Thursday, Feb 02, 2023

Kumail Nanjiani


Kumail Nanjiani says Martin Scorsese has 'earned the right' to diss superhero movies: 'Strange that people get upset about it'

January 12, 2023 8:10 pm

Kumail Nanjiani became a part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe with the 2020 film Eternals, directed by Chloé Zhao.

Eternals earns Rs 7.35 crore at Indian box office on opening day, global earnings could reach 130 million dollars

November 07, 2021 10:02 am

This is despite the mixed to negative reviews Eternals has received. On review aggregation site Rotten Tomatoes, the Chloe Zhao film has a score of 49 per cent.

Kumail Nanjiani on playing MCU's first South-Asian superhero in Eternals: 'Had to put the responsibility out of my mind'

November 03, 2021 7:50 am

Kumail Nanjiani was asked whether he felt any pressure or a sense of responsibility for his Eternals role. Kingo is big step in South-Asian representation in commercial cinema.

'Nobody knows what they’re doing': Kumail Nanjiani

October 26, 2021 5:09 pm

"Populate your life with people different from you," he said.

Eternals actor Kumail Nanjiani says he grew up watching Bollywood films

October 29, 2021 8:44 am

Eternals star Kumail Nanjiani said that he is a "massive" fan of Bollywood and has seen Bollywood movies "my whole life".

Marvel's Eternals first reviews: Angelina Jolie, Kumail Nanjiani, Salma Hayek film called a 'cosmic misfire', 'MCU's dullest in years'

October 28, 2021 1:21 pm

Marvel's Eternals first reviews are here and they are none too flattering. Critics called the Angelina Jolie, Salma Hayek film 'dull' and 'a cosmic misfire'.

'It was a pleasure': Pakistani designer who created Kumail Nanjiani's sherwani for Eternals premiere

October 20, 2021 4:57 pm

"I wanted to use a designer in Pakistan, not just a Pakistani designer in the U.S.," the actor said

Kumail Nanjiani says he ensured his Eternals hero was opposite of 'brown dude' stereotypes

August 31, 2021 2:04 pm

Actor Kumail Nanjiani said he had decided to have fun playing the superhero in the highly-anticipated drama Eternals.

'Populate your life with people different from you': Kumail Nanjiani

August 17, 2021 6:06 pm

"Don’t disregard opposing viewpoints. Listen to them, absorb them, oppose them if you feel that they are wrong, but allow them to affect you," he said

Kumail Nanjiani is finding his way through 'The Weirds'

May 20, 2020 11:06 am

Kumail Nanjiani is starring in The Lovebirds, a comedy in which a couple, just after splitting, become embroiled in a deadly crime saga. It debuts Friday on Netflix after the streaming company acquired the film from Paramount Pictures due to the pandemic.