Spotlight: TIRAN AAKEL


TIRAN AAKEL by Brandon Bishop
Photo: Brandon Bishop
Suite 4, 2nd Floor, 36-40 Glasshouse Street, London W1B 5DL
Phone: 07921 831251
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'7" (170cm)
Weight:12st. (76kg)
Playing Age:38 - 50 years
Appearance:Asian, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Mixed Race
Other:Equity, Equity Minority Ethnic Members Register
Eye Colour:Black
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Assured
Voice Quality:Clear

About me:

Stage Training Film Television Radio Commercial Film Voice Over Further Credits
2020, Stage, Ali/Farid, The Kite Runner, UK Productions/Flying Entertainment, Giles Croft
2019, Stage, Hassan/Rupert/Photios, Papadopoulos The Musical, Double M Films/The Other Palace Theatre, Tania Azevedo
2019, Stage, Various Roles, THREE SISTERS by Julia Pascal, Taking The Stage, Julia Pascal
2019, Stage, Sahir/Bakhtiah, Blueprint Medea, Finborough Theatre, Julia Pascal
2019, Stage, Various Roles, UNTITLED PROJECT, NT Studio, Daniel Raggett
2018, Stage, Mahmoud, The Jungle, Young Vic/NT/Sonia Friedman/Playhouse Theatre, Stephen Daldry & Justin Martin
2018, Stage, Ashraf, Burkas and Bacon Butties, Tara Finney Productions/Vault Festival, Sarah Henley & Sarah Butcher
Stage, Dr Patel, Time's Up, Yvonne Arnauld Theatre, Ray Cooney
Stage, Rick, I Was Looking At The Ceiling, Southwark Playhouse, Caroline Sharman
Stage, Dr Stuart Framingham, Beyond Therapy, Etcetera Theatre, James Kermack
Stage, Signor Frascati/Signor Grappa, Purge, Edinburgh Festival, James Duncan
Stage, Franco, Asturias, Edinburgh Festival, James Duncan
Stage, Various Roles, SAB!, Edinburgh Festival, Ruth Urquhart
Stage, Showab Khan, Ooh Ah Showab Khan, Arc Theatre - National Tour, Carole Pluckrose
Stage, Mickey Talbot, It's All A Masquerade, Edinburgh Festival, Malcolm Simpson
Stage, Showab Khan, Kicking Out, Arc Theatre - National Tour, Carole Pluckrose
Stage, Shahid Daz, Baby Love, Sylvestre Tobias Theatre Co, Sylvester Tobias
Training Film
2018, Training Film, Ross, Inspector Sands Maudsley Project, Inspector Sands, Jacinka Eisler
Television, Mr Roche, Eastenders, BBC Television
Television, Mr Adjani, Casualty, BBC Television, Declan O'Dwyer
Television, Salaudeen Amin, Panorama, BBC Television
Television, Waiter, Bed Bugs, Ideal World Productions
Radio, Matcham, Sherlock Holmes (His Last Bow), BBC Radio 4, Enyd Williams
Commercial, Lacky, National Lottery, Camelot, Ric Cantor
Commercial, Crying Man, Sky Sports, Weiland Films, Jeff Thomas
Commercial, Patient, 118 118, Channel 4
Commercial, Interviewer, Benefit Fraud, COI
Commercial, The Hero, SKY TV, Streetlight Films, Paul Street
Commercial, Husband,,
Commercial, Keyser Soze, Hyundai, Infiniti Productions, Elliot Hegarty
Film, Soroush/Eugene, Pretty Music for Very Ugly People, Films Des Années Moroses, Stefan von Hauser
Film, Martin, Regret Button, Films Des Années Moroses, Stefan von Hauser
Film, Barry, I'm No Stranger, Bacchus Productions, David Ridley
Voice Over
2019, Voice Over, Sir Johnstone and Martin Evans, A Form of Colonisation, Tamasha Theatre Company, Anthony Simpson-Pike
2019, Voice Over, Daniel, The Museum, Tamasha Theatre Company, Anthony Simpson-Pike
Voice Over, Various Roles, In Pursuit of Happiness, BBC, Carol Sennett
Voice Over, Football Commentator, Regional Live Sports Commentary, BBC Radio Leicester
Voice Over, Security Guard Crannid, Soldiers Of Love, MYTV Productions, Mark Thompson
Further Credits
2019, Corporate, Aziz, BP Cyber Security, Embolden Agency, Jason Edwards
2019, Corporate, Aziz, BP Cyber Security, Embolden Agency, Jason Edwards
Corporate, Pradeep Tata, Dangerous Opportunities, Seachange Interactive Ltd, Glynne Steele
Corporate, Doctor, Micardis, Wizzard, Graham Collis/Gerald Yaffie
Corporate, Chris Bartlett, BAC - Accelerated Development Experience, Seachange Interactive Ltd, Glynne Steele
Corporate, Tim, Nestle Focus Group, Red Bee, Pete Hammond
Corporate, Ravi Singh, Tiffany's Party, Pixelbox Media, Mark Lowe
Corporate, The Ambulance Driver, London Ambuklance Station - Cardiac Arrest Training, MJTV, Mark Thompson


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Arab, Asian, Egyptian, French, Geordie, Greek, Heightened RP, Israeli, Leicester, London*, Manchester, Middle Eastern, Persian, RP, Scottish-Standard, Spanish, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Arabic, Farsi, Hebrew, Pashto
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballroom Dancing, Banjo, Tenor
Performance:BASSC-Actor Combatant (pass R & D/Unarmed), Compere, Corporate Roleplay, East 15-Advanced Stage Combat (BA Acting/Stage Combat), Forum Theatre, Green Screen, Immersive Performance, Murder Mystery Events, Musical Theatre, Physical Comedy, Physical Theatre, Radio Drama, Role Play, Theatre In Education, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Football, Horse-riding, Krav Maga, Stage Combat*, Wing Chun
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Drama Workshop Leader, Event Host (experienced), Improvisation, Psychology, Workshop Leader (Acting)
Vocal Range:C3 to G4 (belt to A1)


East 15 Acting School 1990 - 1993