Subscription Subscription
Home > Entertainment News > Bollywood News > Article > Sikandar Kher Seher Latif looked out for me

Sikandar Kher: Seher Latif looked out for me

Updated on: 07 October,2021 07:29 AM IST  |  Mumbai
Mohar Basu |

Sikandar Kher dedicates his role in Dev Patel’s Monkey Man to the late casting director

Sikandar Kher: Seher Latif looked out for me

Sikandar Kher and Seher Aly Latif

Hollywood and its rigorous casting processes may be tough to crack, but Sikandar Kher is all set to make his international debut with Monkey Man, which marks the directorial debut of Brit actor Dev Patel.

For Kher, who auditioned for the role five years back, the stint is a tribute to Seher Aly Latif. The casting director-producer, 40, who was battling kidney issues, breathed her last on June 7 after a cardiac arrest. “There are some casting directors who look out for you. Seher did that for me. I have [often] gone for auditions in her office and have wonderful memories of her.”

Kher says that if it weren’t for Latif, he would have never found his big break. “No one would have known about me, if not for her. She played a huge role in making my [career]. Seher introduced me to Dev and pushed him to consider me [for the role]. I owe everything to Seher.”

Also Read: Sikander Kher: Vasan Bala brings unique cinema to the table

"Exciting news! Mid-day is now on WhatsApp Channels Subscribe today by clicking the link and stay updated with the latest news!" Click here!

Register for FREE
to continue reading !

This is not a paywall.
However, your registration helps us understand your preferences better and enables us to provide insightful and credible journalism for all our readers.

Mid-Day Web Stories

Mid-Day Web Stories

This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK