Pakistani-American Comedian Kumail Nanjiani to be Man in Black?
Who is Kumail Nanjiani?
If you don’t know Kumail Nanjiani here is a short introduction of him. He is a Pakistani-American stand-up comedian, actor, writer and also hosts podcasts. Nanjiani is known for his exceptional work in Silicon Valley – HBO.
Apart from many of his brilliant works his auto-biographical movie The Big Sick is exceptional. He wrote it with his wife Emily V. Gordon and they were nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay at the 90th Academy Awards.
What is he up to now?
Kumail, is not going to come slow anytime soon, hence he has become the part of the cast of Men in Black
Kumail Nanjiani is going to be a man in black spin-off along with Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom villain Rafe Spall.
According to the Hollywood news it has been said so far that the original Men in Black duo Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones will not be appearing in the film. However, the spin-off will occur in same universe The film will also be more focused on the ensemble characters rather than a duo.
Nanjiani, has been the proud for Pakistanis because of his inspirational biography in The Big Sick. Being a stand-up comedian is not easy and especially when you are in a foreign country with Pakistani-accent. But this guy has nailed it and continues to do so.
The tentative release date of the movie is June 14, 2019.