Mandeep Dhillon

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Mandeep Dhillon
Born (1990-12-21) 21 December 1990 (age 28)
NationalityBritish
OccupationActor
Years active2004–present

Mandeep Dhillon (born 21 December 1990) is a British actor who has appeared in Some Dogs Bite (2010), Tears of Kali (2004), and the BBC Three comedy TV series Some Girls and Fried.

She is also known for her appearances in the British romantic comedy Finding Fatimah in 2017, and as Constable Lizbyet Corwi in The City and the City in 2018. In March 2019, she appeared as Sandy in Netflix Original dark-comedy After Life starring David Brent: Life on the Road co-star, Ricky Gervais.

Early life and career[edit]

Mandeep Dhillon attended Fearnhill School, Letchworth.[1] Her first television appearance was in Some Dogs Bite (2010),[2] and she made her film debut in Tears of Kali (2004). She starred as the character Saz Kaur in Some Girls, which aired on BBC Three. Mandeep went on to appear as a guest character in 7 episodes of the 2014 TV series 24: Live Another Day, alongside Kiefer Sutherland, and in 2017 she appeared in the British romantic comedy film Finding Fatimah.[3] Dhillon played the main character Constable Lizbyet Corwi in of the four part BBC Drama The City and the City in 2018, alongside David Morrissey who played her police partner, Inspector Tyador Borlú.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Film Character Notes
2004 Tears of Kali Clerk at Teehouse (segment "Shakti")
2014 A Wonderful Christmas Time Mandi
2016 David Brent: Life on the Road Kaz
2017 Freehold Mel
2017 Finding Fatimah Nayna

TV[edit]

Year Programme Character Notes
2008 The Inbetweeners Prom Extra TV series
2010 Some Dogs Bite Seema TV movie
2012 The Thick Of It Rohinka One episode
2012–14 Some Girls Saz Kaur Three series (18 episodes)[4]
2013 Whitechapel Sabima Masud Two episodes
2014 24: Live Another Day Chell 7 episodes[5]
Wolfblood Dacia TV series
2015 The Revolution Will Be Televised Herself 1 episode
Fried Amara TV series
2016 Stan Lee's Lucky Man Indira Kemal 1 episode
2017 Hospital People Shaz Dutta TV series[4]
Doctor Who [4] Shireen 1 episode: "Knock Knock"
2018 The City and the City Constable Lizbyet Corwi [4] TV series
Bulletproof Kamali Khan TV series
Hounslow Diaries Tash TV Series
2019 After Life Sandy TV series

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Letchworth actress stars in BBC Three teen comedy". thecomet.net. 2012.
  2. ^ "Some Dogs bite". BBC. 2011.
  3. ^ "Finding Fatimah official website". Retrieved 3 Feb 2017.
  4. ^ a b c d e "The City And The City star Mandeep Dhillon: Corwi is a pitbull – I wish I was like her". Radio Times. 2018.
  5. ^ "Young Brits land role in 24". Screen Terrier. Retrieved 27 January 2014.

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