Sohail Hashmi has been a prominent name in the media circles of Pakistan, especially in terms of the broadcast media. He has been a known presenter on radio and has been popular among the radio listeners who listen to radio while driving to work in the morning. Although his radio program on FM 89 was basically in English, his flawless vocabulary and natural accent made him popular among the radio listeners.
Sohail has also been an active contributor towards TV, with many of his dramas being shown on different TV channels. His most recent drama serial has been HIT (Geo TV), which he has directed and produced at the same time. Other dramas in which he has worked as a director and producer include 'Dil Ka Kya Hai' (TV One), telefilm 'Handsome Ghost' (Hum TV), 'Chingari' (Hum TV), 'Aks' (Hum TV) and 'Natalia' (Geo TV) among many others
Besides these projects, Sohail has also acted in plays among which 'Early Days' (Geo TV) has been the most prominent.