Pakistani actor Fawad Khan set to make Hollywood debut!
Pakistani actor Fawad Khan is a household name within his own country. Having been a singer of a popular band and an actor in multiple hit drama series and movies, he is a very talented individual of the country’s entertainment industry. Now, however, the actor is trying his luck in Hollywood and his first project is a big one. The actor is set to become a part of the MCU!
Fawad Khan will make Hollywood debut in Marvel’s Ms. Marvel
IMDB listed the 39-year-old actor as part of the cast in Marvel’s upcoming Disney+ series Ms. Marvel. The website listed him to appear in the first episode of the series. Moreover, British journalist Haroon Rashid also revealed the news on Twitter. However, he said Marvel has not confirmed Fawad Khan’s casting as of yet. He wrote:
Wow! Fawad Khan set to appear in Ms. Marvel – the Disney+ series about Marvel’s first titular Muslim character. He’s listed on the show’s official IMDb page. Farhan Akhtar, Nimra Bucha and Samina Ahmad are reportedly part of the cast too. Marvel yet to comment. Amazing if true
Moreover, Fawad Khan is not the only actor who is part of the cast. Ms. Marvel features a number of actors of color, including many Pakistanis. That includes Nimra Bucha, after her well-applauded performance in Pakistani series Churails. Alyy Khan will also feature in the film, however, this is not his first stint in Hollywood, working in multiple films.
Ms. Marvel also has a number of high profile directors, including Adil El Arbi, Bilall Fallah of Bad Boys for Life, Meera Menon of The Walking Dead, Dirty John and Outlander and Academy Award-winning Pakistani director Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy. Therefore, the expectations from Ms Marvel are quite high and Fawad Khan is just one part of a series of big names in the film. However, we don’t know of his role in the series yet.