Hum Sitaray is a Pakistan entertainment channel. It launched by Hum Network Limited on 14 December 2013.The channel launched on December 14, 2013 with original programming – this had become a trend for Pakistani entertainment to have 2 channels under 1 company (ex. Geo Kahani, ARY Zindagi). But due to bad ratings, the channel turned to air reruns from 2015. So onward with little original programming and since 2016 it has been airing only reruns from Hum TV.
since 2016 it has been airing only reruns from Hum TV.
Hum Award for Best Drama Serial
The Hum Award for Best Drama Serial or Hum Award for Best Drama Serial Jury one of the Hum Awards of Merit presented annually since the awards debuted in 2013. By the Hum Television Network and Entertainment Channel (HTNEC) to production company of their producers. Those working in the television industry and is the only category in which every member is eligible to nominate for. Best Drama Serial considered the most important of the Hum Awards. As it represents all the directing, acting, music, writing, and other efforts put forth into a drama. Consequently, Best Drama is the third last final award besides Best Actor and Actress and the conclusion of the annual Hum Awards ceremony. As of 3rd Hum Awards, there have been 22 dramas nominated for the Best Drama Serial award.
Best Drama Serial and Best Director Drama
The Hum Awards for Best Drama Serial and Best Director Drama Serial very close linked throughout their inception. Of the 22 drama serials that nominate for Best Drama Serial, 21 have also nominated for Best Director Drama Serial. Only Zindagi Gulzar Hai won both Best Director and Best Drama award, at 2nd Hum Awards in 2014. Only Shehr-e-Zaat and Bunty I Love You won the Best Drama Serials awards for their producers without winning Directing awards. Presently only four drama serials have nominated for Best Director without their producers being nominated: Sanjha, Durr-e-Shahwar, Mata-e-Jaan Hai Tuand Bilqees Kaur, while Sanjha is the only serial who won Best Director award without being nominated as Best Drama Serial. Drama Serial Mausam and Ahista Ahista are the only serials that alternatively received Best Drama and Best Director nominations respectively.