Riz Ahmed
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Riz Ahmed

Rizwan "Riz" Ahmed (born 1 December 1982), also known as Riz MC, is a British actor and rapper. As an actor, he was initially known for his work in independent films such as The Road to Guantanamo, Shifty, Four Lions, Trishna, and Ill Manors, before his breakout role in Nightcrawler. Since then, he has appeared in the films Una, Jason Bourne, and the first Star Wars Anthology film, Rogue One. He also starred in the HBO miniseries The Night Of as Nasir Khan; the show and his performance were critically lauded, earning him Golden Globe and SAG nominations.

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Character : Shifty

The Road to Guantanamo

Character : Shafiq

Four Lions

Character : Omar


Ill Manors

Character : Aaron

City of Tiny Lights

Character : Tommy Akhtar

Out of Darkness

Character : Male

Sound of Metal

Character : Ruben Stone

The Reluctant Fundamentalist

Character : Changez


Character : Jay


Character : Sohail Wahid

Mogul Mowgli

Character : Zed

Exit West

Character : Saeed

The Long Goodbye

Character : Riz


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Character : Hamlet

Taqwacore: The Birth of Punk Islam

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Character : Vijay


Character : Rick


Character : Scott

Baghdad Express

Character : Talal


Character : Carlton Drake / Riot

Violent Talent

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Character : Gary

The Sisters Brothers

Character : Hermann Kermit Warm

Black Gold

Character : Ali

Banglatown Banquet

Character : Razual

Jason Bourne

Character : Aaron Kalloor

The Stories: The Making of 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'

Character : Himself

Closed Circuit

Character : Nazrul Sharma

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Character : Bodhi Rook


Character : Tarak

Riz Ahmed Tv Credits

Dead Set

Character : Riq

The OA

Character : Elias Rahim

The Night Of

Character : Nasir Khan

The Path to 9/11

Character : Yosri


Character : Manesh Kunzru


Character : Sohail

Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter

Character : Self

The Big Narstie Show

Character : Himself

Off Camera with Sam Jones

Character : Himself

The Lateish Show with Mo Gilligan

Character : Himself

The Graham Norton Show

Character : Self

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

Character : Self

10 Minute Tales

Character : Joseph

The Fades

Character : Neil


Character : Paul-Louis

The Play's the Thing (UK)

Character : No character defined

Alan Carr: Chatty Man

Character : Self

The Jonathan Ross Show

Character : Self

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah

Character : Self

The Ellen DeGeneres Show

Character : Self - Performer

The Late Late Show with James Corden

Character : Self

LIVE with Kelly and Ryan

Character : Self

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Character : Self

Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Character : Self

The Oscars

Character : Self