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The Illegal (2019)

A gritty realistic story about a young film school student from middle-class India who's forced to drop out to support his family while staying in the United States as an undocumented worker.

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Danish Renzu

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Danish Renzu (screenwriter), Tara Tucker (additional writer) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Suraj Sharma ... Hassan
Shweta Tripathi ... Mahi
Adil Hussain ... Papa
Iqbal Theba ... Babaji
Jay Ali ... Zayen Khan
Neelima Azim ... Mummy
Hannah Masi ... Jessica
Jully Lee ... Emmy
Farshad Farahat ... Aziz
Danny Vasquez ... Gustavo
Radhika Chaudhari Radhika Chaudhari ... Aisha
Ismail Bashey ... Mamujaan
William R. Moses ... Professor McGorry
Shila Ommi ... Sara
Ricky Wood ... John Bolter
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A gritty realistic story about a young film school student from middle-class India who's forced to drop out to support his family while staying in the United States as an undocumented worker.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 September 2019 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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