Renowned Pakistani actor and comedian Ismail Tara passes away at the age of 73 in Karachi. The legendary TV star, who rose to prominence with his iconic role in Pakistani drama Fifty Fifty, was under treatment at a private hospital in Karachi.
He had been admitted to a private hospital for the last three days due to some health complications and he was put on a ventilator after his health deteriorated. Kidney failure is being said to be the cause of his death.
Ismail Tara brought smile on hundreds of thousands of faces. His brilliance made Shoaib Mansoor’s “Fifty Fifty” an unforgettable show from our childhood.
Ismail Tara was one of the finest actors in the country. Impeccable comic timing & a strong camera presence. His loss will be felt for years.
Ismail Tara was a Pakistani actor and comedian who has worked in various stage plays, television and Lollywood films. He is five times Nigar Awards winner for best comedian in Haathi Mere Saathi (1993), Aakhri Mujra (1994), Munda Bigra Jaye (1995), Chief Sahib (1996) and Deewarein(1998). He is well known for his best work in Fifty Fifty aired on PTV in the 1980s. Mr. Tara died in Karachi on November 24, 2022 due to kidney failure.
May Allah grant him amongst the highest levels of Jannah and give patience to all the family and friends.
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