Aamir Liaquat to play freedom fighter Burhan Wani in upcoming film

Published: April 29, 2019
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Amir Liaquat Hussain. PHOTO: FILE

Amir Liaquat Hussain. PHOTO: FILE

TV host Aamir Liaquat Hussain says he will play Burhan Wani in an upcoming film directed by Ayub Khosa.

A renowned director and actor, Khosa is all set to make a film revolving around Occupied Jammu and Kashmir and the film-maker has roped in Hussain for the lead role.

PHOTO: FILE

PHOTO: FILE

Speaking at a morning show of a private TV channel, Khosa said that the film will highlight the Kashmir issue and will be shot in at the same place. The director did not share more details. “I am hopeful that my co-workers in the industry will definitely support me,” he said.

Burhan Muzaffar Wani

Burhan Muzaffar Wani

The TV host, however, spilled beans on the upcoming project, saying it will focus on the life of the freedom fighter. “I do not consider myself a hero but Burhan Wani was definitely the hero for the Kashmiris,” he shared.

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  • Asad M Faizi
    Apr 30, 2019 - 3:50AM

    Please, no, not Amir Liaquat. Burhan Wani is a hero to all Pakistanis and Kashmiris, and Amir Liaquat is a clown.Recommend

  • JA
    Apr 30, 2019 - 8:26AM

    Aamir Liaquat!!!!!!!! Burhan Wani was just 21 old when he encountered Shahadat. Take my word this film is destined to fail Recommend

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