7th Lux Style Awards

The 2008 Lux Style Awards, officially known as the 7th Lux Style Awards ceremony, presented by the Lux Style Awards honours the best films of 2008 and took place at the DHA Golf Club, Karachi on 29 October 2008. This year, the city of lights played host to the Pakistani Film Industry.[1]

7th Lux Style Awards
Date29 October 2008 (2008-10-29)
SiteExpo Centre, Karachi
Hosted byShaan Shahid, Fawad Khan and Ali Azmat
Highlights
Best FilmKhuda Kay Liye
Best ActorShaan Shahid
Television coverage
ChannelGeo TV

The official ceremony took place on 29 Oct, 08, at the Expo Centre, in Karachi.[1] During the ceremony, Lux Style Awards were awarded in 29 competitive categories. The ceremony was televised in Pakistan and internationally on Geo TV. Actor Shaan Shahid, Fawad Khan and rockstar Ali Azmat hosted the ceremony.[1][2]

BackgroundEdit

The Lux Style Awards is an award ceremony held annually in Pakistan since 2002. The awards celebrate "style" in the Pakistani entertainment industry, and honour the country's best talents in film, television, music, and fashion. Around 30 awards are given annually.[3]

Winners and nomineesEdit

Winners are listed first and highlighted in boldface.

2008 Nominees and Winners[1]
Category Nominees Winner
Film
Best Film N/A Khuda Kay Liye
Best Film Actor N/A Shaan Shahid-Khuda Kay Liye
Best Film Actress N/A Iman Ali-Khuda Kay Liye
Best Original Soundtrack N/A Khuda Kay Liye-Rohail Hayat
Television
Best Television Play

(Terrestrial)

  • Hazaron Khwahishen-ATV
  • Meray Dard Ko Jo Zuban Miley-PTV
  • Sukhan-ATV
  • Yaadain-PTV
Lyari Express-(PTV)
Best Television Actor

(Terrestrial)

Asif Raza Mir-Meray Dard Ko Jo Zuban Miley (PTV)
Best Television Actress

(Terrestrial)

Beenish Chohan-Pehli Boond (PTV)
Best Television Director

(Terrestrial)

  • Ali Rizvi-Meray Dard Ko Jo Zuban Miley (PTV)
  • Sohail Iftikhar Khan-Sukhan (ATV)
Manzoor Magsi-Lyari Express (PTV)
Best Television Play

(Satellite)

Man-O-Salwa-Hum TV
Best Television Actor

(Satellite)

Humayun Saeed-Koi Toh Barish (ARY Digital)
Best Television Actress

(Satellite)

Bushra Ansari-Vanee (Geo TV)
Best Television Director

(Satellite)

Anjum Shahzad-Pehla Chaand (Geo TV)
Music
Best Song of the Year Sajni-Jal (Band)
Best Live Act Strings (band)
Best Album of the Year Boondh-Jal
Best Video Director
  • Uns Mufti-Broken Boundaries
  • Bilal Lashari-Sajni
  • Soheb Akhtar-Ujaalon Mein
Bilal Lashari-Dhamaal
Fashion
Best Model of the Year (male) Ameer Zeb Khan
Best Model of the Year (female) Neha Ahmed
Best Retail Brand
  • Labels
  • CrossRoads
  • Ego
  • Stoneage
Khaadi
Best Achievement in Fashion Design

(Menswear)

  • Zahid Khan
  • Ammar Belal
  • Munib Nawaz
  • Ismail Farid
Deepak Perwani
Best Achievement in Fashion Design

(Couture)

  • Sana Safinaz
  • Umar Sayeed
  • Nilofer Shahid
  • Saadia Mirza
  • Abroo Hashimi
Rizwan Baig
Best Achievement in Fashion Design

(Prét)

Maheen Karim
Best Fashion Photographer/Videographer
  • Guddu Shani
  • Maram Azmat
  • Khawar Riaz
  • Rizwan Baig
Rizwan-ul-Haq
Best Fashion Makeup & Hair Artist
  • Guddu Shani
  • Maram Azmat & Abroo Hashmi
  • Musarrat Misbah
  • Rizwan Baig
Khawar Riaz
Best Emerging Talent in Fashion
  • Fayyaz Ahmed
  • Anoushay
  • Nida Azwar
  • Fazal Abbas
Rabia Butt

Special awardsEdit

Chairperson's Lifetime Achievement AwardEdit

Lifetime Achievement Award in FashionEdit

  • Sughra Kazmi

Best Dressed Celebrity (female)Edit

Best Dressed Celebrity (male)Edit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "Karachi Metblogs » 7th Lux Style Awards Highlights".
  2. ^ "Lux Style Awards – A look back at the LSA hosts". 27 June 2013.
  3. ^ "10 years of LSA". Archived from the original on 11 August 2012. Retrieved 23 February 2013.

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