Actresses are the life to any venture, they add glamour to the entire frame, out of the lot two such actress are Sidra Batool and Kurba Khan who have new projects in their plates. These two Pakistani actresses have recently entered the film industry; Sidra Batool will be doing a comedy Pakistani movie ‘Halla Gulla’ whereas Kurba Khan is making a debut in a Bollywood movie ‘Welcome to Karachi’.
Pakistani model and actor Kubra Khan (also known as Rabia Khan), played the role of a bank manager in the recently released Pakistani film, ‘Na Maloom Afraad’, has stepped up in her career now and is all set to make her Bollywood debut with film ‘Welcome to Karachi’. She is playing the lead girl with Arshad Warsi and Jackky Bhagnani, the director himself approached her by seeing some of her work but she had to go through some regular auditions for the team to like her work.
According to Times of India, Irrfan Khan was initially approached to play the lead male role, but he refused when he found out that Kubra Khan was playing the lead female role. The actor apparently wanted Bollywood actor Nargis Fakhri to be cast opposite him. Kubra was recently seen in Pakistani movie ‘Na Maloom Afraad’ in which she was seen as the side actress. She didn’t have much of a role but yet she managed to capture the audience’s attention. ‘Welcome to Karachi’ is expected to release in 2015.
On the other hand ‘Halla Gulla’ is an upcoming Pakistani romantic comedy film directed by Kamran Akbar Khan and produced by Hanif Mohammad. The film stars Javed Sheikh, Ismail Tara, Ghazala Javed, Asim Mehmood, Muneeb and Sidra Batool in lead roles. Sidra Batool has recently been acting in some of ARY Digital dramas like ‘Arranged Marriage’ ‘Haq Meher’ and ‘Parvarish’ and is doing quite well. In some dramas she is acting as a negative character while in some she is the sweet innocent girl.
She definitely knows how to switch in her characters, this is an art and what an actor is known for. ‘Halla Gulla’ is probably her first movie and it seems like an interesting movie to watch and the film makers are emphasizing the movie will be the first solid entertainment film in Pakistan. One of the songs which are the item song ‘Ishq Kamla’ has been released which seems to have some catchy tunes for its viewers.
After a series of Lollywood blockbusters that has been released lately, ‘Halla Gulla’ is going to join the pack but let’s see if this movie will leave an impression or not. The movie is expected to release on 15th February 2015. Lets keep our fingers crossed to see what these two beautiful ladies Kubra and Sidra Batool will bring forward for us.