The series also features Jared Harris, Lee Pace, Lou Llobell, Leah Harvey and others in the lead roles.
It was just a few days back Kubbra Sait confirmed being a part of Apple TV+ sci-fi drama titled Foundation. The actor plays the role of Phara and she confirmed that she is not an Indian in the series. Kubbra revealed that her character is an Anacreon warrior and from some other planet. Now, during a recent interaction, the actor dished out details about her character and even thanked makers for envisioning an actor from South Asia for the role.
Kubbra told IANS, "Phara is hungry for blood, she is hungry for justice and whatever it means to her personally, she is out there to get it!"
The actor added that her character does not represent a known ethnicity, but she is thankful the makers thought of envisioning her to be from South Asia.
On prepping for her role, Kubbra further said that is why she got an opportunity to audition for the role. The actor went on to say, "Yes, there was an entirely new language to learn and a lot of physical work went into transforming me into Phara, but now that I get to watch the show, I think it was worth the effort."
The Sacred Games actor shared about the shooting process amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Kubbra revealed that they were living like a family."
She added, "We were there, having left everything we knew behind us. So, we let out guards down and spent time together. That is why, no matter what we share on-screen, I hold these off-screen memories close to my heart."
Foundation is created by David S Goyer and Josh Friedman. The series features Jared Harris, Lee Pace, Lou Llobell, Leah Harvey, Laura Birn, Terrence Mann, Chipo Chung and Cassian Bilton in the lead roles. It premiered on Apple TV+ on September 24, 2021.