Deewar-e-Shab is a drama based on book.
I will be reviewing the book sometime soon. Review is posted.
The drama cast is lean. A couple of really upsetting tracks are eliminated. Let’s get started.
Sitara Jahan & the residents of Sitara Mahal
Bushra Ansari as Sitara Jahan
Nausheen Shah as Nageena
Sitara Jahan’s elder daughter
Zara Noor Abbas as Feroza Jahan
Sitara’s younger daughter. She runs away and gets married to Yousuf first wife. They have a son together – Khayyam.
Mohsin Abbas Haider as Faiz Ali
A guy who lives at Sitara Mahal and helps to fix musical instruments.
Asma Abbas as Dildar Begum
Sitara’s sister and a vengeful rival
Zainab Qayyum as Gul Naaz
Sarah Elahi as Almas
Gul Naaz’s daughter. she grows up to be just like her mother and grandmother – jealous, boasting, and full of negativity
Sarah Khan as Gaiti Aara
Nagina’s daughter, Sitara Jahan’s granddaughter. She likes Khayyam but falls for Salaar when Khayyam leaves Sitara Mahal.
Hira Soomro as Sandal
Nagina’s daughter, Sitara Jahan’s granddaughter. She studies somewhere.
Tara Mahmood as Shaama
Te ever-so-loyal house-help
Shahroz Sabzwari as Khayyam Yousuf
Feroza’s son & Sitara Jahan’s grandson
Syed Mohammad Ahmed as Ustaad Faraghat Baig
Izhar & family
Saleem Mairaj as Izhar
Shaheen Khan as Shakera
Faiq Khan as Salman Izhaar
Kinza Hashmi as Joya Izhaar
Amna Wajahat as Gul
Islam & family
Sabiha Hashmi as Izhaar and Islam’s mother
Kamran Jilani as Islam
He is a clerk, honest at work and a socialist who works for orphan kids.
Saima Qureshi as Shaista
She is a nice woman at heart. But, Shakera’s constant taunts and humiliation makes her bitter against the entire family. Her hatred grows to the point that she doesn’t even care about Ma’az and his feelings for Joya.
Osama Tahir as Ma’az Islam
Anmol Baloch as Rabiya Islam
The ever loving sister Rabia.
Salaar & family
- Shahzad Sheikh as Salaar
- Hammad Shoaib as Nabeel
Yousuf Kamal & Family
- Raja Haider as Yousuf
- Mariam Mirza as Sameera Kamal, Yousuf’s second wife
Ayesha Toor as Zubia
Sameena’s daughter and Salman’s wife. She’s an arrogant snob who treats people like insects. She’s blunt, rude and a little bit crazy.
- Shamayel Tareen
- Amna Ilyas
- Akbar Khan
- Zeeshan Khan
- Sajid Shah
- Talat Shah
- Saife Hassan as Afsar Bhai, a director, Salaar’s friend who give Sandal her break
- Iqbal Hussain as Malik Bahzad