Iqra Aziz to star in ‘Aik Thi Laila’, a murder-mystery directed by husband Yasir Hussain

A collaboration!

Iqra Aziz and Yasir Hussain are taking new leaps as a married celebrity couple by signing on a project together. The duo will be acting in a murder-mystery called Aik Thi Laila which Hussain will also be directing. Recently, the Suno Chanda actor reposted her husband’s Instagram post captioned, “FINALLY?” It featured Hussain snapping a mirror selfie of them while Aziz half-hid behind a clapperboard. Hussain had written, “First time directing this superstar” and saying it will release soon on Express Entertainment. The Javed Iqbal actor told a publication that Aik Thi Laila is being produced by Hina Amaan and features Faysal Quraishi, Gul-e-Rana, Hasan Ahmed, Nayyar Ejaz, Faiza Iftikhar and Fareeha Jabeen. He also revealed that it is scheduled for release in October. On interacting with his wife in a professional setting, Hussain said, “She is a wonderful actor and a great person to work with.” He added that this is “any director’s dream cast”. It also looks like the cast members are enjoying time together off-screen as per the Instagram stories they’re sharing.