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Go Away With ... Michael Pugliese and Prem Singh

Go Away With ... Michael Pugliese and Prem Singh

After meeting in acting class, Michael Pugliese and Prem Singh decided to create roles for themselves that they'd be proud to portray on screen. So like Matt Damon and Ben Affleck did before them, the Canadians wrote their own screenplay and looked for backers for what would become "Tiger." They won the interest of Mickey Rourke, who agreed to act in the film. "Tiger" tells the real-life tale of boxer Pardeep Singh Nagra (portrayed by Singh). A Canadian flyweight amateur boxing champion, Nagra wasn't allowed to compete at nationals, because he refused to shave his beard -- an important part of his Sikh faith.

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