Did you enjoy the poetic aura of Adeel Afzal as Nasaaz in Parizaad? If yes, then read on & get to know more about his previous work experiences!
Adeel Afzal’s character Nasaaz in ‘Parizaad‘ kept us intrigued and wanting more. We fell in love with his poetic aura and exceptional acting skills. Outlining his successful career, we are here to tell you more about his fun & diverse work experiences, that make him an all-rounder!
1. Adeel Has Worked In Quetta’s FM Radio!
Adeel states that he went to one of his close friend’s brother’s office who is a writer, and there he met a famous musician from Quetta. Upon discovering that Adeel has an interest in music, the musician suggested he should join FM radio. Adeel took his advice and joined FM radio. Moreover, he claims that after gaining enough experience in radio, he got a confidence boost to join media and pursue it as a career.
2. Adeel Was A Sub-editor At Jang Newspaper
Adeel says he joined Jang newspaper after his bachelor’s degree and worked as a sub-editor there. for at least two years. He revealed that he also wrote a short story in Urdu (asfana), which was also printed in Jang. He shares that he was surrounded by diverse literary people in the office, who gave him bits of advice about life in general. Lastly, he states that it was them who motivated him to go to NCA and pursue a degree in filmmaking.
3. Adeel Had The Opportunity To Work With Sarmad Khoosat!
Adeel says he met Sarmad at NCA as he used to join in as part of a jury. He further elaborates that in his final thesis, he presented his work to Sarmad Khoosat, but when they both started teaching, that’s when they got to know each other more. Later he worked with Mr. Khoosat in his project Mor Mahal’s post-production. He also confessed that he is supposed to write a script for a project with Sarmad but hasn’t completed it yet.
4. Adeel Used To Be A Part Of The Mangobaaz Team!
Adeel told us that the Mangobaaz team was in search of a writer who could write content for them. After a gap of 7-8 months, he returned to Lahore in 2016 and called one of his classmates, who told him that he has just joined Mangobaaz. Then the Mangobaaz team and Adeel met & they also called Sarmad Khoosat to cross-check his reference. Further, he states that he worked for them for 2-3 years and met diverse people. Lastly, he worked with Rehman from Mangobaaz with whom he created Bayaan Bazoo.
5. Adeel Talks About His Character In Parizaad!
During the Covid19 period, a guy from Hum TV named Zahid and introduced Adeel to the role of Nasaaz but disappeared for 6 months, keeping Adeel on hold. However, Zahid called him again to offer him the role and Adeel accepted it. Further, he also explains that he didn’t really audition for the role and was accepted based on his videos of Bayaan Bazoo. However, he says that he doesn’t really like acting and feels like he is better behind the camera.
Get To Know Adeel Afzal More Closely!
We hope that, just like us, you enjoyed ‘Nasaaz’ in ‘Parizaad’. What is your favorite scene? Let us know in the comments!
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