Spotlight: OMAR MALIK


OMAR MALIK by Michael Shelford
Photo: Michael Shelford
Dawn Green
55-59 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1D 6LD
Phone: 020-7292 0600
33 Tottenham Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T 4RR
Phone: 020 7437 3202
Artist's Website:
Height:6'1" (185cm)
Playing Age:20 - 30 years
Appearance:Asian, Middle Eastern, Pakistani
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Voice Character:Relaxed
Voice Quality:Warm

About me:

Omar Malik's portrayal of the ingenue Omar is touching and heartfelt - WhatsOnStage ****

Omar Malik and Jonny Fines who capture perfectly the hesitancy of two young men unsure where their passion will lead them - Guardian ****

Television Film Stage Further Credits
2020, Television, Abdul, BEHIND THE FILTER, BBC, Ella Jones
2019, Television, Khalil Noorani - Guest Lead, DOCTORS, BBC, Richard Signy
2019, Television, Kamal - Guest Lead, THE DUMPING GROUND S08E21, BBC, Sean Glynn
2018, Television, Tariq Iqbal, HOUNSLOW DIARIES (Pilot), BBC, Nida Manzoor
2018, Television, Pardeep Singh - Guest Lead, CALL THE MIDWIFE, BBC, David O'Neill
2018, Television, Bashir Khan - Guest Lead, NO OFFENCE (SEASON 3), Channel 4, Misha Manson Smith
2018, Television, Ismail Quereshi - Guest Lead, HOLBY CITY, BBC, Steve Brett
2017, Television, Kamal - Guest Lead, THE DUMPING GROUND S6E17, BBC, Sean Glynn
2016, Television, Various Roles, TRACEY ULLMAN'S SHOW (SEASON 2), BBC & HBO, Dominic Brigstocke
2015, Television, Lee, MOVING ON, BBC, David Whitney
2013, Television, Naz, CORONATION STREET, ITV Studios Ltd, Nicky Higgens
2013, Television, Lazak - 2 eps, YOUNG DRACULA, BBC, Sasha Ransome
2013, Television, Khudadad Khan, World War 1 A - Z, BBC, Andrea Parr
2018, Feature Film, Guy, DE DE PYAAR DE, Luv Ranjan, Akiv Ali
2018, Feature Film, Saleem, SWORDS AND SCEPTRES, Cayenne Pepper Productions, Swati Bhise
2015, Feature Film, Fayed, TAKEDOWN, Pinewood Pictures, Jim Gillespie
2019, Stage, Omar, MY BEAUTIFUL LAUNDRETTE, Leicester Curve/Leeds Playhouse, Nikolai Foster
2017, Stage, Tariq, EAST IS EAST, Nottingham Playhouse/Northern Stage, Suba Das
2017, Stage, Raj/Flavio, Gangsta Granny (OLIVIER NOMINATED 2018 Best Family Show), Birmingham Stage Company, Neal Foster
2015, Stage, Kuldev, FEVERDREAM: SOUTHSIDE, Citizens Theatre, Dominic Hill
2014, Stage, Genie of The Lamp, ALADDIN, Oldham Coliseum, Kevin Shaw
2013, Stage, Little John, WANTED! ROBIN HOOD, The Library Theatre, Amy Leach
2012, Stage, Duke Orsino, Twelfth Night, Manchester School of Theatre, Fiona Buffini
2012, Stage, Barry/Professor/Brian, ROAD, Manchester School of Theatre, Mark Babych
Further Credits
2019, Animation, Various Characters, DARK CRYSTAL, Netflix, Gemma Nicholson
2018, Radio, Hakim, A BROKEN HEART IN A WARZONE, BBC Radio Drama, Marion Nancarrow
2018, Radio, Boris / Shivinder, TOMMIES, BBC Radio 4, Jonquil Panting
2018, Short Film, 'The One', NOBODY'S DARLING, AmyBanksProduction, Sophia Carr-Gomm
2014, Short Film, Zayn, OUT OF BODY, Superplex Pictures, Eddie Sternberg
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Various Roles, EXTRACTS, Soho Theatre, Rosamunde Hutt
2013, Commercial, Young Business Man, McDONALDS, Knucklehead Studios, Ben & Joe Dempsey
2013, Commercial, Sabir, AUTOTRADER, RSA Films, Trevor Melvin
2013, Commercial, Bartender, TRAVELODGE, Turbett & Crew, David Coleman
2012, Short Film, Gull, THE LINE OF FREEDOM, Millhouse Film Productions, David Whitney


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Arab, Birmingham, Bradford, Cockney, London*, Manchester, Mexican, Middle Eastern, Multicultural London English (MLE), Northern, RP, Russian
(* = Native/Fluent)
Arabic, English*, Hindi*, Punjabi, Urdu*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Beatboxing (vocal percussion)*, Guitar, Harmonica, Rap
Performance:Comedy, Fight Captain (experienced), Physical Theatre, Role Play, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Air Rifle Shooting*, Callisthenics*, Canoe*, Cricket*, Kayak*, Stage Combat*, Weight Training*, Yoga*, Yoga Teacher
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Improvisation, Interpreter, Military Training/Experience, Origami, Personal Trainer-qualified


Meisner Technique

Manchester School of Theatre 2013