Actor Ali Fazal had received a lot of popularity through Amazon Prime Original series Mirzapur where he played Guddu. He has been shooting for the second season of Mirzapur and was reportedly working double shifts to finish the shoot early. The reason being, Ali has been recently signed for a British film where he will be seen playing the lead character.
According to reports in an online news portal, the actor landed in London to start prepping for the untitled British film, the female lead for which is yet to be finalized. Ali will be attending workshops for the language and diction as the film is scheduled to go on floors in November.
The report says, “Ali had to request makers of Mirzapur to allow him to take a week off for which he shot extra to make up for his absence. The team was understanding and accommodating. He’s taken off to London where he will work with his international team on the project and undergo an extensive week-long training comprising workshops and reading sessions before heading back to India to resume shoot here.”
This is not the first time that the actor has been a part of a foreign film. He has worked in 2017’s British film Victoria & Abdul and was a part of an Indo-American film titled For Here Or To Go?.
Apart from this, Ali has films like Prassthanam and Bhoot Police in his kitty.