Who is Ahmad Ibn Umar? The child actor, in Laal Singh Chaddha. The Hindi adaptation of Forrest Gump, Laal Singh Chaddha trailers released today, starring Kareena Kapoor, Aamir Khan, and child actor, a Kashmiri boy Ahmad Ibn Umar, who’s caught the eyes of the audience.
Laal Singh Chaddha is an upcoming Bollywood comedy movie starring Aamir Khan, Kareena Kapoor, and Naga Chaitanya in pivotal roles. It is the Hindi adaptation of Forrest Gump. This film is slated to release in theatres on August 11, 2022. This film also marks the Bollywood debut of Naga Chaitanya.
This movie is directed by Advait Chandan and adapted to Hindi by Eric Roth and Atul Kulkarni. Aamir Khan Productions, Viacom18 Studios, and Paramount Pictures serve as the producers. The film trailer was released today and is widely loved by the fans within a few hours. The audience is curious to know more about the child actor that will be seen playing Laal Singh Chaddha in his childhood.
Who is Ahmad Ibn Umar? Actor Playing Young Laal Singh Chaddha Catches Attention.
- Ahmad Ibn Umar is young a 10-year boy who hails from the Zaldagar area of Downtown Srinagar. His father is a businessman and his mother, is a homemaker. “All credit goes to his family who stood behind him like a mighty mountain. They always encouraged and boosted my confidence.” he shared about his family
- He reportedly told a local Kashmir source that he would be playing the role of Aamir Khan in the movie, Laal Singh Chaddha.
- He revealed that he will be playing a character of a specially-abled boy who later works hard to achieve his goal in his life.
- Ahmad Ibn Umar said that he has been inclined towards acting ever since he was 4 years. “From my childhood, I have faced dozens of auditions who were looking for child actors. Many times I failed and but I did not give up,” he said.
- Ahmad has previously worked in commercials in both local and national campaigns.
- He has also played the character of young Captain Kabir Kaul in the movie Notebook and Yumerzal in March 2019.
- Ahmad is currently in 4th grade in Tyndale Biscoe School in Srinagar
- After he came in touch with two casting coordinators for Laal Singh Chaddha including SK Sam and Abid, he went through a series of auditions and got the role in 2018.
- Revealing more on his upcoming movie Laal Singh Chaddha, he stated “During the shooting, I usually woke around 3 in the morning and started preparations of my character and return late from the set. There is no alternative to hard work and dedication. I hope people will appreciate my acting in the movie.”
- Ahmad Ibn revealed that he wants to make acting his full-time career, but only after he completes his studies.