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Riz Ahmed and wife Fatima Mirza give cutest couple goal at Oscars

Pakistani-origin actor Riz Ahmed and his wife Fatima Farheen Mirza have given the cutest couple goal at the Oscars 2021.   

During the Oscars red carpet, the actor and his wife Fatima Farheen Mirza were posing for photographers on the red carpet when Riz requested them to spare the couple a moment so he can fix Fatima’s hair.

Netizens cannot stop adoring him for fixing his wife’s hair: 

Riz married Fatima in a lowkey event and did not reveal her name while discussing his marriage on a BBC broadcast in January.  At the 93rd Academy Awards, Riz was contending for the Best Actor award for Sound of Metal but lost it to Anthony Hopkins (The Father). Riz is the first Muslim to be nominated in the lead actor category.

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He played Ruben Stone in Sound of Metal, a drummer who loses his hearing. Riz trained extensively for the role, learning the American Sign Language and drumming. He attended drug recovery sessions as well.

Sound of Metal was nominated for the Golden Globe, SAG, and BAFTA awards. Riz won the Independent Spirit Award for his performance.

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