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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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Riz Ahmed teams with BBC for British-Pakistani family drama

Reuters LONDON: Emmy Award-winning British Pakistani actor and rapper Riz Ahmed has collaborated with British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) for the TV series titled Englistan. The project is produced by BBC Studios Drama London in association with Left Handed Films for BBC Two. The series was first announced by Ahmed in ...

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Riz Ahmed shares photos from his visit to Pakistan

LAHORE: “After a lapse of 13 years, visiting Pakistan is somewhat like visiting an ex,” said Riz Ahmed while speaking at the Lahore Literary Festival at Alhamra Hall. British Pakistani Riz Ahmed actor-cum-rapper and activist, also known by his stage name, Riz MC, graced the LLF with famed novelist Mohsin ...

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Riz Ahmed, Ben & Reza Aslan to be part of Lahore Literary Festival

LAHORE: The Lahore Literary Festival (LLF) is all set to take place on Saturday, February 24 at the Alhamra Arts Center, Mall Road and this year’s featured speakers include Emmy-winning actor Riz Ahmed, Booker-winner Ben Okri and author Reza Aslan. Other panelists include journalist and novelist David Ignatius, historian Audrey Truschke, British-Pakistani food ...

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Riz Ahmed Is Now The First Asian Man To Win Emmy for best actor

  LONDON: British-Pakistani actor, Riz Ahmed won the best actor in a limited series or a television movie award at last night’s Emmys for his performance in the mini-series, The Night Of. Other actors contending for this award were Benedict Cumberbatch from Sherlock: The Lying Detective, Robert De Niro from ...

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Riz Ahmed, Aziz Score Nominations at 2017 Emmys

LONDON: With the second season of “Master of None” living up to everyone’s expectations and more, Aziz Ansari has proved that he is no one hit wonder. And that’s exactly why he and his Netflix series have won nominations for the 69th annual Primetime Emmy Awards. The Indian American actor ...

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