Adeel Akhtar

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Adeel Akhtar
Born (1980-09-18) 18 September 1980 (age 34)
London, England, UK
Occupation Actor
Years active 2006–present

Adeel Akhtar is a British stage and screen actor. He originally completed a degree in Law but decided to follow his passion and change fields. He trained at Actors Studio Drama School in New York. He is noted for his role as the Muslim extremist, Faisal, in the comedy film Four Lions. He has also appeared as Gupta on The Angelos Epithemiou Show and performed the role of Maroush in The Dictator. Akhtar also stars as Wilson Wilson on Channel 4's Utopia. He continues to live in the UK and is playing George In The Job Lot. He is now in the Sky1 show Trollied.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2008 Traitor Hamzi
2010 Four Lions Faisal
2010 Stranger Things Mani
2012 The Dictator Maroush
2013 Jadoo Vinod
2013 Convenience Unknown Character
2015 Pan Smee

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2006 Law & Order: Criminal Intent Hazim Episode 5.10 - "Dollhouse"
2006 Conviction Dr. Darpan Banerjee Episode 1.8 "Downhill"
2010 Angelos Epithemiou's Moving On Gupta
2011 Coming Up Hasan Episode 9.7 - "Hooked"
2013 - 2014 Utopia Wilson Wilson
2013 The Job Lot George
2013 Trollied Ray

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