Hisham Syed has been involved in TV drama direction for the past two decades nearly and since then he has produced and directed a large number of TV plays, which became immensely popular among the viewers. While the list of his earlier dramas is not available, he has a long list of plays to his name even after the introduction of private channels in Pakistan.
Hisham has directed a number of drama serials as well as telefilms, which have all been given due recognition by the audiences. As an independent director, his first few dramas on the private channels were aired on Indus Vision. These include drama serials 'Ehsaas' and 'Naina' as well as the telefilm 'Chaal'. The dramas he directed later on were mostly aired on Hum TV.
His most recently directed dramas mostly include telefilms and plays for special occasions. The telefilms directed by him for Hum TV include 'Aas', 'Jaaney Do' and 'Once Upon a Time'. He also directed a drama serial called 'Tumharey Baad' as well as a long play 'Pheeki' and special Eid play 'Pal Bhar Main'.