Riz Ahmed

Profession: Actor
Riz Ahmed
Birthdate: December 01, 1982
Country: United Kingdom United Kingdom
Horoscope: Sagittarius


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Riz Ahmed Nominations & Awards

Golden Globes Awards

 - Best Leading Actor - Drama NOMINATED
 - Best Actor in a Mini-series or Motion Picture Made for TV NOMINATED

Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG)

 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries NOMINATED


 - Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie WINNER
 - Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series NOMINATED

Independent Spirit

 - Best Leading Actor WINNER
 - Best Supporting Actor NOMINATED


 - Best Leading Actor WINNER
 - Most Outstanding Newcomer to Film NOMINATED

Critics Choice Award

 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED

Academy Awards

 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED


 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED

Boston Society of Film Critics

 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED

Chicago Film Critics Association

 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED

Los Angeles Film Critics Association

 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED

 - Best Leading Actor WINNER
Riz Ahmed is an British Actor. He has won an Independent Spirit Awards , an Emmy Awards and an Gotham Awards. He's known for The Sisters Brothers (2018), Nightcrawler (2014) and Rage (2009).

All Movies of Riz Ahmed

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  • Encounter
    Riz Ahmed plays Malik Khan, an ex-Marine who, after several tours in war zones, returns home and learns of an ominous secret: an alien species of insects is taking possession of the bodies of ordinary seeming people.
    Character: Malik Khan
    United Kingdom  2021
  • The Long Goodbye (S)
    Riz and his family are in the middle of a typical family day in their house, whilst a far right march plays out on the telly in the background, which eventually arrives at their front door, leading to a devastating outcome.
    Character: Riz
    United Kingdom  2020
  • Mogul Mowgli
    On the brink of his first international tour, Zed, a British Pakistani rapper, decides to fly home to the UK to visit the family he has not seen in two years. In the midst of trying to reconnect with his parents, he is suddenly st...
    United Kingdom  2020
  • Sound of Metal
    A heavy-metal drummer's life is thrown into freefall when he begins to lose his hearing.
    Character: Ruben
    United States  2019
  • The Sisters Brothers
    Year 1850. Charlie and Eli Sisters live in a wild and hostile world. They have blood on their hands: the blood of criminals and innocent people alike... They have no scruples about killing. It’s their job. Charlie, the younger b...
    Character: Hermann Kermit Warm
    France  2018
  • Venom
    When Eddie Brock acquires the powers of a symbiote, he will have to release his alter-ego "Venom" to save his life.
    Character: Carlton Drake / Riot
    United States  2018
  • The OA (TV Series)
    TV Series (2016-Present). 2 Seasons. 18 Episodes. The story begins with a missing blind girl in her twenties, Prairie Johnson (Brit Marling), who comes home to the community she grew up in with her sight restored. Some hail her a ...
    Character:  Elias Rahim / ... 5 episodes, 2016-2019
    United States  2016
  • The Night Of (TV Miniseries)
    8 Episodes. After a night of partying with a female stranger, a man wakes up to find her stabbed to death and is charged with her murder.
    Character:  Nasir 'Naz' Khan 9 episodes, 2016
    United States  2016
  • Una
    When a young woman named Una (Rooney Mara) unexpectedly arrives at an older man’s (Ben Mendelsohn) workplace, looking for answers, the secrets of the past happened 15 years ago threaten to unravel his new life. Their confrontati...
    Character: Scott / factory employee
    United States  2016
  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
    Jyn Erso, a Rebellion soldier and criminal, is about to experience her biggest challenge yet when Mon Mothma sets her out on a mission to steal the plans for the Death Star. With the aid of the Rebels, a master swordsman, and non-...
    Character: Bodhi Rook
    United States  2016
  • Jason Bourne
    Jason Bourne, now remembering who he truly is, tries to uncover hidden truths about his past. Years after the events of 'The Bourne Ultimatum', former CIA assassin Jason Bourne (Matt Damon) resurfaces just as his former employers ...
    Character: Aaron Kalloor
    United States  2016
  • Nightcrawler
    A young man stumbles upon the underground world of L.A. freelance crime journalism. Lou Bloom (Jake Gyllenhaal) is not having much luck with his job search. After witnessing an accident, he quickly finds himself caught up in the u...
    Character: Rick
    United States  2014
  • Closed Circuit
    Martin Rose (Eric Bana) and Claudia Simmons-Howe (Rebecca Hall) are lawyers -- and ex-lovers -- who find themselves put at risk after they join the defense team for an international terrorist's trial. A massive car bomb at Borough...
    Character: Nazrul Sharma
    United Kingdom  2013
  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist
    A young Pakistani (Riz Ahmed) graduated in Princeton and living in New York is chasing corporate success on Wall Street. He finds himself embroiled in a conflict between his American Dream, a hostage crisis, and the enduring call ...
    Character: Changez
    United States  2012
  • Girls (TV Series)
    TV Series (2012-2017). 6 Season. The series follows the lives of a small group of friends in their early 20's trying to navigate their lives in New York City. It all begins when aspiring writer Hannah gets a shock when her parents...
    Character:  Paul-Louis 2 episodes, 2017
    United States  2012
  • Trishna
    Based on Thomas Hardy's classic novel Tess of the D'Urbervilles, 'Trishna' tells the story of one woman whose life is destroyed by a combination of love and circumstances. Set in contemporary Rajasthan, Trishna (Freida Pinto) meet...
    United Kingdom  2011
  • Centurion
    Britain, 117 AD. A splinter group of Roman soldiers fight for their lives behind enemy lines after their legion is decimated in a devastating guerrilla attack. Tired of constant harassment by the Picts in Caledonia, the Romans sen...
    Character: Tarak
    United Kingdom  2010
  • Four Lions
    In a British city, four men have a secret plan. Omar (Riz Ahmed) is disillusioned about the treatment of Muslims around the world and is determined to become a soldier. This is the most exciting idea Waj (Kayvan Novak) has ever he...
    United Kingdom  2010
  • Rage
    Seven days, fourteen characters, a schoolboy and his website. An accident, a murder and a crisis in New York’s fashion industry. Broken dreams, bitter conflict and secret confessions: Sally Potter’s film is a tragicomedy about...
    United Kingdom  2009
  • Freefall (TV)
    'Diamond' Dave Matthews works for a ruthless firm providing mortgages to families denied credit, regardless of whether they can afford the repayments. Divorced City banker Gus sells lucrative corporate mortgages over the phone and...
    Character: Gary
    United Kingdom  2009
  • Dead Set (TV Miniseries)
    During a fictional series of Big Brother, a zombie outbreak occurs, but the house-mates are unaware of the impending doom outside of the Big Brother House.
    United Kingdom  2008
  • Britz (TV)
    Two British-born Muslim siblings are drawn in radically different directions after 9/11.
    United Kingdom  2007
  • Taking Liberties
    Documentary film about the erosion of civil liberties in the United Kingdom and increase of surveillance under the government of Tony Blair.
    United Kingdom  2007
  • The Road To Guantanamo
    In September 2001, the mother of Pakistani Asif Iqbal returns to Tripton in England. She has found a bride for his son in a village not far from Faisalabad. A few days later, Asif goes to the Punjab to meet the woman he is to marr...
    Character: Shafiq
    United Kingdom  2006
  • The Path to 9/11 (TV Miniseries)
    The miniseries will take viewers behind closed doors at the CIA, the FBI and the White House and into the world of Richard Clarke, Madeleine Albright, Condoleezza Rice, Dick Cheney, Sandy Berger and CIA Director George Tenet, amon...
    United States  2006