Gear up for these 3 upcoming Pakistani original web series!
For the past couple of years, many well-known names of the Pakistani entertainment industry have been working on different Pakistani web series aiming to be released on an Indian OTT platform.
However, the given sociopolitical tensions between India and Pakistan and the global pandemic had seemed to put a question mark on these projects’ fate.
But finally, we have a treasure trove of 3 original Pakistani web series that are ready to hit the market. The upcoming shows have all of us super excited!
What are these shows all about? Let’s dive into it!
A new Pakistani web series titled ‘Churails,’ directed by Pakistani filmmaker Asim Abbasi, aims to question the hypocrisy of patriarchal societies vanquishing women and their rights, is all set to release on 11th of August.
The series stars Sarwat Gilani, Yasra Rizvi, Nimra Bucha, and Meharbano in the lead, along with an ensemble cast of 15 other actresses, such as Eman Suleman, Sania Saeed, Tara Mehmood, and Hina Bayat, amongst others.
The story is about four women embarking on a journey of self-discovery, empowerment, and sisterhood. They come together to open a covert detective agency to expose their cheating husbands among the city’s elites. The storyline highlights myriad issues such as sexism, child abuse, class domination, and race.
Dhoop Ki Deewar
A web-series that ought to get all Sajal Aly and Ahad Raza Mir fans go crazy with excitement, Dhoop Ki Deewar will be the latest project to star the reel-turned-real-life partners together.
Written by Umera Ahmed of Zindagi Gulzar Hai fame amongst many other hit shows, the series also stars Samiya Mumtaz, Samina Ahmed, Savera Nadeem, and Manzar Sehbai.
Directed by Haseeb Hasan, the story centers around the lives of two teenagers, who are against the milieu of Kashmir and the Pulwama attacks.
A journey that reflects on the lives of families and kids of martyred army officers from both sides of the India-Pakistan border.
Abdullahpur Ka Devdas
Anjum Shahzad is best known for directing some of the most compelling shows on Pakistani television, such as Khaani and several other hits.
The director is all set to release his digital series, Abdullahpur Ka Devdas, starring everyone’s favorites Sarah Khan and Bilal Abbas Khan, in pivotal roles, along with Savera Nadeem, Noman Ijaz, Shahzad Nawaz and Ali Ansari in supporting roles.
Its a love story that also revolves around sacrifice and friendship, with a riveting narrative of love and drama.
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