Mannequin turned actor Rabia Butt has slowly however steadily stepped into the tv trade and confirmed that she’s right here to remain. Her upcoming drama Pehli Si Muhabbat alongside Maya Ali and Sheheryar Munawar is likely one of the most extremely anticipated dramas of 2021.

Speaking in regards to the venture in an unique conservation, Rabia shared what the drama is about:

“Roughly, each story is about love. Thank God they don’t seem to be about hatred,” Rabia stated, including that there’s already sufficient hate within the society. Nonetheless, when she was studying the script for Pehli Si Muhabbat, she didn’t even notice that it was a ‘love script’.

“The threading of the plot and characters is fantastically carried out,” she stated including that it’s incredible how the teasers and OST don’t fully give away the entire story. “There’s a lot extra to the story than what’s proven to you.”




Rabia who performs the position of a stepmother (Nargis) within the drama reveals that this story could be very near actuality. “It’s not only a love story. It’s about actual individuals and actual issues in life. It highlights how life might be unfair when persons are caught between issues of the guts, ego, popularity and spoken phrase.”

The actor stated that there are loads of advanced issues being addressed via this narrative. “Life is all about selections and people selections aren’t simple or honest to be precise. This drama will spotlight a broader definition of affection that goes past fundamental boy-girl romance,” she defined.



Whereas Rabia feels enthusiastic about this venture, she reveals that she was not going to signal the venture at first. “I used to be on a break. I wasn’t even modelling so when Abdullah Seja supplied me the drama, I wasn’t precisely going to say sure. He despatched me the script and it was so partaking that I stored on studying the episodes and finally agreed.”

“It was a bit dangerous for me to play the character of a stepmom to an equally younger woman,” she stated about taking part in the position of Nargis. “The character has loads of depth and doubtless the very best strains within the play. It’s like the author spoke via this character’s tongue. No matter message she wished to provide, she gave via Nargis.”

Rabia is constructive that the viewers will fall in love with Nargis and her strains. “It’s a multidimensional character who values respect probably the most.”

Talking of her costars, Rabia stated she shares most of her display screen area with Maya Ali. She adores Maya and says it was an absolute deal with to work with somebody so useful and devoted as her.

“She isn’t somebody who’s self-centered and believes in teamwork. If she provides her 100% to a scene the place she is in an in depth shot, she would give her costars’ scenes the identical stage of dedication. If she was crying in a scene that featured each of us, she would keep in character and proceed doing what the scene demanded so I might additionally emote accordingly.”



She doesn’t have many scenes with Sheheryar, but she says he was enjoyable to work with and chat whereas on set.

“I’ve identified HSY for a really very very long time and I really like him. The man is so passionate that it’s admirable!” she stated including that all the forged is wonderful. “Shabbir Jan is an institute in himself,” she stated addressing her senior-most co-star.

Ranging from Abdullah Seja to the director, forged and each member who made this venture attainable, Rabia feels she couldn’t have requested for a greater crew to work with.



“The director has fantastically executed the venture and he really is aware of the artwork of exhibiting magnificence via his frames. He’s the captain of our ship.”

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As an actor, Rabia needs to tackle impactful roles and that’s the reason she is choosy about her tasks.

“If I solely wished to look fairly, I’d have caught to modelling. However with performing, I wish to tackle difficult roles and provides praiseworthy performances,” she concluded including that she’s actually trying ahead to this drama to lastly air.

Directed by Anjum Shahzad, Pehli Si Muhabbat will premiere on ARY Digital on 23rd January at eight pm.