On the next Fresh Air, Terry Gross talks with actor and rapper Riz Ahmed. He stars in the new film Sound of Metal as a punk-metal drummer who goes deaf. He’s also been in the HBO series The Night Of, and in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, and the series Girls. He started rapping as a teenager on pirate radio stations in London. His latest album is The Long Goodbye. Join us.
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(Photo: Actor and musician Riz Ahmed spoke with host Audie Cornish in front of a live audience at Murmrr in Brooklyn, N.Y. - Mohamed Sadek for NPR)