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Adeel Akhtar

Trained with the National Youth Theatre. One of his earliest jobs was to sell insurance over the phone. When going to audition for drama school in New York in 2002, his aeroplane was diverted by fighter jets and he was wrongfully arrested at JFK airport for being a suspected terrorist. Accepted a BAFTA award on behalf of director Chris Morris in 2011.  Appeared in Hamlet with the Young Vic Theatre in 2011.

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet Victoria and Abdul
  • Actor
2017
27% Pan
  • Sam Smiegel
2015
No Score Yet Convenience
  • Actor
2013
86% Stranger Things
  • Actor
2013
50% Jadoo
  • Vinod
2013
57% The Dictator
  • Maroush
2012
82% Four Lions
  • Faisal
2010
64% Traitor
  • Hamzi
2008

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT
92% The Night Manager
2016
  • Rob Singhal
No Score Yet Utopia
2013-2014
  • Wilson Wilson
100% River
2015
  • Ira King

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