Danish Nawaz

SIR KALAM successful run on 1st May in Karachi

After a successful run in Islamabad, The Insane Productions performed SIR KALAM in Karachi, a dark comedy theater play by Saiban Khaliq, produced by ISPR at the Karachi Arts Council, on May 1st.

Sir Kalam Karachi Run

Top celebrities and socialites were present at the red carpet event, some of whom included renowned actors and models included Ahad Raza Mir, Asif Raza Mir, Muzna Ebarhim, Syed Tipu Sharif, Danish Nawaz,Naeem Haque, Hania Aamir, Kasim Khan just to name a few.

Sir Kalam Play

Danish Nawaz at the Premiere

The play stars Shamayale Khattak, Aymen Shuja Zuberi, Sardar Osman, Zainab Raja, Tayyab Anwar, Sarmad Bashir, Saiban Khaliq and Wasiq Ali Zia. A famous playwright, Mansoor Kalam, shares the secret “formula” of becoming a successful playwright in Pakistan. He shares this “formula” by giving examples of 3 of his award winning screenplays. While he shares this technique, he is confronted by an obsessed fan who makes Mansoor Kalam wonder; “Can a story, change someone’s life?” This is a story of a commercial playwright who writes meaningless and overly glamorized stories that only serve the purpose of making money.

Sir Kalam Play

Hania at the Premiere

Khaliq has taken his theatre plays across the nation on multiple occasions. Having previously written and directed 9 theatre plays, he now brings ‘Sir Kalam’ to the Karachi Arts council. The play will continue till the 10th of May.

Sir Kalam Play

Muzna Ebrahim at the Premiere

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Wrong No. is the Right No. for Lollywood

On 15th July premiere of Wrong No. held at Nueplex Cinemas which was attended by the whole cast of the film and many other socialites and celebrities including Ali Safina, Hira Tareen, Saba Hameed, Ayesha Omer, Urwa Hocane, Farhan Saeed, Neelum Muneer, Sarwat Gilani, Nadia Hussain, Sadaf Kanwal, Javeria Abbasi.

Danish Taimoor, Sohai Ali Khan and Janita Asma

Danish Taimoor, Sohai Ali Khan and Janita Asma

Farhan Saeed with Urwa Hocane,Ayesha Omer,Tooba Siddiqui with Nida Yasir

Farhan Saeed with Urwa Hocane,Ayesha Omer,Tooba Siddiqui with Nida Yasir

Wrong No. is a directorial debut of Yasir Nawaz and produced by YNH Films and ARY Films in Pakistan. There is a good amount of buzz about the movie these days on all social media platforms. So I was super excited for this movie.

By the look at the poster, it looks like a love triangle between Danish Taimoor, Sohai Ali and Janita Asma but it is not. Danish Taimoor played double role in the movie. One is Sallu, who is a son of butcher and trying to escape his family to become an actor while his lookalike Sheheryar is a son of a business tycoon.

Javed Sheikh played Sallu’s father role and the audience had a laugh riot whenever he appeared on the screen. Sohai Ali Abro is Sallu’s neighbor who is madly in love with him while Janita Asma is a confused secretary at the Sheheryar’s company.

Danish Nawaz and his gang has done great job to make people laugh with their punch lines, especially his dialogue ‘Kuch Nahi Hua’.

Shafqat Cheema played a villain in this movie but he has a very small screen time.

There are 6 songs in the movie. Tooba Siddiqui has made guest appearance in the song ‘Jhannan Jhannan’ which was shot beautifully while ‘Selfiyaan’ will be the most popular song of the movie cos it has catchy lyrics.

I think Wrong No. will beat Bin Roye on the Box Office cos its already leading all the way Advance Status in Pakistan.

Overall it was fun watching it. I didn’t feel like I was watching some comedy drama. Yasir Nawaz has done a great job. Best thing about the movie was audience was laughing till the end. During Eid holidays people want entertainment and this movie has got it all.

One word review of Wrong No. ‘funtastic’

Rating: 4/5