The well acclaimed drama director Sarmad Khoosat is set to make his big screen directorial debut with biopic of controversial Urdu writer Saadat Hussain Manto. The movie stars Sarmad Khoosat as Manto, Sania Saeed as his wife and Saba Qamar as Noor Jehan in leading roles while Mahira Khan, Humayoun Saeed, Savera Pasha, and Faisal Qureshi will also do cameo roles.
The versatile actress @TheMahiraKhan playing an idiosyncratic Monkey’s Master (Madari) role in Manto #GeoFilms pic.twitter.com/wPVmxTXszv
— MantoTheFilm (@MantoTheFilm) August 3, 2015
The Bin Roye’s leading actor Mahira Khan’s role has not been much disclosed in the movie yet but the official Twitter account of the movie says, “The versatile actress Mahira Khan playing an idiosyncratic Monkey’s Master (Madari) role in Manto.”
The film is produced by Asif Raza Meer.
Have a look at the first look posters;
Mostly people consider #Manto as irresponsible family head, but he was indeed a loving father and husband #GeoFilms pic.twitter.com/C6cQu30k2L
— MantoTheFilm (@MantoTheFilm) August 4, 2015
Behind every successful man: Not easy loving men like #Manto…Safiya Manto is essayed by nuanced actress Sania Saeed pic.twitter.com/QuLRWRucdz
— MantoTheFilm (@MantoTheFilm) February 28, 2015
@faysalquraishi @NEELAMMUNEER1 and #YasraRizvi on the sets of #MANTO @KhoosatSarmad pic.twitter.com/Tap3ULes6s
— MantoTheFilm (@MantoTheFilm) December 18, 2014
MANTO AB BHI ZINDA HAI. #MantoTheFilm #Manto #GeoFilms @KhoosatSarmad #thewriter #BabarJaved #PakistaniCinema pic.twitter.com/YaR9Y5biZ1
— MantoTheFilm (@MantoTheFilm) August 1, 2015