Supporting actress

Nighat Sultana

She was heroine of first Sindhi film in Pakistan..
Nighat Sultana - Supporting actress - She was heroine of first Sindhi film in Pakistan..
Some facts about Nighat Sultana
Real name Gulzar Begum
First film Mehbooba (Urdu - 1953)
Active career1953-1987
Life - 16-12-2002
Born at
Profession Acting
Relations Hassan Tariq (husband)
Reena (daughter)

Nighat Sultana was a popular supporting actress in the 1950s/60s. She was seen in her first film Mehbooba in 1953. She became the first ever heroine in first Pakistani Sindhi film Umar Marvi in 1956. She was first heroine in Urdu movies like Lakhpati (1958), Bombay Wala (1961) and Pyar Na Kar Nadan (1964). Her most famous film was Susral (1962) with a mega hit song by Madam Noorjahan picturised on her..

  • Ja, Apni Hasraton Par Aansoo Baha Kay So Ja..

Nighat Sultana was married to film director Hassan Tariq and according to film sources, she was mother of an actress Reena (who changed her name as Sabuhi). Her real name was Gulzar Begum and she was born in 1932. She died on December 16, 2002.

Her real name is Gulzar Bigum, born in 1935 in Iraq. Her father was Bengali origin working in army and was sent to Iraq during the 1st World War where he got married with an Iraqi Kurd woman. At the age of 14, she returned to Pakistan, Karachi with her father. Nighat also worked in army hospital as Nurse for some time before joining films. She got married with Hassan Tariq. Reena (Saboohi) was her daughter but Nighat always claimed her as sister due to some reasons. She will be remembered for the very impressively character role of an invalid young girl in Riaz Shahid's film Susral (1962). (by Mohammed Ayub Qureshi, Saudi Arabia)

The latest updates

Click on any image and read more..

Film Music Online

Click on any singers image and watch & listen to music videos direct on YouTube..

A. Nayyar
Ahmad Rushdi
Akhlaq Ahmad
Alam Lohar
Anwar Rafi
Asad Amanat Ali Khan
Azra Jahan
Basheer Ahmad
Ghulam Abbas
Ghulam Ali
Habib Wali Mohammad
Humaira Channa
Inayat Hussain Bhatti
Iqbal Bano
Irene Parveen
Kousar Parveen
Masood Rana
Mehdi Hassan
Mujeeb Alam
Munawar Sultana
Munir Hussain
Naheed Akhtar
Naheed Niazi
Naseebo Lal
Naseem Begum
Nayyara Noor
Nazir Begum
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
Rajab Ali
Runa Laila
Saira Naseem
Saleem Raza
Shoukat Ali
Tasawur Khanum
Zubaida Khanum

Pakistan Film Database

Detailed informations on released films, music, artists, history,

box office reports, videos, images etc..

7 decades of Pakistani films

Some facts & figures on released films, artists and film music from the last seven decades..

70 Years of Pakistani Films

Movies Online

The largest collection of 1246 Online Pakistani films..


Urdu films


Punjabi films


Pashto films


Artists database

Useful information's with detailed film records, milestones, videos, images etc..

Click on any category from the menu below and read more information's..

PrePartition Film Database

Informations on released films and artists from 1913-47..

PrePartition Film Database (1913-47)

About this site

Pakistan Film Magazine is the first and largest website on Pakistani films, music and artists with detailed informations, videos, images etc. It was launched on May 3, 2000.

Click on the image below and visit the one of the last manual-edited or non-database website from 2012..

Old pages of Pakistan Film Magazine

More archived pages of Pakistan Film Magazine since 2000..

External film & music links


A website by

Pak Magazine