Zafar Mairaj is a visionary screenwriter in the Pakistani entertainment industry. He primarily writes in Urdu but has also written in Brahui and Balochi. He has written more than 50 TV serials, plays and telefilms for PTV and private networks such as Aaj TVIndus TVGeo EntertainmentARY Digital and Hum TV. His body of work has a remarkable resonance with Pakistani people, as his work remains grounded to the reality of life.

Zafar Mairaj is an active member and advisor of SWAP.