Music director

Ustad Jhanday Khan

He was first big name in film music in Indo-Pak history!
Ustad Jhanday Khan - Music director - He was first big name in film music in Indo-Pak history!

Some facts about Ustad Jhanday Khan
Real name
First film ? ( - 0)
Active career
Life - 11-10-1952
Born at
Profession Music

Ustad Jhanday Khan was a master music director. He began from theaters and composed music in his first film Devi Devyani in 1931. He composed music for almost 30 movies and his all time famous film was Chitralekha in 1941. He composed all songs in the same raga with different styles and they were hit as well.

» Read the filmography of Ustad Jhanday Khan

Ustad Jhanday Khan left India after partition and settled in Gujranwala where he died on October 11, 1952.

    The latest updates

    Click on any image and read more..

    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

    Latest Showbiz News

    Movies Online

    The largest collection of 1250 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