Spotlight: OSMAN BAIG


OSMAN BAIG by Brandon Bishop
Photo: Brandon Bishop
50 Liverpool Street, London EC2M 7PY
Phone: 020 7224 9036
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:6' (182cm)
Weight:10st. 8lb. (67kg)
Playing Age:30 - 40 years
Appearance:Middle Eastern, Mixed Race, Pakistani
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Short

About me:

Praise for Fake News:

Edinburgh Fringe Sell-Out Show 2019 // MARK LAWSON, THE GUARDIAN, 4 STARS: "A promising writer, Baig is indubitably good news as a performer." (Guardian: Ten Essential Shows Edinburgh 2019) // DOMINIC CAVENDISH, TELEGRAPH: Top 20 Must-See Theatre, Edinburgh 2019 // DAILY EXPRESS: "Hilarious... a cutting media satire"

Stage Film Commercial Further Credits
2019, Stage, Journalist (Lead), Fake News, Theatre 503/Assembly Edinburgh, Sam Raffal
2018, Stage, Journalist (Lead), Fake News, Waterloo East Theatre, Sam Raffal
2018, Stage, Journalist (Lead), Fake News, King's Head Theatre, Sam Raffal
2018, Stage, The Teacher (Lead), Our Big Love Story, Hope Theatre, Calum Robshow
2018, Stage, Ensemble/Citizen of Rome, Julius Caesar, Royal Shakespeare Company, Angus Jackson
2017, Stage, Journalist (Lead), Fake News, Stockwell Playhouse, Sam Raffal
2017, Stage, Citizen/Senator, Coriolanus, Royal Shakespeare Company, Angus Jackson
2017, Stage, James (Lead), What Should I Be, Bradford Council, Gemma Booth
2016, Stage, Tressel/Ensemble, Richard III, Almeida Theatre, Rupert Goold
2016, Stage, Tressel/Ensemble, Richard III, Ulysses Theatre, Croatia, Rupert Goold
2016, Stage, Asif/Various, Boy, Almeida Theatre, Sacha Wares
2016, Stage, Gulloo (Lead), Jungly Jadoogar, Olympia London, Mariam Majid
2015, Stage, Dr. Tim /Roy/Simon/Businessman/Polar Bear, Earthquakes in London (Mike Bartlett), Tristan Bates Theatre, Jake Murray
2015, Stage, Jester/Sage/Pederast, The Arabian Nights (Mary Zimmerman), New Diorama Theatre, Robert Wolstenholme
2015, Stage, Sam, NSFW (Showcase), Leicester Square Theatre, Gillian King/Crispin Harris/Helen Tennison
2016, Feature Film, Ensemble, Almeida Live: Richard III, Picturehouse Entertainment, Rupert Goold
2017, Commercial, Judgy Millenial, It's Decision Time, Virgin Trains, Tom Kuntz
2016, Commercial, Deepesh, Small World, Universal TV Media, Ovidiu Paun
2015, Commercial, Businessman, Fuelled by Love, British Airways, Neeraj Ghaywan
Further Credits
2017, Music Video, Boyfriend, Embers, I Am The Cold Man
2016, Music Video, Dancer, Off With Their Heads, The King Blues, Transmission Records
2014, Musical, Fleetwood, The Life (Coleman/Gasman), The Workhouse Theatre, Grantley Buck
2014, Musical, Narrator/Mysterious Man, Into The Woods (Sondheim), The Workhouse Theatre, Grantley Buck
2013, Musical, Doctor, South Pacific (Rogers/Hammerstein), The Workhouse Theatre, Grantley Buck
2011, Musical, Fred Casely/Chorus, Chicago (Kander/Ebb), Church of Our Holy Redeemer, Clerkenwell, Pippa O'Brien
2011, Musical, Chorus, Wicked (Workshop), West End Workshops, Cassie Compton & George Ure
2016, Short Film, Dracula, Requiem for a Puppet, London Film School, Emanuele Bonomi
2016, Short Film, Taz (Lead), Nine Steps Behind, Independent Film Maker, Samuel Martin
2016, Short Film, Mohamed (Lead), Bittersweet, Independent Film Maker, Miguel Lagos
2016, Short Film, Mohamed (Lead), Tea?, Independent Film Maker, Estevao Conde
2016, Corporate, Darius Drake, The Daily Debate with Darius Drake, City University, Ness Lyons
2015, Corporate, IT Assistant, Fred, PwC Platform Films, Marcus Daborn
2015, Corporate, Office Worker, Connect the World, CNN
2016, Voice Over, Various, Al Jazeera English, Al Jazeera, Various
2009, Voice Over, Various, Sky News, British Sky Broadcasting, Various
2011, Concert, Singer, "Somebody to Love" (Introduced by Sir David Frost), The O2 Arena, Newsroom's Got Talent


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Birmingham, Bradford*, English-Standard, Liverpool, London, Pakistani, RP, Yorkshire*
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French, Hindi, Japanese, Urdu
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Dance (general), Singing (general)*, Tenor, Tenor Baritone
Performance:Actor-Singer, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Autocue trained/experienced, Laban Training, Musical Theatre, Poetry Reading, Story Telling, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Running, Stage Combat, Yoga
Other Skills:Artist (Fine Art), Cooking/Baking, Improvisation, Journalist, Law Graduate, Lyricist, Painting, Producer (professional), Scriptwriter (professional), Writer


Drama Studio London 1 Year Diploma in Professional Acting (Trinity Certified), 2014-2015