Asim
Chaudhry

Actor and writer

Asim is an award-winning actor and writer who is best known for co-creating People Just Do Nothing. The mockumentary 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 as Chabuddy G, received a BAFTA nomination for Best Male Comedy Performance and a win at the RTS Awards for Best Comedy Performance. 

In 2018, Asim starred in Bandersnatch, the interactive Black Mirror film for Netflix. He also starred alongside Stephen Merchant in the BBC Christmas film Click and Collect, as well as in Ben Wheatley's Happy New Year, Colin Burstead. Other acting credits include Lucky Man, Sherlock, The Agency, High and Dry and Emmy Award-winning Hoff The Record (which he co-wrote and starred in).

Asim is also building his credits as a director following the success of his short films Lovepool and Eid Mubarak.

In 2018, Asim was a contestant on the award-winning Dave comedy show Taskmaster

CV

Book

Film

Writer & Director

Writer/Director 
Director Asim Chaudhry
DMC Film

Performer

Doctor Chaudhry 
Director Bassam Tariq
Pulse Films/ Silvertown Films
Frank The Lion Tamer 
Director Michael Winterbottom
Revolution Films
Irfan 
Director Jason Wingard
Mecca Films
Dev D’Cruz 
Director Ben Palmer
BBC Studios & Mondo Deluxe for BBC One
Sham 
Director Ben Wheatley
Rook Films Colin Ltd.
Security Guard 
Director Paul King
Studio Canal

Television

Writer & Performer & Creator

Writer/Co-Creator/Performer (Chabuddy G) 
Director Jack Clough
BBC3 & BBC2/Roughcut Television

Performer

Mohan Thakur 
Director David Slade
Netflix/House Of Tomorrow
Trevor 
Director Tom McKay
BBC2/Happy Tramp
Syed 
Director Chris Clough
Sky 1/Carnival Productions
Uncle Tony 
Director Dave Lambert
BBC iPlayer/Baby Cow
Mullins/Johnson 
Director Diarmuid Lawrence
ITV1/Headline Pictures
Security Guard 
Director John Morton
BBC2/BBC Productions
Bothe 
Director Dan Clark
Channel 4/Brown Eyed Boy
Faaz 
Director Dan Hine/Ash Atalla
BBC1/Kudos
Arnab 
Director Dave Lambert
Channel 4/Baby Cow

Writer

Co-Writer 
Director Bryn Higgins
Channel 4/Zeppotron

Writer & Performer

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

Presenter

Guest 
Director Andy Devonshire/Peter Orton
Dave/Avalon Television
Guest 
Director Tom Vinnicombe/Barbara Wiltshire
Channel 4/Game