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Naveen Andrews


Born Naveen William Sidney Andrews in London on January 17, 1969. His parents were both Indian immigrants from Kerala, India. In high school, he auditioned for drama school and was accepted at London's Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Two of his classmates were Ewan McGregor and David Thewlis . His studies paid off when he won a role in Hanif ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Lost
Lost Sayid Jarrah
(2004-2010)
Planet Terror
(2007)
The Brave One
The Brave One David Kirmani
(2007)

Filmography

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 2017 Instinct (TV Series)
Julian
 2014 Far Cry 4 (Video Game)
Sabal (voice)
 2013 Reckless (TV Movie)
Roland Shaw
 2012 Sinbad (TV Series)
Lord Akbari / Akbari
- The Siren (2012) ... Lord Akbari
- Hunted (2012) ... Akbari
- Homecoming (2012) ... Lord Akbari
 2004-2010 Lost (TV Series)
Sayid Jarrah
- The End (2010) ... Sayid Jarrah
- Across the Sea (2010) ... Sayid Jarrah (credit only)
 2010 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Detective Ash Ramsey
- Shadow (2010) ... Detective Ash Ramsey
 2008/I Animals
Vic
 2006 Provoked: A True Story
Deepak Ahluwalia
 2006 The Ten Commandments (TV Mini-Series)
Menerith
- Episode #1.2 (2006) ... Menerith
- Episode #1.1 (2006) ... Menerith
 2003 Easy
John Kalicharan
 2003 Future Tense (TV Movie)
Miles Gupta
 2001 The Beast (TV Series)
Tamir Naipaul
- Travinia: Part 2 (2001) ... Tamir Naipaul
- Travinia: Part 1 (2001) ... Tamir Naipaul
- Functional Family (2001) ... Tamir Naipaul
- The Delivery (2001) ... Tamir Naipaul
- The Damage Done (2001) ... Tamir Naipaul
 2000 The Chippendales Murder (TV Movie)
Steve Banerjee
 2000 A Question of Faith
William
 1999 Drowning on Dry Land
Darshan
 1998 Mighty Joe Young
Pindi
 1998 My Own Country (TV Movie)
Dr. Abraham Verghese
 1997 True Love and Chaos
Hanif
 1996 The Peacock Spring (TV Movie)
Ravi Battacharya
 1993 The Buddha of Suburbia (TV Mini-Series)
Karim Amir
- Episode #1.4 (1993) ... Karim Amir
- Episode #1.3 (1993) ... Karim Amir
- Episode #1.2 (1993) ... Karim Amir
- Episode #1.1 (1993) ... Karim Amir
 1992 Double Vision (TV Movie)
Jimmy
 1992 Wild West
Zaf
 1991 London Kills Me
Bike
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Music video: Appeared in David Bowie video, "Budda of Suburbia".

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 4 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

On first reading the script for 'Lost': "When I first got the premise, it was limited at best and dreadful at worst. People crashing on an island - how many possible permutations can you get out of that?" (Esquire, July 2007) See more »

Trivia:

Attended the Guildhall School of Music and Drama along with Ewan McGregor and David Thewlis. See more »

Trademark:

Curly black hair

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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