Kumail Nanjiani will be playing a journalist who uncovers a conspiracy, which places the fate of the election in his hands with America’s first viable independent presidential candidate poised for victory.

The film was introduced to the buyers by sales and finance company The Exchange at the ongoing Berlin Film Festival. Brian o Shea a member of the exchange spoke about the actor saying “Kumail is a great actor with global recognition and he serves as the cornerstone for an incredible ensemble cast that we are excited to announce shortly.”

Nanjiani will also be seen in Marvel Cinematic Universe’s (MCU) The Eternals alongside Richard Madden, Angelina Jolie, Salma Hayek, Gemma Chan and Kit Harington. He will be making his debut in the MCU as Kingo and the film is being directed by Chloe Zhao.

Kumail Nanjiani was also nominated for the Oscars and has recently wrapped up his filming for the film ‘The Lovebirds’ an action comedy about a couple who get stuck in a murder mystery which has to be solved where he will be seen alongside Emmy Award nominee Issa Rae.

Well these are the details that have been known about the film Independent the film has no release date yet however the makers are planning to reveal the full ensemble in the upcoming days.