Ahmed Ali Butt won two awards for Best Performance in Comic Role

With Ahmed Ali Butt hosting the ARY Film Awards 2016 and HUM Awards, he has also been awarded with the Viewer’s Choice Category award for Best Performance in Comic Role for Jawani Phir Nahi Ani in ARY Film Awards and Best Actor in Comic Role for Mr. Shamim at the Hum Awards.

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Ahmed Ali Butt had debuted his first movie with Jawani Phir Nahi Ani along with other actors like Sarwat Gillani, Ayesha Khan, Hamza Ali Abbasi, Humayun Saeed and many more. While Mr. Shamim is a 2014 Pakistani sitcom drama of Hum TV, popular in Pakistan and abroad too where Ahmed Ali Butt was staring along with Saboor Ali.

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Ahmed Ali Butt has always excelled in his talent in comic roles and he has also performed at AFA16 mimicking Taher Shah, he shares, “I am honored that the viewers appreciated my work and I am truly grateful on receiving awards from ARY and HUM TV. I look forward to entertain the audiences with some more quality work in the upcoming years.

Ahmed Ali Butt is all set to host PAS Awards on 30th April 2016.


After rocking AFA16, Ahmed Ali Butt to host two more awards shows

After the phenomenal performance in ARY Film Awards 2016, Ahmed Ali Butt, the Pakistani actor is going to host two more awards shows, Hum Awards and PAS Awards 2016 this month.

These prestigious awards shows are happening in the month of April, Hum Awards in Karachi on 23rd April and PAS awards on 30th April in Karachi while ARY Film Awards took place in Dubai on 16th April 2016. Ahmed Ali Butt previously hosted 3rd Hum Awards and he will be seen again making the audiences laugh with his quirky jokes. He had also hosted the 11th Lux Style Awards in 2012 and 12th Lux Style Awards in 2013, whereas he excels in his art of hosting.

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Ahmed Ali Butt had some hilarious performances in AFA16, starting off with mimic session of the singer Taher Shah and his ‘Angel’ song and the funny candy awards he distributed among Hamza Ali Abbasi, Humayun Saeed, Wiqar Ali Khan and others.

Ahmed Ali Butt shares, “I am honored to be hosting three award shows in one month, and thank you everyone for liking my performance in the ARY Film Awards and I promise to continue making everyone laugh with my talents.”

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Along with Ahmed Ali Butt hosting these three award ceremonies, he is also nominated in HUM Awards as the Best comedy actor in Mr. Shameem.

Pakistani film industry was celebrated at AFA16 with a star studded evening in Dubai


The ARY Digital Network has been a major contributor in shaping Pakistan’s entertainment and media landscape during the past decade. After proving its metal in the small screen medium it has now successfully positioned itself in a leading role in the big screen entertainment business under the banner of ARY Films. With the introduction of the ARY Film Awards, the network has been instrumental in providing the much needed platform of recognition and appreciation of the efforts of the film industry which needs it the most as it takes small steps towards becoming a successful and organized part of Pakistan’s media arena.

The ARY Film Awards 2016 (AFA16) was conducted in the posh locality of Dubai Madinat Jumeirah at the Madinat Arena on 16th April 2016. Instead of a red carpet, AFA16 boasted an orange carpet styled in the theme colors of the presenting sponsor Tang. The orange carpet itself turned into an indulging affair at the breezy April evening where the top celebrities mingled with the media and the cream of Dubai.

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The AFA16 was hosted by the handsome Fahad Mustafa and the stunning Sana Bucha. The naughty Ahmed Ali Butt had several entries in order spice up things in between the formalities of the awards. Highlights of Ahmed’s performance were the hilarious mimic session of the singer Taher Shah and his ‘Angel’ song and the funny candy awards he distributed among Hamza Ali Abbasi, Humayun Saeed, Wiqar Ali Khan and others.

The performances of the night took everybody by a storm as the crowd was not expecting such well-coordinated and beautifully choreographed numbers along with huge screens at the back throwing a wild spectrum of colors at the background. Sohai Ali Abro, Humayun Saeed and Vasay Chaudhry performed on the songs of their movie ‘Jawana Phir Nahi Ani’. Fahad Mustafa paid tribute to Waheed Murad by performing on the songs originally done by the legend himself. Mehwish Hayat, Faisal Qureshi and Sumbul Iqbal gave stunning performances on Pakistani songs.

Salman Iqbal, Founder and President, ARY Digital Network on this prestigious event shared “I am proud to see Pakistani talent performing on an international stage and I always believe that Pakistan had immense talent and just needs to be given the right platform to.”

The best thing about the awards was that it was a true Pakistani event utilizing celebrity talent of Pakistan only. Conforming to ARY’s ‘Made in Pakistan’ slogan, once again it was proved that Pakistan has world class talent and it only needs a better platform to make the stars shine brighter.

