“Their movies aren’t appropriate to show here.”
Faysal Quraishi believes that Bollywood films should be allowed to be screened in Pakistani cinemas.
This stance challenges the prevailing ban on Bollywood films and aims to revive the struggling Pakistani film industry.
Faysal Quraishi is a versatile star known for his exceptional performances in films and TV dramas.
He is deeply committed to revitalising the film scene in Pakistan.
Despite his strong patriotic sentiments, he believes that Pakistani cinemas should allow Bollywood films.
Faysal asserts that the Pakistani audience wants to watch Bollywood movies. Through their screening, cinemas can regain their lost glory and draw larger crowds.
Contrary to concerns that Bollywood films might overshadow local productions, Faysal argues that this will benefit the Pakistani film industry.
He sees it as an opportunity to boost cinema attendance, generate more revenue and create a supportive environment for filmmakers.
Faysal Quraishi’s statement has stirred noteworthy discussion within the industry. It also divided social media users.
One wrote: “Sorry we don’t want Bollywood rubbish.”
Another said: “Their movies aren’t appropriate to show here.”
A third said: “I disagree with you. If you want to watch their c**p you are free to do so.”
Many questioned Faysal’s statement about being “patriotic”, and having the best interests of the Pakistani film industry.
One user asked: “Are you feeling alright? Why give the enemies more money and build their economy?”
Another said: “India makes movies against Pakistan and you want to release them here? Bravo!”
One commented: “I can’t see your patriotism.”
With Faysal being the owner of a production house, many believe that he should work on better films.
One said: “Haha it’s because you people don’t have good content to show.”
“There are other ways too like producing better Pakistani films.”
A comment read: “Or y’all can make better films maybe?”
Despite these comments, many appreciated him for the statement and agreed with his point of view.
With a career spanning over two decades, Faysal Quraishi has established himself as one of Pakistan’s most successful actors.
Having appeared in numerous projects and portraying diverse roles, Faysal’s talent and dedication have earned him widespread acclaim.
He has garnered four Lux Style Awards for Best TV Actor. This showcases his ability to captivate audiences with both positive and negative characters.
Bashar Momin, one of the dramas he starred in, aired in India as well due to its immense popularity.
He is now set to make his silver screen comeback with two highly anticipated movies, Deemak and Mango Jatt.
Audiences eagerly anticipate his performances, knowing that Faysal’s acting skills and commitment to perfection will bring these projects to life.