A Mighty Heart

A Mighty Heart

Asra Nomani Asra Nomani

Asra Nomani

Archie was awarded The Chopard Revelation Trophy for her breakout performance for her portrayal of Asra Nomani, a close friend and colleague of Daniel Pearl, at The Cannes Film Festival in 2007. On being asked what it was like to work with Angelina Jolie, Archie said it was “truly one of the best experiences of her career…she is so caring, considerate and so down to earth

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The film is also extremely well cast, with strong supporting performances, most notably Archie Panjabi as Mariane’s (Angelina Jolie) friend Asra.”

– Screen Daily

The biggest surprise comes from Archie Panjabi who impressively breaks out of her previous reputation as the hilarious older sister in Bend It Like Beckham.”

– Ego Magazine

Even better yet is Archie Panjabi. She adds a lot to the performance, occasionally acting as the emotional meter that is missing in other areas.”

– Brad Brevet, Ropesofsilicon.com

Winterbottom populates his film with both non-actors and especially gifted professionals, like the beautiful Archie Panjabi as Asra.”

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