Winner’s lists are mentioned here

The ARY Film Awards 2016 is proudly presented by Tang, powered by L’Oreal Paris and Oye Hoye. Ecostar and Star Marketing are there as the main sponsors.


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ARY Digital Network, the largest satellite television network of Pakistan is proud to present the biggest film awards of the country, the ARY Film Awards 2016 (AFA16). Once again, Tang supports the entertainment extravaganza dedicated towards the recognition and promotion of the growing film industry of Pakistan. This year AFA16 is set to become the first Pakistani film awards to go international with the best films from the year 2015. Films such as the hugely popular Jawani Phir Nahin Ani, Wrong Number, Manto, Karachi Se Lahore and Moor to name a few are part of the nominations.

Breaking into the international arena, AFA16 is all geared up to promote Pakistan’s film industry on a much larger scale. The AFA16 held on the 16th of April in the glittering metropolis of Dubai at the prestigious Madinat Arena in Madinat Jumeirah.

Talking about the mega event, Mr. Salman Iqbal, President and Founder of the ARY Digital Network said “We are proud to be the leading force behind the new cinema of Pakistan. I believe that we have a long way to go from here and with each new film my confidence in our local talent increases many folds. Taking AFA16 to the international stage is definitely going to help recognize our talent on a much larger scale. I hope that AFA16 will become a stepping stone in creating new opportunities for filmmakers in Pakistan”.

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The ARY Film Awards 2016 is proudly presented by TANG, powered by L’Oreal Paris and Oye Hoye. Ecostar and Star Marketing are there as the main sponsors.

Chris Saldanha, Director of Marketing at Mondelez International said “Tang is delighted to be supporting and refreshing this influential event showing recognition to local talent and promoting the healthy return of the cinematic culture of Pakistan.”

The event will feature breathtaking dance performances by some of the biggest stars from Pakistan including Fahad Mustafa, Humayun Saeed, Faisal Qureshi, Noor, Mehwish Hayat and Rachel to name a few. Fahad Mustafa will also be playing the role of the host along with Sana Bucha, Ahmed Ali Butt and others.

Celebrities off to Dubai for AFA16

Top celebrities of the country including Jawaid Shiekh, Fawad Khan, Mahira Khan, Aamina Shiekh, Atiqa Odho, Azfer Rehman, Ayesha Omar and many others will be gracing the event. AFA16 will be attended by about 300 celebrities, artists, filmmakers, sponsors and important media personalities from Pakistan. Important media, government and business personalities from UAE will also be invited at the occasion.



Below is the list of AFA16 winners:



  • Aisha Khan – Jawani Phir Nahi Ani
  • Danish Taimoor – Jalaibee
  • Ahmed Ali Butt – Jawani Phir Nahi Ani
  • Ayaz Samoo – Moor
  • Humayun Saeed – Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 
  • Ayesha Omar – Karachi Se Lahore
  • Sohai Ali Abro – Jawani Phir Nahi Ani
  • Hamza Ali Abbasi – Jawani Phir Nahi Ani
  • Jawani Phir Nahi Ani
  • Nadeem Baig – Jawani Phir Nahi Ani
  • Rahat Fateh Ali Khan – Halla Gulla
  • Sara Raza – Wrong No

            JURY CHOICE AWARDS       

  1. Best Film JPNA
  2. Best Actor Sarmad Khoosat- Manto
  3. Best Actress Sania Saeed- Manto
  4. Best Director Nadeem Baig- JPNA


  1. Best Action – Viktor Krav -JPNA
  2. Best Background Score – Strings- MOOR
  3. Best Cinematography – Farhan Hafeez- Moor
  4. Best Choreography – Shabina Khan- JPNA
  5. Best Dialogue – Vasay Choudry- JPNA
  6. Best Editing – Rizwan AQ-JPNA
  7. Best Story – Vasay Choudry- JPNA
  8. Best Screen Play – Vasay Choudry- JPNA
  9. Best Special Effects (Visuals) – Kamaluddin Ahmed, Shakir, Danial & Fatima – Moor
  10. Best Makeup – Nabila-JPNA
  11. Best Costume Design – Jahanzeb Qamar & Nabila-JPNA
  12. Best Music – Shani Arshad-Jawani Phir Nhi Ani


  1. Radio spice entertainer of the year – Mahira Khan
  2. International Film icon – Fawad Khan
  3. Lifetime achievement award – Waheed Murad
  4. Tribute to legend – Javaid Sheikh

SPECIAL AWARD 2014        

  1. Best Film of 2014 – Namaloom Afraad
  2. Critics Award for Best Independent Movie – Manto
  3. Animated movie – 3 Bahadur