Rizwas Wasti was one of the legends of the Pakistani media. He belonged to a highly educated family, and ventured in to the media via Pakistani Radio, in which he used to lend his voice to various different programs. He had also acted in various different plays on PTV, but his performance in Shama was his catalyst to fame.
By profession, he was a lawyer, but it was his voice that set him apart. His baritone voice can be considered as one of the most obvious reasons for his success, as he used it on Radio Pakistan to great effect. Rizwan died at the age of 74, due to brain hemorrhage. He had done his Bachelor's from SM Law College and entered the media as an English newscaster. He also made a performance in a movie, entitled Insaaf aur Qanoon. He has played over 200 various different roles in dramas such as Afshan, Shaheen and Khuda Ki Basti.