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Lux Style Awards 2015 — and the award goes to...

Our coverage of one of the biggest award shows of the year.
Updated Oct 01, 2015 10:38am

The Lux Style Awards 2015 proved to be a major success! Now in its 14th year, Pakistan's premier award show honoured the best in fashion and film, TV and music.

This year, the LSAs ramped up in scale, and delivered on all fronts. Take a look at the winners, and our favourite moments from the star-studded night


Just a few more wins to round off the night:

Best Drama: Pyare Afzal

Best TV actor: Hamza Ali Abbasi

Best TV Actress: Ayza Khan

Best TV Director: Nadeem Baig

Best TV Writer: Khalilur Rehman

Best Fashion Lawn: Sana Safinaz

Lifetime Achievement Reward, second recipient: Mussarat Misbah

#Lsa2015 @ali_zafar @bilal_lashari @yasirjaswal @vasaych @saeedhumayun @fatima_khanpk @jpnathefilm

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Nomi Ansari breaks Sana Safinaz's winning streak this year, and nabs the Best Fashion Design - Bridal award.

Nomi Ansari wins the award for Achievement in Fashion Design Bridal.

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Best Emerging Talent in the Fashion category goes to... Sadaf Kanwal! The Josh band presented her with the award.

And someone has a wardrobe change...


Ismail Farid wins Best Menswear Designer!


Good year for Sana Safinaz! They've picked up the Best Fashion Design - Pret too.

And in case you missed it...

Awesome performance by @fia_sofiakhan at #LSA2015

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Syed Noor is presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award for his decades of contribution to Pakistani film! The audience gave him a standing ovation.


It's time for the Lollywood legends to take the stage! Moammar Rana and Resham show us their moves!


Sana Safinaz just won the Best Fashion Design - Luxury Pret award! The SS duo and Ather Hafeez received the award.

Winner of Best Fashion Design for Luxury Pret!!! Thank you #LSA2015!!! Truly humbled!

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Nabila picks up the Best Hair & Makeup award. That's 30 years of dedication coming to fruition! And she makes it look so effortless...


Nadir Feroz of NFK Photography picks up the Best Fashion Photographer award! He is handed the award by Tapu Javeri and Meera.


...and Best Female Model goes to Amna Ilyas! She was dressed like a winner tonight!


Fashion awards begin, with the first going to Shehzad Noor for Best Male Model!


Finally, Ali Zafar takes the stage, and in true 'Rockstar' fashion. Meera and Resham make the performance even better!

Meera and Resham also joined in Ali Zafar's performance on Rockstar at #LSA. #liveperformance #HSY

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Time for a medley! Young guns Uzar Jaswal, Jimmy Khan, Sara Haider and Farhan Saeed singing Ali Z's hit numbers. Talk about a tribute!

Sara Haider performing on Rangeen by Ali Zafar at #LSA.

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Jimmy performing at #LSA.

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12: 21am

Big win for Zoe Viccaji, who's bagged the Best Album of the Year! That wraps up the music awards, folks.

@zoeviccaji wins the award for Best Album of the Year! #LSA2015

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Farhan Saeed's got a new feather in his cap. He's picked up the Song of the Year award for 'Royiaan'!


Another win for Na Maloom Afraad! 'Billi' picks up the Best Original Soundtrack award.


And the Best Emerging Talent Award goes to... Sara Haider!

The girl's come a long way...


Adnan Kandhar bags the prize for Best Music Video Director for Josh's 'Dil Main Chumke'!


Ahmed Ali Butt with Humaira Asghar on stage. They do make a groovy pair!


Amna Ilyas burned up the dance floor with this number:


Na Maloom Afraad on a hat-trick! Nabeel Qureshi takes the LSA home for Best Director:


The award for Best Film goes to Na Maloom Afraad!


Young Saleha Arif from Dukhtar bags the award for Best Film Actress:

The awards kick off from the film category as the first award, for Best Film Actor goes to Javed Sheikh for Na Maloom Afraad!


The ever-so-funny Yasir Hussain comes up as he gets in his Moti avatar to hit everyone's funny bones:


Fawad helped Mahira get out of their red car as the two have taken the stage to host the LSAs 2015!


