Fawad Khan to play Pakistani singer Alamgir in 'Albela Rahi'

Pakistani heartthrob Fawad Khan is all set to play legendary Pakistani singer Alamgir in the upcoming biopic 'Albela Rahi'.

Fawad took to Twitter to share the news about his full-fledged debut in Pakistani films. "At the film announcement of @Albela_Rahi. Excited to play the role of the legendary #Alamgir," Fawad tweeted.

Alamgir is considered one of the pioneers of the Urdu pop music in Pakistan. His style of singing is inspired from playback singer Ahmed Rushdi.

The biopic 'Albela Rahi' will be produced by a company called Fog Catcher and will be directed by Sultan Ghani.

In Bollywood, the ‘Khoobsurat’ actor will be next seen in Dharma Productions’ ‘Kapoor & Son’ opposite Alia Bhatt and Sidharth Malhotra.

‘Kapoor & Sons’ set to release on March 18.