RIZ AHMED

  • Behind 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' May 19, 2013

    'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' tries to explore the plight of an educated Pakistani man working in Wall Street. ...
  • 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' review: It's a new Pakistan May 18, 2013

    New Delhi: It's a story that we have heard before. Perhaps different versions, but the milieu has been the same of that of the plight of innocent south Asians in US post 9/11. Mira Nair's latest 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' tries to explore the plight of an educated Pakistani man working...
  • Friday Release: Mira Nair's 'Reluctant Fundamentalist' May 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Acclaimed filmmaker Mira Nair's 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' is hitting the Indian screens on Friday, May 17. The film is based on a novel of the same name by Mohsin Hamid, and stars Riz Ahmed and Kate Hudson in the pivotal roles. Shabana Azmi and Om Puri will also...
  • Friday Release: Freida Pinto in 'Trishna' July 12, 2012

    New Delhi: Director Michael Winterbottoms Trishna is getting a limited release in America this week. The film has been appreciated at several film festivals and in Britain prior to this release. Based on Thomas Hardy's classic novel 'Tess of the D'Urbervilles', the film is about two lovers and how their...
  • Trishna: 10 things you should know about the film July 11, 2012

    New Delhi: 'Trishna' is getting a limited release in US this week. The story describes the life of a woman whose life gets defined due to her love. Trishna (Freida Pinto) meets a wealthy young British businessman Jay Singh (Riz Ahmed) and falls in love with him, but despite their...