The much awaited event of the LSAs has finally begun as Amjad Sabri recites ever popular 'Tajdar-e-Haram':

#Lsa2015 @jpnathefilm @jerjeesseja @fatima_khanpk @sundaytimes

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The performance are about to start as the guests have finally been seated:


Sadaf Kanwal looks drop dead gorgeous in green:


The highly awaited star, Mahira Khan who will be co-hosting the show with Fawad Khan has also arrived:

The fashionista herself, Shehla Chatoor talks to HSY:

Shehla Chatoor is here with #HSYbackstage at #LSA.

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A bit too hot for Ali Xeehsan?


The three Jaswals are rushing off:

@fatima_khanpk wearing #sairashakira #Lsa2015

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Veteran actor Talat Hussain is here to grace the event with his presence:

Sarwat Gillani and Fahad Mirza pose for the press:

and we have Hani Taha looking fab in Adnan Pardesy:

Junaid Khan chats away:


We have rockstar Ali Zafar with Ayesha Omer and the rest:

as Urwa Hocane looks she is in a hurry! We can't wait for her to get on stage:

oh and here is Salima Feerasta in Layla Chatoor:


Here we have Anam Mansuri — loving the pink!

#ShehlaChatoor makes a statement with a #lips #clutch on the #RedCarpet at #LSA2015 #stylefile #instafashion

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and Maliha Aziz in FTA:

Momina Sibtain looks hot in Elan:

Haiya Bokhari smiles for the cam:


Two of the hosts for the night arrive!

Fawad Khan looks dashing as ever:

Ahmad Ali Butt is being cheeky here:


Mussarat Misbah, the recipient for this year's Lifetime Achievement Award for Fashion has arrived

Musarrat Misbah looks stunning at the #HSYredcarpet. #LSA #HSYbackstage #Hassancomes2karachi

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The stars have started arriving as some of them are rushing backstage to get their last minute things done too!

For nail biting moments?

...and she's ready to go!

Meera looks a bit dazed:

The buzz around the LSAs went up several notches this week, as rehearsal snapshots made their way on Instagram.

All set for my performance tomorrow :) @luxstyleawards #LSA #rehearsals Photo credits: #HSY

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With the nominations for this year's awards, here's to hoping the best one wins!


Best Film

  1. Dukhtar

  2. Na Maloom Afraad

  3. Operation 021

Best Film Director

  1. Afia Nathaniel & Muhammad Khalid Ali for Dukhtar

  2. Jamshed Mehmood Ansari & Summer Nicks for Operation 021

  3. Nabeel Qureshi for Na Maloom Afraad

Best Film Actor

  1. Ayub Khosa for Operation 021

  2. Fahad Mustafa for Na Maloom Afraad

  3. Javed Sheikh Na Maloom Afraad

  4. Mohsin Abbas for Na Maloom Afraad

  5. Salman Shahid for Na Maloom Afraad

Best Film Actress

  1. Saleha Aref for Dukhtar

  2. Samiya Mumtaz for Dukhtar

  3. Urwa Hocain for Na Maloom Afraad


Album of the Year

  1. Andholan by Mekaal Hasan

  2. Dareeche by Zoe Viccaji

  3. Tamaam Alam Mast by Abbas Ali Khan

Song of the Year

  1. Badnaam by Sibti & Spoonful

  2. Billi by Saima Iqbal in Na Maloom Afraad

  3. Nadiya Par Par Karke by Jimmy Khan

  4. Roiyaan by Farhaan Saeed

  5. Sub Akho Ali Ali by Asrar

Best Original Sound Tracks

  1. Afia Nathaniel / Muhammad Khalid Ali for Ya Reham Maula (Film: Dukhtar)

  2. Fizza Ali Meerza / Nabeel Qureshi for Billi (Film: Na Maloom Afraad)

  3. Momina Duraid for Sadkay Tumharay (Drama: Sadkay Tumharay)

  4. Saad Sultan for Liayan Liayan (Drama: Jackson Heights)

  5. Six Sigma Productions for Nazdeekiyaan (Drama: Nazdeekiyaan)

Best Music Videos

  1. Adnan Kandhar for Dil Main Chumke by JOSH

  2. Aflatoon for Itni Chikni by Moroo/Ali Gul Pir

  3. Shahbaz Shigri / Ayesha Akhtar for Exploding Heart by Adil Omar

  4. Sohail Javed for Tharki Sala by Annie Khalid

  5. Yasir Jaswal for Roiyaan by Farhan Saeed

Best Emerging Talent (Singer)

