About Sarmad Sultan Khoosat
Sarmad Sultan Khoosat is a Pakistani director, actor, producer and screenwriter, best known for his feature
films Manto and Zindagi Tamasha, the latter becoming the first Pakistani film to win the top prize at Busan Film
With a career spanning 20+ years, Sarmad has directed some of Pakistan’s most celebrated TV series, such as
Humsafar and Shehr-e-Zaat.
In 2016, he was awarded the prestigious President of Pakistan’s Pride of Performance Medal for his outstanding
contribution to Pakistan’s Film & TV industry.