The handsome Ali Fazal – the actor who charmed instantly as Joy Lobo who crooned ‘Give me some sunshine’ is today elated to be in the league of Shah Rukh Khan and Anil Kapoor.
Ali Fazal who made his Hollywood debut in Stephen Frears VICTORIA and ABDUL opposite none other than Dame Judi Dench, is amongst the invites to the Academy as a member. Ali Fazal has been recognized by the Academy for his efforts and contribution to global cinema and promoting the idea of diversification. Ali is now a voting member of the Academy.
Academy, which organizes the prestigious Oscars, since 2014 has spread its wings and now it includes members from different countries to diversify its membership, Ali Fazal has been invited alongside the likes of Shahrukh Khan and Anil Kapoor.
Speaking about it, Ali said, “ Its an absolute honour for me to have been accepted into the academy #iamacademy now. To one more step towards global cinema, towards one world, I am so happy the academy has diversified extensively over the past few years. And to include me in that prestigious list is in itself an honour for my country and me. I hope I serve well in the forthcoming years of entertainment. There are some heavy names out there on the list so am happy to share stage with them on this”.
Way to go Ali, the ‘sunshine’ is coming and it’s pouring as well!!!