KARACHI: Known for her acting stints in TV serials such as Thoda Sa Aasmaan and Aankh Macholi, Pakistani star Neelam Munir will soon be seen playing the female lead in upcoming movie, Chuppan Chuppai. Talking to The Express Tribune the actor divulged details about the Mohsin Ali directorial.
“We have wrapped up shooting for Chuppan Chuppai but the songs have not been completed as yet and a lot of work still needs to be done,” said Neelam. Without giving away too much about her character, the actor shared that she thoroughly enjoyed being a part of the team. Singing praises about the writer and director, she stated “He really knows how to bring out the best in an actor.”
As of now, Neelam has two projects on hold. She has been offered another Pakistani film, but is unsure whether she will take up the project. She has even been offered a Bollywood film but has not been handed the script yet. Hence, she has no clue whether she will be venturing across the border any time soon.
This week, Neelam will be seen in singer Abrar Ul Haq’s new video song titled Ithe Rakh. “He will be performing at a grand concert in Lahore and will also releasing his new album after nine years.” Neelam will also be present at the concert.
“The video was shot in freezing Lahori winter about three months ago,” Neelam mentioned. Besides her, two other notable names included in the video are Jawad Bashir and Adeel Hashmi.
Published in The Express Tribune, April 30th, 2016.