Riz Ahmed

Born:  December 1, 1982, London, England


2006:  The Road To Guantanamo

2008:  Shifty

2009:  Rage

2010:  Four Lions, Centurion

2011:  Trishna, Day of the Falcon

2012:  Ill Manors, The Reluctant Fundamentalist

2013:  Closed Circuit

2014:  Nightcrawler

2016:  Jason Bourne, Una, City of Tiny Lights, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

2018:  The Sisters Brothers, Venom

2019:  Weathering With You, Sound of Metal

2020:  Mogul Mowgli


Academy Award Nomination:  Best Actor, Sound of Metal (2020)

Golden Globe Award Nominations:  Best Actor-Limited Series/TV Movie, The Night Of (2016); Best Actor-Drama, Sound of Metal (2020)

Emmy Award:  Best Actor-Limited Series/Movie, The Night Of (2017)
Nomination:  Best Guest Actor-Comedy, Girls (2017)

Berlin Film Festival Award:  EFP Shooting Star, 2012

Screen Actors Guild Award Nominations:  Best Male Actor-TV Movie/Limited Series, The Night Of (2016); Best Male Actor, Sound of Metal (2020)


Photo by Mango Films (Manjinder Virk)