>MEET THE CIA’S NEW GIRL
How did you prep for your role as a CIA analyst?
I called a friend in National Security and racked his brain!
Your character’s Muslim faith is a plot point.
We’re breaking stereotypes. Just because a woman wears a hijab doesn’t mean she’s obedient or repressed. My character is strong.
Last year Vanity Fair claimed you’d been screened by Scientology as a potential girlfriend for Tom Cruise. Has public scrutiny been hard?
I once heard, if you internalize the good, you have to internalize the bad. I think if you stay true to who you are, the good and bad don’t affect you.