Bollywood’s upcoming political satire featured-film ‘Welcome to Karachi’ revolves around two Indians who, travelling from their homeland, land in Karachi without having passports.
The trailer starts with interactions between two leading characters of the movie – Kedar (Jackky Bhagnani) and Shammi (Arshad Warsi)- both are talking about going abroad.
Taking shortcut to fulfil their ambition, they start their venture adopting marine-route without any legal documents. But as they start their expedition, it happens that they are taken over by pirates who kidnapped them and brought them land in Karachi.
Later on, they happen to discover themselves to be in tribal areas among the notorious Taliban.
The direction of the movie is given by Ashish R Mohan that has been shot in different parts of the United Kingdom including Bradford, Birmingham and Wales and sets were recreated to resemble Karachi. The role of Jackky Bhagnani was first offered to Irfan Khan but due to other commitments Khan left the project.
Pakistani actress Kubra Khan who debuted in the 2014 Pakistani film Na Maloom Afraad is set to make her Bollywood debut with this film as the female lead. Other prominent cast of the movie includes: Lauren Gottlie, Ayub Khoso, Adnan shan, and Imran Hasnee. The movie is scheduled to be released on 21 May this year.
Welcome To Karachi Official Trailer by pakshowbiz