Mehreen Jabbar’s much awaited drama ”Jackson Heights” is to air on Urdu1 from September 15.
Mehreen Jabbar shot this drama in New York which explores the problems overseas which Pakistani’s face.
The cast of Jackson Heights includes Aamina Sheikh, Nauman Ijaz, Marina Khan, Adeel Hussain, Ali Kazmi and Adnan Jaffar. The play is about the six characters who live and work in Jackson Heights-a place in New York mainly consisted of South Asian immigrants.
Nauman Ijaz plays a cab driver married to a American woman. Marina Khan will be playing a role of Pakistani christian woman who runs a restaurant. Aamina Sheikh will be seen working in a salon. Adeel Hussain‘s character comes to the US hoping to make it big, Ali Kazmi plays a con-man who can’t get a break while Adnan Jaffer plays an Indian Muslim banker who can’t woo the woman he loves.
The writer is well known for College Jeans, Main hun Shahid Afridi and Jutt and Bond.