Mouj Lakhnavi was a film poet. He started his film career as a dialogue-writer in film Tum Na Mano in 1961. He wrote songs in almost one dozen films and his first film as lyricist was Mr. X (1963), Heera aur Pathar (1964), Nei Laila Neya Majnu (19699, Road to Swat (1971) and Pyar ka Mousam (1975) were some of his other famous films.
Mouj Lakhnavi was also associate with some film magazines in Karachi. His real name Syed Intezar Hussain Zaidi was born in Lucknow, India in 1938 and died on 24 October 2018 at Texas, USA.