Lux Style Awards 2016 nominations are out — did your favourite star make the cut?

Lux Style Awards 2016 nominations are out — did your favourite star make the cut?

The nominations list sees a mix of the usual suspects and some vying for the coveted awards
31 May, 2016

Nominees for the LUX Style Awards 2016 have been announced and for many designers, directors, musicians and stars, it's going to be a very joyous Eid.

The nominations list sees a mix of the usual suspects and some young'uns vying for the coveted awards. Will this well-balanced mix of nominees ensure that merit is rewarded? We hope so.

Here's the complete list of nominees:


Model of the Year (Female)

  • Amna Babar
  • Fouzia Aman
  • Nooray Bhatti
  • Rabia Butt
  • Sadaf Kanwal

Model of the Year (Male)

  • Aimal Khan
  • Hasnain Lehri
  • Jahan -e- Khalid
  • Shahzad Noor
  • Waleed Khaild

Fashion Photographer

  • Abdullah Harris
  • Ayaz Anis
  • Guddu Shani
  • Rizwan ul Haq
  • Shahbaz Shazi

Best Hair and Make-up Artist

  • Hannan Siddique
  • Nabila
  • Omayr Waqar
  • Raana Khan
  • Shammal Qureshi for Toni & Guy (North Pakistan)

Achievement in Fashion Design - Luxury Pret

  • Mahgul
  • Misha Lakhani
  • Muse
  • Sania Maskatiya
  • Shamaeel Ansari

Achievement in Fashion Design - Pret

  • Coco by Zara Shahjahan
  • Daaman
  • Generation
  • Sana Safinaz
  • Sapphire

Achievement in Fashion Design - Bridal

  • Ali Xeeshan
  • Elan
  • Faraz Manan
  • Shehla Chatoor
  • The House of Kamiar Rokni

Achievement in Fashion Design - Lawn

  • Elan
  • Faraz Manan
  • Sana Safinaz
  • Sania Maskatiya
  • Zara Shahjahan

Best Menswear Designer

  • Ahmed Bham
  • Amir Adnan
  • Hassan Sheheryar Yasin
  • Nauman Arfeen
  • Omar Farooq for Republic

Best Emerging Talent

  • Alee Hasan (Photography)
  • Ammara Khan (Designer)
  • Anum Malik (Model)
  • Hira Shah (Model)
  • Zara Abid (Model)


Best Film

  • Jawani Phir Nai Aani - Six Sigma Productions & ARY Films
  • Manto - GEO A & B Productions
  • Moor - Azad Films Co & Mandviwalla Entertainment
  • Shah - Logo Films & Media
  • Wrong No. - YNH Films & ARY Films

Best Film Actress

  • Mahira Khan for Bin Roye
  • Mehwish Hayat for Jawani Phir Nahi Aani
  • Samia Mumtaz for Moor
  • Sania Saeed for Manto
  • Sohai Abro for Wrong No

Best Film Actor

  • Adnan Sarwar for Shah
  • Ahmed Ali Butt for Jawani Phir Nahi Aani
  • Hameed Sheikh for Moor
  • Humayun Saeed for Jawani Phir Nahi Aani
  • Sarmad Sultan Khoosat for Manto

Best Film Director

  • Adnan Sarwar for Shah
  • Jamshed Mehmood Raza for Moor
  • Momina Duraid & Shahzad Kashmiri for Bin Roye
  • Nadeem baig for Jawani Phir Nahi Aani
  • Sarmad Sultan Khoosat for Manto

Best Supporting Actress

  • Armeena Rana Khan for Bin Roye
  • Ayesha Khan for Jawani Phir Nahi Aani
  • Nimra Bucha for Manto
  • Sarwat Gillani for Jawani Phir Nahi Aani
  • Sohai Ali Abro for Jawani Phir Nahi Aani

Best Supporting Actor

  • Ali Safina for Jalaibee
  • Javed Sheikh for Wrong No.
  • Shaz Khan for Moor
  • Wasay Chaudhry for Jawani Phir Nahi Aani
  • Yasir Hussain for Karachi se Lahore

Best Singer (Male) - Film

  • Ali Noor & Ali Humza OST Karachi Se Lahore
  • Ali Sethi for Aah Ko Chahiye OST Manto
  • Javed Bashir for Talabgaar OST Moor
  • Rahat Fateh Ali Khan for Teray Bina Jeena OST Bin Roye
  • Rahim Shah for Gul Bashri OST Moor

