Athar Shah Khan Jedi, a renowned poet, playwright, filmmaker and television actor who gained fame from his role as Jedi, has passed away. He was suffering from diabetes and kidney disease for many years.
After getting his primary education from Lahore, Athar Shah Khan Jedi studied from Peshawar to secondary and then graduated from Urdu Science College in Karachi. Later, he did his Masters in Journalism from Punjab University.
He is considered one of the earliest television playwrights and artists.
Wait for Athar Shah Khan’s superhit drama series, Hello Hello, Let’s Go, Burger Family, Ashiana, Aap Janab, Jedi in Trouble, Problem House, Hi Jedi, How to Dream, How to Watch, Be Careful and other dramas.
Wait, it was the serial that made Athar Shah Khan ‘Jedi’ and took him to the heights of fame.
In 2001, he was awarded the Pride of Performance Award by the Government of Pakistan. When Pakistan Television celebrated its Silver Jubilee, Athar Shah Khan Jedi was awarded the Gold Medal.
May Allah Almighty forgive Athar Shah Khan Jedi. Amen, Lord of the Worlds.