UMAR BUTT by D & M Photography
Photo: D & M Photography
2nd Floor, 9 Savoy Street, London WC2E 7EG
Phone: 07796 891388
Height:5'8" (172cm)
Weight:13st. 6lb. (85kg)
Playing Age:27 - 40 years
Actual Age:36 years
Appearance:Asian, Middle Eastern, Pakistani
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Voice Quality:Deep
Voice Character:Natural


Currently Writing and Directing Alex and Eliza at ARC Stockton

Stage Radio Film Television Commercial Choreography
2018, Stage, Zubair, Alex and Eliza, Umar Butt Production/ ARC Stockton Arts Centre, Umar Butt
2018, Stage, Paladin, Department of Distractions, Third Angel, Alex Kelly
2017, Stage, Geppetto, Pinocchio, Nearly there yet, Kaveh Rahnama
2016, Stage, If I Had A Girl, Amina, Umar Ahmed
2015, Stage, Maximus, Little Red and the Wolves, Proteus theatre company, Mary Swan
2015, Stage, Farhan, My Name Is Edinburgh Fringe/Scotland Tour, Tamasha Theatre Company, Philip Osment
2015, Stage, Father, The Animal People, Barefoot Project, Malaika Cunnigham
2014, Stage, Rumpelstiltskin/Queen Mother, Rumpelstiltskin, Northumberland Theatre Company, Gillian Hambleton
2014, Stage, Farhan, My Name Is, Tamasha Theatre Company, Philip Osment
2013, Stage, Mo, Rallying Round, Northumberland Theatre Company, Gillian Hambleton
2013, Stage, Raza Khan, How to make a killing in Bollywood, Umar Ahmed
2012, Stage, Karim, Damacuss Aleppo, National Theatre of Scotland/Oran Mor, Phillip Howard
2012, Stage, Al, Could You Please Look Into The Camera, National Theatre of Scotland/Oran Mor, Catrin Evans
2012, Stage, Various Roles, Grimm Tales, Northumberland Theatre Company, Gillian Hambleton
2011, Stage, Shahzaman, Arabian Nights, Proteus Theatre Company, Mary Swan
2011, Stage, Salman, Silent Wings, 41 Management, Nick Hughes
2011, Stage, Bob, Little Mermaid, Proteus Theatre Company, Mary Swan
2008, Stage, Son/Father/Grandfather, Eclipse, Necessary Stage Company Singapore, Josephine Ronan
2008, Stage, Son, Reunion, 7:84 Theatre Company Scotland, Lorenzo Mele
2007, Stage, Actor 1, Fewer Emergencies, Ankur Productions, Daljinder Singh
2002, Stage, Various Roles, Club Asylum, Company of Angels, John Retallack
2015, Radio, Amir, A World Elsewhere, BBC Radio 4, David Iain Neville
2015, Radio, Mohammad Youseff, Big Sky, BBC Radio 4, Bruce Young
2015, Radio, Farhan, My Name Is, BBC Radio 4, Philip Osment
2014, Radio, Javaid, Going Spare, BBC Radio 4, Kirsty Williams
2011, Radio, Emperor, Early Belt And The Present, BBC 4 Radio, Bruce Young
2006, Film, Chutney Queen, Nina's Heavenly Delights, Pratibha Parmar
2005, Television, Tariq Hussein, Taggart - A Death Foretold, ITV, James Henry
2015, Commercial, Nabeel, First4Lawyers
2013, Choreography, Steve, Brrrr, Proteus Theatre Company, Mary Swan


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
(* = Native/Fluent)
Punjabi, Urdu
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Bhangra Dance, Indian Vocals, Singing (general)
Performance:Comedy, Forum Theatre, Physical Theatre, Theatre In Education, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe


Introduction to playwriting- Live theatre, Newcastle

Northumberland theatre Company- 1 year InterAct training

University of Sunderland , Drama BA (Hons), 1 year, 2009 - 2010