GLOSS Volume 1, Issue 5 - 2018 - Page 68

EXCLUSIVE GLOSS EXCLUSIVE Tête-à-Tête with the cast of Chupan Chupai Text By Saneela Jawad Chupan Chupai, a comedy-thriller starring Ahsan Khan and Neelam Munir in lead roles, as well as Talat Hussain, Arshad Mehmood, Ali Rizvi, Adnan Jaffer, Sakina Samo and Javed Shiekh released worldwide on December 29th, 2017. The film has a ‘youth-oriented script’ as it revolves around a group of young unemployed men who want to make quick money. As a result, they resort to dramatic measures like kidnapping and other hooliganisms. The movie also marks the directorial debut of Mohsin Ali, of Na Maloom Afraad fame who has also written the script. It is produced by Zayed Sheikh and Ray Khan. The film marks the comeback of Ahsan Khan on the silver screen after almost three years, the students from NAPA, National Academy of Performing Acts, make their film debut in the movie as well. This film also marks the debut of Neelam Munir in the Pakistan film industry. The comic-thriller is based in Karachi and Dubai. GLOSS talks to the cast to know more about the new narrative that is being introduced in the industry with Chupan Chupai. Tell us about the movie ‘Chupan Chupai.’ Neelam: I am very excited about it as it is my debut film. Chupan Chupai is full of comedy and being my first movie I didn’t want it to be a stereotypical love story and instead wanted my character to entertain the audience. I am sure people are going to enjoy it. Ahsan: It is a comedy, full of surprises. I feel this is going to be something that everyone will enjoy. It’s a genre that appeals to the masses. This film has everything that the youth would want to watch. People are looking forward to it because of the new faces, fresh content and a new style of narrative that is being introduced in the Pakistani industry. Ali: It is a fusion of three genres; Crime, Action, Comedy. It revolves around the theme of unemployment and how that leads to crimes, but with a comic touch to it as it is a movie. We rehearsed the movie for a month before actually filming it. What is your role like in the movie? Neelam: I play the character of Pari, who is not only 68 E X C L U S I V E GLOSS EXCLUSIVE Tête-à-Tête with the cast of Chupan Chupai Text By Saneela Jawad Chupan Chupai, a comedy-thriller starring Ahsan the new narrative that is being introduced in the Khan and Neelam Munir in lead roles, as well as industry with Chupan Chupai. Talat Hussain, Arshad Mehmood, Ali Rizvi, Adnan Jaffer, Sakina Samo and Javed Shiekh released Tell us about the movie ‘Chupan Chupai.’ Neelam: I am very excited about it as it is my debut worldwide on December 29th, 2017. film. Chupan Chupai is full of comedy and being my The film has a ‘youth-oriented script’ as it revolves first movie I didn’t want it to be a stereotypical love around a group of young unemployed men who story and instead wanted my character to entertain want to make quick money. As a result, they resort the audience. I am sure people are going to enjoy it. to dramatic measures like kidnapping and other Ahsan: It is 6VGgVb7W'&6W2fVVF0Ɩv62গ2vrF&R6WFrFBWfW'RvVFRfR6&2FRF&V7F&FV'WBb6N( 2vV&RFBV2FFR76W2F2f0ƒbg&BfRv26w&GFVWfW'FrFBFRWFvVBvBFvF6FR67&BB2&GV6VB'VB6VB&VR&Rrf'v&BFB&V6W6RbFRWpf6W2g&W66FVBBWr7GRb'&FfRF@গ2&VrG&GV6VBFR7FGW7G'FRf&2FR6V&6b6FP6fW"67&VVgFW"7BF&VRV'2FR7GVFVG2ƓB2gW6bF&VRvV&W37&R7Fg&F6FVגbW&f&֖r7G26VGB&WffW2&VBFRFVR`RFV"fFV'WBFRfR2vVF2VVVBBrFBVG2F7&W2'W@f6&2FRFV'WBbVVV"FRvF6֖2FV6FB2B2fRvR&VV'6V@FRfRf"F&Vf&R7GVǒf֖rB7FfGW7G'FR6֖2F&W"2&6VB&6BGV&vB2W"&RƖRFRfSt52FƷ2FFR67BFr&R&WBVVӢFR6&7FW"b&v2Bǐc