Superstar is a “feel good” story of love, passion, ambition, heartbreak and the cost one has to bear to achieve their heart’s desires. The story highlights the main characters’ struggle to find the true meaning of the word superstar, the price they have to pay and the sacrifices they have to make to be successful.
Momina and Duraid Films and HUM Films hosted a star-studded premiere of the most anticipated film of the year, Superstar at Nueplex Cinema, DHA. The Red Carpet premiere was attended by the who’s who of Pakistan’s entertainment landscape including Zeba Bakhtiar, Bushra Ansari, Sarwat Gillani, Fahad Mirza, Adnan Siddiqui, Imran Ashraf, Nida Yasir, Ahad Raza Mir, Sajal Aly, Asim Azhar, Urwa Hocane, Mawra Hocane, Farhan Saeed, Momal Sheikh, Shahzad Sheikh and many others. Apart from the lead cast of the movie, the event was also attended by movie buffs and film critics.
Following the star-studded premiere, the attendees were treated with viewing the film which was received with great applause and appreciation. Superstar, featuring the gorgeous Mahira Khan and the dashing Bilal Ashraf in lead roles is a “feel good” story of love, passion, ambition, heartbreak and the cost one has to bear to achieve their heart’s desires.
The story highlights the main characters’ struggle to find the true meaning of the word superstar, the price they have to pay and the sacrifices they have to make to be successful. Amongst all the glitz and glamour, the film also highlights how important it is to nurture and preserve theatre to find true artists. It also reinforces the point that art should not have boundaries and should flourish on love, affection and dedication rather than hate, envy and deceit.
M&D Films’ Superstar offers a high cinematic experience with its engaging script, immaculate direction, superb display of acting and soulful melodies. Superstar is a one-of-its-kind romantic movie in the new wave of Pakistani cinema and will surely leave an everlasting impact on its audiences round the globe.
Produced under the banner of Momina and Duraid films, Superstar is directed by ace director Ehteshamuddin of the Udaari and Sadqay Tumhare fame; dialogues are written by Ali and Mustafa Afridi. The film’s screenplay and music are by the talented Azaan Sami Khan, who previously wowed everyone with his music talent in Parwaaz Hai Junoon. Apart from the lead pair, Superstar boasts a stellar cast including the industry’s bigwigs Nadeem Baig, Jawed Sheikh, Marina Khan, Asma Abbas, Saife Hassan, Alizay Shah, Ali Kazmi and Waqar, and special appearances from the likes of Hania Amir, Saira Shehroz, Osman Khalid Butt, Kubra Khan and Mani. The film will be released on Eid-ul-Azha, 2019 under the banner of HUM Films.