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Omid Djalili


Omid Djalili is a British Iranian stand-up comedian and actor. Omid had great success performing A Strange Bit of History, which won the Spirit of The Fringe award at the Edinburgh Festival in 1994, Omid has since become a fringe favorite with a string of sell-out shows. In 1995 it was with Short Fat Kebab Shop Owner's Son, again in 1996 in Arab &... See full bio »

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Known For

Gladiator
Gladiator Slave Trader
(2000)
The Mummy
The Mummy Warden Gad Hassan
(1999)
Shaun the Sheep Movie
(2015)

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 2016 Going Forward (TV Series)
Dave Wilde
- Episode #1.3 (2016) ... Dave Wilde
- Episode #1.2 (2016) ... Dave Wilde
- Episode #1.1 (2016) ... Dave Wilde
 2015-2016 Dickensian (TV Series)
Mr. Venus
- Episode #1.20 (2016) ... Mr. Venus
- Episode #1.18 (2016) ... Mr. Venus
- Episode #1.17 (2016) ... Mr. Venus
- Episode #1.15 (2016) ... Mr. Venus
- Episode #1.14 (2016) ... Mr. Venus
 2013 Moonfleet (TV Mini-Series)
Aldobrand
- Episode #1.2 (2013) ... Aldobrand
 2010 Bookaboo (TV Series)
- Kisses Are Yuk (2010)
 2009 Purves + Pekkala (TV Movie)
Walter Bannerman
 2008 Headcases (TV Series)
Mohamed Al Fayed
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... Mohamed Al Fayed (voice)
 2007 The Omid Djalili Show (TV Series)
Mr. Farsi
- Episode #1.6 (2007)
- Episode #1.5 (2007)
- Episode #1.4 (2007)
- Episode #1.2 (2007) ... Mr. Farsi
 2007 The Abbey (TV Movie)
Tony
 2006 Lead Balloon (TV Series)
Mr. Tilak
- Pistachio (2006) ... Mr. Tilak
 2006 Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law (TV Series)
Perfectionist
- Grodin (2006) ... Perfectionist (voice)
 2005 Chopratown (TV Movie)
Ali Ergun
 2003-2004 Whoopi (TV Series)
Nasim / Nasim Khatenjami
- Sins of the Sister (2004) ... Nasim Khatenjami
- Strange Bedfellows (2004) ... Nasim Khatenjami
- Identity Crisis (2004) ... Nasim Khatenjami
- The Squatters (2004) ... Nasim
- Don't Hide Love (2004) ... Nasim Khatenjami
 2002-2003 Dinotopia (TV Series)
Zipeau
- Crossroads (2003) ... Zipeau (voice)
- The Cure: Part 1 (2003) ... Zipeau (voice)
- Night of the Wartosa (2003) ... Zipeau (voice)
- LeSage (2003) ... Zipeau (voice)
- Lost and Found (2003) ... Zipeau (voice)
 2003 Lenny Henry in Pieces (TV Series)
- Episode #2.2 (2003)
 2003 Between Iraq and a Hard Place (TV Movie)
Iraqi Television Host
 2002 Relic Hunter (TV Series)
Ahmid
- Pandora's Box (2002) ... Ahmid
 1999-2001 Small Potatoes (TV Series)
Hoss
- Episode #2.7 (2001) ... Hoss
- Episode #2.6 (2001) ... Hoss
- Episode #2.5 (2001) ... Hoss
- Episode #2.4 (2001) ... Hoss
- Episode #2.3 (2001) ... Hoss
 2001 Lee Evans: So What Now? (TV Series)
Ken
- Act of God (2001) ... Ken
 2001 Baddiel's Syndrome (TV Series)
Chef
- Huffa (2001) ... Chef
 2000 Black Books (TV Series)
Trebor
- He's Leaving Home (2000) ... Trebor
 2000 Lock, Stock... (TV Series)
Ali Gadaffi
- ...And a Fistful of Jack & Jills (2000) ... Ali Gadaffi
 2000 Jason and the Argonauts (TV Mini-Series)
Castor
- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... Castor
- Episode #1.1 (2000) ... Castor
 1999 Coming Soon (TV Movie)
Amir Hassan
 1999 The Ruth Rendell Mysteries (TV Series)
Mr Kaiafas
- The Lake of Darkness (1999) ... Mr Kaiafas (as Omid Djalki)
 1999 The Bill (TV Series)
Yilmaz Demirtas
- Chasing Shadows (1999) ... Yilmaz Demirtas
 1999 Cleopatra (TV Mini-Series)
Storemaster
- Part 1 (1999) ... Storemaster
- Part 2 (1999) ... Storemaster
 1998 Barking (TV Series)
Various Roles
- Episode #1.5 (1998) ... Various Roles
- Episode #1.2 (1998) ... Various Roles
 1998 Alexei Sayle's Merry-Go-Round (TV Series)
Various
- Episode #1.1 (1998) ... Various
 1995 Dressing for Breakfast (TV Series)
Turkish Man
- Steve (1995) ... Turkish Man
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Other Works:

TV commercial for MoneySupermarket - A Great Deal Easier (Financial Solutions) (UK). See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 2 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Omid Djalki

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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In his free time, he enjoys football, backgammon and tennis. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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