Hollywood stars Will Smith and Johnny Depp were seen at the Red Sea International Film Festival supporting the much-anticipated Pakistani film Umro Ayyar A New Beginning. It was a beautiful show of support across cultures.
The star of King Richard made his Pakistani fans go crazy when he happily showed off a pendant at the prestigious film festival that had pictures from the upcoming fantasy movie.
Plus, Smith and Depp were seen taking pictures with Huma Jamil Babar, who is the executive producer of the movie where Sanam Saeed and Usman Mukhtar play important parts.
— VR Chili Production (@VRChiliOfficial) December 4, 2023
In a video that went viral on X (formerly Twitter), Smith could be seen leaving the festival wearing the locket while he quickly talked to the media.
Fans were thrilled to see their favorite Hollywood star working with Pakistani movies; one wrote, “How exciting it is!”
“Executive Producer Huma Jamil Babar from VR Chili Production gave Will Smith the UmroAyyar – A New Beginning pendant, which he wears with style.” Style: Hollywood movies meet Pakistani movies!” it said in the reply.
How exciting it is !
Will Smith rocks the UmroAyyar – A New Beginning pendant gifted by Executive Producer Huma Jamil Babar from VR Chili Production. Hollywood meets Pakistani cinema in style!#UmroayyarANewBeginning pic.twitter.com/2a0iZ3G0tX
— Afshan Younus (@AfshanYounus) December 4, 2023
Another user was also happy and wrote, “Seeing Johnny Depp support a Pakistani movie and Hollywood star Will Smith wear a #UmroAyyarANewBeginning pendant is such a big moment for me.”
Watching Hollywood superstar Will Smith wearing #UmroAyyarANewBeginning pendant and The Johnny Depp supporting a Pakistani movie is such a big moment for me
Best of luck to@TheUMROAYYAR @VRChiliOfficial
— Nazish Alavi (@naazzish) December 4, 2023
The movie also has Ali Kazmi, Adnan Siddiqui, Simi Raheal, Manzar Sehbai, and other actors in the ensemble group.
The movie hasn’t been given a release date yet, but fans can get a sneak peek at the trip through the teaser.