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Meera Syal

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Meera Syal MBE (born Feeroza Syal on 27 June 1961) is a British comedienne, writer, playwright, singer, journalist, producer and actress. She rose to prominence as one of the team that created Goodness Gracious Me and became one of the UK's best-known Indian personalities portraying Sanjeev's grandmother, Ummi, in The Kumars at No. 42. She was awarded the MBE in the New Year's Honours List of 1997 and in 2003 was listed in The Observer as one of the fifty funniest acts in British comedy. Description above from the Wikipedia article Meera Syal, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jun 27, 1961 In Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
52
First Appeared:
In the series Natural World 1967-12-10
Latest Project:
Series Walliams & Friend 2016-11-28
Known For
Poster of Walliams & Friend
Poster of Better Than the Original: The Joy of the Cover Version
Poster of Doctor Who
Filmography
Series Walliams & Friend Various 2016-11-28
Movie Alice Through the Looking Glass Nobody (voice) 2016-05-25
Movie Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company Live: Romeo and Juliet Nurse 2016-07-07
Movie Doctor Strange Dr. Patel 2016-10-25
Movie National Theatre Live: Behind the Beautiful Forevers 2015-01-01
Series Better Than the Original: The Joy of the Cover Version 2015-11-06
Movie Absolutely Anything Fiona 2015-06-26
Series The Musketeers Unknown 2014-01-19
Movie The Boy in the Dress Jaspreet 2014-12-26
Movie All in Good Time Lopa 2012-05-11
Movie You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger Dia's Mother 2010-05-23
Movie The Search for Santa Paws Miss Chauhan 2010-10-12
Movie Desert Flower Pushpa Patel 2009-09-24
Movie Mad Sad & Bad Rashmi 2009-07-31
Movie An Education Lopa 2009-10-29
Series Beautiful People [2008] Unknown 2008-10-02
Movie Jhoom Barabar Jhoom Satvinder’s mother 2007-06-15
Series Kingdom Unknown 2007-04-22
Series Jekyll Miranda 2007-06-16
Movie Jekyll Miranda 2007-06-16
Movie The Heartbreak Kid Jaspreet 2007-10-05
Movie Scoop Joe's Co-Passenger #3 2006-07-27
Series The Amazing Mrs Pritchard 2006-10-03
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Series Doctor Who Nasreen Chaudhry 2005-03-26
Series 8 out of 10 Cats Unknown 2005-06-03
Series Derren Brown: Trick of the Mind Unknown 2004-04-23
Series Who Do You Think You Are? Unknown 2004-10-12
Series Murder Investigation Team 2003-05-03
Series QI Panellist 2003-09-11
Series The Jury Unknown 2002-02-17
Series Horrible Histories Unknown 2001-01-01
Series The Kumars at No. 42 2001-11-12
Series In Deep Unknown 2001-02-19
Movie Forgive and Forget Judith Adams 2000-06-12
Series Fat Friends Unknown 2000-10-12
Movie Road Kill Judith Adams 1999-03-14
Movie Girls' Night Carmen 1998-06-26
Series Midsomer Murders Clara Myerscough 1997-03-23
Movie Holding On 1997-09-08
Movie Lovelife Carmen 1997-04-01
Movie Beautiful Thing Miss Chauhan 1996-06-21
Series Goodness Gracious Me 1996-07-05
Series Room 101 Unknown 1994-07-04
Series GMTV Unknown 1993-01-01
Series Absolutely Fabulous Unknown 1992-11-12
Series Drop the Dead Donkey Unknown 1990-08-09
Series The Ruth Rendell Mysteries Unknown 1987-08-02
Movie Handsworth Songs Voice Over 1986-01-01
Series The Bill Unknown 1984-10-16
Series Taggart Unknown 1983-09-06
Series Natural World Narrator 1967-12-10