Get ready for a cinematic treat like never before as Netflix takes a plunge into the vibrant world of Pakistani entertainment with its first original series, “Jo Bachay Hain Sang Samait Lo.” The streaming giant has successfully assembled a star-studded ensemble of 14 acclaimed actors, leaving fans ecstatic and eager for its much-anticipated release.
The series, based on Farhat Ishtiaq’s bestselling novel from 2013, promises a captivating narrative that spans across continents. With filming set to sweep across picturesque locations in Pakistan, Italy, and the UK, the show is poised to offer a visual and storytelling extravaganza. It’s not just the locations that are grabbing attention – the cast is truly a dream ensemble. The magnetic pairing of Fawad Khan and Mahira Khan, last seen together in the record-breaking Pakistani film “The Legend of Maula Jatt,” is all set to reignite the screen. And that’s not all; joining them is the charismatic Hamza Ali Abbasi, completing a trio that left an indelible mark in the hearts of cinema enthusiasts.
But the star power doesn’t stop there. The ensemble cast includes familiar faces like Sanam Saeed, Ahad Raza Mir, Bilal Ashraf, Maya Ali, Hania Aamir, Iqra Aziz, Khushaal Khan, Samina Ahmed, Omair Rana, and Nadia Jamil. The narrative follows Sikandar, a Harvard law student whose life takes an unexpected turn, and Liza, a gifted artist grappling with a complex past. Their paths cross in the romantic backdrop of Italy, and the story unfolds into a captivating journey of love, redemption, and self-discovery.
Produced by Momina Duraid Films and FZ – LLC, with Momina Duraid at the helm as showrunner, this venture is already causing ripples of excitement across the entertainment industry. The Pakistani original has been commissioned by Netflix’s Middle East and North Africa team, demonstrating the streaming giant’s commitment to bringing diverse and compelling narratives to global audiences.
While the streaming date remains a tantalizing secret, one thing is clear – “Jo Bachay Hain Sang Samait Lo” is set to be a game-changer, bridging cultures and captivating hearts worldwide. Stay tuned for updates on this exciting journey into a world where storytelling knows no bounds.