(TV Series) (short stories - 1 episode)
"The Jaguar Smile"
1 Portrayal |
4 Interviews |
22 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Sir Salman Rushdie
5' 7" (1.7 m)
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[on a forced shutdown in Sri Lanka during the filming of 'Midnight's Children'] We lost two day's shooting and a lot of sleep. It's clear that there was somebody in the Iranian foreign ministry - I don't know who, and I don't know at how high a level it was, but someone - said to the Sri Lankan ambassador they they disapproved of the permission having been given [to film] and that it should be ...
Sentenced to death in 1989 for his book "The Satanic Verses" by the Ayatollah Khomeini
, who proclaimed the book to be an insult to the Islamic religion. He has lived under police protection ever since. Since the Ayatollah's death, he has become a slightly more public person.