The Donkey King is an animated comedy film released in 2018 directed by Aziz Jindani, grossing an approximate amount of PKR 55,000,000 (over Rs. 28.5 crores).
It was the first movie to have reached remarkable success after which it was dubbed into ten different languages for international theatrical releases. It is also Pakistan's highest-grossing film to date with a broad release over 65 screens to mark the reopening of cinemas with SOPs in the 'New Normal' era.
Starring Shafaat Ali, Hina Dilpazeer, Ghulam Moihuddin, Vasay Chaudhry Afzal Khan and Ismail Tara to name a few big names who were part of the stellar voiceover cast. The film has its famed humorous moments as well as serious instances with a political twist, a must watch production by Talisman Productions which has become viral, streaming on international platforms as well as Amazon Prime.
With popular songs such as 'Donkey Raja' and 'Inky Pinky Ponky', audiences interpret it in different ways, with some seeing deeper meanings in the film.