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Mem Ferda

Mem Ferda has long been sought after for his hypnotic presence on screen. Equally comfortable as hero or villain, he has a continually expanding filmography. This extremely talented and intelligent actor was born October 1963 in Chelsea, South West London. The son of a Turkish Agricultural Minister he became fascinated with the art of acting from ... See full bio »

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 2015 My Hero (filming)
Simon Flowers
 2015 A Punters Prayer (post-production)
'Big' Bektash Ali
 2015 Gridiron UK (post-production)
 2015/II Breakdown (completed)
Hakan Abaci
 2015 Dirtymoney (completed)
Ilir Duka
 2015 Miss You Already (completed)
 2003 Dream Team (TV Series) (completed)
- Persuasion (2003) ... Manager
 2014 Legacy of Thorn
Detective Cyphers
 2014 BBC Comedy Feeds (TV Series)
Mr. Yildiz
- Rude Boys (2014) ... Mr. Yildiz
 2014 Emulsion
 2014/I Hyena
Akif Dikman
 2014/I Plastic
 2013 By Any Means (TV Series)
Robbie Fitchet
- Episode #1.5 (2013) ... Robbie Fitchet
 2012/I Pusher
 2012 Ill Manors
 2011 The Veteran
 2010/I Legacy: Black Ops
 2008 The Crew
 2007 Saddam's Tribe: Bound by Blood (TV Movie)
Taras Rabinovich
 2006 Heartbeat (TV Series)
Andrei Beschastnych
- Intelligence Matters (2006) ... Andrei Beschastnych
 2006 A Good Murder (TV Movie)
 2005 MI-5 (TV Series)
- Episode #4.4 (2005) ... Doorkeeper
 2005 Experiment
Vladimir Miszich
 2005 Planespotting (TV Movie)
Turkish Prisoner
 2004 Kritzi: The Little Goat (Short)
Rob Hunter
 1996-2004 EastEnders (TV Series)
Cobra Club Bouncer / Gaz
- Episode dated 9 May 1996 (1996) ... Cobra Club Bouncer (as Mem Ferda)
- Episode dated 18 April 1996 (1996) ... Cobra Club Bouncer (as Mem Ferda)
 2004 Iffy (Short)
 2004 Disappeared (TV Movie)
Turkish Cop
 2004 Elshera (Short)
 2004 Hide & Seek (Short)
George / Byron
 2000 London's Burning (TV Series)
- Episode #12.1 (2000) ... Joe
 1999 Roger Roger (TV Series)
- Too Much Wine, Too Many Stars (1999) ... Marco
 1999 The Lost Son
Pimp (as Mem Ferda)
 1999 See How They Run (TV Series short)
 1999 Red Handed (TV Series)
Resturant Diner
- Episode #1.4 (1999) ... Resturant Diner
 1998 The Fast Show Live (Video)
Various Roles
 1998 My Summer with Des (TV Movie)
Vlad (as Mem Ferda)
 1998 Family Affairs (TV Series)
- Episode dated 8 May 1998 (1998) ... Danny
 1998 A Wing and a Prayer (TV Movie)
Violent Passenger (as Mem Ferda)
 1998 The Legend of the Lost Keys (TV Series)
Roman (1998) (as Mem Ferda)
 1997 The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling (TV Mini-Series)
The Prison Guard
- Episode #1.5 (1997) ... The Prison Guard
 1997 Aquila (TV Series)
- The Eagle Has Landed (1997) ... Policeman (as Mem Ferda)
 1997 The Fast Show (TV Series)
Various Roles
- Episode #3.2 (1997) ... Various Roles
 1997 Trial & Retribution (TV Series)
Sgt. Crocker
- Episode #1.1 (1997) ... Sgt. Crocker
 1997 Holding On (TV Mini-Series)
The Witness
 1997 This Life (TV Series)
- The Secret of My Excess (1997) ... Mike (as Mem Ferda)
 1997 Gayle's World (TV Series)
Gallery Owner
- Episode #1.4 (1997) ... Gallery Owner
 1997 Jonathan Creek (TV Series)
- The Wrestler's Tomb (1997) ... Drunk (as Mem Ferda)
 1997 Chalk (TV Series)
- Women and Football (1997) ... Teacher (as Mem Ferda)
 1997 Supply & Demand (TV Movie)
PCI Johnson (as Mem Ferda)
 1996 Evita
Arresting Officer (as Mem Ferda)
 1996 Family Money (TV Series)
The Airplane Passenger
- Whistling gypsy (1996) ... The Airplane Passenger
 1996 Pirates (TV Series)
Gym Instructor
- Episode dated 26 October 1996 (1996) ... Gym Instructor
 1996 Drop the Dead Donkey (TV Series)
Newsroom Employee
- What Are Friends For? (1996) ... Newsroom Employee
 1996 Kavanagh QC (TV Series)
Sgt. Wright
- Job Satisfaction (1996) ... Sgt. Wright
 1996 Grange Hill (TV Series)
Supply Teacher
- Episode #19.19 (1996) ... Supply Teacher (as Mem Ferda)
 1995 London Bridge (TV Series)
The Waiter (1995)
 1995 The Bill (TV Series)
- A Fighting Chance (1995) ... Hechman
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Cultivate your inner life through perseverance and sacrifice. See more »


Awarded a Postgraduate Diploma in Classical Acting from The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. See more »

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