Green Entertainment’s latest drama, 22 Qadam, makes a powerful debut with Episode 1, setting the stage for a thrilling journey filled with emotions and excitement. Starring the talented Wahaj Ali as Junaid and the charismatic Hareem Farooq as Fari, the show is determined to challenge stereotypes and prove that cricket and dreams have no gender boundaries. It aims to celebrate empowered women as the first step toward building a glorious society.
The drama begins by introducing us to two sisters, Ambar (Kinza Razzak) and Fari (Hareem Farooq), belonging to a middle-class family. Their father is a physically challenged retired government official, and mother is keen on finding a suitable proposal for Ambar, who has a master’s degree in psychology. However, Fari’s passion lies in cricket, and she idolizes the legendary cricketer Sana Mir. Despite her late comings, which often get her in trouble at school, Fari’s determination for the sport is unwavering.
The first episode also highlights Fari’s strong bond with her father, adding a heartwarming touch to the narrative. Fari’s friendship with Naz Kiryana, who makes delicious cupcakes, adds a touch of lightness to the story while showcasing her friendly and approachable nature.
In episode 2, we are introduced to Junaid (Wahaj Ali), an ardent cricket player who encounters Fari at a bus stop, by noticing her holding a cricket bat. Later at school, Fari seizes the opportunity to meet her cricketing idol, Sana Mir, by intentionally crossing paths with her and this meeting leaves a lasting impression on her.
As the drama unfolds, 22 Qadam takes us on a captivating journey that highlights the passion and dreams of its lead characters, Junaid and Fari. The chemistry between Wahaj Ali and Hareem Farooq is commendable, bringing depth and authenticity to their roles.
The production quality of 22 Qadam is top-notch, with Imran Raza Kazmi and Hareem Farooq’s collaboration under the banner of IRK Films, in association with Multiverse Entertainment company, showcasing their commitment to delivering a visually appealing and impactful drama.
Written by Zeeshan Ilyas and directed by Anjum Shahzad, the drama exhibits a well-crafted storyline that keeps viewers hooked from the very beginning. It balances intense emotions with lighthearted moments, making it a delightful watch for audiences of all ages.
Overall, 22 Qadam is off to an impressive start, presenting a compelling tale of breaking stereotypes and pursuing dreams fearlessly. With its strong performances, empowering message, and exceptional production value, this drama promises to be a must-watch for cricket enthusiasts and drama lovers alike. Green Entertainment has indeed given us a gem in the form of 22 Qadam, and we eagerly await the forthcoming episodes of this empowering saga.