M. Zaheer Khan is a veteran Pakistani director. He is also commonly referred to as Zarak. Zaheer has directed several popular drama serials, such as Shah Jee, while he has also been in the field of productions, with Yeh Toh Hona Hi Tha being one of his productions.
Zaheer started direction in the early 1990's, and has slowly worked his way up to the top. He has worked with legends of the Pakistani media such as Shakeel, Moin Akhtar and Behroze Sabzwari, and is still a very popular director. Other directions by Zaheer Khan include Aania and Badalti Lakeerain. Zaheer Khan has never ventured in to film direction, and cites the dismal state of the Pakistani media as one of the prime reasons for not venturing in this field.