Person Details

Birthday: 1982-12-01 21:10:07

Aliases: Riz MC , 리즈 아메드 , Rizwan "Riz" Ahmed , Ριζ Άχμεντ , Rizwan Ahmed

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Wembley, London, England, UK

Homepage:

Movie Involvements: 34

TV Involvements: 6


Most Famous Work

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.

Most Famous Work

Venom
Average
7

Venom

(2018) Carlton Drake / Riot
Sound of Metal
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8

Sound of Metal

(2020) Ruben Stone
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
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8

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

(2016) Bodhi Rook
Jason Bourne
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6

Jason Bourne

(2016) Aaron Kalloor
The OA
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8

The OA

(2016) Elias Rahim
Nightcrawler
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8

Nightcrawler

(2014) Rick
City of Tiny Lights
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5

City of Tiny Lights

(2016) Tommy Akhtar
The Night Of
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8

The Night Of

(2016) Nasir Khan

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2021 Presenter
2020 Ruben Stone
Zed
Riz
2019 Himself
2018 Carlton Drake / Riot
Hermann Kermit Warm
Himself
2017 Himself
Scott
2016 Elias Rahim
Bodhi Rook
Tommy Akhtar
Aaron Kalloor
Nasir Khan
2015 Self
Self
2014 Rick
Himself
2013 Male
Nazrul Sharma
Changez
2012 Aaron
2011 Ali
Jay
2010 Omar
Tarak
2009 Vijay
Gary
Shifty
2008 Riq
Talal
Manesh Kunzru
2007 Sohail Wahid
Sohail
Self
2006 Yosri
Razual
Shafiq
N/A
N/A
N/A
Saeed
Year Character Movie/Tv

Production

Year Role Movie/Tv
2021 Executive Producer
2020 Executive Producer
Producer
Year Role Movie/Tv

Writing

Year Role Movie/Tv
2020 Writer
Writer
2014 Writer
Year Role Movie/Tv

Crew

Year Role Movie/Tv
2020 Creator
Year Role Movie/Tv

Directing

Year Role Movie/Tv
2014 Director
Year Role Movie/Tv

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