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Ayub Khan-Din

Ayub Khan-Din was born in 1961 in Salford, Lancashire, England. He is an actor and writer, known for My Beautiful Laundrette (1985), Sammy and Rosie Get Laid (1987) and East Is East (1999). See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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My Beautiful Laundrette
East Is East
East Is East Writer
The Burning Season
The Burning Season Patwant (Pat)


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 1995 Dangerfield (TV Series)
Kevin Deehan
- The Dead Businessman (1995) ... Kevin Deehan
 1995 Backup (TV Series)
- Toleration Zone (1995) ... Ali
 1994 Agatha Christie's Poirot (TV Series)
- Hercule Poirot's Christmas (1994) ... Horbury (as Ayub Khan Din)
 1993 The Burning Season
Patwant (Pat)
 1992 KYTV (TV Series)
- God Alone Knows (1992)
 1991 Idiot (TV Mini-Series)
 1991 Lebewohl, Fremde
 1991 Doctor at the Top (TV Series)
Dr. Anand
- Bye Bye, Bickerstaff (1991) ... Dr. Anand (as Ayub Khan Din)
 1990 The Care of Time (TV Movie)
 1989 Boon (TV Series)
Foreign Student
- In It for the Monet (1989) ... Foreign Student
 1989 Capital City (TV Series)
- Rainforest (1989) ... Luke
 1989 Shalom Salaam (TV Mini-Series)
Hafiz Sattar
- Episode #1.5 (1989) ... Hafiz Sattar
- Episode #1.4 (1989) ... Hafiz Sattar
- Episode #1.3 (1989) ... Hafiz Sattar
- Episode #1.2 (1989) ... Hafiz Sattar
- Episode #1.1 (1989) ... Hafiz Sattar
 1988 The Bill (TV Series)
- Tigers (1988) ... Rashid (as Ayub Khan Din)
 1988 Il giovane Toscanini
Comparsa (uncredited)
 1987 My Family and Other Animals (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1987) ... Yasha
 1985 My Beautiful Laundrette
Student (as Ayub Khan Din)
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Other Works:

(January 1990-October 1990; December 1990-January 1991) He acted in the Royal National Theatre Season at the Laurence Olivier Theatre, Cottesloe Theatre, and Lyttelton Theatre in London, England in Henrik Ibsen's play, "Peer Gynt;" Tony Harrison's play,"The Trackers of Oxyrhynchus;" Bertolt Brecht's play, "The Good Person of ... See more »

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Ayub Khan Din

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Brother of stylist/makeup artist Lee Din and well-known designer Rasshied Din. See more »

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