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Shoaib Mansoor


Shoaib Mansoor (Urdu: شعیب منصور), (born August 19) PP, SI, is a Pakistani producer, director, writer, lyricist and composer.​

Born
Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan

Other names
ShoMan

Occupation
Television Producer, Television director, Writer, Musician, Lyricist, Composer, Film Director, Record Producer

Years active
1980 - Present

Influenced
Junaid Jamshed, Vital Signs

Awards
Pride of Performance
Sitara-e-Imtiaz
Life Time Achievement Award
Silver Pyramid Award for Khuda Kay Liye

Career
Shoaib Mansoor or ShoMan (as he calls himself) is one of the most influential and famous figures in the Pakistan showbiz scene. He has written, produced and directed hit TV shows such as Ankahi, Fifty Fifty, Alpha Bravo Charlie, Sunehre Din and Gulls & Guys, all aired on PTV.
Between 2001 and 2003, Mansoor directed the Supreme Ishq series of songs. Shoaib Mansoor has also been a successful songwriter and music composer.
It was Shoaib who introduced the 80's Pakistani pop sensation Vital Signs to the mainstream. Besides being Junaid Jamshed's mentor, he was the backbone to his songs and composed and produced most of the Vital Signs' albums.
He wrote and composed a number of their hit numbers such as Aitebar. In addition, he directed all Vital Signs videos, producing a music video compilation and movie titled Geetar '93.
In 2007, Shoaib Mansoor debuted as a film director with his critically acclaimed film, titled Khuda Ke Liye released on 20 July 2007 all over Pakistan. It received the Silver Pyramid Award from the Cairo International Film Festival for 2007.
In 2009, he began directing a big budget film Bol which will have Atif Aslam, Mahira Khan, Humaima Abbassi and Iman Ali playing lead roles. The film is expected to release in 24 June 2011


Awards & achievements

In recognition of his outstanding services, Mansoor has been decorated with presidential award of Pride of Performance and Sitara-e-Imtiaz by Government of Pakistan . He has also been awarded PTV Life Time Achievement Award by the then President of Pakistan Pervez Musharraf on the 43rd anniversary of Pakistan Television in November 2007. Recently he received the Silver Pyramid Award from the Cairo International Film Festival for Khuda Ke Liye.


Television

Fifty Fifty (Sketch comedy)
Ankahi (Television Drama series, 1982,last few episodes)
Music '89 (Pop Music Show, 1989)
Sunehrey Din (Television mini-series, 1991)
Imran Khan (TV Documentary, 1993)
Geetar '93 (The Vital Signs music video collection, 1993)
Alpha Bravo Charlie (Television mini-series, 1998)
Gulls & Guys (Television Reality show, 1999)
Dhundle Raste (Television mini-series)
Jhernay(Pop Music Show)
Junoon Abhi Kum Nahin Howa
PTV Awards Ceremony 1986
Geetar93(Videos based on pop band Vital Signs, November 1993)


Filmography

Khuda Ke Liye (2007)
Bol (Expected to release in april 2011)


shoaib mansoor with junaid jhamshed
 

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Good work Atif but you have to let us know about his some early life before jump in Showbiz. How was he in his school collage life etc. But nice one impressive work!
 
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