As covid has badly affected the economy it has also affected the show biz industry. The shoots of dramas were not done on time and the ones who had to start or end sooner are still running because of the pause from shooting due to lockdown and corona virus’s peak spread.
But the scripts and dramas of 2020 that started before the pandemic and ended were very new and received a great response from critics. Some of them are:
Jhooti was aired on ARY digital. The lead cast was Iqra Aziz, Ahmed Ali Butt and Yasir Hussain. The phenomenal acting of these characters and Iqra Aziz’s will to take up such a negative character of a girl who just loves money and marriage, family, friends do not matter for her. A very great message was given in the end where everyone got to know that she is a liar and she was left alone without all relations also money. The drama has received a great response.
Ruswai was the story of a girl who was a doctor and very career as well as family-oriented but her life took a u-turn when she was raped. The tragedy changed her life, her reactions, her fears and her love for others. She was nikkafied but her husband didn’t want to get married to her when the tragedy happened. The role was played by Sana Javed.
Ishqya was a story of two sisters who were opposite of each other. Hamna and Rumaisa. Hamna loved a guy in college but he met an accident at the same time Hamna got a marriage proposal, being an obedient child she agreed to it. Hamza(hamna’s boyfriend) married Romaisa to take revenge from Hamna, Romaisa got to know about hamza and Hamna after later in her marriage. In the end, both the girl got divorced because of Hamna’s mistake
Zebaish was aired on Hum Tv. The cast had Bushra Ansari, Asma Abbas, Zara Abbas and Asad Siddiqui. The drama about the life of actors in the industry. This drama was also the talk of the town.