Tonite with HSY
Tonite with HSY (Urdu: آج رات حسن شہریار یاسین کے ساتھ) is a Pakistani prime time talk show hosted by Hassan Sheheryar Yasin on Hum Sitaray. The show premiered on September 13, 2014 and is presented by Djuice while produced by Hum Television Network. The show stars HSY a prominent and most known fashion designer, it is Sheheryar television debut as a host and brief appearance except as a designer on fashion shows that airs on TV. The show is produced by Hum TV associate producer Nida Lakhani and Sara Bhatti and executive produced by Hum TV CEO Sultana Siddiqui and Hum Sitaray vice president Khalid Soorty. The show records from Hum TV Studio in I.I Chundrigar Road, Karachi.
|Tonite with HSY|
|Written by||Ahsan raza Firdousi|
|Directed by||Muhammad Jamal Khan|
|Presented by||Hassan Sheheryar Yasin|
|Starring||Hassan Sheheryar Yasin|
|No. of seasons||5|
|No. of episodes||62 as of 30th September 2018
Season 1 (13 Episodes)
Season 2 (12 Episodes)
Season 3 (12 Episodes)
Season 4 (13 Episodes)Season 5 (15 Episodes as of 30th September)
|Executive producer(s)||Sultana Siddiqui |
|Producer(s)||Muhammad Talal Hashmi|
|Running time||40 minutes|
|Original network||Hum Sitaray|
|Picture format||1080i (16:9 HDTV)|
|Original release||September 13, 2014 –|
The program aired one episode every week on Hum Sitaray Saturday night at 9:10 p.m PST from Season 1-3.Season 4 aired on Hum TV every Sunday 10.20pm .Season 5 premiered on 15 July 2018 on Hum TV every Sunday 9.10pm .While the finale is to air on 7 October 2018 concluding season 5 with 13 episodes. The show opens with HSY's monologue, then transitions into guests' introductions, concluding with their interview and fun interactive segments. The show debut episode attracted positive reviews from television critics and received millions of viewership in Pakistan. It is aired in Europe at 9:00 pm on Hum Europe.
|Season||Episode No||Guest||Original Broadcasting Network||Timings|
|Season 1 (Premiere)||Episode 1||Fawad Khan & Mahira Khan||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 1||Episode 2||Ayesha Khan & Hamza Ali Abbasi||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 1||Episode 3||Ayesha Omar & Maria Wasti||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 1||Episode 4||Bilal Lashari & Reema Khan||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 1||Episode 5||Umer Sharif & Mehreen Syed||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 1||Episode 6||Ali Azmat & Bushra Ansari||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 1||Episode 7||Saba Qamar & Adnan Siddiqui||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 1||Episode 8||Saba Hameed & Meesha Shafi||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 1||Episode 9||Mehwish Hayat & Ahsan Khan||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 1||Episode 10||Deepak Perwani & Vaneeza Ahmad||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 1||Episode 11||Zeba Bakhtiyar & Humayun Saeed||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 1||Episode 12||Iman Ali & Shahzad Raza||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 1 (Finale)||Episode 13||Javed Sheikh & Resham||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 2 (Premier)||Episode 1||Imran Abbas & Sanam Jung||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 2||Episode 2||Ayeza Khan & Danish Taimoor||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Seaaon 2||Episode 3||Juggan Kazim & Moammar Rana||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 2||Episode 4||Sanam Saeed & Junaid Khan||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 2||Episode 5||Farhan Saeed & Urwa Hocane||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 2||Episode 6||Sarwat Gillani & Fahad Mustafa||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 2||Episode 7||Vasay Chaudhary & Hadiqa Kiyani||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 2||Episode 8||Aamina Sheikh & Mohib Mirza||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 2||Episode 9||Zainab Qayyum & Noor Hassan||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 2||Episode 10||Cybil Chaudhary & Asrar Shah||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 2||Episode 11||Ahmed Ali Butt & Fatima Khan||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 2 (Finale)||Episode 12||Mawra Hocane & Azfar Rehman||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9.10pm|
|Season 3 (Premier)||Episode 1||Ahmed Shehzad & Shoaib Malik||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9pm|
|Season 3||Episode 2||Maya Ali & Osman Khalid Butt||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9pm|
|Season 3||Episode 3||Sonya Jehan & Asim Raza||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9pm|
|Seaaon 3||Episode 4||Hareem Farooq & Gohar Rasheed||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9pm|
|Season 3||Episode 5||Tapu Javeri & Nadia Hussain||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9pm|
|Season 3||Episode 6||Mohsin Abbas Haider & Yasir Hussain||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9pm|
|Season 3||Episode 7||Sanam Baloch & Abdullah Farhatullah||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9pm|
|Season 3||Episode 8||Zahid Ahmed & Amna Ilyas||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9pm|
|Season 3||Episode 9||Uzair Jaswal & Umair Jaswal||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9pm|
|Season 3||Episode 10||Nabila Maqsood & Asad-Ul-Haq||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9pm|
