Saudi Arabia

Kirk Rudell is a writer and producer based in Los Angeles. This essay was adapted from his recent Twitter thread. Washington Post, OpinionsJanuary 6, 2018 https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2019/01/04/tragedy-fahad-albutairi-loujain-al-hathloul/?utm_term=.78cc99de5bf3 A couple years ago, when I was writing for “American Dad!,” I needed an Arabic speaker for a small part. Our casting director recommended a Saudi comedian named Fahad Albutairi, […]