Photo: Kamla Binji
1 Glen Street, Tollcross, Edinburgh EH3 9JD
Phone: 0131-228 4040
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'11" (180cm)
Weight:11st. 11lb. (75kg)
Playing Age:31 - 50 years
Appearance:Asian, Indian, Middle Eastern, Mixed Race, Pakistani
Other:Equity, Equity Minority Ethnic Members Register
Eye Colour:Black
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Mid Length
Facial Hair:Sideburns
Voice Quality:Gentle
Voice Character:Vulnerable


View Ashok's Credit: West London Gay Men's Project link: Still Game: Hootenanny’ Hogmanay 2007 [part 1 of 2]: Still Game: Hootenanny’ Hogmanay 2007 [part 2 of 2]:

Film Short Film Television Corporate Stage Commercial Voice Over Further Credits
2009, Film, Ibrahim [Bookshop Owner], West London Gay Men's Project, Fact&Fiction TV, Nicholas Fernandez
2005, Feature Film, Dr Iain C. Aitken [A & E Hospital Doctor], The Flying Scotsman, Mel Films Ltd., Douglas MacKinnon
1993, Film, Mr Butt [Featured Artist - Political Statesman], A Woman's Guide to Adultery, Hartswood Films & Carlton T.V, David Hayman
1992, Film, PC Kumar [Traffic Policeman], The Hawk, Initial Films and Television Ltd, David Hayman
Short Film
2009, Short Film, Vinal [Father], Non-Uniform, Filmworks Trust, Madhvi Ramani
2005, Short Film, Dr. Mehta [Coronary Care Unit Cardiologist], Dil Ki Batein, Pink Sequin Productions, Dr. Rumeena Gujral
2005, Short Film, Gitan [Co. Lead - Landlord & Shopkeeper], Just Let Me Know, Just Let Me Know Productions, Maximillian Day
2004, Short Film, Uncle Shah [University Caretaker], Balancing the Books, Paradigm Film Productions [London], Zam Nasreen
2001, Short Film, Naz [1970's Salesman], Door To Door, Ideal World (Glasgow) & London Int. Film School, Asim Ullah
2000, Short Film, Rami [Newsagent Shop Assistant], The Note, Bonney Films [Low Budget Film], Alex Bonney
1996, Short Film, Kaz [Freedom Fighter], The Hostage, London International Film School, Chris Ryan
1992, Short Film, Rashid [Co. Lead - Brother], Sleight of Hand, A & J Productions, Jeremy Clark
1990, Short Film, Rizvi [2nd Lead – School Teacher], 10 Years in England, Roy Productions Ltd. [Channel 4], R.M. Roy
2007, Television, Ahmed Natterjee [Bollywood Star/Love Rival], Still Game - Hogamanay Special 2007, BBC Comedy Unit & Effingee Productions Ltd, Michael Hines
2006, Television, Fraser Mitchell [Telco Ceo], BBC Jam [Statistics} Telco Communications, BBC Television & Sid Production Ltd, Amanda Willett
2004, Television, Driving School Examiner, My Life In Film, BBC Television, Toby Macdonald
1998, Television, Dr P. Chaudhuri [Consultant Pyschiatrist], Psychos, Kudas Productions/Channel 4 TV, Andy Wilson/John McKay
1998, Television, Jamie Shah [Scottish Asian Actor], The Creatives, BBC TV and Absolutely Productions Ltd, Andy DeEmmony
1997, Television, Dr H Khan [Co. Lead - Heart Surgeon], Agony, Live TV, Colin Greg
1995, Television, JD [Van Driver], Kavanagh QC II, Carlton UK Productions Ltd, Colin Gregg
1995, Television, Jay Das [TV Reporter], Silent Witness, BBC TV London, Harry Hook
1994, Television, Kamal [Train Enthusiast], Lovejoy, Witzend Productions Ltd, Ian White
1994, Television, Harjinder [Mini-Bus Driver], Come Outside, Tricorn Associates Ltd and BBC2, Barbara Roddam
1993, Television, Hospital Porter, Casualty, B.B.C. T.V. Bristol, Matthew Evans
1993, Television, Vikram [Indian Poker Player], Inspector Alleyn Mysteries, B.B.C. T.V. London, Jim Goddard
1992, Television, Ajay [Prospective Husband], The Buddha Of Suburbia, BBC Television, Roger Michell
1992, Television, Casino Gambler, Trainer, B.B.C. T.V. Birmingham / London, Terry Marcel
1992, Television, Painter, Casualty, B.B.C. T.V. Bristol, Tom Cotter
2012, Corporate, Ali Ahmed [Self-Employed Businessman], RNIB – PREVENTION OF SIGHT LOSS, Brand & Deliver & RNIB In-House Media, Kevin Brown
2007, Corporate, Rashid Kumar [HR Professional], BP HR - SAP Implementation DVD, Myriad Media & B.P. In-House Media, Tim Frewer
2001, Corporate, Mr Goldberg [Lead - Bomb Maker], Explosion [Bomb Video], Fairline Productions & RBTV, Cameron Miller
1999, Corporate, Salim Khan [Lead - Accounts Manager], Accidental Day [Newhog Day], Picardy TV [Newham Council Film], Bill Gill
1999, Corporate, Arvin & Jaz [Dealer & Reporter], Reuters Financial, Blackburn Prods [Reuters Video], David Percy
1999, Corporate, Mr Pal [High Street Bank Customer], Trainee CA, Crystal Media Ltd [Royal Bank of Scotland], Paul Hineman
1999, Corporate, Mr Amit [Lead - Electoral Officier], Scottish 1999 Elections, Mirage TV [Scottish Office Film], Yvonne Goodfellow
