Director Bilal Lashari’s most anticipated Pakistani film ‘ The Legend of Maula Jatt’ trailer is finally out.
Its first look title poster of ‘The Legend of Maula Jatt’ was revealed on 27 February 2015 on official Facebook page.
Watch the first look trailer of “The Legend of Maula Jatt”
A Bilal Lashari Film.
Starring: Fawad Khan, Mahira Khan, Humaima Malick, Hamza Ali Abbasi, Ali Azmat, Gohar Rasheed, Faris Shafi, Shafqat Cheema, Nayyer Ejaz and Saima Baloch.https://t.co/zzgD26gLtQ
— The Legend of Maula Jatt (@MaulaJattMovie) December 21, 2018
The legendary action drama film ‘The Legend of Maula Jatt’ is slated to be released at Pakistani cinemas on Eid ul Fitr 2019. The film is all set to become the first ever in the subcontinent (India and Pakistan) to release in China with its world release.
‘The Legend of Maula Jatt’ has been directed and written by Bilal Lashari. He debuted in Lolly wood with his directorial debut film Waar (2013), holds the record of being the seventh highest grossing Pakistani film.
Co-produced by Ammara Hikmat and Asad Jamil Khan under production banner of Encyclomedia PR, ‘The Legend of Maula Jatt stars Fawad Khan and Mahira Khan as lead pair.
Parwaaz Hai Junoon actor Hamza Ali Abbasi will be seen as an antagonist in the film. The film also stars Humaima Malik, Gohar Rasheed, Faris Shafi, Shafqat Cheema, Nayyer Ejaz and Saima Baloch, among others. Singer Ali Azmat is also making a cameo in the movie.
The Bilal Lashari directorial The Legend of Maula Jatt is a stylized update to the 1979 action film Maula Jatt, which traces the journey of a local hero who takes on a brutal gang leader.
Watch the first look trailer of “The Legend of Maula Jatt”:
The trailer of the film The Legend of Maula Jatt primarily revolves around Fawad Khan’s character, giving glimpses of how he became the hero of his village. The Kapoor and Sons actor known for his typical boy-next-door image has put on a lot of weight and is donning an intense look, complete with long tresses and a chiseled body.
This is for the first time that most popular pair Fawad Khan and Mahira Khan, who rose to fame as an adorable couple in TV play ‘Hamsafar’ (2011), have been reunited and this time in a film to play romantic lead.
Both stars have gained immense popularity and fame in Bollywood by working in films. Fawad Khan acted in movies like ‘Khoobsurat’ , ‘Kapoor and Sons’, and a cameo in ‘Aye Dil Hai Mushkil’. While Mahira Khan acted with Shah Rukh Khan in ‘Raees’.
In Pakistan, this is Fawad Khan’s second film as he had earlier worked in Shoaib Mansoor’s ‘Khuda Key Liye’ while Mahira Khan has already done five films – ‘Bol’, ‘Bin Roye’, ‘Ho Mann Jahan’, ‘Verna’ and ‘Saat Din Mohabbat In’.
Bollywood’s renowned director Anurag Kashyap also praised the film’s trailer and wrote on his Twitter:
— Anurag Kashyap (@anuragkashyap72) December 21, 2018
‘The Legend of Maula Jatt’ is said to be Pakistan’s most expensive production to date and it looks like it is going to be one intense, action-packed drama.
Contrary to popular belief ‘The Legend of Maula Jatt’ is neither a sequel nor a remake of the 1979 Punjabi blockbuster ‘Maula Jatt’. It is a new script and screenplay based on the legend film characters – Maula Jatt and Noori Nath.