NAAZ NOUROZI as Raania
Naaz Nourozi is an Iranian actress based out of Boolywood (India) and has appeared in a number of commercials for international brands like samsung, Being human, cannon, Thumbsup and may more working alongside celebrity acrtors like Shahrukh Khan and Salman Khan. Maan Ja Naa is poised to be her debut in the film Industry and in Pakistan.
She has already, since filming for Maan Ja Naa, signed on a new film based out of Bollywood set for release in 2018 as well.
ADEEL CHAUDRY as Faaris
Adeel Chaudry is a very talented actor, composer & singer known for Bhaangrah (2014) and Rhythm (2016). Adeel began his career as a model and appeared in television commercials for Pepsi in India. Adeel made his debut as a television actor by appearing in the serial Yeh Zindagi Hai in 2008. Adeel also sung the song “Move Your Body” for the 2008 Bollywood film Kismat Konnection, which won the MTV Popular Choice Award. He released his debut album “Koi Chehra” in 2009 & his second album “Raat Ruk Jaa” in 2013.
GHANA ALI as Salina
Ghana Ali is a very talented actress best known for “Aap Ke Liye”, Sawera (2017) and Sangdil (2016). Maan Jao Naa would be her second feature film and she already enjoys a huge fan following across Pakistan.
AYAZ SAMOO as Asim
Ayaz Soomro is a Pakistani actor, model, VJ, standup comedian, host, writer and producer. He is best known as a host Sajid Billa on ARY Musik. In 2016 he won the AFA for Best Actor in a Negative role for the film Moor. His debut in the industry was in 2004 with a music video for Geo TV. After that he appeared in several television shows and telefilms on various Pakistani television channels including Geo TV, The Musik and Indus Music.
HAJRA YAMIN as Sara
Hajra Yamin is trained actress and has done theatre and a number of TV drams with renowned groups. She is best known for her performance in Hum TV’s “Tou Dil Ka Kiya Hua”. She enjoys a massive fan following already and Maan Jao Naa would be her debut in Pakistani feature films.
NAEEM HAQ as Gujji
Naeem-ul-Haq is a Pakistani actor, model, Gymnast & architect. He started modelling while studying at National College of Arts Lahore and was sponsored for an acting course at Asian Academy of Film and Television in India. He was first featured in a music video of Ali Azmat ‘Na Re Na’ and Ali Zaffar’s ‘Chal Dil Mery’. Naeem-ul-Haq made his drama debut in 2016 with Geo TV’s ‘SangDil’. In 2017 he made his film debut with a Pakistani film ‘Yalghaar’ in a supporting role.
ASIF RAZA MIR as Jamshed
Asif Raza Mir is a veteran Pakistani actor who is known for his performances in a number of popular films, including Badalte Mausam, Daaman, Haye Yeh Shohar, Mere Apne, Playboy and Saathi and several famous television drama serials such as Darwaza, Samundar, Tanhaiyaan, Tansen, Choti Choti Baatein, Roshni and Ishq Gumshuda.
ASMA ABBAS as Neelo
Asma Abbas is another veteran of the industry, she is the elder sister of Bushra Ansari and is best known for her performances in Hit TV drama serials like ‘Chunri’ (PTV), ‘Double Duty’ (Hum TV), ‘Judai Maar Deti Hai’ (ATV), ‘Mohabbat Youn Bhi Hoti Hai’ (ATV), ‘Half Light’ (ARY Digital) and ‘Teri Ik Nazar’ (Geo TV)
ALI GUL PIR as Wadaira
Ali Gul Pir is a Pakistani rapper, stand-up comedian and television and voice actor. Ali Gul Pir started his career as an actor in stand-up comedy roles later turning into a singer. His political and social debut single “Waderai Ka Beta” was popular, with half a million hits on YouTube within a week.
He was nominated as the Best Newcomer in Music category of 1st Hum Awards on March 12, 2013.
Muhammad Khalid Ali
Muhammad Khalid Ali is the most trust worthy name in Pakistan’s advertising and filmmaking industry. With over 30 years of experience working globally in the entertainment industry producing Tv commercials. He produced drama series and serials, which were on aired on various premium channels of Pakistan.His full length feature category venture was a US-Pakistan co-production of a feature documentary “Without Shepherds. He produced Pakistan’s first road trip thriller feature film “Dukhtar”, the film had a world premiere at prestigious Toronto International Film Festival followed by its release in Pakistan. The film gets tremendous response and travels in more than 20 countries. Dukhtar is the first Pakistani film released in Japan in March 2017.His second feature film “Maan Jao Naa” has been released on 2nd February 2018 in theatres across Pakistan. The film is Internationally released in Qatar & United Kingdom.His motto is “Everything is Possible.”
Aabis Raza is an artist in spirit and a storyteller by profession, Aabis has been associated with the entertainment industry for more than a decade. Aabis has directed a number of super hit serials for all major networks of Pakistan, his Directing portfolio includes heart touching plays like Zard Mausam, Kankar, Kadoorat, Nazoo, Beykhudi and many more.
Aabis’s first feature pick is “MAAN JAO NAA” which will hit the screens in 2018
an advertising enthusiast & a writer at heart, her award-winning projects are famous for being emotionally engaging, thought provoking & heartwarming. Prose being her forte, Asma has penned many pieces on social issues along with lyrics for renowned artists.
Asma has creatively driven ideas for brands like Pepsico Pakistan, Nestle´ Everyday, Maggi, KFC, Arif Habib Group & Unilever to name a few.
Asma has also written scripts and screenplays for TV dramas like Khuda Mera Bhi hai, Khaani, etc. Her debut feature film as a writer is Maan Jao Naa.
Ahsan Raza Firdousi has drifted from Public Relations and started his voyage in writing for television in 2013 for GEO TV. He scripted the Pakistani edition of the popular music competition,“Pakistan Idol”. As a content writer, he has been associated with various TV channels for programs like, Tonight With HSY (Hum Sitaray), Agram Bagram (HUM TV), Bas Kar Do Bas (Express TV) and a live game show Jeet Ka Dum (HUM TV). He is an artist in spirit & in his own words he is “filmy, very filmy”
Shuja Haider is music genius, he is songwriter, composer, music director and record producer. He has composed 2 songs for Maan Jao Naa. One is the peppy dance number Rung laga while the other is soulful romantic Chal Para. Both the songs reflect Shuja’s versatility as a music director. Previously he was also the playback singer in acclaimed films Khuda Kay Liye (2007) and Bol (2011). His songs in Coke Studio are record breakers on all music platforms. He also wrote and performed a song in an Indian film Ru Ba Ru (2008).
Asim Raza is a renowned lyricist and Music Director from Lahore. Asim has produced two songs for Maan Jao Naa, One is the wedding number Ishq Bekaar that has jugalbandi of traditional and contemporary music where as the other is Ishq Bekar which is very heart touching melody. His strength is sufi and classical and Asim loves to experiment by mixing different styles of music.
Vicky Haider is multi talented Music Director. Vicky understands the taste of todays youth. He has written, composed and sung the song Bijli. His style is contemporary and his smash up of great Pakistani filmi numbers is a hit in music lovers.