Netflix is all set to cast Pakistani Actor Ahad Raza Meer in its original series “Resident Evil”. The Series will come in for viewers on July 14, 2022. The nature and story of the actor’s character are still under wraps.
“Resident Evil” is a live-action, scripted series that will tell a new story building on Capcom’s hit video game franchise. Lance Reddick is set to star as Albert Wesker. Prominent names in the said cast are Ella Balinska, Tamara Smart, Siena Agudong, Adeline Rudolph, and Paola Nuñez. A very fresh addition is Pakistani Actor Ahad Raza Meer. According to sources, the 28-year-old actor will be joining the action-packed project revolving around a fresh plot related to Capcom’s popular video game. Since the news broke, fans of the said actors are swooning with joy. Colleagues of the actor are also praising him on this milestone.
Synopsis of the first timeline of the series is “The Year 2036 – 14 years after a deadly virus caused a global apocalypse, Jade Wesker fights for survival in a world overrun by the blood-thirsty infected and insane creatures,” states the series logline from Netflix. “In this absolute carnage, Jade is haunted by her past in New Raccoon City, by her father’s chilling connections to the Umbrella Corporation but mostly by what happened to her sister, Billie“.
The second timeline begins after the apocalyptic outbreak of the virus. “There are less than 15 million people on Earth and more than 6 billion monsters. Jade, now 30, struggles to survive in this New World as the secrets of her past, about her sister, her father and herself continue to haunt.” In short this series is full of chaos and entertainment. A full pack fun for its viewers.
Ahad Raza Meer and his career
Ahad Raza Mir is a Pakistani actor. Born in Pakistan to Asif Raza Mir, also a famous Pakistani actor. He has spent most of his life abroad in Canada where he completed his high school. Then went onto doing BFA in drama from the University of Calgary, Canada.
Just working in television shows for a year got Ahad his first movie, Parwaaz Hai Junoon. It’s a movie about PAF, as a parallel lead. Mir also performs in Coke Studio Season 11 as a singer, a live recorded show which features new along with legendary singers to perform Pakistani songs. Ahad Raza Mir has made a name for himself in Pakistan’s entertainment industry and has earned considerable acclaim for his performances through dramas such as Yaqeen Ka Safar, Ahad-e-Wafa (2019) and Ye Dil Mera.
He also played the titular role in Hamlet: A Ghost Story (2019), for which he grabbed Canada’s Betty Mitchell Award for outstanding performance by an actor. His other works include Romeo and Juliet (2014) and Macbeth (2015).