The most popular Pakistani author and screenwriter Umera Ahmed is all set to release her latest literary work of art ‘Alif’ nationwide on the 25th of April.
‘Alif' is a novel set partially in Turkey, while the other half is in Pakistan, and talks about a conscientious filmmaker Momin, who struggles perpetually with his spirituality versus the intricacies of his glamorous world. There is some love interest involved and a whirlwind of emotions surrounding family values, Sufism and love for dervishes, the story seems promising.
Alif, will also hit our television screens in the mid of this year, it is written by Umera Ahmad and directed by Haseeb Hassan created by Sana Shahnawaz and Samina Humayun Saeed under their newly formed production house Epic Entertainment. It is a multi-starrer serial, It will star Osman Khalid Butt, Kubra Khan and Ahsan Khan with the lead of Hamza Ali Abbasi and Sajal Aly. The drama serial was shot in Turkey and Pakistan.
Umera Ahmed has made a name for herself in Pakistani households. Many of her written works have been produced into drama serials, like the famous Zindagi Gulzar Hai, that topped the charts with each new episode and pulled in phenomenal TRPs. Hailing from Gujranwala, she has received various awards for her literary masterpieces, including the award for the Best Writer in the Lux Style Awards for Meri Zaat Zara-e-Benishan.
Pre-bookings for this latest novel ‘Alif’ by Umera Ahmed have already begun and readers can easily get pre-booking from UA Books.