1998, Corporate, Aaron [Bank Clerk], Royal Alert 6, Picardy TV [Royal Bank of Scotland], Paul Hineman
1997, Corporate, Dr Sharman [Co. Lead - Surgeon], Quality Assured, Croft TV and Graphics [Citreon Film], Keith Jones
1997, Corporate, Kash Kapoor [Lead - Yuppy Exec. & Presenter], Zaknet, Media One / EFG Ltd, Nick Shipley
1997, Corporate, Rajesh [Line Manager], Project Cotton, Picardy TV [Scottish Courage Film], Michael Kaplan
1996, Corporate, Mr McCarthy [BA Investigator], Interview Under Caution, BA Video Communications [BA Film], Hugh Capon
1996, Corporate, Ashok [Co. Lead - Clerk], Be Aware, Two Four Productions Ltd. [DSS I.T.], Linda Parkhurst
1994, Corporate, Shiv [Co. Lead - Inmate], Hostels Trigger Training Video, First Field [Government Training Film], Greg Loftin
1993, Corporate, John [Lead - Bank Manager], Quality in Action, 2 Step Productions [T.S.B. Training Film], Tina Blake
1993, Corporate, Dr Udani [Co. Lead - Senior Registrar], A Patient's Perspective, Intercomm Group Ltd. [N.H.S. Film], John Crome
2014, Stage, Gautan [Scottish Asian Radio Play Actor], The Black Prince of Perthshire, Ankur Productions, Tron Theatre, Alan McKendrick
2013, Stage, Santosh, Blood And Honour [Rehersal Reading], Sariza Productions Ltd, Matthew Gould
2003, Stage, Dr. Rathin Kumar [Consultant Psychiatrist], Playing With Fire, TAG Theatre Company (Citizens Theatre), James Brining
1998, Stage, Tiresias [Seer-Prophet], Oedipus Complex, fACTional Productions, Mia Stevenson
1998, Stage, Asrif [Assassin], Heart of Darkness, fACTional Productions, Mia Stevenson
1996, Stage, Exhibit in Glass Cage [Jobbing Actor], Spellbound - Art and Film, Hayward Gallery - SBC, Peter Greenaway
1994, Stage, Newspaper Vendor, Work in Theatre, Whittington Community Theatre, Dorothea Alexander
1992, Stage, Lucky Strike [Lead - Privite Investigator], Some Other Time, British Asian Theatre, Jimi Rand
1991, Stage, Benson Slave [2nd Lead – African Slave], Masaka, Vicmos Theatre Co., Michael Apet
1990, Stage, Children’s One Man Show [Story-teller], Children's Asian Stories, Rani Singh's Children's Theatre Company, Rani Singh
2006, Commercial, MI5 Spy, M & S Xmas 'Ice Hotel' TV Advertisement, RSA Film Ltd, Dawn Shadforth
2000, Commercial, Haj [Architect], Haj The High Flyer, Picardy Television (Orange Mobile Phones Activert), Laurie Castelli
1995, Commercial, Devoted Husband, Ideal Homes Exhibition, New Era T.V., David Stewart
Voice Over
2005, Voice Over, TV Documentry: Voiceover [Pakistani Accent], The New Al-Qaeda, B.B.C. T.V. London, Sandy Smith
2005, Voice Over, Corp. Video: Voiceover [Asian/Indian Accent], Premium Quality Halal Video, Canongate Studios & 2020 Productions, Alistair George
2001, Voice Over, Asian Male [Thai accent], Murder In Paradise, Wark Clements & Co/Channel4 TV, Ross Wilson
2001, Voice Over, Radio Commercial: Voiceover [Scot. Asian Accent], Evening Times - 'Free Curry', Clayton Graham Advert./ Picardy TV [RadioClyde], Guy Harrower
Further Credits
2005, Still Photography, Poster Campaign [Lead - Building Society Customer], Derbyshire Building Society, CCHN: Ping Advertising Agency, Robert Wilson
1997, Still Photography, Vikram [Adulterer], Dear Anne Column, Belle Magazine [No. 6 – 1998], David Laine
1997, Still Photography, Mr Patel [Butcher], Agony Aunt Column, Take a Break Magazine [No. 4 –1998], David Laine
1995, Still Photography, Working Actor, Asians in the Media, Eastern Eye Magazine, Sanjay Gohil
1994, Still Photography, Interviewee, Give Us A Clue, Eastern Eye Magazine, Anjeli Parmer
1994, Still Photography, Conceited Brother, Photo Story, Eastern Eye Magazine, Shalini Goodimal
1994, Still Photography, Possessive Lover, Photo Story, Eastern Eye Magazine, Shalini Goodimal
1993, Still Photography, Poster Campaign [Lead - Laboratory Manager], Instron Poster, Instron Limited, David Chambers


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
Asian*, Edinburgh*, Glasgow*, Indian*, Pakistani*, Scottish-Standard*, Scottish-West Coast
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Hindi*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Performance:Autocue trained/experienced, Children's Theatre, Clown, Commentating, Compere, Radio Presenting, Role Play, Story Telling, Theatre In Education, TV Presenting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Baseball*, Basketball*, Bowling*, Cricket*, Golf*, Hockey (field)*, Horse-riding, Snooker*, Tennis*, Volleyball*
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Computer Literate, Improvisation, Journalist, Narration, Poker, Puppetry, Story Telling