Faraz Ayub began his acting career young, as a child actor in BBC miniseries In a Land of Plenty (2001). After finishing his education and training at the famous Television Workshop in Nottingham, he landed two key roles: as Fawad in crime drama Silent Witness and as DC Deepak Kapoor in Line of Duty (both BBC). Previously, he had appeared in Spooks (BBC) and Coming Up (Channel 4). Turning to features Faraz took the leading role in Shan Khan’s provocative feature film debut, Honour (2014), as well as appearing in German drama The Cook (2014), based on Martin Suter’s bestselling novel. Faraz went on to land parts in the multi BAFTA and Golden Globe-nominated Bodyguard (BBC/Netflix); season three of Channel 4 drama Ackley Bridge; as well as the acclaimed BBC crime dramas The Capture and Giri/Haji.
Faraz is currently filming new kidnapping drama, Suspicion, for Apple TV.
Talent Agent: UK
Independent Talent Group
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