To Sohail Hashmi, the world has been laid out like a stage and he has performed to the best of his abilities on it and still continues to do so.
From presenting on radio to acting and direction, then going into television production of telefilms, documentaries, situational comedies, then working on corporate voiceovers for television and radio. Then evolving into a talk show host: Unwind with Sohail Hashmi for Pakistan Television, Hashmi has very nearly, seen it all.
His corporate experience ranges from working in British Telecom in the UK, to being Director Marketing PTV in Pakistan and also launching PTV Prime Television in the USA while being based in New York. At one point, he was also heading the Publicis advertising agency in Karachi, Pakistan.
Hashmi was also chosen to attend the Berlin Film Festival as a TV Director to represent Pakistan as a guest of the German government due to his direction of the detective series H.I.T. (Hifazat Intelligence Team) broadcast on GEO TV along with his production of the documentaries The Voice of Pakistan, which was broadcast on the Indus TV Network.