Introducing Pooja Shah

Playing age: 30-49 Hair: black Eyes: brown Height: 5'4"

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About Pooja Shah

Pooja Shah is a British Asian actress who is extremely versatile and can play a variety of characters and ages. She has lots of experience in television, feature films and theatre. She is currently producing and directing her own short films and has won several awards at a array of British film festivals. She is also currently filming In The Long Run starring Idris Elba and Bill Bailey.


Accents & Dialects: African, American-California, Australian, Birmingham, Cockney, Dublin, Edinburgh, Geordie, Glasgow, Indian, Leeds, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Northern, Pakistani, Yorkshire
Languages: English, French, Gujarati, Spanish
Music & Dance: Indian Dance
Sports: Badminton, Bowling, Darts, Horse-riding, Ice Skating, Pool, RollerSkating, Swimming, Tennis
Other Skills: Car Driving Licence


Production / Character Director Company
Gone Too Far Rima Patel Destiny Ekaragha Poisson Rouge Pictures
Shafted Dr Minjeeta Hardacre Tim Faraday Naked Films
Ice Cream Wars Dr Neeta Zafar Paul Tanter Press On Features Ltd
The Story Of... Meena James Abadi Magnet Films
Ten Dead Men Amy Ross Boyask Modern Life
Baitland Chloe Kal Aise Cold Calling Pro
Cash & Curry Gauri Sarjit Bains Jaffa Entertainment
Weekend Lovers Mindi Kiran Shah Little Kiran Productions
Suzie Gold Sharon Rik Cantor Guild Pathe
Bend It Like Beckham Menna Gurinder Chada Bilb Productions
Jesus The Curry King Shivani Duhra/Mary Magdelene Marc John Aylesburyfilms


Production / Character Director Company
In the Long Run Rani Sandy Johnson Green Door Productions for Sky
Class Miss Shah Ed Bazalgette BBC
Doctors Kas Hassan Christiana Ebohon BBC
Safelight 19 Rania Pitcher Darren S Cook Sleeper Cell Productions
Coronation Street DC Moore ITV
The Smoke Vasha Abigail Boyd Smoulder Pro
Missing Amy Garnett (Regular) BBC
Doctors Saaya Lunn Rebecca Gatward BBC
Raw Sara Anderson Kieron Walsh Octagon Films
The Bill Reshna Dewan Robert Gabriel ITV
Sex Lies and Soaps Herself Channel 4
Eastenders (2003-2005) Kareena Ferreira (Series Regular) BBC
Adventure Inc Nanda Bright Films Ltd
Holby City Mira Ashar Minkie Spiro BBC
Harry On The Boat? Sinjatta Kapoor (Series Regular)


Production / Character Director Company
Lalita's Big Fat Asian Wedding Lalita Hathi Productions
Rafta Rafta Vina/Molly Understudy Nichlas Hytner National Theatre
Alaska Mamta Emily McLaughlin Royal Court
The Bloody River Jahara Joyce Branagh Ipswich Festival
The Deranged Marriage Sona Virdi (the bride) Pravesh Kumar RifcoArts
Untouchable Manni Natasha Betteridge The Bush Theatre


Production / Character Director Company
Hobby Bobby Nina Steve Doherty BBC
Barry In Watford Meena Chris Pavlo BBC
Silver Street Nalini BBC


Voiceovers File format
Standard Accent mp3
Indian Accent mp3
Video File format
Indian Accent .mp3
Standard Accent .mp3
Showreel .mp4


Photography by John Clark

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