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A night with the stars

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Tue, 11, 21

It was the launch of fragrances ‘Warrior’ and ‘Defender’, which garnered a lot of appreciation....

A night with the stars

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Bver since Turkish dramas started being aired in Pakistan, they garnered immense popularity with the Pakistani audience. It captivated the audience with its scenic views, melodious background scores and riveting characters played by talented actors. ‘Dirilis: Ertugrul’ is a new fave that has the audience hooked to the series.

Recently, J. fragrances organised a star-studded meet & greet at the historical venue of Governor House Karachi in the honour of Turkish super stars Cengiz Coskun and Nurettin Sonmez aka ‘Turgat’ and ‘Bamsi’ from iconic drama serial ‘Dirilis: Ertugrul’. It was the launch of fragrances ‘Warrior’ and ‘Defender’, which garnered a lot of appreciation. These two fragrances which were created in collaboration with two of the biggest Turkish celebrities: Cengiz Co kun and Nurettin Sönmez.

The event setup was based on Turkish theme and hosted by actor /singer Tipu Shariff. Spotted at the event were celebrities like Mahira Khan, Ayesha Omer, Adnan Siddiqui, Bushra Ansari Wasim Akram, and Humayun Saeed among others.

A night with the stars

At the event, there was a Q&A session with Mr Sohail Hamid Khan the managing director of J. and Almirah. He said that collaborating with two of Turkey’s biggest stars for their signature fragrance launch was definitely a bold step but it played a very important role in improving Pak-Turk relationship. He added that it was a huge opportunity for their brand to establish and expand their international footprint in collaborating with international celebrities

During the session with Cengiz Co kun, he shared, “My experience of visiting Pakistan has been an overwhelming one because of the love and hospitality I received by Pakistani people.” Similarly, Nurettin Sonmez termed his visit as one of his best foreign tours because of the love and appreciation he received for his role in Ertugrul as Bamsi from Pakistani audience.

At the event, there was also a face reading session of the Turkish stars by renowned Mystery Performer Shaheer Khan.

Cengiz Co kun and Nurettin Sönmez’s visit to Pakistan also played a role in strengthening Pak-Turk relations. It also presented an opportunity to portray a softer image of Pakistan and did so successfully.

The evening ended on a pleasant note, where everyone enjoyed a lovely dinner and taking pictures with their favourite celebs.

– You! desk