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Nowadays I imagine a sense of self-preservation would caution even the most confident Muslim bigshot from marrying an infidel screen siren famed for revealing rather more than the average Ayatollah approves on.
After years of hard graft on the stand-up circuit, which takes him to the Neptune Theatre on Monday, February 25, he's now among the first names bigshot Hollywood casting directors call when they want an Arab scumbag/terrorist for their big screen features.
THE FARM: CIA bigshot (Al Pacino) recruits smart college student (Colin Farrell) with decidedly mixed results.
Bigshot, but once you sit down with a kid, after a while, he gets attached to you," he says.
Bill Pullman is a bigshot film producer whose life is thrown into chaos when he finds himself the target of a government plot to kill him.
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The screenplay meanders aimlessly, especially since it is a forgone that Johnny, in his bid to be a bigshot, will sooner or later rebel against Khambatta.
UFC bigshot Dana White has claimed Conor McGregor is "bigger" than mixed martial arts' legends Brock Lesnar and Georges St Pierre.
And I hear Hollywood bigshot HARVEY WEINSTEIN has started to sit up and notice the model-turned-actress.
A mention too for the soundtrack by Coventry-born Clint Mansell, one-time lead singer of 1990s band Pop Will Eat Itself and now a Hollywood bigshot.
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Whether he is offering to deposit 86,000 Ugandan dollars in a random man's bank account, rapping down the phone hoping to win a job at an art shop, or becoming bigshot Terry Tibbs and offering to buy a sports car, this is brilliant fun.
The contest has seen Riverside councillors Gwenllian Lansdown and Mohammed Islam take on Cardiff group leader Delme Bowen, sitting AM Leanne Wood, former Ceredigion MP and party bigshot Simon Thomas, as well as Chris Franks.
The RTE bigshot said he is proud of his record with the Late Late and was looking forward to competing the final eight shows of the present series.
I think the organisation attracts a certain mentality of little bigshot dictators who get power through being a police officer.