Saturday, 16 October 2021

Tag Archives: British asian actor

‘Exceptions don’t change the rules’: Riz Ahmed

(Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times) BIRMINGHAM – British actor Riz Ahmed on Thursday launched an effort to improve the way Muslims are represented in films while highlighting how they are either depicted as perpetrators of violence, targets of violence or not depicted at all. The Sound of Metal star and ...

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Mehwish Hayat Is Happy Over Riz Ahmed’s Nomination For Oscar

KARACHI – Pakistani superstar Mehwish Hayat is happy over nomination of first Muslim and British-Pakistani actor Riz Ahmed for Oscar Award. The Punjab Nahi Jaun gi actress had said it was all about great performance and expressed her happiness over such great reward for British-Pakistani actor Riz Ahmed. Taking to Instagram, the actress said: “@rizahmed being the 1st Muslim to get nominated shouldn’t ...

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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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