  1. Masooma

  2. Sara Haider

  3. Shajie Hassan

  4. Young Stunners

  5. Zunair Khalid


Best TV Play

  1. Chup Raho on ARY Digital

  2. Main Bushra on ARY Digital

  3. Marasim on A plus

  4. Pyare Afzal on ARY Digital

  5. Shikwa on ARY Digital

Best TV Actor

  1. Firdous Jamal for Pyare Afzal on ARY Digital

  2. Hamza Ali Abbasi for Pyare Afzal on ARY Digital

  3. Jibran Syed for Chup Raho on ARY Digital

  4. Mikaal Zulfiqar for Mohabbat Subh ka Sitara Hai on Hum TV

  5. Noman Ijaz for Zindagi Teray Bina on Hum TV

Best TV Actress

  1. Aiza Khan for Pyare Afzal on ARY Digital

  2. Saba Hameed for Pyare Afzal on ARY Digital

  3. Saba Qamar for Sannata on ARY Digital

  4. Sajjal Ali for Sannata on ARY Digital

  5. Sanam Jung for Meray Humdum Meray Dost on Urdu 1

Best TV Writer

  1. Khalil ur Rehman Qamar for Pyare Afzal on ARY Digital

  2. Saji Gul for Sannata on ARY Digital

  3. Sameera Fazal for Chup Raho on ARY Digital

  4. Sanam Mehdi for Main Bushra on ARY Digital

  5. Sarmad Sehbai for Laa on Hum TV

Best TV Director

  1. Kashif Nisaar for Sannata on ARY Digital

  2. Mohsin Mirza for Asmano Pay Likha on Geo TV

  3. Nadeem Baig for Pyare Afzal on ARY Digital

  4. Rubina Ashraf for Shikwa on ARY Digital

  5. Sakina Samo for Mohabbat Subh Ka Sitaara Hai on Hum TV

  6. Yasir Nawaz for Shuq on ARY Digital


Model of the Year (Female)

  1. Amna Baber

  2. Amna Ilyas

  3. Cybil Chaudhry

  4. Fayezah Ansari

  5. Nadia Ali

  6. Nooray Bhatti

Model of the year ( Male)

  1. Athar Amin

  2. Jahan-e-Khalid

  3. Sharjeel Baig

  4. Shehzad Noor

  5. Waleed Khalid

Best Fashion Photographer

  1. Abdullah Haris

  2. Ayaz Anis

  3. Guddu Shani

  4. NFK Photography

  5. Rizwan-ul-Haq

Best Hair & Make-up

  1. Maram Aabroo

  2. Nabila

  3. Natasha Khalid at Natasha’s salon

  4. Raana Khan

  5. Shammal Qureishi at Toni & Guy, Lahore

Best Emerging Talent

  1. Hasnain Lehri (Model)

  2. Mahgul Rashid (Designer)

  3. Muzi Sufi (Photographer)

  4. Sadaf Kanwal (Model)

  5. Saira Shakira (Designers)

Best Fashion Design (Pret)

  1. Daaman

  2. Gulabo

  3. Nida Azwer

  4. Sana Safinaz

  5. Sania Maskatiya

Best Fashion Design (Lawn)

  1. Elan

  2. Kayseria

  3. Khaadi

  4. Maria B

  5. Sana Safinaz

Best Fashion Design (Luxury Pret)

  1. Khadijah Shah at Elan

  2. Maheen Karim at Maheen Karim

  3. Sana Safinaz at Sana Safinaz

  4. Shamaeel Ansari at Shamaeel Ansari

  5. Shehla Chatoor at Shehla Chatoor

Best Fashion Design (Bridal)

  1. Fahad Hussayn

  2. Misha Lakhani

  3. Nomi Ansari

  4. Sana Safinaz

  5. Sania Maskatiya

Best Menswear Designer

  1. Ahmed Bham

  2. Deepak Parwani

  3. Hassan Sheheryar Yasin

  4. Ismail Farid

  5. Republic by Omar Farooq