Qavi Khan
  • November 13, 1932
  • Peshawar, Pakistan
  • Male
  • Pakistani

Qavi Khan

Biography

Muhammad Qavi Khan is a Pakistani film and television actor. He has also worked in Radio Pakistan and on stage. Though now largely working in television, he has acted in over 200 films.

The Government of Pakistan honored Khan with the Pride of Performance in 1980 and Sitara-e-Imtiaz in 2012 for his contribution to the field of arts.

In 1964, he went on to work for Pakistan Television Corporation when TV broadcasting first started in Lahore, Pakistan is one of the first actors of PTV. He started his film career in 1965.

In 1966 He appeared In PTV's Best Black And White Drama Lakhon Mian Teen. Qavi Khan is also well known for his PTV's (1984–1985 television season) police drama serial Andhera Ujala which launched him to stardom alongside his fellow actors such as Irfan Khoosat and the late Jamil Fakhri.

Qavi Khan Awards:

2007 Lifetime Achievement Award by Pakistan Television Corporation

2012 Sitara-e-Imtiaz by the Government of Pakistan

PTV Award for Best Actor

Lifetime Achievement Award in 2007

1978 Nigar Award for Best Supporting Actor- Film 'Parakh'

Filmography

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