Waheed Murad also known as `Chocolate Hero’, was a Pakistani film actor, producer and script writer. He graduated from the S.M.Arts College Karachi, and then earned a masters degree in English literature from University of Karachi.
He started his film career in a cameo in 1959 in the film Saathi when he was 21 years old. One of his films, Armaan, which was produced by him, was a great success. He acted in 125 feature films and earned 32 film awards.