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2018 Films



October 13, 2018 Urdu

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Prior to its release, a legal petition was made that demanded a ban on the film due to its title song making fun of the Raja caste. However, this was dismissed by the Islamabad High Court.

Some other political controversies and fake videos related to the film also appeared, which Geo Films and Talisman Studios clarified legally.

All possible details about the movie are appended below……. ………however looking forward for your input / information about this film, please.

Genre: Drama l Animated Color: Run Time: 85 Mins


Voice Cast

Credited Voice Cast:

Afzal Khan as Jan Mangu, a laundry-donkey
Hina Dilpazeer as Miss Fitna, a fox
Ghulam Mohiuddin as Badshah Khan, a lion
image not aval Adeel Hashmi as Shahzada Khan, son of the Badshah Khan
Faisal Qureshi as Breaking News, a monkey
image not aval Salman Saquib Sheikh “Mani” as Rangeela, a chameleon
image not aval Shafaat Ali as Ronald Crump, a hippopotamus
image not aval Irfan Malik as Panoti, a zebra
image not aval Ali Hassan as Raja Uncle
image not aval Ahsan Rahim as Mr. Propaganda, a tiger
Sahiba Afzal as Mangu’s love interest
Shabir Jan as Sardar Chacha, a bear
Irfan Khosat as Jamboora,the media house owner, an ape; and Raftaar, a tortoise
Ismail Tara as Pehalwan Chacha
Javed Sheikh as Changu, Mangu’s father



Film Details with Crew

Released Date:

October 13, 2018

The teaser of the film was released on 20 August and trailer on 23 September.
The release date announced for the film was 13 October 2018, though it released a day earlier.
Film was premiered on the same day at Nueplex Cinemas, in DHA, Karachi.


Talisman Studios
Geo Films


Geo Films


Aziz Jindani

Writer / Story:

Aziz Jindani
Kamran Khimani


Aziz Jindani



Associate Producer:

Sumran Ahmed Bhutta

Animation Director:

Zeeshan Karimi

Technical Director:

Taimur Jahangir

CG Supervisor:

Mir Hammad Ali

CG Generalist:

Hassam Khan

Animation Supervisor:

Syed Muhammad Ali

Senior Animator:

Noman Mubarak

Senior Animator:

Muhammad Farooq

Look Development Artists:

Adbul Razzaq

Look Development Artists:

Sajjad Khan

Lighting Artists:

Syed Hassan Ali

Lead Modeler:

 Shahzaib Khan


Faisal Shaikh

IT Manager:

Muhammad Hassan

Film Studios:

Talisman Studios


Shani Arshad
Shujaa Haidar
Majid Raza


Shuja Haidar
Javed Bashir



Technical Specifications




Drama l Animated

Run Time:

85 Mins



Sound Format:

Stereophonic / Dts /HD

Aspect Ratio:



Financial Aspects



Box Office:








Composed by


Donkey Raja

Shuja Haider Aziz Jindani Shuja Haider


Inki Pinky Ponky Asrar, Javed Bashir Asrar Asrar, Majid Raza


Donkey Raja (Remix) Shuja Haider, Asrar Aziz Jindani Shuja Haider


Allah Meharban Asrar Aziz Jindani, Asrar Shani Arshad

(For more details go to Songography)










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