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Riz Ahmed

  1. venom
    Riz Ahmed Doesn’t Want to Be ‘Post-Racial’The rapper-actor-political activist on Venom, racial identity, and the “false dichotomy” between escapist entertainment and political discourse.
  2. trailer mix
    The Symbiote Is Taking Over in the Newest Venom Trailer“I have been … taken.”
  3. Riz Ahmed Wants to Write a Ms. Marvel Movie With Mindy KalingGiven that Marvel Studios is looking to make one anyway, is it such a crazy idea?
  4. the industry
    Riz Ahmed Developing Modern-Day Hamlet With NetflixThe upcoming Shakespeare adaptation will be set in modern-day London.
  5. Lena Waithe on Her Emmys Night With Aziz, Reese, Nicole, Riz, and Donald“I’ve gotta stand there acting like they ain’t Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman talking to me.”
  6. last night on late night
    Riz Ahmed Delivers Spoken-Word Performance in Response to CharlottesvilleJimmy Fallon personally requested the a cappella performance.
  7. casting couch
    Riz Ahmed in Talks for Venom, Which Already Stars Your Boyfriend Tom HardyLooks like a few casting directors have been researching to find your faves.
  8. gif guide
    A GIF Guide to the Boys Who Won Charli XCX’s ‘Boys’ VideoPuppies and being Riz Ahmed provide a huge advantage.
  9. videology
    Charli XCX Conveniently Put All Your Internet Boyfriends in One Music VideoRiz Ahmed, Joe Jonas, Stormzy, Diplo, Charlie Puth, etc., etc., etc.
  10. videology
    K’naan and Riz Ahmed Are Here to Remind You That Immigrants Get the Job DoneThe song from Hamilton Mixtape gets its own music video.
  11. embarrassing stories
    Riz Ahmed Looks Back on His Horrible Slumdog Millionaire Audition“I’m spitting into Danny Boyle’s naked chest, and the camera guy is not getting any of this.”
  12. looks
    Rami Malek, Riz Ahmed, and Donald Glover Share the Best Look of the Met GalaIt’s a lot of look.
  13. vulture lists
    The 25 Best Girls Guest Stars, RankedFrom Jenny Slate to Shiri Appleby.
  14. crowdfunding
    Riz Ahmed Is Raising Money for Syrian Refugees Ahmed is present with his legal representative, John Turturro.
  15. casting couch
    Surprise! Riz Ahmed Found the Time to Play a Surfer Dude in GirlsWhen do you sleep, Riz Ahmed?
  16. chat room
    Riz Ahmed on Rogue One, Sweeping Reshoots, and His Breakthrough Year“I’ve got to be honest, the character was a different character at one point.”
  17. instagramatic
    Riz Ahmed Writes a Touching Post Reflecting on His Breakout Year on Instagram “I wasn’t sure I could carry on doing this.”
  18. last night on late night
    Riz Ahmed Did the Impossible: Rhymed Something With ‘Calrissian’“Leia’s a heartbreaker, left him out of breath, wheezing like Darth Vader.”
  19. right-click
    Two New Tracks Off The Hamilton Mixtape Are Here“Satisfied” by Sia, featuring Queen Latifah and Miguel.
  20. videology
    Watch Riz Ahmed and Heems’s ‘T5’ VideoThis is what going through TSA is like if you’re brown.
  21. injustices
    Riz Ahmed Pens a Thoughtful Essay on Airport Detentions and Hollywood Roles“The holding pen was filled with 20 slight variations of my own face, all staring at me — kind of like a Bollywood remake of Being John Malkovich.”
  22. last night on late night
    Riz Ahmed Explains the U.K., Night Of, Rogue One“This is what British looks like.”
  23. right-click
    Riz Ahmed Somehow Found the Time to Make a Whole Album With HeemsSwet Shop Boys have returned.
  24. close reads
    What Criminal Justice Tells Us About The Night Of and NazThe British series that inspired HBO’s procedural may provide some clues about what will ultimately happen to Naz.
  25. zings
    Riz Ahmed Had Fire Zings for the Rogue One Panel“I thought, just to kind of change it up, it would be good to do a film that other people have seen.”
  26. chat room
    Riz Ahmed on Diversity on TV in U.S. vs. U.K.“It’s interesting to me that both societies are in denial of their reality.”
  27. tv review
    HBO’s The Night Of Unfolds Like a Fat Crime NovelIt’s the longest, bleakest Law & Order episode ever. 
  28. casting call
    Riz Ahmed in Talks for Star Wars: Rogue OneHe’ll likely join Felicity Jones as a rebel solider.