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12-26 Lexington Street, London W1F 0LE
Phone: 020-3214 0800
Fax: 020-3214 0801
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'5" (165cm)
Playing Age:16 - 25 years
Appearance:Indian, Middle Eastern, Pakistani
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Long


BAFTA Scotland nominated for BEST ACTRESS (television) in BLACK MIRROR 'Crocodile' (Season 4) opposite Andrea Riseborough available on Netflix. Lead in BAFTA and RTS winner 'Murdered by my Father' BEST SINGLE DRAMA.

Television Stage Film Radio Further Credits
2019, Television, Naz, THE CAPTURE, BBC 1 / NBC Universal, Ben Chanan
2018, Television, Rebecca, HANNAH, Channel 4 / Me + You Productions, Dominic Savage
2018, Television, Shamara, BREXIT, Channel 4 / House Productions, Toby Haynes
2018, Television, Pritilata Wadedar (Lead), SNATCHES, BBC / Royal Court, Vicky Featherstone
2018, Television, Shereen (Recurring), PURE, Channel 4 / Drama Republic, Aneil Karia / Alicia MacDonald
2017, Television, Shazia (Lead), BLACK MIRROR - CROCODILE (S4), Netflix, John Hillcoat
2017, Television, Sita (Recurring), DEEP STATE, Fox, Matthew Parkhill / Rob Connolly
2017, Television, Ani (Recurring), NEXT OF KIN, ITV / Mammoth Screen, Justin Chadwick / Jamie Childs
2017, Television, Yasmin (Lead), DIANA & I, BBC / Big Talk, Peter Cattaneo
2017, Television, Young Sathnam's Mother, THE BOY WITH THE TOPKNOT, BBC / Kudos, Lynsey Miller
2016, Television, Meena (Recurring), THE EDUCATOROR, Channel 4, Paul G. Raymond
2016, Television, Sister Inez (Guest Lead), GOOD KARMA HOSPITAL, ITV / Tiger Aspect, Jon Wright
2016, Television, Alisha Prasad (Guest Lead), FATHER BROWN, BBC, Di Patrick
2015, Television, Salma (Lead), MURDERED BY MY FATHER, BBC3, Bruce Goodison
2015, Television, Hafsa Ali (Guest Lead), HOLBY CITY, BBC, Karl Neilson
2015, Television, Farrah Bulfati (Recurring), LEGENDS, Fox 21 / TNT, Jamie Payne / Alrick Riley
2016, Stage, Cordelia, BRIDESHEAD REVISITED, English Touring Theatre, Damian Cruden
2016, Stage, Multiple Roles, CYRANO DE BERGERAC, Southwark Playhouse, Russell Bolam
2015, Stage, Princess Jasmine, ALADDIN, Oxford Playhouse, Steve Marmion
2015, Stage, Grusha, THE CAUCASIAN CHALK CIRCLE, Unicorn Theatre, Amy Leach
2014, Stage, Emma, UNSPEAKABLE CRIMES, ice&fire/Save the Children, Annecy Lax
2014, Stage, Ghazala, MY NAME IS..., Tamasha, Arcola Theatre/UK TOUR, Philip Osment
2013, Stage, Amina, 2050: THE FUTURE WE WANT, United Nations HQ, David Woolcombe/Yusuf Islam
2012, Stage, Sabah, FALLUJAH, Cockpit Theatre, Prav MJ
2012, Stage, Sophie, DEFINING MOMENTS OF TRUTH & DECEPTION, Soho Theatre, Steve Woodward
2012, Stage, Titania, OPEN AIR SHAKESPERE, The Oxford School of Drama, Robin Belfield
2012, Stage, Masha, THE SEAGULL, The Oxford School of Drama, Steve Woodward
2012, Stage, Isabella, MEASURE FOR MEASURE, The Oxford School of Drama, George Peck
2019, Film, Peggy, HUMPTY FU*KING DUMPTY, Jane&Joan Films, Stephen Walters
2019, Film, Asma, MUGHAL MOWGLI, Pulse Films / BBC Films, Bassam Tariq
2018, Film, Nurse Jordan, RUNNING NAKED, NOW Films, Victor Buhler
2018, Film, Hidayat (Lead), AZAAR, NFTS, Myriam Raja
2018, Film, Amira (Lead), BELITTLED, Directors UK / ARRI Media, Claire Tailyour
2014, Film, Sajida, PARDES, Myriam Raja
2013, Film, Aisha (Lead), OUR GIRL, Animage Films, Ruth Beni
2012, Film, Maisie (Lead), BLUE HEART, HEART'S DESIRE, The Oxford School of Drama, Karen Stowe
2019, Radio, Amna (Lead), BETA FEMALE, BBC Radio 4, Ed Morrish
2015, Radio, Ghazala, MY NAME IS..., BBC Radio 4, Bruce Young
2012, Radio, Bobby, EIGHT, The Oxford School of Drama, Jane Morgan
Further Credits
2018, Workshop, Various Roles, PETER GYNT, National Theatre Studio, Jonathan Kent
2018, Workshop, Marianne, TARTUFFE, RSC, Iqbal Khan
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Cynthia, UJAMAA, National Theatre Studio, Roy Alexander Weise
2016, Workshop, Kelly, SCROUNGERS the Musical, ice&fire/Actors for Human Rights, Ben Kidd
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Shania, CONKERS, Soho Theatre, Chris McGuire
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Woman 1, 2, 3, 4, KNIFE MAKER, Royal Court, Richard Twyman
2015, Workshop, Sara/Interviewer, Octopus, Soho Theatre, Diyan Zora
2015, Workshop, Miranda, The Tempest/Storm, Unicorn Theatre, Purni Morell
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Rukmini (Girl), Rukmini’s Gold, Kali Theatre, Trilby James
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Laura, Asylum Monologues, ice&fire/Actors for Human Rights, Christine Bacon
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Charlotte, Trunk, Tamasha, RichMix, Pia Furtado
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Girl, Golden Hearts, Tamasha, RichMix, Philip Osment
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Mohini, Blood & Honour, Arts Theatre, Matthew Gould


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Arab, Australian, Birmingham, Farsi, Glasgow*, Indian, Irish-Southern, Manchester, Pakistani, RP, Scottish-Standard
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Hindi, Punjabi*, Urdu*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Alto*, Clarinet*, Jazz Dancing
(* = highly skilled)
Horse-riding, Snowboarding*, Swimming, Tennis*
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence


The Oxford School of Drama, Acting, 2012

Winner of Best Young Actress in film/TV at the International Achievement Recognition Awards (IARA) 2017.

Winner of Best Actress in film at the Eastern Eye Arts, Culture & Theatre Awards 2016.