During a live Facebook session with The Express Tribune, director Nadir Shah explained that “It’s a story of an advanced soldier project and it spans over a period of 20 years.” He also revealed that there was an element of espionage genre in the film as well.
- Humayun Saeed as Salaar Salahuddin
- Sheheryar Munawaras Major Zain
- Syra Shehrozas Zara Iftikhar
- Adnan Jaffaras Qataan
- Talat Hussain
- Amir Qureshi
- Nusrat Hidayutullah
- Raza Hyder
Sheheryar posted a picture on his Instagram account On 12 April 2016. In an interview he revealed that he will play the lead role in the film. “Though I’m not allowed to speak about the project or my character, but I play the star role in Project Ghazi. It’s basically an action film, and is about to go on floors in a few days. Later Syra Shehroz, vetern actor Talat Hussain and Aamir Qureshi were also roped in to play complex characters, and Adnan Jaffar was cast to play the main negative role in the Film. Humayun Saeed was later cast to play the role of Colonel Salaar in a lead role.
The Project Ghazi was initially scheduled for release on 14 July 2017. But at the premiere event a day before, its release was postponed, as it appeared to get a harsh response from the audience due to the technical issues, particularly the sound design. New release date will be announced soon.