Actor: Arshad Warsi, Jackky Bhagnani
Release Date: 21st May, 2015
Cast: Jackky Bhagnani, Arshad Warsi
Director: Ashish R Mohan
Producer: Vashu Bhagnani
Jackky Bhagnani and Arshad Warsi team up for the new film Welcome to Karachi that is produced by Vashu Bhagani. Earlier Irfan Khan was offered the role, but he decided to exit from the film on the last moment as he refused to fly to UK because his shoot dates were clashing. Therefore, Jackky Bhagani came to rescue his father’s production. Jackky seems to be very happy to do his father’s film as he is yet to star his new project. He will be playing the role of of a sailor in the film.
Welcome to Karachi is a satire about two Indians who get stranded in Karachi because they do not have required documents. The film is about their journey and how they try to reach India. The film is based on global politics. Arshad Warsi stated that his character in the film is accident prone as some or the other things keep happening to him all the time in the film. He seems excited to do the film and the film music is composed by Anand-Milind who has given music in coolie no. 1 and hero no. 1 before.
The Pakistani actress Kubra Khan is going to work in this film. This is her first Bollywood debut as a female lead. The film has been shot in various parts of London and during the shoot, the film set was stolen from the Birmingham by the truckloaders and the producer Vashu Bhagani suffered quite a loss during the shooting. For few days shooting was stopped. But, now everything is on track and the film is set to be released on 10th April, 2015