Uma Thurman to play heroic nun [CNAU]

Jul 22, '09 5:00 pm
Actress Uma Thurman plays a Catholic nun in her latest movie “Girl Soldier”, the true and tragic story of 140 Ugandan girls who were kidnapped and enslaved in 1996.

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Looks worth watching! Thanks…

Well, based on the previous movies of Uma, its not typecasting.

Her father is a professor and practitioner of Tibetan Buddhism. “Uma” is a Hindu name for God the Mother. “Karuna”, a Buddhist term, is a her middle name, which means “compassion”, “the desire to remove pain and suffering”. She’s not a practitioner of Buddhism, though it is the one religion with which she most closely identifies.

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