Anwar Maqsood is a very popular playwright, host, television actor, humorist, painter and a poet. His contribution and dedication to the entertainment industry of Pakistan is unquestionable, as he has served in the media for over 35 years. Anwar Maqsood received his early education in Aurangabad, and after entering the media, has worked in a variety of different television shows aired on PTV.
Anwar Maqsood has enjoyed success with several of his plays and poems, and it can be said that his contribution with the media is genetic. His family comprises of highly esteemed literary academics such as Zohra Nigah and Fatima Suraiyya Bajia.