Singer turned actor, Ali Zafar recently paid his tribute at the Lux Style Awards 2016 to late Qawwal Amjad Sabri who was assassinated earlier in Karachi in June. Ali was praised immensely over his take on qawwali by the audience. Reportedly, the actor is all set to explore the genre of qawwali further in a Punjabi Film.
According to a press release, a filmmaker has approached Ali after his outstanding performance at the award ceremony. Ali will be singing in a special arrangement for the film. There’s more for Ali’s fans. The star will also have few dialogues in the scene.
While speaking to The Indian Express, Ali shared, “I am proactive towards my passion for music. I want to explore all the verticals of music from romantic songs to qawwalis to rock scores and anthems. There is a request for a qawwali in a Punjabi film”
Check out Ali’s performance from Lux Style Awards here:
Currently, Ali is shooting for his upcoming venture alongside Shah Rukh Khan and Alia Bhatt in Gauri Shinde’s Dear Zindagi. Ali established a successful career as an actor in Bollywood and drove numerous Pakistani performing artists to wander into Bollywood movies. The star has received a Filmfare Award nomination and four Lux Style Awards and has ended up as a standout amongst the most popular celebrities across the border.
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