Superstar Ali Zafar as Rumi in Dear Zindagi . Pakistani Superstar and Singer Ali Zafar play the role of Rumi in Dear Zindagi , Its charactre is about a charming and thoughful singer who is love interest of Alia Bhat . He performs two songs Tu Hi Hai and Tarefoon Se in his beautiful voice and romance with Alia Bhat in the movie . Ali Zafar’s stand alone ability of his acting and his voice . Dear Zindagi is Ali Zafar’s seventh sucessful bollywood movie.
Ali Zafar consider as First Pakistani Artist who takes in Bollywood and putting an end toany speculation of his removal from film , citing he was irreplaceable .
Ali Zafar is currently work on his new Pakistani Film by Ahsan Rahim for their romantic comedy and set to releases in 2017 .
In rumors , that Ali has been replaced by Tahir Raj Bahsin in the movie amid row over banning Pakistani artist from working in India .
Alia replied on being asked ;
“Nobody is replaced . The Film will release in its full form . There is not much conversation happening around who’s being replaced and who’s not . So we can leave the edge of this topic for sometime since it has died down “
Ali Zafar Said in his Interview with the Quint :
“I still remember the day i was watching English Vinglish and telling myself that i would love to work with his director one day and so it happend , I am blessesed , I guess “
It was not only Director he was switten by . he felt same about his co-stars .