Distinctive craft for direction and production has been a clear forte of this top-notch actor turned director Shamoon Abbasi. Made us all captivated by his exemplary work in Durj and new webseries mind games that revolves around money laundering in the country in a realistic manner now the profound director is coming up with another webseries named The urban legend of Jawad Iqbal and 100 smiles, a tentative titled. Here is what he has to say about the upcoming venture and it’s skeptical poster that has enthralled the audience utterly !
“Real life stories and events have always inspired me and this web series/miniseries is again based on a true story,” Shamoon said adding, “Right now we are just waiting for Durj to get to a point and we will start shooting for the web series probably after Eid.”
“I just want to clarify that we are not calling Jawed Iqbal the legend. We have used ‘legend’ which actually means storytelling. However, we might change the poster and re-launch it within a month,” he said.
According to the actor, the story of the show will highlight the journey of a serial killer who murdered 100 children and later surrendered himself to the police for the heinous crime he committed.
“I am essaying the character of Jawed Iqbal in the miniseries, which will highlight the part of his life that many people are unaware of; like how it all started and what the actual story is. It will be focused on details that will create an interesting screenplay,” he added.