Awarapan directed by Mohit Suri and produced by the Bhatt’s will hit cinemas in Pakistan on July 6, a week after its worldwide release. The film stars Emraan Hashmi, Sherya Saran and Mrinalini Sharma in the lead role. Awarapan had also managed to make it to Regal E-Walk Stadium 13 Cinema in the extremely popular Times Square in New York City.
According to Sohail Khan, the film’s executive producer in Pakistan, “This is a great moment for us. Everyone here looks forward to quality Bollywood products and watches them on cable and on DVD. Now they will have the opportunity to watch it on the big screen.”
Khan added that Awarapan would release in key cities like Karachi, Lahore and Rawalpindi, to name a few, on as many as 15-17 prints.
Director Mohit Suri remarked, “I feel proud of Awarapan crossing the border. That was the underlying theme of the film. The walls have been broken and I am looking forward to the response from the Pakistani audience.”