Spotlight: AATIF NAWAZ


AATIF NAWAZ by Ruaa Kaseki
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10 Bedford Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1B 3RA
Phone: 020 3696 1326
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'9" (175cm)
Weight:11st. 5lb. (72kg)
Playing Age:25 - 40 years
Actual Age:35 years
Appearance:Indian, Middle Eastern, Pakistani
Eye Colour:Black
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Short
Facial Hair:Beard
Voice Character:Enthusiastic
Voice Quality:Melodious

Currently appearing:

Aatif is the co lead performer/writer on BBC Three's Muzlamic, currently available on watch on the BBC iPlayer. He's also the co-host of BBC Radio 5 Live podcast, The Doorsa, and is a regular commentator on Test Match Special, also on BBC Radio 5 Live.

Television Film Television Movie Short Film Commercial Further Credits
2019, Television, Federation Rep, The Tez O'Clock Show, Expectation Entertainment/Channel 4
2019, Television, Lead / Writer, Muzlamic, BBC Studios for BBC Three, Johnny Burns, Pier Van Tajn
2018, Television, Abid, Bounty (Channel 4), Big Talk Productions, Ollie Parsons
2018, Television, Self, Sunday Morning Live (BBC One), BBC, Richard Pattinson
2017, Television, Self, Asian Comedy Network (BBC Asian Network), BBC, Thom Weller
2017, Television, Self, Newsnight (BBC Two), BBC, Stuart Earl
2014, Television, Presenter, Living The Life, Islam Channel, Sadiya Choudhary / Sabir Bhatti
2014, Television, Presenter, WrestleTalk TV India, Trident Vision Media, Alex Shane
2014, Television, RaJ King, Cornershop, IAR Media, Islah Abdur Rahman
2013, Television, Presenter, Help For Syria Campaign, Breakthrough Media, Robert Elliot
2012, Television, Asim Khan, Bahir Waalay, Film Productions London, RishiRaj Shukla/Aatif Nawaz
2010, Television, Terrorist / Student, Real Crime with Mark Austin, ITV, Tom Gould
2010, Television, Aatif Nawaz (self), Emerging Comedians, Asianet, Vikram Kaur Singh
2010, Television, Sameer, London's Arabian Nights, Artistry Gems, Samantha Ansell
2009, Television, Presenter, Talk of London (Talk of the Town), B4U Music, Vikram Kumar
2011, Feature Film, Ali Sheikh / The Agent, Meeting Place, Jay Croot
2011, Feature Film, Hassan, Honour, YouThink Productions, Kashif Nijabat
2008, Feature Film, Ali, Scotland Express (Bollywood), JJS Films, Rinkin Trivedi
Television Movie
2012, Television Movie, Kashif, Majboor (Helpless), Cobalt Pictures, Ray Majid
Short Film
2012, Short Film, Ali, Window, I-Shape Interactive, RishiRaj Shukla
2011, Short Film, Pete, Patience, NBU, Christian Elderfield
2011, Short Film, Abdul, Faith, MFS, Awatif Al Jadeli
2008, Short Film, Alex, Blank, RHUL Productions, Isabelle Stream
2006, Short Film, Masood, The Legend of The Spin-Doctor, Misc Pro, Savvas Papasavva
2018, Commercial, Buyer, Vauxhall, FunkyDory, Ben Fogg
2018, Commercial, Joker, Stanley, FunkyDory, Ben Fogg
2018, Commercial, Rahid, EasyJet, VCCP, Ben Fogg
2010, Commercial, The Geek, HK Solicitors Commercial, Talnet Productions, Abhi Nair
2010, Commercial, Cricket Captain, Rubicon Commercial, The Mini Mart, Tim Clyde / Edward Chilcott
2009, Commercial, Handsome Lawyer, Lakhani & Co Solicitors, EF Productions, Naseem Khan
Further Credits
2020, Radio, Himself, Laura Whitmore's Sunday Session, BBC Radio 5 Live
2020, Audio, Himself, Evil Genius with Russell Kane podcast, BBC Radio 4/BBC Sounds
2020, Radio, Commentator, Test Match Special, BBC Radio 5 Live
2019, Audio, Himself, Christmas: What the Fa-La-La-La-La? podcast, Audible
2019, Audio, Himself, The Spin podcast, Guardian
2019, Radio, Presenter, Aatif Nawaz in Rawalpindi (Test Match Special), BBC Radio 5 Live
2019, Audio, Co-host, The Doorsa podcast, BBC Radio 5 Live/BBC Sounds
2019, Video, Brother, Too Proud To Split The Bill (Channel 4 Sparks), Couch Potato Films/North East Comedy Hot House, Raul Kohli & Adam Bouabda
2016, Radio, Presenter, Inconspicuous Consumption Series 2, BBC Radio 4, Nick Baker
2013, Stage, Pradeep Yogiki, Asia Elects, Duriana Project, Fuad Aali
2012, Documentary, Self (Voiceover), My 2012 Dream, Camden Creative, Richard Cookson
2012, Radio, Various (Ensemble), Salman Taseer - BBC Radio 4, Goldhawk Productions, John Dryden
2011, Educational, Sanjit, Business Results DVD, Oxford University Press, Matthew Chaplin
2010, Documentary, Presenter, A Stranger In Ghana, Mercentilevision, Malik Ramchandani
2010, Radio, Aatif, Brimful of Aisha, Radio Asian Fever, Aisha Iqbal
2009, Corporate, Presenter, Workshare - Comparing PowerPoints, Workshare, Jes Breslaw


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, English-Standard*, Indian, London, Middle Eastern, Pakistani
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Bhangra Dance, Bhangra Singing, Bollywood Dance*, Hip Hop Dance
Performance:Comedy, Compere, Disc Jockey (DJ), Master of Ceremonies, Radio Presenting, Stand-up Comic, TV Presenting
(* = highly skilled)
Basketball, Bowling, Cricket*, Football, Karate, Snooker, Squash*, Table Tennis*, Tennis
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence


London Drama School, Advanced Screen Acting, 1 year, 2008 - 2009