Esteemed Pakistani actress Sajal Aly pleasantly surprised her fans with an impromptu Instagram Q&A session early on Saturday. Known for her outstanding performances in various TV dramas and films, Aly expressed gratitude to her fans, whom she considers her “biggest support system.” During the candid session, she shared insights into her personal life, favorite foods, upcoming projects, and also offered valuable advice on coping with depression.
Responding positively to a fan’s suggestion to collaborate more with Sheheryar Munawar, Sajal revealed they are eagerly waiting for the right script and praying for the opportunity. When asked about her favorite aspect of acting, she expressed her love for the entire process, from meeting diverse characters to bringing them to life. Sajal emphasized that the most intriguing part for her is experiencing the lives of different characters.
Addressing her experience shooting for the recently released Zee5 series “The Pink Shirt,” Sajal described it as unbelievable and challenging. She praised the unique script and credited director Kashif Nisar and writer Bee Gul for their contributions. Responding to inquiries about how Pakistanis can watch the show, she hinted at the possibility of it being available on YouTube.
When asked for advice on overcoming depression, Sajal offered words of encouragement, highlighting the importance of not giving up, seeking support from mental health professionals, engaging in enjoyable activities, and practicing self-compassion to maintain a positive mindset. She also stressed the significance of patience in dealing with unavoidable situations.
Concluding the session with a glimpse into her future projects, Sajal playfully declared herself both a film and a drama. She assured fans of her return soon, hinting at collaborations with her favorite people and a script from her most cherished writer.