Lux Style Awards
Begum Gul Bakaoli Sarfarosh
The 15th Lux Style Awards ceremony, presented by Lux to honor the best in fashion, music, films and Pakistani television of 2015, took place on July 29, 2016 at Expo Center, Karachi, Sindh beginning at 7:30 p.m. PST. During the ceremony, LUX presented the Lux Style Awards (commonly referred as LSA) in four segments including Film, Fashion, Television, and Music. The ceremony was televised in Pakistan by Geo Entertainment (on 20 August 2016 at 7 pm) and produced by Lux Unilever Pakistan.
TV production and direction was done by Team NJ.
The nominees for the 15th Lux Style Awards were announced on May 30, 2016, at 9:30 p.m. PST (21:30 UTC), at the Mövenpick Hotel Karachi in Karachi, Sindh, by actors Ahmed Ali Butt, Adnan Malik, Yasir Hussain and Mahira Khan. For the first time in Lux Style Awards history, Supporting Roles and Singing categories were introduced in Film section. Voting lines were set open in twelve categories on July 4, 2016 and were closed on July 26, announcing the ceremony date.
When the nominations were announced, actor Ahmed Ali Butt was nominated in Best Actor category, however Butt stated in a press release that his part in the film was of a supporting role and not main, with Lux also agreeing with his decision and later moved his nomination in Supporting Actor category. Actor Danish Taimoor, who was second in line behind Butt was replaced with his nominations.
Winners are listed first in boldface:
|Best Film||Best Director|
|Best Actor||Best Actress|
|Best Supporting Actor||Best Supporting Actress|
|Best Playback Singer - Male||Best Playback Singer - Female|
|Best Television Play||Best Television Director|
|Best Television Actor||Best Television Actress|
|Best Television Writer||Best Original Soundtrack|
|Best Album Of the Year||Best Song of the Year|
|Best Music Video Director||Best Emerging Talent in Music|