‘Abdullahpur Ka Devdas’, a present billed as a charming mix of affection, friendship and poetic drama, will air on Zindagi channel on February 26.
Directed by Anjum Shahzad and written by Shahid Dogar, the 13-episode sequence stars Bilal Abbas, Raza Talish and Sarah Khan. It’s produced by Shailja Kejriwal.
Set in a small city, “Abdullahpur Ka Devdas” is the coming-of-age story of Fakhar (Abbas) and Kashif (Talish), two greatest associates unknowingly in love with the identical lady, Gulbano (Khan).
“Nonetheless, Gulbano’s fantasies have been captured by an nameless poet named Devdas. Because the plot progresses, Kashif reveals himself to be Devdas, changing into the thing of Gulbano’s need. Unbeknown to her, the true Devdas is Fakhar,” the makers mentioned in a press launch.
Shahzad mentioned “Abdullahpur Ka Devdas” is greater than only a love story.
“Love and Devdas are two sides of the identical coin. Whether or not it is the traditional Devdas or the trendy ‘Abdullahpur ka Devdas‘, real love is on the coronary heart of each tales.
“Shailja Kejriwal (Producer, India) was as a key individual in making this story occur. Zindagi has been a unbelievable platform for cross-cultural storytelling. I’m wanting ahead for beneficial suggestions from our associates in India,” the director mentioned in an announcement.
The upcoming sequence delves into the human coronary heart, showcasing how love’s highs may also convey surprising turns and deceit, mentioned Kejriwal.
“I can not wait so that you can expertise the charming storytelling and highly effective performances by our gifted actors, portraying characters that resonate with the common ebb and circulate of affection,” she added.
Khan mentioned she had a beautiful expertise engaged on a novel script with a gifted bunch of individuals.
“The director, Anjum Shahzad labored on each miniscule facet of the present that made me wish to painting Gulbano on the most capability. It’s extremely thrilling to know its launch on Zindagi; Indian viewers has all the time been beneficiant with their love, and I’m eagerly anticipating the response to our heartfelt story,” she mentioned.
“I’m thrilled about ‘Abdullahpur Ka Devdas‘ making its option to Indian screens by means of Zindagi. The entire forged and crew’s perception within the undertaking mirrored the immaculately knit story. This made the filming journey each reasonable while profound,” Talish mentioned.
“Abdullapur Ka Devdas” options tracks akin to “Biba Sada Dil Morr De” by Zain Ali, Zuhaib Ali, Sami Khan, Iqra Manzoor and lyrics recreated by Sami Khan and “Oh Sahib” by Adnan Dhool, Zain & Zohaib and lyrics by Asim Raza.
Savera Nadeem, Anoushay Abbasi, and Noman Ijaz additionally spherical out the forged of the present.