NILA AALIA by Nick James
Photo: Nick James
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37 Pearman Street, London SE1 7RB
Phone: 020-7840 0123
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'4" (162cm)
Weight:8st. 10lb. (55kg)
Playing Age:45 - 60 years
Appearance:Asian, Indian, Pakistani
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Natural


2019, Television, Angu Ayah (series reg), Black Narcissus, BBC/FX, Charlotte Bruus Christensen
2019, Television, Geetha Sharma, Behind Her Eyes, Left Bank Pictures, Erik Richter Strand
2019, Short Film, Lalita, The Honeymakers, Screaming Violet Productions, Jeneffa Soldatic
2018, Television, Question Time Host, Years and Years, Red Productions/BBC1, Simon Cellan-Jones
2018, Stage, Old Jyothi, An Adventure, Bush Theatre, Madani Younis
2017, Television, Sylvia Firth, A Discovery Of Witches (all Souls Trilogy), Bad Wolf Ltd, Juan Carlos Medina / Alice Troughton
2017, Commercial, Nisha, 15 minute care makeover from hell, Bootleg Films, Adam Morley & Dulcie Cowling
2016, Feature Film, Sherri, The Commuter, Studiocanal, Jaume Collet-Serra
2016, Television, Jane, The Rebel, Retort, Vadim Jean
2016, Television, Sophia Akhtar, Wolfblood, CBBC, Multiple
2015, Television, Sophia Akhtar, Wolfblood, CBBC, Jermain Julien
2013, Television, Victoria Parker, The Intern, Boundless Productions, Charlotte Brookes
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Mrs Hussain, Defending the faith - Tariq Ali, Theatre 503, Robert Shaw Cameron
2012, Television, Mrs.Madari, Scott & Bailey Season 2 Episode 5, Red Productions ITV, Paul Walker
2011, Television, Phoebe Herron, Silent Witness Series 15 Block 4 (Red Hill), BBC Production, Andy Hay
2010, Television, Dr Wilkes, Whitechapel 2, Carnival Films, David Evans
2009, Stage, Ella, Elder Latimer is In Love, Arcola Theatre, Adam Berzsenyi Bellaagh
2009, Television, Bel Roy, Holly Oaks, Lime Pictures, Multiple
2008, Television, Amelia, Outnumbered, Hat Trick, Guy Jenkins
2008, Television Movie, Alia Mum, Diverted, Big Tree Productions, Alex Chapple
2007, Corporate, Shareen, Child Protection, The Edge Picture Company, Gary Birch
2007, Corporate, Deepa, Investing in Camden Homes, CreationVideo, Sabeena Subba
2007, Corporate, Audit Manager, Money Laundering, The Audit Commission, Keith Timmis
2007, Television, Dr Parvez, Bike Squad, Hat Trick, Guy Jenkins
2006, Stage, Sita, Ramayana, Sita Theatre, Ravin Ganatra
2006, Television, Shanti, 5 Days, BBC/HBO, Simon Curtis
2006, Television, Kiran Desai, A Touch Of Frost, ITV/Yorkshire, Roy Battersby
2006, Television, Cathy/ATC, Torchwood, BBC Television
2005, Corporate, Lara, Mystery Shopper, Edge Pictures, Alex Watts
2005, Corporate, Veena -Audit Manager, Training Video, Audit Commission, David Herring
2005, Film, Laila Shaan/News Anchor, A Good Year, Stripe Productions, Ridley Scott
2005, Musical, Gandhari, Mahabharata, Gita Productions, Stuart Wood
2005, Stage, Mrs Annapura, Instant Celebrity, Silver Star Productions, Stuart Sweeting
2005, Television, Dr Lowe, Broken News, BBC Television
2005, Television, Sheila, Casualty, BBC Television, Shani Grewal
2005, Television, Aisha Hassan, Doctors, BBC Television, Burt Caesar
2005, Television, Ms. Delpy, Eastenders, BBC Television, Michael Owen Morris
2005, Television, Indira, Life isn't all Ha Ha He he, BBC/Hat Trick, Andy DeEmmony
2005, Television, Mrs Hassan, Taggart, ITV1/SMG TV, James Henry
2004, Television, Dr. Sternberg, If Drugs Were Legal, BBC Television, Nicholas Copus
2004, Television, Juliet, Spooks, BBC/Kudos, Alrick Riley
2003, Musical, Kitty, Bombay Dreams, Really Useful Theatre Company, Steven Pimlott
2002, Stage, Various Roles, Vagina Monologues, I.W.D., Emily Stone
2001, Stage, Intera, Act Arts, Synapse Creative Chaos, A. Hawa
2001, Stage, Zed, Zen Pause, Synapse Creative Chaos, A. Hawa
2000, Stage, Red, Love Goes Fashion, Synapse Creative Chaos, J.Morganthal
1999, Stage, Frau, Frau Aus Ton, Paz - Munich, Ellen Raab
1999, Stage, Ogboimba, Ogboimba, Paz - Munich, Ellen Raab
1998, Stage, Storyteller, Schwanensee Mullkippe, B-W-GUNG, Ulm, Klaus Dilger


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, English-Standard*, Indian, Mid-Atlantic, RP*
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, German, Turkish
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Alto, Ballad, Cabaret Singing, Choreography, Country Singing, Freestyle Dance
Performance:Audio Drama, Children's Theatre, Forum Theatre, Interactive Performance, Live Roleplay, Meisner Technique, Role Play, Story Telling, Theatre In Education
(* = highly skilled)
Swimming, Yoga
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:CIPD (qualification), Devising, Director, Diversity/Cultural trainer (experienced), Drama Coach (professional), Drama Workshop Leader, Feldenkrais Method, Improvisation, Presentation Coach, Story Telling


MFA Acting- Case Western Reserve University Ohio USA

Feldenkrais Practioner - Lewis Training UK