British-Pakistani actor Riz Ahmed has tied the knot but has kept his mother on the subject.
The 38-year-old Sound of Metal actor revealed under Louis Theroux Earth podcast that he stayed in California after finishing filming for his movie when his “wife’s family” was from the area.
Theroux, pr Us Weekly, Ahmed told what many of us thought: he did not understand The reluctant fundamentalist actor was not single.
Theroux further asked Ahmed how long he has been married, to which he replied, “Not very long, actually.”
“This is the first time I have ever mentioned it in an interview. So congratulations on this incredibly exciting scoop, ”he said.
“I mean, I don’t really think it’s that relevant in general, so I do not dive into my personal life or my computer history or even family life much,” he continued.
“If I were a very private person, I would not do a podcast with you, like ‘Hey, check out these movies. I’m on Twitter. ‘I guess it’s just about having boundaries,’ he added.
In an interview it Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon, he later revealed that his wife was a novelist Fatima Farheen Mirza. “She is a fantastic novelist. We met so casually while I was preparing for this role for Sound Of Metal when I was in New York, ”he told the host.