Riz Ahmed

Riz Ahmed


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 01-12-1982
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Wembley, London, England, UK
  • Also Known As:

    Riz MC
    리즈 아메드

  • Popularity: 9.63
  • Homepage: N/A


Rizwan "Riz" Ahmed (born 1 December 1982), also known as Riz MC, is a British actor and rapper. As an actor, he was initially known for his work in independent films such as The Road to Guantanamo, Shifty, Four Lions, Trishna, and Ill Manors, before his breakout role in Nightcrawler. Since then, he has appeared in the films Una, Jason Bourne, and the first Star Wars Anthology film, Rogue One. He also starred in the HBO miniseries The Night Of as Nasir Khan; the show and his performance were critically lauded, earning him Golden Globe and SAG nominations.




Year Movie Character
2009 Shifty as Shifty
2006 The Road to Guantanamo as Shafiq
2010 Four Lions as Omar
2012 Ill Manors as Aaron
2016 City of Tiny Lights as Tommy Akhtar
2013 Out of Darkness as Male
2020 Sound of Metal as Ruben Stone
2013 The Reluctant Fundamentalist as Changez
2011 Trishna as Jay
2007 Britz as Sohail Wahid
2020 Mogul Mowgli as Zed
1970 Exit West as Saeed
2020 The Long Goodbye as Riz
2021 Encounter
1970 Hamlet as Hamlet
2009 Taqwacore: The Birth of Punk Islam
2009 Rage as Vijay
2014 Nightcrawler as Rick
2017 Una as Scott
2008 Baghdad Express as Talal
2018 Venom as Carlton Drake / Riot
1970 Violent Talent
2021 Lines
2009 Freefall as Gary
2018 The Sisters Brothers as Hermann Kermit Warm
2011 Black Gold as Ali
2006 Banglatown Banquet as Razual
2016 Jason Bourne as Aaron Kalloor
2017 The Stories: The Making of 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' as Himself
2013 Closed Circuit as Nazrul Sharma
2016 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story as Bodhi Rook
2010 Centurion as Tarak
2020 The Long Goodbye
2014 Daytimer
2020 Sound of Metal
2020 Mogul Mowgli
2021 Flee
2008 Baghdad Express
2014 Daytimer
2020 Mogul Mowgli
2020 The Long Goodbye
2020 Mogul Mowgli

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