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DUBAI: Now a fashion regular on the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival, French-Algerian actress Lyna Khoudri has revealed the release date of her latest film on Instagram, teasing fans with a short clip of the new drama from era.

Entitled “Another’s Place,” with the English title “Secret Name,” the film will hit theaters on January 19, according to the actress’ post on Instagram Stories.

Directed by Aurélia Georges, Khoudri plays the main role of Nelie, who escapes a miserable existence by becoming a first-line nurse in 1914. One day, she takes the identity of Rose, a young woman from a wealthy family, who dies in front of her. She meets the wealthy Madame de Lengwil posing as Rose and begins working for the family, the lie forever changing the course of her life.

Directed by Aurélia Georges, Khoudri plays the main role of Nelie.

The rising star first rose to prominence for her role as Nedjma in the Algerian film “Papicha”, in which she played a young design student determined to organize a fashion show to protest against escalating conservatism in Algeria in the midst of the civil war.

Director Mounia Meddour’s debut feature premiered in the Un Certain Regard section at the Cannes Film Festival in 2019.

For her work in the film, Khoudri won the Orizzonti Award for Best Actress at the 74th Venice Film Festival and she was nominated in the Cesar’s Most Promising Actress category.

Khoudri would land a number of major roles, including in the critically acclaimed “The French Dispatch” by Wes Anderson, starring Timothee Chalamet, Saoirse Ronan, Tilda Swinton, Owen Wilson, Willem Dafoe and more.

She played a student activist and Chalamet’s love interest in the live-action film that wowed critics at the 2021 Cannes film festival.

The 29-year-old actress is also set to appear in a new two-part adaptation of Alexandre Dumas’ classic French novel “Les Trois Mousquetaires”, in which she will star alongside François Civil as her sweetheart, as Constance D’Artagnan, formerly Bonacieux.

In addition, the star of Algerian origin is filming “November”, a thriller directed by Cédric Jimenez on the French anti-terrorism services during the hunt for suspects after the 2015 attacks in Paris.

More recently, Khoudri hit the big screen in “Haute Couture”, a French film that tells the story of a little hand named Esther (Nathalie Baye) who, after participating in her latest Haute Couture collection for Dior, is made stealing her bag by 20 -Jade (Khoudri) years old in a metro station.