It has been over a year since the ban was imposed on our artistes from working in Bollywood; however, this shall not be the case in Dubai where Bollywood and Pakistani celebrities shall be uniting for the star-studded re-launch event of Filmfare Magazine. With the event all set to take place tonight, we cannot wait to see our favorites share the same stage.
One of the main reasons behind our excitement is the presence of Fawad Khan and Mehwish Hayat at the event. Fawad is not new to Filmfare. He happens to be the only Pakistani to grace the cover of Filmfare in solo mode. Other superstars who will be attending the event include Mehwish Hayat as well as model Hasnain Lehri.
As far as the Bollywood celebrities are concerned, Deepika Padukone, Vidya Balan and Jackie Shroff will be gracing the occasion with their presence along with Armaan Malik, Bappi Lehri, Usha Uthup and Bharti who will be performing at the event.
According to Manju Ramanan, Editor of Filmfare Middle East, "Filmfare Magazine has a monthly section dedicated to Pakistani cinema," featuring news and insights on films, fashion, and lifestyle from Hindi, Arab and Pakistani entertainment industry.
"Pakistani cinema is an important part of the pantheon of films from South Asia, and accordingly, Filmfare ME celebrates cinemas from the nationalities of the UAE," he said.
Ever since Filmfare came into existence, it has never failed to recognize Pakistani talent which includes appreciation for Saba Qamar, Nazia Hassan, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Salma Agha and Zeba Bakhtiar.
With the event all set to take place in Dubai tonight, this star-studded affair is worth a follow!
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