WEB DESK:Sarmad Khoosat starred and directed tribute to the legendary Saadat Hasan Manto, as the movie Manto has famed all over the world. With various national and international awards already in the bag, Manto still continues to charm the critics and film industries all around.
After having received the Best Actor award at the Jaipur Film Festival, Sarmad has now received a special recognition award at the London Asian Film Festival for his acting in his directorial Manto.
The director credit his award to Pakistan in a tweet.
@ayesh_b much love from Pakistan
— Sarmad Khoosat (@KhoosatSarmad) March 14, 2016
Recently, Manto was chosen to open the 8th Jaipur Film Festival (JIFF) 2016 and bagged two awards at the festival.
Sarmad bagged Best Actor Award, in the Feature Film category, for his lead role in the film and the team also managed to take home Best Sound and Editing Award in the same category.