The audience wants more than romantic fantasies and is shifting towards social realism. To fulfil their demands, drama makers are shifting to social realism where society’s real face is shown to the world. A recently released drama of Saba Qamar is getting a lot of praise from the viewers. Sar-e-Rah drama cast is brilliantly portraying the true face of society where men have dominance over everyone.
Sar-e-Rah drama is unfolding the dark realities of our society where women are subjugated and looked down upon. Saba Qamar is in the lead and is doing wonders with her role as a female taxi driver in a misogynist society. The script is well-written by Adeel Razzaq. Ahmad Bhatti has made the script come to life with all its meanings with the production of Abdullah Seja under iDream production.
The story intermingles women from various parts of society and joins them with the main plot of Saba Qamar. The subplots of Saboor Aly, Muneeb butt, Hareem Farooq, and Sunita Marshal all come to the centre. All of these characters show their personal and professional struggles in different walks of life. It shows how women have to go through unsolvable problems created by men who have no tolerance for other genders than theirs.
Sar-e-Rah Drama Cast
The Sar-e-Rah drama cast includes an extensive range of brilliant actors who have worked in some of the best Pakistani dramas. They are all doing an outstanding job to make the script become more powerful and realistic. The complete cast of Sar-e-Rah is:
- Saba Qamar as Rania
- Muneeb Butt as Sarang
- Hareem Faroq as Maryum
- Saboor Aly as Rameen
- Sunita Marshal as Mizna
- Junaid Jamshed Niazi as Haroon
- Agha Mustafa as Faraz
- Mikaal Zulfiqar
- Sania Saeed
- Javeria Saud
- Nazli Soomro
- Mirza Zain Baig
- Rashid Farooqui
- Saba Faisal as Anjuman
- Fazila Qazi as Rania’s Mother
- Javeria Saud
Details of Characters
Rania is a young girl played by Saba Qamar who has taken up the position of a taxi driver in a male-oriented society. All the subplots join with her. she shows how professions are gendered and women have to face problems in their professional lives.
Muneeb Butt as Sarang
Muneeb Butt has taken up a very unconventional role of a transgender. He reflects on the issues of these minorities who have the least possible opportunities of upper-class mobility in society.
Hareem Farooq as Maryam
Hareem Farooq as Maryam is a powerful character who has gone through child marriage to her maternal cousin. Later in life, she refuses to go back to her in-laws and begin her professional life. She strives to get success but that comes with negative criticism.
Saboor Aly as Rameen
Rameen’s character educates society on the uses of social media. She is a Master’s student who stays updated on social media. She maintains her social appearance with the latest fashion and lifestyle trends. But, one of her fun private leaked videos with her friends made her victim of criticism from netizens.
Sunita Marshal as Mizna
Mizna is a successful doctor who has a miserable life at her home. Her mother-in-law continuously criticises her for not bearing a child which disturbs her professional life. She also threatens to bring a second wife for her son. But, Mizna hides the complexities in her husband to maintain his honor.
Junaid Jamshed Niazi as Haroon
Haroon is Rania’s brother who is good for nothing. He is studying Business Management and feels very proud of himself who could not degrade himself by working as a taxi driver. He is unable to support his family until he completes his study. It forces Rania to step out of her house and manage the finances.
Agha Mustafa as Faraz
Faraz is a negative character who puts obstacles in the life of Rania who is passively working to support her family. He is Rania’s fiance and could not bear a female belonging to her working in a male-oriented society.
Mikaal Zulfiqar as Mizna’s Husband
He is a different male character in this story who has impotence. But, his wife takes all the accusations without harming his male dignity. In return, he is thankful to her and supports her career against his mother.
These were the details of the main characters in Sar-e-Rah drama cast who are showcasing challenges faced by individuals in different parts of society.