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  1. The Oscar Hopefuls: Too Many Great Supporting Performances Are Falling Through the CracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Film School Rejects

    ... in the movie. It's probably because few Americans have seen him in other roles and movies, such as Trishna and Four Lions , so aren't aware of how much he achieves in this part. And it's a shame, because it's a role that has nothing to do with his ...

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  2. The Missing: Alain Deloix kidnapped Oliver Hughes say Mirror Online readersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... he have been so desperate for a good hit, he became the story himself? We don't actually know if Suri, played by Four Lions' Arsher Ali, was even in the country at the time so he can't be prime suspect. He is however an undisputed weasel, so nothing ...

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  3. The Missing: So who DID snatch Oliver Hughes? We assess hit TV drama's prime suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... he have been so desperate for a good hit, he became the story himself? We don't actually know if Suri, played by Four Lions' Arsher Ali, was even in the country at the time so he can't be prime suspect. He is however an undisputed weasel, so nothing ...

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  4. Arise, Sir News.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | MetaFilter

    Anarchic comedy provocateur Chris Morris ( The Day Today , Brass Eye , Jam and Four Lions ) was recently the subject of a retrospective on BBC's Raw meat Radio The 3 hour broadcast features material that hasn't been aired since its first broadcast as ...

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  5. Thrones stars to make new Northern thrillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | RTE.ie

    A Patch of Fog , a new thriller starring Game of Thrones actors Conleth Hill and Ian McElhinney, Boardwalk Empire 's Stephen Graham and Four Lions ' Arsher Ali, will begin shooting in Northern Ireland next week. It tells the story of an acclaimed novelist and TV personality whose life is turned upside down by a security guard when he is caught shoplifting.

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  6. Is It OK to Joke About ISIS?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Atlantic

    ... appreciate Wodehouse's use of subversive irony, as would the brilliant satirist Chris Morris. In his 2010 movie Four Lions , Morris takes on the issue of jihadist suicide bombing, subjecting it to cheerful scorn by showing just how ridiculous it is. ...

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  7. Pull Focus: Originality triumphs in Gilroy's debut film, 'Nightcrawler'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Columbia Spectator

    ... Rene Russo is his guide at the network, Bill Paxton is his rival stringer on the streets, and Riz Ahmed ("Four Lions") is his assistant. This is the directorial debut of 55-year-old writer Dan Gilroy, who also penned "The Bourne Legacy," "Real ...

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  8. NightcrawlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | NewsReview.com

    ... Bloom's video on the morning news, and an unholy alliance begins. Bloom hires an assistant in Rick (Riz Ahmed of Four Lions ), who clumsily navigates as they race through the streets of Los Angeles looking for carnage. Things escalate from filming ...

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  9. The Self-Made MonsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Slate Magazine

    ... Fundamentalist ; before that, he played one of the bumbling would-be terrorists in the dark political comedy Four Lions . A performer of evident intelligence playing a character who's something of a naive dim bulb, Ahmed provides the closest thing ...

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  10. NIGHTCRAWLER: Journalism's Creepy EthicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | The Progressive

    ... Riz Ahmed, who has appeared in a number of socially conscious films, including The Road to Guantanamo (2006), Four Lions (2010), and The Reluctant Fundamentalist (2012 ), depicts Rick, an unemployed, luckless Angelino who is an even bigger loser ...

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  11. Under your skinRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... police shut off the area. TV news pays for the grisly footage - if only Bloom and his "intern" (Riz Ahmed, from "Four Lions") can get there before their rival jackal (Bill Paxton). This might sound like a grim exercise in media scolding, but it's ...

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  12. Nightcrawler slithers toward greatnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Daily Trojan

    ... and hiring a jittery, Sancho Panza-esque assistant (Riz Ahmed from the morbidly brilliant suicide bomber comedy Four Lions) to help him run down his stories. The revelation that the news - specifically local newscasts - has devolved into a ...

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  13. 'Nightcrawler' gets under your skinRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... police shut off the area. TV news pays for the grisly footage - if only Bloom and his "intern" (Riz Ahmed, from "Four Lions") can get there before their rival jackal (Bill Paxton). This might sound like a grim exercise in media scolding, but it's ...

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  14. The Best Film About Islamic Terrorists Is a ComedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | The Atlantic

    It's been four years since the general U.S. release of Four Lions , Chris Morris' pitch-black satire about a crew of inept wannabe suicide bombers in the north of England, and almost five since the movie debuted at Sundance. Since then, as many as 500 British citizens have left their homes to join ISIS, the terrorist group seeking to establish a fundamentalist Islamic caliphate in the Middle East, with one 21-year-old British national, Hamzah Parvez, sending an online message home to fellow Muslims urging them to join him.

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  15. Lindsay Lohan seeks redemption on London...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    ... starred as Shrek in "Shrek the Musical" in the West End and Islamist convert Barry in the 2010 dark comedy film "Four Lions". As a sexy secretary, Lohan convincingly embodies the role which seems tailor-made when her character says: "I know what it ...

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  16. Lindsay Lohan seeks redemption on London stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... starred as Shrek in "Shrek the Musical" in the West End and Islamist convert Barry in the 2010 dark comedy film "Four Lions". As a sexy secretary, Lohan convincingly embodies the role which seems tailor-made when her character says: "I know what it ...

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  17. SPEED-THE-PLOW, Starring Lohan, Schiff and Lindsay, Opens Tonight in the West EndRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in A SMALL FAMILY BUSINESS at the National Theatre. Film includes a British Comedy Award nomination for Barry in 'Four Lions', 'Alpha Papa' and Woody Allen 's 'Scoop'. Television includes 'Poirot', 'Spooks', 'The Tunnel', 'Rome', 'Brass Eye', 'Alan ...

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  18. West End 'Speed-the-Plow' Starts Late, But Don't Blame Lindsay LohanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... before curtain. The show went up late, however, because Richard Schiff, who co-stars along with Nigel Lindsay ("Four Lions"), had taken ill, meaning understudy Adam Morris was called to step in without a single rehearsal. The last minute prep ...

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  19. I turned on the TV to find my old classmates had become Isis militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | New Statesman

    ... birthday wishes from friends, who I don't imagine had any idea what happened. In his list of likes is Barry from Four Lions , the black comedy send-up of Islamist terrorism. I've since heard that a third alumnus of my school has gone out there. ...

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  20. Lindsay Lohan Stars in SPEED-THE-PLOW, Opening Tonight in the West EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in A SMALL FAMILY BUSINESS at the National Theatre. Film includes a British Comedy Award nomination for Barry in 'Four Lions', 'Alpha Papa' and Woody Allen 's 'Scoop'. Television includes 'Poirot', 'Spooks', 'The Tunnel', 'Rome', 'Brass Eye', 'Alan ...

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