It was anticipated that the film will star Fahad Mustafa like all the previous films by Filmwala production and it was later confirmed by the makers as well.After the revelation of the hero for Qaid-e-Azam Zindabad the next question that arose was about the female lead, with predictions leaning towards Actor In Law and Load Wedding actress Mehwish Hayat. No announcement was made by the makers in that aspect.
However now as per latest update by Pakistani Cinema, Qaid-e-Azam Zindabad finally has its female lead.The film will feature the superstar Mahira Khan opposite Fahad Mustafa. This will be the first time that the duo will be sharing silver screen. Previously, Mahira Khan had appeared in a cameo in Fahad Mustafa starrer Actor In Law.
With The legend of Maula Jatt expected to release in 2020, and untitled project in the works alongside Fawad Khan, Qaid-e-Azam Zindabad is the third upcoming film of the superstar Mahira Khan. Where as Fahad Mustafa will be back after a gap of one year. His latest film was Load Wedding which was released in 2018.