Wednesday, 26 September 2018

Tag Archives: Kumail Nanjiani

Riz Ahmed Offers to Write Ms. Marvel Screenplay

LONDON: British-Pakistani actor Riz Ahmed has offered to write the script for the first Muslim origin superhero, Ms Marvel, which has been creating waves worldwide. In a tweet, Ahmed wrote, “So when do Marvel Studio want me, Mindy Kaling and Kumail Nanjiani to get started on the MsMarvel screenplay?” So ...

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Nobody from Hollywood can find Pakistan on map: Kumail Nanjiani

HOLLYWOOD: Extending support to the ‘Dreamers’ in the US, Pakistan-origin comedian Kumail Nanjiani and actress Lupita Nyong’o from Kenya took a dig at their own immigrant status during the 90th Academy Awards. “We are the two actors who you keep hearing about but whose names you have trouble pronouncing,” Nyong’o ...

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Pakistan may be onto its 3rd Oscar win with Kumail Nanjiani’s ‘The Big Sick’

HOLLYWOOD: Pakistan-origin American standup comedian and actor Kumail Nanjiani has bagged an Oscar nominee on Tuesday in original screenplay category for his film The Big Sick. actor Congrats to our Original Screenplay nominees! #Oscars #OscarNoms pic.twitter.com/xCKwLmNNiq — The Academy (@TheAcademy) January 23, 2018 The film is written by Nanjiani and ...

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