The latest episode of Marvel’s Ms. Marvel features a guest appearance by Pakistani actors Mehwish Hayat and Fawad Khan. The episode has been highly anticipated by fans, as it marks the first time the two have appeared on screen together. And they do not disappoint, with their natural chemistry and easy rapport immediately evident. Hayat plays the role of Kamala Khan’s best friend, Nakia, while Khan portrays Ms. Marvel’s love interest, Aamir. The episode follows Kamala as she tries to balance her responsibilities as a superhero with her personal life, and features plenty of action, humor, and heart. But it’s the scenes between Hayat and Khan that are sure to stay with viewers long after the credits have rolled. Their characters may be at odds with each other, but there’s an undeniable spark between the two actors that is impossible to ignore. Here’s hoping we see more of them together in the future.
Mehwish Hayat is a Pakistani actress, model, and singer. She has worked in numerous television dramas and films. In 2019, she was awarded the Tamgha-e-Imtiaz, the fourth highest civilian award by the Government of Pakistan. Hayat is also a UN Goodwill Ambassador for Pakistan. Recently, Hayat has been posting behind-the-scenes photos from her upcoming film, Too Late To Love. The film is based on the novel by Umera Ahmed and is set in the backdrop of partition. Hayat will be playing the role of Aisha, a young Muslim girl who is forced to flee her home during the violence of partition.
Mehwish Hayat, who is known for her roles in Pakistani dramas and films, has recently been cast as Aisha in the upcoming Marvel film Ms. Marvel. Aisha is a close friend and confidante of the titular superhero, Kamala Khan. Hayat took to her Instagram to share some behind-the-scenes photos from the set of Ms. Marvel. In one photo, she is shown in full costume alongside co-star Iman Vellani, who plays Kamala Khan/Ms. Marvel. In another photo, Hayat is shown in character as Aisha, writing in a notebook. The photos offer a glimpse into the filming of Ms. Marvel, which is currently underway in Atlanta, Georgia. Hayat’s casting as Aisha is just one example of the increasing diversity of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With Hayat in the role, Ms. Marvel is sure to be an even more powerful force for good.