First Ever Pakistan’s Netflix Original Features Fawad, Mahira, Sanam and Ahad.

Pakistan is all set to debut its original series on Netflix, signalling a significant stride in the global streaming platform's commitment to diverse storytelling. The eagerly anticipated show, titled "Jo Bachay Hain Sang Samait Lo," boasts a star-studded ensemble that includes renowned Pakistani actors Fawad Khan, Mahira Khan, Sanam Saeed, and Ahad Raza Mir in pivotal roles, promising to captivate audiences worldwide.

The Storyline

Adapted from the critically acclaimed 2013 Urdu novel by Farhat Ishtiaq, "Jo Bachay Hain Sang Samait Lo" takes viewers on a compelling journey. The story revolves around Sikandar, a brilliantly talented law student at Harvard, whose life takes an unexpected turn, compelling him to build emotional walls around himself. Fate intervenes when he encounters Liza, a gifted artist carrying the weight of a turbulent past, during his time in Italy. Their serendipitous meeting weaves their destinies in a profound human connection and self-discovery tale.

A Steller Cast

The cast of this highly anticipated series reads like a who's who of Pakistani entertainment. Fawad Khan and Mahira Khan, who previously shared the screen in "The Legend of Maula Jatt," Pakistan's highest-grossing film to date, reunite to bring their undeniable chemistry to a global audience. Sanam Saeed, celebrated for her work in "Zindagi Gulzar Hai" and the upcoming series "Barzakh," joins the ensemble alongside Ahad Raza Mir, known for his remarkable performances in Netflix's "Resident Evil" and the BBC's "World on Fire" Season 2.

Adding further depth to the ensemble are Hamza Ali Abbasi, best remembered for his portrayal of the primary antagonist in "The Legend of Maula Jatt," and a lineup of talented actors including Bilal Ashraf, Maya Ali, Iqra Aziz, Hania Aamir, Khushaal Khan, Nadia Jamil, Omair Rana, and Samina Ahmed. This constellation of talent promises performances that will resonate deeply with audiences, further solidifying Pakistan's presence on the global entertainment stage.

Momina Duraid Films

"Jo Bachay Hain Sang Samait Lo" is spearheaded by Momina Duraid Films under the capable leadership of Momina Duraid. Known for crafting narratives that evoke genuine emotion and authenticity, the production company's past works include hits like "Bin Roye," "Chand Tara," and "Fairytale."

Farhat Ishtiaq's Brilliance

Farhat Ishtiaq's literary brilliance has previously been successfully adapted for the screen with hit serials like "Humsafar," "Mere Humdum Mere Dost," "Matae Jaan Hai Tu," "Diyar-e-Dil," "Bin Roye," and "Yaqeen Ka Safar" captivating Pakistani television audiences.


Netflix's foray into Pakistani-themed content, "Jo Bachay Hain Sang Samait Lo," is poised to set new milestones in the world of streaming, ushering in a new era of global recognition for Pakistani talent. While the exact streaming release date remains undisclosed, anticipation is steadily building among eager viewers.



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