Riz Ahmed
Riz Ahmed

Gender

Male

Known Credits

9

Riz Ahmed

Date of Birth: Dec 01, 1982

Birthplace: Wembley, London

 

 

Biography

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.

Known For

Filmography

City of Tiny Lights

City of Tiny Lights

as Tommy Akhtar

2017

The OA

The OA

as  Elias Rahim

2016

Una

Una

as Scott

2016

Jason Bourne

Jason Bourne

as Aaron Kalloor

2016

The Night Of

The Night Of

as Nasir Khan

2016

Nightcrawler

Nightcrawler

as Rick

2014

Closed Circuit

Closed Circuit

as Nazrul Sharma

2013

Shifty

Shifty

as Shifty

2009