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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.

Dec 1, 1982 In Wembley, London, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Sound of Metal
Latest Project:
Movie Venom 2018-10-03
Known For
Poster of Shifty
Poster of Baghdad Express
Poster of Britz
Poster of The Road to Guantanamo
Movie Sound of Metal 2019
Movie The Sisters Brothers Hermann Kermit Warm 2018-09-19
Movie Venom Carlton Drake / Riot 2018-10-03
Movie Una Scott 2017-03-30
Movie Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Bodhi Rook 2016-12-14
Movie City of Tiny Lights Tommy Akhtar 2016-09-12
Movie Jason Bourne Aaron Kalloor 2016-07-27
Movie Nightcrawler Rick 2014-10-23
Movie Out of Darkness Male 2013-10-08
Movie Closed Circuit Nazrul Sharma 2013-08-28
Movie The Reluctant Fundamentalist Changez 2013-03-17
Movie Ill Manors Aaron 2012-06-06
Movie Black Gold Ali 2011-12-21
Movie Trishna Jay 2011-09-08
Movie Centurion Tarak 2010-02-15
Movie Four Lions Omar 2010-05-07
Movie Rage Vijay 2009-09-24
Movie Freefall Gary 2009-07-13
Movie Shifty Shifty 2009-04-24
Movie Baghdad Express Talal 2008-10-27
Movie Britz Sohail Wahid 2007-11-05
Movie Banglatown Banquet Razual 2006-03-25
Movie The Road to Guantanamo Shafiq 2006-03-09