With sultry good looks and talent that shines on the big screen and small, it’s not surprising that Tehmina Sunny is making her mark in Hollywood. With tinsel town keeping her busy, Tehmina is currently shooting her latest feature, Ben Affleck’s Argo alongside John Goodman and Singularity alongside Neve Campbell and Josh Hartnett.
Tehmina was selected to play ‘Sonubai’ the power hungry beauty with ruthless intentions in Singularity by Academy nominated director Roland Joffe. The film is an epic, sweeping and riveting tale of an impossible love, set across two time periods and continents, qhile in Ben Affleck’s Argo Tehmina shares her zest for accents playing a Swiss air stewardess. Ben Affleck also directs and stars in the amazing film, which finds the Iranian revolution reaching a boiling point while a CIA ‘exfiltration’ specialist concocts a risky plan to free six Americans who have found shelter at the home of the Canadian ambassador.
This London born actresses beautiful Indian looks give her an old Hollywood feel with a modern twist, which lends Tehmina to easily adapt to playing vastly different characters. Just before departing for LA, Tehmina landed the Oscar nominated Children of Men and in only a short time has graced the screen in television hits like NCIS, Californication and Heroes, sharing the screen with talented actors David Duchovny, Rufus Sewell and Mark Hammon.
Along with Argo and Singularity Tehmina is due to light up our big screen in 2012 as the quick witted New York news reporter whose world tumbles down in the space of one night in Elevator, alongside industry greats like Shirley Knight, Joey Slotnick and John Getz. This hard working British/Indian actress is fast becoming a fan favourite and Tehmina Sunny is a name that will soon be on everyone’s lips.by