahira Kazmi

Films[edit]

Film Name Year
Aaj aur kal 1976
Insaniyat N/A
Suraj bhee tamashai 1977
Mehmaan with cast Rahat Kazmi,Babra Sharif, Nayyer Sultana, Najma, Meena Shori etc 1977
Muthi bhar chawal 1978
Khandaan 1980
Saima 1980
Aazmaish 1980
Aas paas 1982
Jaan-e-mun 1982

Family[edit]

Rahat married Sahira Kazmi, an accomplished actress and daughter of the Muslim Taji Qureshi and her Hindu paramour, actor Shyam , in 1974. They have a son Ali Kazmi and a daughter Nida Kazmi both of them are actors.

Other activities[edit]

Currently Rahat is working as an administrative director for L'ecole for Advanced Studies(LAS), an academic institute in Karachi[citation needed]. He also teaches English Literature and Drama to A level students at LAS, Karachi. Mr. Kazmi is also a highly-recognized IDJIT director at the National Academy of Performing Arts. He has previously taught at Avicenna School and Hamdard University (Clifton Campus, Karachi) in 2001.

See also[edit]

References[edit]


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80 news items

Times of India

Times of India
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 03:30:00 -0700

Filmmaker Rahat Kazmi is not concerned about the box office result of his latest release 'Identity Card', but hopes that the Kashmir-based film strikes the right chord with the audience. Kazmi's film, which hit theatres today, showcases the ...

IndiaGlitz

IndiaGlitz
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:30:00 -0700

Rahat Kazmi, director of internationally acclaimed feature film 'Identity Card' has registered an RTI against passport authorities recently. Rahat had applied for passport one and half year ago, and since then he has been waiting for passport but ...
 
Hindustan Times
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 03:41:15 -0700

Director Rahat Kazmi's Identity Card suffers from a fatal flaw: merely cobbling together a cast with a string of theatre actors, and choosing a 'sensitive' issue, is never enough to guarantee a hit. Unless, of course, you are able to back it up with a ...
 
Times of India
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:00:00 -0700

It also tries to comprehend the psyche of terrorists, police and the STF who struggle to differentiate between innocents and suspected insurgents, given the volatile circumstances. However, Rahat Kazmi's ambitious film tries to bite off more than it ...
 
Press Trust of India
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 02:56:15 -0700

New Delhi, Aug 29 (PTI) Filmmaker Rahat Kazmi is not concerned about the box office result of his latest release 'Identity Card', but hopes that the Kashmir-based film strikes the right chord with the audience. Kazmi's film, which hit theatres today ...
 
bollywoodhungama
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:51:53 -0700

When debutant director Rajat Kazmi submitted his hard-hitting treatise on the unrest in the Kashmir Valley for censoring, he expected plenty of trouble over the volatile subject and candid dialogues about the State of siege. Instead he was told that ...

indiatvnews.com

indiatvnews.com
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 06:30:00 -0700

Kashmir, without the William Shakespeare 'tadka' that Vishal Bhardwaj is about to unleash on on the unsuspecting audience - that's the world inhabited by debutant director Rahat Kazmi's small-big film about three innocent civilians who get picked up by ...

NDTV

NDTV
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:15:00 -0700

Directed by Rahat Kazmi, the narrative revolves around three civilians: a journalist, her friend and a tourist in Srinagar, who are suspected and taken in by the Special Task Force. (Also Read: Identity Card Review) While Bollywood offers a mix of ...
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