Watch the first look and complete song line-up of upcoming Pakistani movie Manto based on the life of acclaimed Urdu Short Story Writer, Saadat Hasan, famously known as Manto. Written by Shahid Nadeem and directed by the famous Sarmad Sultan Khoosat, the film will unleash the writer’s journey of life after the Independence of Pakistan.

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Also, the plot of his biopic aims to eradicate the misunderstandings about Manto that the society upholds.

Watch the traile of Manto here.

Here is the song line-up for Manto movie:

 

 

 

 

What’s more, the coveted avatar of Manto in the movie is donned by Sarmad himself. Alongside him is the crème de la crème of the nation’s entertainment industry; featuring Sania Saeed as Manto’s wife, Saba Qamar as Noor Jehan, Hina Bayat, Mahira Khan, Nimra Bucha, Humayun Saeed, Savera Nadeem and Faysal Quraishi.

View the look of he cast below:

The veteran voices of Misha Shafi, Zeb Bangash, Javed Bashir, and Ali Sethi have attended to the movie’s playlist.

Alongside the movie’s release, Geo Network will also showcase a drama serial Mein Manto which is reportedly produced together with the movie.

See pictures from the launch below:

The movie is slated to release on 11th September, 2015, which also happens to be the Quaid-e-Azam’s death anniversary.