The brother of Afsan Azad, who played Padma Patil in the “Harry Potter” movie franchise, pled guilty to threatening to injure her for dating a Hindu man. Azad is Muslim.
Though Ashraf Azad and Azad’s father were acquitted for threatening to kill the actress, the court found them guilty of threatening bodily harm. Both men “emphatically” denied any wrongdoing. The incident occurred in May at the family’s home in Manchester.