LAHORE – Aug 30, 2017: Set to add another milestone to the revival of the country’s film industry, the new Pakistani romantic comedy ‘Punjab Nahi Jaungi’ premiered in Lahore’s CineStar Theater ahead of Eid-ul-Azha. The star-studded event was attended by the film’s cast and crew, showbiz heavyweights, other industry notables and senior management of Bank Alfalah, the film’s main sponsor. The film’s debut screening proved to be a hit, receiving a positive response from the audience. Punjab Nahi Jaungi
Directed by Nadeem Baig, ‘Punjab Nahi Jaungi’ is the latest romantic comedy from the makers of ‘Jawani Phir Nahi Ani’, a 2015 comedy blockbuster. Scripted by Khalil-ur-Rehman Qamar, the Bank Alfalah-sponsored movie centers on a love triangle involving Humayun Saeed, Mehwish Hayat and Urwa Hocane as lead actors. Other notable stars cast in the movie include Ahmed Ali Butt, Saba Hameed, Sohail Ahmed, Azfar Rehman and Naveed Shehzad.
The movie, which promises to be full of entertainment, is set to release across cinemas nationwide this Eid-ul-Azha.
“Bank Alfalah has been a strong supporter of the creative and fine arts, as well as innovation, in Pakistan,” said Aly Mustansir, Chief Marketing Officer, Bank Alfalah. “The revival of our film industry has always been important for us. The bank has lent support not only to established banners, but also to new filmmakers through the Rising Talent platform.”
Bank Alfalah has a reputation for supporting film, fashion, innovation and sports through its Rising Talent platform, as well as other channels. Thanks to the bank’s support, many filmmakers, fashion designers, innovators and sportsmen have had the opportunity to showcase their talent and boost their careers.