• Adeel  Akhtar

    Adeel Akhtar

    Born on September 18th, 1980

    From London, England

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The Big Sick

Kumail is a Pakistani comic who meets an American graduate student named Emily at one of his stand-up shows. As their relationship blossoms, he soon becomes worried about what his traditional Muslim parents will think of her. When Emily suddenly comes down with an illness that leaves her in a coma, Kumail finds himself developing a bond with her deeply concerned mother and father.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2018)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2017)
Won
Leading Actor
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2015)
Nominated
Supporting Actor