When it was announced that Bilal Ashraf is making his TV debut with HUM TV’s ‘Yunhi’ the buzz began immediately. Maya Ali was roped in to play the female lead cementing the fact that “Yunhi” would be a show worth watching. The teasers unlike many others in recent times are disjointed pieces of instances from the play without chronological order. The story isn’t revealed and that is the best part.
The Team & Makers
Yunhi is written by Sarwat Nazir, directed by EhtishaamUddin, and produced by Momina Duraid Productions. It also stars, Behroz Sabzwari, Deepak Parwani, Tazeen Hussain, Tahira Imam, Manzoor Qureshi, Maha Hassan, Khaqan Shahnawaz, Uzma Baig, Saad Faridi, Laiba Khurram and others.
Yunhi Teaser 1
The first teaser serves as an introduction and a feel for what is to come in the drama itself. We see a conservative household setup where Maya Ali is encouraging a young girl to take a stand to marry the person whom she loves. The description of the teaser on YouTube reads, “We live in such societies where we do not get to choose who we would like to marry. Liking someone is considered a sin. But is it a bad thing to fall in love?”
Yunhi Teaser 2
The second teaser focuses on Bilal Ashraf and Maya Ali. The latter read some letters of the former and predicts a hidden love story. The teaser takes viewers through the extrovert Maya showing huge interest in the introvert Bilal’s life. The description of the teaser on YouTube reads, “Pakistan main log sab kuch chup kar kartay hain. Mohabbat chup kar kartay hain. Nafrat chup kar kartay hain…becharay hypocrite log”
Summing it up
What’s most refreshing about the “Yunhi” teasers is how true to the story the drama seems to be. Ehtehsamuudin is a maverick director, he only reveals enough to make the viewers excited. Fans are already anticipating and applauding Bilal Ashraf’s TV debut as a superhit. Maya Ali stands out, forever the natural she is, bringing her character to life with her innocence. In a nutshell the excitement for ‘Yunhi’ is at its all-time high now. ‘Yunhi’ will air on HUMTV soon