Gohar Rasheed has been on a roll. From being part of the most anticipated movies to gripping upcoming dramas, the ‘Laapata’ actor has several exciting projects in the pipeline. Another one added to the list is ‘Jhindo’, featuring Gohar, Humaima Malick, Hajra Yamin and Saleem Mairaj. It is directed by ‘Pehli Si Muhabbat‘’s Anjum Shahzad and written by Kurbaan.
Telling us some interesting details, the actor exclusively spoke to Galaxy Lollywood about the drama ‘Jhindo’, his character and the working experience.
Showing his eagerness, Gohar described his character as “something which has never been seen before on Pakistani television”. He said: “For the first time I will be doing a triple role and that’s one thing I am very excited about. In terms of looks, the character is very regal.”
He further added: “The way Anjum Shahzad has shot it is going to be actually very interesting to watch.”
‘Ishqiya’ actor described his experience of working with Humaima, Hajra and Saleem as “fantastic”. He said: “All three of them are veterans in their own genres and crafts.”
It’s the second time he will be seen sharing the screen with ‘Arth’ actress, Humaima, as they will also be seen in the much-awaited movie; ‘The Legends of Maula Jatt’. Gohar said: “It was an absolute pleasure of working with her both times.”
Talking about working with Hajra and Saleem, he said: “Hajra is a bomb of talent and she always used to surprise me in the scene. She is great. Saleem Mairaj is a mairaj of acting, performance and craft. It was an absolute learning experience for me.”
He further added: “It was a delight to be on set with all three of them. It was a healthy and productive competition, which is good for the overall project. I had a great experience, love all of them.”
Most parts of the show were shot in Karachi and some parts of it in Bahawalpur deserts. It will highlight women empowerment, feudalism and touch upon several other issues. It will be a mix of many genres; family drama, thriller and action. Gohar describes: “The writer, Kurbaan was able to keep a balance of everything”.
He further confirms that the shooting has been completed. “The date is yet to be announced, however, it will be released soon.”
Other upcoming projects
Recently Gohar announced an upcoming 7th Sky Production drama, ‘Jannat Say Aagay’ which is directed by Haseeb Hassan and will feature Kubra Khan, Ramsha Khan and Talha Chahour along with him.
He also has three upcoming movies; the long-awaited ‘The Legends of Maula Jatt’, ‘Money Back Guarantee’ and ‘Kambakht’.
It will be exciting for the fans to see Gohar play three characters in a drama and keep up the form.