Asim Chaudhry

Asim is an award-winning actor and writer known for co-creating BAFTA-winning People Just Do Nothing (Series 1 - 4) for BBC 3.

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Biography

Asim is an award-winning actor and writer who is best known for co-creating People Just Do Nothing. The mockumentary, which started as a YouTube series that Asim shot and edited, has gained a global fanbase, receiving critical acclaim and numerous awards, including the BAFTA for Best Scripted Comedy in 2017.

Asim, who also stars in the show, received a BAFTA nomination for Best Male Comedy Performance and a win at the RTS Awards for Best Comedy Performance. Following the success of his short film for BBC iPlayer, Eid Mubarak, he also has several other projects of his own in development.

Further credits include Lucky Man, Sherlock, The Agency, Peter and Wendy and Emmy Award-winning Hoff The Record (which he co-wrote and starred in).

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TV

Writer & Performer & Creator

Writer/Co-Creator/Performer (Chabuddy G) 
Director Jack Clough
 
Roughcut Television for BBC 3
 

Writer & Performer

Writer (Additional Material) / Performer (Terry Patel - Series Regular) 
Director Gordon Anderson
 
Me and You Productions / UKTV
 

Writer

Co-Writer 
Director Bryn Higgins
 
Zeppotron for Channel 4
 

Performer

Arnab 
Director Dave Lambert
 
Baby Cow for Channel 4
 
Trevor 
Director Tom McKay
 
Happy Tramp for BBC 2
 
Syed 
Director Chris Clough
 
Carnival Productions for Sky 1
 
Uncle Tony 
Director Dave Lambert
 
Babycow for BBC iPlayer
 
Mullins/Johnson 
Director Diarmuid Lawrence
 
Headline Pictures for ITV
 
Security Guard 
Director John Morton
 
BBC 2
 
Bothe 
Director Dan Clark
 
Channel 4
 
Faaz 
Director Dan Hine/Ash Atalla
 
BBC 1
 

Film

Writer & Director

Writer/Director 
Director Asim Chaudhry
 
DMC Film
 

Performer

Sham 
Director Ben Wheatley
 
Rook Films Colin Ltd.
 
Irfan 
Director Jason Wingard
 
Mecca Films
 
Security Guard 
Director Paul King
 
Studio Canal