Waqar Zaka

Waqar Zaka

A director, editor, presenter and composer based in Karachi, his projects include Living on the Edge, Desi Khuriyan, Nachley and other reality shows. He tweets as @ZakaWaqar (twitter.com/ZakaWaqar)

Living on the Edge: it’s entertainment not ethics!

TV is for entertainment, not for preaching. If it is messages on morals that you want, we have schools. So don’t judge a reality show like Living on the Edge from Oprah’s eyes or from an ethical angle; judge a reality show for the entertainment that it provides. Write-ups like Cruelty to animals is not ‘Living on the Edge’ discourage Pakistani initiative; why can’t our people learn to appreciate rather than putting people down all the time? Surprisingly, even the Hindustan Times wrote good things about our show at the launch of Roadies Season 9 while in Pakistan, people are only propagating ...

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