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The President as Comic Relief: Ben Kingsley as Hamid Karzai

In 2012, Wolf Blitzer ended an interview with then Afghan President Hamid Karzai with a downright odd question: “Do you ever think about a movie starring Ben Kingsley as Hamid Karzai?” Karzai, clearly confused, played along, saying he would be “honored” to be portrayed by “the person that played Gandhi.” One must assume that Blitzer thought…

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