“Me and my children are half Pakistani”, says Jemima Goldsmith
During an interview at the premiere of her film “What’s Love Got To Do With It”, Jemima Goldsmith admitted that she and her two sons are half Pakistani.
While walking on the red carpet of the festival, Jemima Goldsmith also talked to the media and said, “I lived in Pakistan for ten years between the ages of 20 and 30. I brought my two sons there. We are half Pakistani”.
At the premiere of the film, she shares what inspired her to write the film WHAT’S LOVE GOT TO DO WITH IT while stating, “My intention was to write something that was a celebration of all things Pakistani, a love letter to my old friend Pakistan”.
Jemima Goldsmith also announced to donate the profit earned from her film to flood affectees of Pakistan.
The intercultural British rom-com centres on filmmaker Zoe (Lily James), who swipes on dating apps and goes on unsuccessful dates, and compares her experience finding love to that of her close friend Kazim (Shazad Latif), who chooses to get married in an arranged marriage to Maymouna ( Sajal Aly).
The film is written and co-produced by Jemima Goldsmith and will release in cinemas on 27 January.