After making her debut on home soil, up and coming Pakistani actress Saeeda Imtiaz has said that she hopes to make an appearance in the Indian film industry. Imtiaz, who plays a lead role in “Kaptaan,” a film based on the life of cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan, has said she wants her second film to be from Bollywood. With a deteriorating condition of the Pakistani film industry, several new actors and actresses have turned their focus towards neigbouring India and Imtiaz does not want to be an exception. Imtiaz has suggested that both countries extend a hand of friendship to each other. While she may not yet by well-known as an actress, Imtiaz has made an impression as a model. With the release of the upcoming film “Kaptaan,” she hopes to gain more popularity among local cinema enthusiasts. She has said that when ever she makes her Bollwyood debut, she wants it to be with either Salman Khan or Abhishek Bachchan.
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August 9, 2012 9:26 am
Let's hope that the first movie gets released first...since from what we hear, "Kaptaan" is not even close to final release.
August 9, 2012 10:15 am
They haven't mentioned what role she has played in Kaptaan?
August 9, 2012 11:35 am
Rare shine into the lime light. And dreams to shatter the theatre with stardom. Reminds of the the movie MEIN MADHURI DIXIT BANNA CHAHTI HOUN. Lol
Cyrus Howell
August 9, 2012 11:51 am
Barbara Striesand (famous singer and actress) slept on a couch in a friend's Manhattan New York office so she could audition and look for work every day in the entertainment business. The harder I try, the luckier I get.
August 9, 2012 7:22 pm
lol dude!!!!! well...she aint playing imran khan! lol make a wild guess who she might be playing...
August 9, 2012 7:35 pm
that was a really bad trailer...such terrible shots...and the lack of dialogue and dramatic music...not really very well done...
Salman Khan
August 9, 2012 8:40 pm
I also want to be an actor but don't know where these films are shot...Unlike her, I just want a start - no matter where...
August 9, 2012 8:48 pm
she wants to pair with abhishek or salman, good luck, but it's like getting your very first job and thinking of buying a lexus from the first salary !!!
August 9, 2012 8:58 pm
Saad (DXB)
August 9, 2012 8:59 pm
It seems this lady is playing the role of Jemima in Kaptaan. However, I don't think she can get the role of a heroin in a 'A Class' Indian movie on merit, as she does not seem to have the kind of looks we prefer in quality actresses from Bollywood. Therefore, she is trying to play the same Pakistan Card which Meera played and failed miserably at. I think with her looks she can be a great addition to Pakistani Dramas, which are a million times better and thought provoking than the plastic movies made in Bollywood
Karachi Wala
August 9, 2012 9:25 pm
Kaptaan does not look like the real Kaptaan.
August 9, 2012 9:53 pm
She will probably play the role of Jamima Khan. I am sure the film will be released closer to elections.
August 10, 2012 1:18 am
Wishing Saeeda all the best when she moves to Mumbai! I hope she gets the break she desires!
Sarah Fazli
August 10, 2012 6:47 am
when will it be released? seems to be taking forever?
August 10, 2012 7:11 am
good answer..
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