|Season 3||Episode 11||Ali Zeeshan & Anoushey Ashraf||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9pm|
|Season 3 (Finale)||Episode 12||Alyy Khan & Sana Bucha||Hum Sitaray||Saturday 9pm|
|Season 4 (Premier)||Episode 1||Ainy Jaffri & Osman Khalid Butt||Hum TV||Sunday 10.20pm|
|Season 4||Episode 2||Ayesha Khan & Azfar Rehman||Hum TV||Sunday 10.20pm|
|Season 4||Episode 3||Alishba Yousuf & Syra Yousuf||Hum TV||Sunday 10.20pm|
|Season 4||Episode 4||Feroze Khan & Humaima Malik||Hum TV||Sunday 10.20pm|
|Season 4||Episode 5||Mira Sethi & Adnan Malik||Hum TV||Sunday 10.20pm|
|Season 4||Episode 6||Sanam Saeed & Aamina Sheikh||Hum TV||Sunday 10.20pm|
|Season 4||Episode 7||Urwa Hocane, Mawra Hocane & Farhan Saeed||Hum TV||Sunday 10.20pm|
|Season 4||Episode 8||Zhalay Sarhadi & Ahmed Ali Akbar||Hum TV||Sunday 10.20pm|
|Season 4||Episode 9||Mikaal Zulfiqar & Ushna Shah||Hum TV||Sunday 10.20pm|
|Season 4||Episode 10||Sonya Hussain & Yasir Hussain||Hum TV||Sunday 10.20pm|
|Season 4||Episode 11||Aiman Khan & Muneeb Butt||Hum TV||Sunday 10.20pm|
|Season 4||Episode 12||Mahira Khan & Hamza Ali Abbasi||Hum TV||Sunday 10.20pm|
|Season 4 (Finale)||Episode 13||Bilal Ashraf & Gohar Rasheed||Hum TV||Sunday 10.20pm|
|Season 5 (Premier)||Episode 1||Wasim Akram & Shoaib Akhtar||Hum TV||Sunday 9.10pm|
|Season 5||Episode 2||Veena Malik & Meera||Hum TV||Sunday 9.10pm|
|Season 5||Episode 3||Sohai Ali Abro & Adnan Sarwar||Hum TV||Sunday 9.10pm|
|Season 5||Episode 4||Ali Safina, Ali Gul Pir,Dino & Khalid Malik||Hum TV||Sunday 9.10pm|
|Season 5||Episode 5||Ali Kazmi & Juggan Kazim||Hum TV||Sunday 9.10pm|
|Season 5||Episode 6||Mehwish Hayat & Nabeel Qureshi||Hum TV||Sunday 9.10pm|
|Season 5||Episode 7||Aijaz Aslam & Adnan Siddiqui||Hum TV||Sunday 9.10pm|
|Season 5||Episode 8||Zainab Qayum & Vaneeza Ahmad||Hum TV||Sunday 9.10pm|
|Season 5||Episode 9||Sadaf Kanwal & Amna Ilyas||Hum TV||Sunday 9.10pm|
|Season 5||Episode 10||Ayesha Omar & Azfar Rehman||Hum TV||Sunday 9.10pm|
|Season 5||Episode 11||Iqra Aziz & Minal Khan||Hum TV||Sunday 9.10pm|
|Season 5||Episode 12||Momina Mustehsan & Asim Azher||Hum TV||Sunday 9.10pm|
|Season 5 (Finale)||Episode 13||Hareem Farooq & Ali Rehman Khan||Hum TV||Sunday 9.10pm|
In Pakistan talk shows mainly from news origins not from entertainment industry. It has been very less that country produced late-night, prime time or daytime entertainment talk shows that follows the International level standard and material. Tonite with HSY premiered on September 13, 2014. In an interview HSY said; "I have been offered shows many times before but I never had the time," says HSY, "I love TV and everyone knows that I love talking, so it seemed like a great time to start this up." Hassan who is not only famous but also is one of the most prominent and most reputed fashion designer of Pakistan. He has completes his 20 years in fashion industry and mark his television debut with his very own this show. According to HSY, show will be an escape from the daily hustle bustle of life and will be a completely different platform for the host and guests to converse in.
About the show
In an interview HSY said:
There is a lot of despair in our country and TV in Pakistan is a constant reminder of all the wrong things happening in our part of the world. This new show is one way to get people to focus on the positive and take a break from all the negativity in our lives. The new show is based on an entirely new format; it’s literally like walking into my house and having a chat with me. The set is very creatively designed and looks just like my house; hence, it is an ideal place to have intimate conversations with yours truly.
About the format of show Hassan said: "My vision is beyond Koffee With Karan. Tonite with HSY will neither be digging for gossip nor will it promote or project upcoming projects, it is a platform for the masses to get to know who our celebrities are and what they think about topics that do not necessarily pertain to their jobs." Show will air once a week for an hour or about 40 minutes, the show will be a completely entertainment for people.
Opening of episodes usually includes a brief introduction of invited guest and then beginning interactive talk among host and guest, usually after fifteen minutes or more shows main portion begins. The show follow three different segments, as follows:
Love em Hate em is a section in guest are shown different celebrities pictures, and with in five second they have to tell for each picture either they Love or Hate that individual.
Ajnabi Kaun Ho Tum is a second segments in which each present guest will receive an anonymous phone call from family, friends and colleagues for which they have to guess the name of caller without asking caller's name.
Tarka is a third and final round in which Question and Answers session is panned, guests will be given Questions written on ballot and they have to crossfire each other by asking questions one by one.
Shows debut episode premiered on September 13, 2014 which features Pakistan two most prominent and famous faces, Mahira Khan and Fawad Khan. Without any self introduction HSY, spontaneously conducts the interview with the guest and follows the show arranged format. Mahira and Fawad were asked about their life, success and achievements after their ground breaking serial Humsafar. HSY then starts shows three segments, starting from Mahira to Fawad, Mahira won the game and was given PKR 50, 000 voucher/gift-hamper from Contradictions furniture store.
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