The multifaceted actor Imran Ashraf has always fascinated with his amazing selection of work – be it an irritating and selfish damaad in Faltu Larki, a supportive devar in Khuda Mera Bhi Hai to a challenging transgender, Shammu in Alif Allah aur Insaan he has never failed to leave his mark on viewers.
The actor is back again with yet another entertaining performance in Kashif Nisar’s much-anticipated drama serial, Lashkara.
Written by the veteran Zafar Mairaj of Dumpukht and O Rangreza fame, the drama serial has studded cast including Mohsin Abbas Haider, Ushna Shah and Saba Hamid in pivotal roles.
The first teaser of the drama serial has already been out introducing Ushna Shah as the most ‘gorgeous girl’ in town and Mohsin Abbas Haider and Imran Ashraf as her lovers. The teaser beautifully depicted the lives of locals of interior Lahore and after getting a glimpse of interesting characters in the promo we really can’t wait for the drama to kick off soon.
Imran Ashraf in his latest rendezvous with Celebdhaba talked about his role in Lashkara.
“I play a role of a street-lover in the drama. Although he is known for all bad things happening in mohallah but by heart he is a gentleman. His life takes a turn when he falls in love and from there on wards begins an interesting transformation in his character,” the actor stated.
The actor also added that viewers would get a chance to see the true beauty of Punjab in drama.
“Basically, Lashkara is a love story but viewers will find of a true essence of Punjab in it. It features myriad of interesting characters like chulbuli Bubli(Ushna Shah), a typical mama’s boy Feeka (Mohsin Abbas Haider) and a shokha gunda(Imran Ashraf). Each one of them has an interesting part to play in the story which will hook the viewers from the start,” he added.
Imran Ashraf while praising the director, Kashif Nisar, said that he got best out of his actors.
“The biggest advantage of working with Kashif bhai is that he gets best out of you – if you are a bad actor he’ll make you act well and, by chance you are a good actor then he’ll make you standout with a brilliant performance. I, truly, believe that he is one of the finest directors of Pakistan,” Imran added.
The shoot of Lashkara has already been done and it is expected to air on ARY Digital soon.