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What We Like: NME interviews Kumail Nanjiani about his role in 'Eternals'

Kumail Nanjiani says his ‘Eternals’ role is opposite of “brown dude” stereotypes
What We Like: NME interviews Kumail Nanjiani about his role in 'Eternals'

In New Musical Express (NME) Ella Kemp talks to Kumail Nanjiani about how his superhero role in Chloé Zhao's upcoming Marvel film Eternals gave him the chance to reject “brown dude” stereotypes usually perpetuated in Hollywood.

In the interview he says: "In working with Chloé, we were like 'let’s take every single thing that I haven’t gotten to do and make a character who’s the exact opposite of the way a lot of American pop culture see people from Pakistan or the Middle East'.”

For the full interview, click here.

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