The grand event launch of the cinemas; the Prince and Shabistan took place on 22nd August, Thursday on Abbot Road Lahore with the premiere of â€˜Main Hoon Shahid Afridiâ€™ in a red carpet event.
The event was launched for the revival of cinema culture at Lahore. The red carpet event was adorned by not only the cast of the film but also others from the industry including Nadeem Baig, Javed Sheikh, Humayun Saeed, Mahnoor Baloch, Noman Habib, Shehzad Sheikh, Ismail Tara, Shafqat Cheema, Humza Ali Abbasi, Gohar Rasheed ,Ainy Jaffri and Ayesha Sana. Zeba Ali inaugurated the event.
Other high profile persons who attend the event launch were Frieha Altaf, Deepak Perwani, Javed Sheikh, Shehzad Sheikh, Sheroz Sabzwari & Syra Yousuf. The management of Royal Palm Super Cinemas bought these cinema halls and renamed them Super Cinema Shabistan and Super Cinema Prince.
The movie ‘Main Hoon Shahid Afridi, (MHSA) is directed by Syed Ali Raza and penned by Vasay Chaudhry. The story gyrates around a young boy (Noman Habib) who dreams to become Shahid Afridi.
Rana Farooq, the head of marketing at the Super Cinemas, told, “The Shabistan Super Cinema will be the largest Digital 3D Cinema hall in Pakistan.”
The event was managed and organized by QYT. The much awaited Pakistani movie based on sports ‘Mein Hoon Shahid Afridi’ (MHSA), has already been premiered at Atrium cinemas, Karachi.