Thursday, 20 September 2018

Tag Archives: Pakistani-American

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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Sadiq Khan says Pakistan needs a helping hand to unlock potential

LAHORE: Terming Pakistan an emerging market in the world, London Mayor Sadiq Iman Khan on Wednesday said the country’s people needed a “helping hand” to unlock their potential. Speaking to an enthralled audience at the Alhamra Hall here, Khan stated that he is lobbying for greater visa ease for South-Asians. “After leaving the ...

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Female Pakistani- American student assaulted in Australia

PERTH: Pakistani-American student Mehreen Ahmad was found unconscious, lying in a pool of her own blood in the stairway of an apartment building in Perth last week. Mehreen, who had moved to Australia two years ago to study primary school teaching, was allegedly bashed in the head by a guy ...

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Faran Tahir begins filming for horror thriller Sara’s Cell

LOS ANGELES: Pakistani-American Hollywood actor Faran Tahir has begun filming for his next movie, titled Sara’s Cell, in Los Angeles, USA. The horror/thriller movie, which is being directed by Kevin Shulman, is based on the fictional story of celebrity reporter Sara Brown who is held captive by terrorists. The screenplay ...

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