Ali Fazal has just returned after touring different International Film Festival as the leading actor for his debut Hollywood movie, Victoria & Abdul,that is directed by Stephen Frears. The film based on the book by Shrabani Basi has Ali in the titular lead role (Abdul) paired opposite none other than the Queen of acting, Dame Judi Dench (Victoria).
The film is set to release in India next week. A special screening was held in Mumbai for Ali’s close friends from Bollywood. Ali hosted the screening and celebrities like Taapsee Pannu, Richa Chadha, Kalki Kochelin, Soni Razdan, Angad Bedi, Mallika Dua, Kaneez Surka were in attendance.
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The film has been well received in the UK and the US thus far.