Ahad Raza Mir bags a role in Netflix original series ‘Resident Evil’

From Lollywood to Hollywood

It has always been a great deal if any Pakistani celebrity has made it to the big league in the West. We have an ocean of talent when it comes to emoting on-screen. Several Pakistani actors and directors have been well received by the global audience. With latest being Pakistani-Canadian actor Ahad Raza Mir, who is all set to entice everyone with his role in Netflix original series Resident Evil. While Netflix has not yet revealed details of the character Mir will be playing in the series but the actor’s role in the series has been confirmed by his agent. Resident Evil is a live action, scripted series that will tell a new story building on Capcom’s hit video game franchise. And as for Mir, this isn’t the first time we’ll be seeing him perform on an international platform. In Canada, Mir has built a reputation as a theatre actor. After playing Tybalt in Romeo and Juliet (2014) and Lennox in Macbeth (2015), he played the title role in Hamlet: A Ghost Story (2019), all for The Shakespeare Company. His interpretation of Hamlet won him Canada’s Betty Mitchell Award for outstanding performance by an actor.