British Pakistani actor Riz Ahmed disclosed that he’s a married man now. While speaking on a podcast “Grounded With Louis Theroux,” Ahmed revealed that he got married not “very long” ago. He didn’t share much about his wife or her whereabouts on the podcast though. Ahmed said,
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He however, later, spilled the beans on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” on Wednesday. Ahmed told his wife is a US born novelist named Fatima Farheen Mirza, and that they met in a cafe in New York while he was working on his role in film “Sound of Metal.“
Mirza became an overnight success after her novel “A Place For Us” that became an instant New York Times Best Seller.
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Actor shared that he never meant to keep his wedding a secret, he just didn’t share it with the public.
While sharing the wedding details, he said his wedding ceremony was quite interesting due to the COVID-19 restrictions.
At Gotham Awards 2021, The Reluctant Fundamentalist actor received the best actor award for his role in “Sound of Metal,” where he paid homage to late actors Irrfan Khan and Chadwick Boseman.
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