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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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Jun 27, 1961 In Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Taggart 1983-09-06
Latest Project:
Movie Spin 2021-08-13
Known For
Poster of Desert Flower
Poster of Scoop
Poster of Life Isn't All Ha Ha Hee Hee
Poster of Doctor Who
Movie Spin Asha 2021-08-13
Movie Dragon Rider Subisha Gulab (voice) 2020-10-15
Movie Yesterday Sheila Malik 2019-06-27
Movie To Provide All People District Nurse 2018-06-28
Movie Patrick Miss Phillips 2018-06-29
Movie Nativity Rocks! Nina 2018-11-23
Movie The Nutcracker and the Four Realms Cook 2018-10-26
Series We Have Been Watching Self 2017-01-04
Movie Paddington 2 Prosecutor 2017-11-09
Movie Doctor Strange Dr. Patel 2016-10-25
Movie Alice Through the Looking Glass Nobody (voice) 2016-05-25
Movie Branagh Theatre Live: Romeo and Juliet Nurse 2016-07-07
Movie National Theatre Live: Behind the Beautiful Forevers 2015-01-01
Movie Absolutely Anything Fiona 2015-06-26
Movie Amar Akbar & Tony Honey 2015-04-17
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 Mad Sad & Bad Rashmi 2009-07-31
Movie Desert Flower Pushpa Patel 2009-09-24
Series When Were We Funniest? 2008-02-28
Series Beautiful People Unknown 2008-10-02
Series Kingdom Unknown 2007-04-22
Movie Jhoom Barabar Jhoom Satvinder’s mother 2007-06-15
Series Jekyll Miranda 2007-06-16
Series The Alan Titchmarsh Show Unknown 2007-09-03
Series School's Out Unknown 2006-04-19
Movie The Children's Party at the Palace Mary (The BFG) 2006-06-25
Movie Scoop Joe's Co-Passenger 2006-07-27
Series The Amazing Mrs Pritchard 2006-10-03
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Series Life Isn't All Ha Ha Hee Hee 2005-05-10
Series Doctor Who Nasreen Chaudhry 2005-03-26
Series 8 Out of 10 Cats Unknown 2005-06-03
Series Monkey Trousers 2005-05-20
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 All About Me 2002-03-08
Series Johnny Vaughan Tonight Unknown 2002-01-07
Movie Anita and Me Auntie Shaila 2002-11-22
Series In Deep Unknown 2001-02-19
Series Horrible Histories Unknown 2001-01-01
Series Bedtime 2001-08-28
Series The Kumars at No. 42 2001-11-12
Series The Strangerers Unknown 2000-02-15
Movie Forgive and Forget Judith Adams 2000-06-12
Series Fat Friends Unknown 2000-10-12
Series It's Only TV But I Like It Unknown 1999-06-03
Movie Girls' Night Carmen 1998-06-26
Series Keeping Mum 1997-04-17
Movie Crossing the Floor Reporter 1996-10-05
Movie Beautiful Thing Miss Chauhan 1996-06-21
Series Goodness Gracious Me 1996-07-05
Movie Memsahib Rita Unumma 1994-01-01
Series Room 101 Unknown 1994-07-04
Series GMTV Unknown 1993-01-01
Series Absolutely Fabulous Unknown 1992-11-12
Series The Real McCoy 1991-05-10
Series Drop the Dead Donkey Unknown 1990-08-09
Series This Morning Unknown 1988-10-03
Series A Little Princess Unknown 1987-01-18
Movie Sammy and Rosie Get Laid Rani 1987-10-30
Series The Ruth Rendell Mysteries Unknown 1987-08-02
Movie Handsworth Songs Voice Over 1986-01-01
Series The Bill Unknown 1984-10-16
Movie Majdhar 1984-01-01
Series Taggart Unknown 1983-09-06
Series Natural World Narrator 1983-10-30