Throwback Thursday: Ayesha Dharker In “The Terrorist”

Indian actress Ayesha Dharker garnered worldwide attention with her 1997 film “The Terrorist,” which is about a teenager who becomes a Tamil Tiger type terrorist after the death of her brother.

True story: Samuel L. Jackson loved her in this movie so much he called the director of “The Terrorist,” then convinced Robin Gurland, Rick McCallum, and George Lucas to cast her as Queen Jamillia in AOTC.

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