Actor Alyy Khan Spills The Beans On Mogul Mowgli
An Insightful Chat With The British-Pakistani Actor
If you think Mahira Khan is the only Khan to have worked together on a film which Bollywood's king Shah Rukh Khan, we are here to correct you. Before Raees happened, before any actor could bag a screenspace with the Badshah of Bollywood, Aly Khan rubbed shoulders with the star in the hit film Don 2. Yes, that's how cool is Aly. The verstaile actor has even worked on a film with Angelina Jolie and has been part of some mega-hit film across both Bollywood and Lollywood. That being said, he latest outing with Mogul Mowgli wjich stars Pakistani actor Riz Ahmed in a lead role has us really excited. Here is Aly in a candid chat talking about the film, his role and more. Read on....
About Mogul Mowgli
"Mogul Mowgli is Bassam Tariq's debut film which follows a very dramtic storyline," says Aly. "I am very excited about working with Bassam since he too is Pakistani-born who moved to Houston and his work is truly remarkable. The film is about a rapper who comes from a very traditional household but somehow makes it big in the music industry. But just before his 'big break' comes, the unexpected happens. An ailments grips him and his world tour plans may come to a halt."
On Aly's Role In The Film
"I play Riz Ahmed's father, who is a very traditional man and perhaps very grounded on his immigrant values. He has struggled a lot in life to make a living for himself and his children as an immigrant. You can expect to find glimpses of Father-son bond in the film. I am a huge fan of Riz Ahmed's work so this project was really exciting for me."
Mogul Mowgli had its world premiere in the Panorama section at the 70th Berlin International Film Festival on February 21, 2020. It is scheduled to be released in the United Kingdom on October 30, 2020.