Shamoon Abbasi is a big name in Pakistani film and drama industry. He is not only a good actor but an excellent director as well.
It was during last week, when we were being informed that Shamoon Abbasi will be attending Cannes Film Festival 2019 which is going to last till 25th May. He will attend the Cannes Film Festival in order to promote his upcoming film ‘Durj’.
However, his recent social media post announced that he will not be attending the Cannes Film festival. But one of his team members Dodi Khan who is an actor and producer as well has attended the event.
“I am not attending Cannes Film Festival 2019, as I am traveling to Istanbul for the matter of global release of our film Durj and to attend a film conference in Turkey. Indeed it is a proud moment for me as a director, and will surely regret not being present at such a prestigious moment!”
He also extended his good wishes to everyone who has been part of his directorial venture.
As far as his film is concerned, it is based on true events. Apart from Shamoon Abbasi, the film will be featuring Sherry Shah, Myra Khan, Nouman Javaid and Majid Khan (Dodi) in key roles.
The suspense-thriller will be release globally – in the US, UK, Canada, UAE, Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, and Qatar – on October 11, 2019.