“He was one of the gentlest, weirdest, fairy-minded people, and his job was very horrible,” recalls actor Nimrat Kaur, director of Seher Aly Latif Casting, who passed away in Mumbai on Monday. “Seher was going to be a champion of rare talent, and he was very advanced in his time. What people did with Casting 10 years ago is what people are doing now, ”says Latife Kaur, who was chosen for the role of Ila Sehgal in The Lunchbox (2013). died Monday from kidney failure.
In addition to The Lunchbox, his casting actors include the 2020 films Shakuntala Devi and Maska. He not only worked as a Scouting Talent for the Hindi film industry, but also worked on various international projects. The McMafia international session (2018) awarded Latif the ‘Indian Casting’ award for its five episodes. His other notable projects include Sense 8 (2017, 20 episodes), Fast and the Furious (2017) and Zero Dark Thirty (2012).
“I knew him from my model days, and we both came from the same city. Noida, my parents are there too. We were confident and friends. For The Lunchbox, the director of the film (Ritesh Batra) came to see a couple of my plays. Her ear voice Seher was key to making that happen. I owe him a big part of my working life like that, “adds Nimrat Kaur,” I had to go to a place around him. We were pretty excited to be a neighbor. Too young and too early. yes “.
Recently, Seher Aly Latif became the protagonist of Manisha Koirala with the movie Mask, via Netflix streaming. Another project he directed as a producer was Bhaag Beanie Bhaag, a show starring actor Swara Bhasker and American actor of Indian descent Ravi Patel.
Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who was nominated for the McMafia by Latif, took to Twitter to lament his Disappearance. “It’s really sad to hear the disappearance of a great Casting director and a great friend. Working with him has always been fun. Rest in Peace #seherlatif @smwhtlatelatif,” they wrote on the microblogging site.
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