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“The narrative that’s generally out there is that Muslims are dusty people wandering in the desert wielding weapons,” said Negin Farsad, one of the comedian/directors. “We wanted to give at least one other image of Muslims.”
An average of 1,000 women are killed each year in so-called “honor killings,” according to estimates used by many women’s rights groups in Pakistan. Most often, men who kill female relatives are not prosecuted, because Pakistani law allows relatives of the victim to forgive the killer, a provision based in Islamic law
As the Zootopia Police Department’s sole bunny officer, idealistic Judy Hopps (Goodwin) discovers that breaking barriers can be an uphill climb, especially when the other cops in the force are mainly of the more imposing elephant/rhino/hippo ilk.
Days after the journalism procedural “Spotlight” won best picture at the Academy Awards, Paramount is releasing “Whiskey Tango Foxtrot,” a comic drama about war reporting with Tina Fey as a rookie correspondent finding her way.
Mike also might be a murderous sociopath. When President Ben asks what he’s made of, he says “bourbon and bad decisions.” He also prefers the close contact knife kill to simple gun shots and makes jokes like “I knew you’d come out of the closet sometime” when the president emerges to save him from a terrorist.
“Anybody who came in contact with him, even people who may have been on a film set with him for just one day, Lee was very much loved by everyone,” said Kathy Carter, his manager of 17 years.
“Corrie” — as it is popularly known — set the model for British TV soaps, which to this day offer grit rather than the gloss of their American counterparts.
“He’d pick up a sax, and the crowd would go crazy,” Fedele said Friday. “He was kind of electric — a big magnetic draw. He had a booming voice that would rattle the windows when he sang in the car. And he had a heart of gold.”