Rogue One star joins science-fiction love story

Rogue One fame Riz Ahmed has been cast in the science fiction love story Fingernails.

by Matthew Creth | published

In the grand scheme of film traditions, it seems that the science fiction genre has been climbing the charts for moviegoers in recent years. Helped by the success of the Star Wars series of films and the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the genre has seen an increase in audience interest in an escape from the reality of their daily lives. Now, it appears that a renowned actor, Riz Ahmed, has joined the growing cast of a new science fiction love story, titled fingernailsWhich sparked a bidding war at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.

according to a report of time limitBritish actor to star in Riz Ahmed fingernails For Greek director Christos Nikou, that would be an Apple Original Films production. Ahmed joins the cast that already includes familiar faces like Bear star Jeremy Allen White and fargo Actor Jesse Buckley. The suspenseful science fiction film will concern a woman named Anna (played by Buckley) who believes her longtime lover may not be who she says she is, so she sets out to test the romantic love between Anna. Takes a new assignment in the institute. and her lover.

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Riz Ahmed Inn Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)

Riz Ahmed has seen his star rise in recent years due to his association with the Star Wars franchise, appearing in a standalone feature film, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, with Felicity Jones, Diego Luna and Mads Mickelson. Ahmed made his acting debut in more independent-leaning films such as four lions And The Reluctant Fundamentalist Before his breakout role as Rick in the film Jake Gyllenhaal in 2014 night crawler, Since then, he has appeared in several blockbuster parts for established directors such as Paul Greengrass. jason bourneReuben Fleischer’s Sony’s Spider-Man Universe Hits poisonand supernatural netflix series Oye,

But for Riz Ahmed, starring in a few high-profile projects was not enough for his career, as the actor has built a legacy of international acclaim in his short time. As Nasir Khan in the HBO Miniseries the night of, Ahmed won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie, the first of several awards to be earned for that performance. He was later nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role as a metal drummer who loses his hearing in the play metal soundto lose to anthony hopkins father,

Unsatisfied with his acting roles, Riz Ahmed has turned his success in films and television into a career in music. He has put out several singles and two albums as a rapper, which led Ahmed to produce and act in a short film, titled long goodbye in 2021, where he played a version of himself, rapping on camera to highlight an exaggerated version of the mistreatment of minorities in the wake of Brexit in his native country. Riz Ahmed won the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film for his role as a producer long goodbye,


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