Best Singer (Female) - Film

  • Abida Parveen for Maula OST Bin Roye
  • Zeb Bangesh for Kya Hoga OST Manto
  • Meesha Shafi for Eva OST Moor
  • Harshdeep Kaur for Ballay Ballay OST Bin Roye
  • Zarrish for Rabbi Ralli OST Dekh Magar Pyar Sey


Album of the Year

  • Bahadur Yaar Jung by E Sharp
  • Begum Gul Bakaoli Sarfarosh by Noori
  • Ismail ka Urdu Sheher by Zohaib Kazi
  • Saturday Night Killing Machine by Adil Omar and Talal Qureshi
  • Till the End of Time by Natasha Humera Ejaz

Song of the Year

  • Jogiya by Javed Bashir
  • Rockstar Romeo by Ali Zafar
  • Sarak Sarak by Mai Dhai Band
  • Shakar Wandaan by Asrar Shah
  • Tamasha by Khumariyaan

Best Music Video Director

  • Adil Omar for Nighat & Paras by Adil Omar & Talal Qureshi
  • Kamal Khan for Wake Up/Jaago by Zohaib Kazi
  • Nadir Shehzad Khan for Baaghi by Sikandar Ka Mandar
  • Natasha Humera Ejaz & Shahrukh Khurshid for Khwab by Natasha Humera Ejaz
  • Salman Noorani for Mariam by Mooroo

Best Emerging Talent

  • Ali Suhail
  • Mehdi Maloof
  • Slow Spin
  • SomeWhatSuper
  • The Tamashbeens


Best TV Play

  • Diyar-e-Dil
  • Mohabbat Aag Si
  • Muqaddas
  • Rung Lagaa
  • Sadqay Tumhare

Best TV Actor

  • Adnan Malik for Sadqay Tumharay
  • Faisal Qureshi for Rang Laga
  • Noman Ejaz for Zinda Dargor
  • Noor Hassan for Muqaddas
  • Osman Khalid Butt for Diyar-e-Dil

Best TV Actress

  • Iffat Umer in Mohabbat Aag Si
  • Mahirah Khan for Sadqay Tumharay
  • Maya Ali for Diyar-e-Dil
  • Saima Noor in Rang Laga
  • Sajjal Ali for Khuda Dekh Raha Hai

Best TV Director

  • Aamir Yousuf for Aap ki Kaneez
  • Anjum Shahzad for Rang Laga
  • Ehteshamuddin for Sadqay Tumhare
  • Haseeb Hassan for Diyar-e-Dil
  • Sabiha Sumar for Khuda Dekh Raha Hai

Best TV Writer

  • Adeel Razzaq for Muqaddas
  • Farhat Ishtiaq for Diyar-e-Dil
  • Imran Nazir for Muhabbat Aag Si
  • Khalil-ur-Rehman Qamar for Sadqay Tumhare
  • Sana Fahad for Rang Laga

Best Original Soundtrack

  • Alvida by Shafqat Amanat Ali
  • Diyar-e-Dil by Zeb Bangash and Momin Durrani
  • Dusri Biwi by Ahmad Jahanzeb
  • Mohabbat Aag Si by Shafqat Salamat Ali & Beena Khan
  • Mol by Bushra Bilal


Hina!! May 31, 2016 10:46am
No Fawad Khan!!! we lost him!! :(
naeem ahmed May 31, 2016 11:26am
It(lux style award show) is the best effort to improve our film and drama industry but it is not as enough as Bollywood because our film industry is not as good as our drama we have need To improve film industry by new talent like favad khan and mahra khan and we should replace our old industry with newone
Pervaiz A Nizamani May 31, 2016 12:17pm
Good Luck to all .
FJ May 31, 2016 12:18pm
In TV, Dayar-e-Dil will sweep all awards!
Noor Khan May 31, 2016 12:29pm
Best Supporting Actress Film & Best Film Actress Sohai Ali Abro ??? Seriously ?? Lame Actress ! I f pakistan wants good standards in cinema then they should support Manto, Shah & Moor More as compare to silly movies like JPNA & WRONG NO. etc rubbish movies ! & Also please don't do this kind of foolish thing like ARY Awards did all goes to lame pathetic film JPNA :/ Humaiyun Saeed Best Actor Seriously ?????? Where they hell is Adnan sarwar?? Sarmad ??? & Hameed Sheikh & Shaz Khan They Probably Should Win Awards Kindly Make Some Sense This Time !
Nausheen M Jun 05, 2016 06:26pm
My vote for best Drama and Soundtrack goes to Diyar-e-Dil. And best Actor, Actress and Writer, Sadqay Tumhare.
Harris Jun 06, 2016 08:48am
Ayesha Khan for her 4 scenes? Proof of the depth this year had.