The Pakistan Film Festival New York’s celeb guest list just got studded with a huge star!
Actor Sabiha Khanum, remembered as the First Lady of Pakistan Silver Screen, will be present at the film fest taking place in New York this weekend. She will attend the red carpet event taking place on Friday, December 2.
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Sabiha Khanum was arguably one of the most popular actors of the 1950s-1960s. and her pair with her late husband Santosh Kumar was one for the books. She won the Pride of Performance award from the Government of Pakistan in 1986.
Ms Khanum will be accompanied by her granddaughter, Sarish Khan, at the Pakistan Film Festival New York.
“Nani has remained out of the public eye for quite some time now,” said Sarish, the current title holder of Miss Pakistan USA. “But it gives her great pride that I’m following my passion as an artist so she didn’t want to miss the opportunity to support me and support Pakistani cinema.”
Sarish has recently been cast in two Pakistani films, including Ayesha Omar and Ahsan Khan-starrer Rehbra.
courtesy: dawn news