Aja Naomi King to Star in Ifrah Ahmed Story

AJA NAOMI KING IS A GIRL FROM MOGADISHU

Aja Naomi King is ‘A Girl from Mogadishu’

Actress Aja Naomi King has been cast to star in the upcoming film A Girl from Mogadishu. The How to Get Away with Murder star will portray Ifrah Ahmed, a young Somali woman who went on to become an acclaimed author and activist after escaping her war-torn country and the atrocities of female genital mutilation.
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Aja Naomi King Lands Her Next Big Screen Role

AJA NAOMI KING JOINS UNTOUCHABLE CAST

Aja Naomi King Joins ‘Untouchable’ Cast

Actress Aja Naomi King is set to co-star alongside Nicole Kidman, Bryan Cranston and Kevin Hart in the remake of the 2011 French film The Intouchables. Based on a true story, the film tells the tale of a millionaire quadriplegic (Cranston) and his caregiver (Hart) who form an unlikely bond when they both experience a crisis of faith.
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Aja Naomi King Joins Nat Turner Film

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“How to Get Away with Murder” actress Aja Naomi King has been added to the cast of the upcoming Nat Turner film, which so far features Gabrielle Union, Aunjanue Ellis, Roger Guenveur and actor Nate Parker, who not only takes on the lead role, but writing and directing duties as well.

“The Birth of a Nation,” which really should seek a name change before distribution, tells the story of Nat Turner, a slave, who with the help of about fifty other slaves, staged a rebellion that ended in the death of a bunch of slave owning and avowing bigots.
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Aja Naomi King is one of Elle’s ‘Freshest Faces’

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If you’re a fan of ABC’s new blockbuster drama “How to Get Away with Murder,” then you have surely taken notice of Aja Naomi King, who plays the role Michaela Pratt, a first year law student who like the rest of her class, isn’t scared to break a few rules (and laws) in order to get what she wants.

Like Gabreille Union, Aja is featured in Elle magazine’s February issue, which is a tribute to women in TV. Aja, along with “Galavant” star Karen David, are hailed as 2014’s Freshest Faces to watch, a title which Aja is more than worthy of given ‘HTGAWM’ stellar ratings.
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