Star Plus to air a Pakistani drama for the very first time
The most followed Indian drama tv channel Star Plus is set to air first Pakistani drama “Mera Naam Yousuf Hai.” The drama star Imran Abbas, Maya Ali, Waseem Abbas and Hina Bayat. Not to forget that Indian channels including Zee Zindagi, Colors, and Rishtey are already airing Pakistani dramas in India.
The news has been confirmed by Media247.co.uk. Mera Naam Yousuf Hai has been acquired from A Plus, a Pakistani channel. The drama is based on the story of Yousuf, a character played by Imran Abbas and Zulaikha, played by Maya Ali.
The reports have cleared that the Star Plus UK will air the drama from October 18th. The drama is directed by Mehreen Jabbar and written by Khalil ur Rehman Qamar.
Imran Abbas starrer Mera Naam Yousuf Hai was aired in Pakistan earlier this year and received good response.
This is happening for the first time that Star Plus UK will air a Pakistani Drama. The reason, as suggested by verious reports, was to capture audience that may have defected to the growing number of Pakistani channels.