Yasir Hussain also played lead role in Pakistani movie “Javed Iqbal”.
Yasir Hussain opens up about his dream role in a film.
The actor was invited on a Eid Speacial show with his wife and multitalented actress Iqra Aziz and revealed that there is a big politician of the country whom he wants to play in a movie.
The politician is none other than Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari.
Yasir said that he finds Asif Zardari’s personality very interesting and he feels he can do justice to his role if offered in a film.
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The “Baandi” actor has done mainstream dramas like “Jhooti” and “Badshah Begum”. He has written films like “Karachi Se Lahore”, “Lahore Se Aagey” and he stepped into direction with “Koyal”. While he also played lead role in Pakistani movie “Javed Iqbal”.
Born into a Rajput family from Azad Kashmir, he’s the youngest in a family of twelve siblings, including a sister who’s a Dubai-based singer, Schumaila Hussain, and who has more recently gained attention for singing the OSTs of dramas Muqabil and Khamoshi, while she has also done works for Lollywood and Bollywood, and a brother who’s a scriptwriter.
Hussain remain associated with Kopycats Production as they produced some of the great plays for theatre which were written by Anwar Maqsood like Half Plate, Pawney 14 August, Sawa 14 August and Saichin and the most popular Aangan Terha in which Yasir Hussain played the role of Akbar which was originally played by late Saleem Nasir.
Hussain made his Lollywood debut as Moti in the film Karachi Se Lahore (2015) written by himself and directed by Wajahat Rauf.