Sonya Hussyn appeared on Yasir Hussain’s The After Moon Show in 2018. During the rapid fire segment of the show, Yasir asked Sonya that if she was Mahira Khan which film of hers she would have not done? The Karachi Se Lahore actor gave her three options: Verna, Raees and Ho Mann Jahan.
Sonya replied that it would be Raees, she elaborated her answer by stating that “No never it’s not my dream to work with Shah Rukh Khan”, said Sonya adding, “You should [play] the character in which you are prominent and [is] not the side [kick] of the hero.”
Mahira won acclaim for her performance in her Bollywood debut, Raees which entered the 100 Crore club and catapulted Mahira to superstardom.