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Jamila Massey


Jamila Massey was born on January 7, 1934 in Simla, Punjab, British India. She is an actress, known for Mind Your Language (1977), EastEnders (1985) and The Jewel in the Crown (1984). See full bio »

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Known For

Mind Your Language
Mind Your Language Jamila Ranjha
(1977-1979)
EastEnders
EastEnders Neelam
(1997-1998)
The Jewel in the Crown
(1984)
The Long Duel
The Long Duel Dancing Girl
(1967)

Filmography

Jump to: Actress | Self
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 2013 Stella (TV Series)
Nina
- Episode #2.6 (2013) ... Nina
 2010-2011 Coronation Street (TV Series)
Upma
- Episode #1.7629 (2011) ... Upma
- Episode #1.7627 (2011) ... Upma
- Episode #1.7624 (2011) ... Upma
- Episode #1.7622 (2011) ... Upma
- Episode #1.7621 (2011) ... Upma
 2008 A Distant Mirage
Auntie
 2006 ChuckleVision (TV Series)
Mrs Bradstock
- Caterpillar Crisis (2006) ... Mrs Bradstock
 2005 Chicken Tikka Masala
Asha Chopra
 2003 All About Me (TV Series)
Aunty Jaspreet
- What's in a Name? (2003) ... Aunty Jaspreet (as Jamilla Massey)
 2002 Doctors (TV Series)
Razia Malik
- Cast the First Stone (2002) ... Razia Malik
 2001 Perfect World (TV Series)
Maggie's Mother
- Family Values (2001) ... Maggie's Mother
 2001 Adrian Mole: The Cappuccino Years (TV Series)
Mrs. Parvez
- Episode #1.6 (2001) ... Mrs. Parvez
- Episode #1.4 (2001) ... Mrs. Parvez
- Episode #1.3 (2001) ... Mrs. Parvez
 2000 Arabian Nights (TV Mini-Series)
Safil
- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... Safil
- Episode #1.1 (2000) ... Safil
 1997-1998 EastEnders (TV Series)
Neelam
- Episode dated 28 July 1998 (1998) ... Neelam
- Episode dated 27 July 1998 (1998) ... Neelam
- Episode dated 23 July 1998 (1998) ... Neelam
- Episode dated 21 July 1998 (1998) ... Neelam
- Episode dated 14 May 1998 (1998) ... Neelam
 1996 Casualty (TV Series)
Priya Kaash
- Vital Signs (1996) ... Priya Kaash
 1994 A Nice Arrangement (Short)
 1994 Pie in the Sky (TV Series)
Fazia Patel
- Undesirable Elements (1994) ... Fazia Patel
 1993 The Good Guys (TV Series)
Mrs. Bhullar
- All for Love (1993) ... Mrs. Bhullar
 1992 Wild West
Mrs. Khan
 1984-1992 The Bill (TV Series)
Mrs. Patel / Mrs. Ghosh / Carrie
- Punching Judy (1992) ... Mrs. Patel
- Skeletons (1991) ... Mrs. Ghosh
- A Friend in Need (1984) ... Carrie
 1991 Family Pride (TV Series)
Mrs. BB
 1989 Great Balls of Fire!
Bystander
 1988 Madame Sousatzka
Mrs. Ahuja
 1986 Chance in a Million (TV Series)
Meera
- Good-bye Mr Henstridge (1986) ... Meera
 1986 Langley Bottom (TV Series)
Mrs. Patel
- Play for Today (1986) ... Mrs. Patel
- Safari Supper (1986) ... Mrs. Patel
- American as Apple Pie (1986) ... Mrs. Patel
- Marriage Misguidance (1986) ... Mrs. Patel
- We've Started So We'll Finish (1986) ... Mrs. Patel
 1985 Albion Market (TV Series)
Susha Sharma
 1984 The Jewel in the Crown (TV Mini-Series)
Maharani
- An Evening at the Maharanee's (1984) ... Maharani
 1982-1983 Minder (TV Series)
Appearance by / Juror
- Minder's Christmas Bonus (1983) ... Appearance by
- Poetic Justice, Innit? (1982) ... Juror
 1982 Father Charlie (TV Series)
Sister Lucy
- Better the Devil You Know (1982) ... Sister Lucy
- For What We Are About to Receive (1982) ... Sister Lucy
- Halfway to Heaven (1982) ... Sister Lucy
- Miracles Take a Little Longer (1982) ... Sister Lucy
- TV or Not TV (1982) ... Sister Lucy
 1981 Angels (TV Series)
Uma Sharma
- Episode #7.25 (1981) ... Uma Sharma
- Episode #7.23 (1981) ... Uma Sharma
 1981 Sorry I'm a Stranger Here Myself (TV Series)
Tehmina
- Dress Optional (1981) ... Tehmina
 1981 Together (TV Series)
Dr. Prati Chaudhuri
- Episode #2.16 (1981) ... Dr. Prati Chaudhuri
- Episode #2.12 (1981) ... Dr. Prati Chaudhuri
 1977-1979 Mind Your Language (TV Series)
Jamila Ranjha
- What a Tangled Web (1979) ... Jamila Ranjha
- The School Fete (1979) ... Jamila Ranjha
- Repent at Leisure (1979) ... Jamila Ranjha
- Guilty or Not Guilty (1979) ... Jamila Ranjha
- Just the Job (1979) ... Jamila Ranjha
 1979 Empire Road (TV Series)
Geeta
- Wedding (1979) ... Geeta
- Mongrels (1979) ... Geeta
 1977-1978 Play for Today (TV Series)
Dr. Bannerjee / Sister Kapoor
- Victims of Apartheid (1978) ... Dr. Bannerjee
- Our Flesh and Blood (1977) ... Sister Kapoor
 1977 The Rag Trade (TV Series)
Shana
- The New Brother (1977) ... Shana
 1977 Target (TV Series)
Mrs. Khan
- Set Up (1977) ... Mrs. Khan
 1977 Crossroads (TV Series)
Mrs. Chaudri
- Episode #1.2818 (1977) ... Mrs. Chaudri
- Episode #1.2816 (1977) ... Mrs. Chaudri
 1976-1977 Z Cars (TV Series)
Dr. Ranjit / Interpreter
- Rage (1977) ... Dr. Ranjit
- Scot Free (1976) ... Interpreter
 1976 The Next Man
Wife of Ibn Sidki
 1976 Within These Walls (TV Series)
Farida
- A Sentence of Death (1976) ... Farida
 1975 The Dick Emery Show (TV Series)
 1975 Conduct Unbecoming
Servant
 1975 That Lucky Touch
Ambassador's wife (uncredited)
 1975 Churchill's People (TV Series)
Bahu Begum
- Mother India (1975) ... Bahu Begum
 1975 Six Days of Justice (TV Series)
Mrs. Beatty
- Belonging (1975) ... Mrs. Beatty
 1973 A Touch of Eastern Promise (TV Short)
Shalini
 1969 Strange Report (TV Series)
Nurse
- Report 3424: Epidemic - A Most Curious Crime (1969) ... Nurse (uncredited)
 1968 Frontier (TV Series)
Ayah
- Duel of Honour (1968) ... Ayah
 1967 Theatre 625 (TV Series)
Relative
- 55 Columns (1967) ... Relative
 1967 The Long Duel
Dancing Girl
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Radio: The Archers - playing Satya Khanna, BBC Radio 4

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