During Ramadan, Zubair attempts to connect with his culture through food content on social media ... he ultimately ends up getting schooled by his grandmother on how to prepare a traditional dish.
Filming Wraps on Influencer-Led Thriller “Iconic”
Notably, all three “Iconic” leads are new to acting but have established platforms as influencers. Dabash, who was raised in a Muslim Canadian family, rose to social media prominence for posting trending dances and lip syncs on TikTok.
The psychosexual indie thriller is anticipated to release in 2024 and stars Jade as makeup guru Rose, who faces hate mail from a rival artist played by Roxette Arisa, in addition to dealing with a violent stalker. After falling into a toxic love spiral with Lily (Nicole), Rose slides down a dangerous rabbit hole of drugs, paranoia and jealousy until she hits an unimaginable rock bottom (via The Hollywood Reporter).
Notably, all three “Iconic” leads, as well as several members of the supporting cast, are new to acting but have established platforms as influencers. Dabash, who was raised in a Muslim Canadian family, rose to social media prominence for posting trending dances and lip syncs on her TikTok. More recently, she has used her experience with makeup to post horror-themed special effects — fitting for her upcoming role in “Iconic.” At the time of this article, Dabash has 7.9 million followers.
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Joining Arisa, Dabash, Jade and Nicole in the ensemble are Davi Stefond, Chris Bourdreaux, Cherish Waters and celebrity fashion photographer Reinhardt Kenneth. Freiheit and Carisa Arellano are producing under their production company Good Trip/Bad Trip. Also producing is Gabriel Dos Santos for Respect The Funk, with Nathan Doherty (also of Respect the Funk) and Connor Haines joining as co-producers.
Badash is represented by Project 15, while Nicole is repped by Misfit Model Management. Stefond is represented by UPMT Agency, and Bourdreaux is represented by Apollo Management and HRI Talent.