Sonakshi Sinha starrer Noor's trailer is out and it's everything Saba Imtiaz hoped for!

Published: March 7, 2017
The film is based on Pakistani author Saba Imtiaz's bestselling novel. PHOTO: TWIITER/FARIDOON SHAHRYAR

The film is based on Pakistani author Saba Imtiaz's bestselling novel. PHOTO: TWIITER/FARIDOON SHAHRYAR

Sonakshi Sinha starrer Noor, is an adaption of the novel Karachi You’re Killing Me by Pakistani author Saba Imtiaz – and the trailer is finally out.

Sonakshi, earlier today, hinted at the release of the trailer on her Twitter account.

She posted: “Hi! I’m . Get a peek into my life coz the is out SOON! Eeeee so excited!

Followed by her previous tweet, Sonakshi revealed the trailer of the movie.

She posted: “ Aaaand the is here. Proud & excited! @ is really close to my heart. Hope you guys like it.”

Soon after the trailer was released, Saba took to Twitter to express her excitement and joy.

She posted: “@ is adapted from Karachi, You’re Killing Me! – borrow/buy/read the book/ask me about Saad/ before the film releases!”

In the next tweet, she was thrilled beyond words!

And she literally loved everything about it!

“While the book – a coming-of-age story of a journalist named Ayesha Khan — is set in Karachi, Noor will be based in Mumbai and has the eponymous Noor Roy Chaudhary, a 20-something journalist, at its centre,” a close source to the movie, was quoted as saying, reports Mumbai Mirror.

“It’s a beautiful story that follows Noor as she navigates relationships, career, aspirations, life choices, infatuations and body image issues. Every girl will relate to her,” added the source.

Revealed: Sonakshi Sinha’s first look in Bollywood adaptation of ‘Karachi You’re Killing Me’

However, Sonakshi denied that she will be playing Pakistani journalist. She previously said: “All I can say is that I am not playing a Pakistani journalist in the film. The film is based on a book, which is written by a Pakistani author. The story has been adapted into a Mumbai backdrop.”

Saba, herself confirmed that the movie is not exactly like the book but an adaptation of it.

A Twitter user asked the author:

To which Saba replied and clarified: “I didn’t do the adaptation but its based off it, not an exact version. @

Noor is slated to release on April 21.

You can watch the trailer here:

Have something to add in the story? Share it in the comments below. 

Facebook Conversations

Reader Comments (2)

  • Saad
    Mar 8, 2017 - 4:35AM

    Typical Indians. Either they steal, copy or adapt your ideas. But have now brains of their own to make their own movie or music. Recommend

  • Rk singh
    Mar 8, 2017 - 8:51AM

    Great achievement for such a young lady. Congrats Saba Imtiaz.Recommend

More in Art and Books