There are rare examples of women raising voice for justice, against their own family. Cheekh is the journey of a woman who fights for justice for her closest friend.
Mannat, played by the immensely talented Saba Qamar, is a strong-headed and outspoken girl and believes in speaking the truth at all times.
Wajih, played by the heartthrob, Bilal Abbas Khan, is a sharp and cunning man who knows how to manipulate any situation to suit himself.
Yawer, played by the versatile, Aijaz Aslam, is the older brother of Wajih, Shayan and Haya. He can go to any extent to protect his family.
Shayan, played by the handsome, Emmad Irfani, is the middle brother. He is married to Mannat and is a loving husband who supports her even when she stands against his family.
Haya, played by the beautiful, Azekah Daniel, is the youngest sibling of Yawer, Shayan and Wajih.
Nayab, played by the stunning, Ushna Shah, is a sweet and innocent girl who is in love with Wajih, Haya’s older brother. Mannat is very close to her two best friends, Haya and Nayab.
Ramzan, played by the veteran actor, Noor Ul Hasan, is Nayab’s father and Shamsa, played by Saima Qureshi, is her stepmother.
Shehwaar, played by the skillful, Maira Khan, is the wife of Yawer. She has a gentle and submissive personality.
Amir Khan, played by the legendary, Naiyer Ejaz, is a greedy cop who blackmails the family for his personal gains.
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Mannat finds Wajih as the culprit for the injustice done to Nayab and fights for her friend. What follows is a fight for justice and the hurdles Mannat faces to expose the truth.
Directed By: Badar Mehmood
Written By: Zanjabeel Asim Shah
- Saba Qamar
- Aijaz Aslam
- Bilal Abbas Khan
- Emmad Irfani
- Ushna Shah
- Azekah Daniel
- Maira Khan
- Naiyer Ejaz
This drama, focusing on choosing between family and justice is starting from Saturday at 8:00 PM, only on ARY Family.
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