Waseem Mirza
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Waseem Mirza

Actor, TV Presenter, Voice Artist & ModelLondon, United Kingdom
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Waseem Mirza
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Waseem Mirza

Actor, TV Presenter, Voice Artist & ModelLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Waseem Mirza is an award winning TV Presenter (formerly BBC News) and trained actor and voice artist. As an actor, 2022 sees his debut in a Warner Bros. Television drama based on a popular superhero origin story, commissioned by HBO. The international drama series is set to air in 2022 across broadcast and SVOD networks. 2023 will see him debut in a US commissioned British crime drama for AMC Networks International. In 2020 during the height of the pandemic, he played Dr Hamid in a new film about end of life care, distributed from May 2021 by BBC Co-Production partner - The Open University. The film, directed by Award-winning British Director/Cinematographer, Haider Zafar, garnered two wins at the Crownwood International Film Festival for Best Director and Best Supporting Actor (Male). Waseem has a broadcast quality home studio for voice over projects, lending his voice for everything from TV Continuity.. to video games for an acclaimed audio production studio, as well as a host of education and E-Learning platforms worldwide. As a Television Presenter / Anchor, he has expert knowledge on new technology and innovation, gained through making short news films (often as a self-shoot/edit Producer/P.D, Filmmaker and on-screen talent) for the BBC. Films include the world's first 3D-printed edible raspberry, the fully electric plane powered only by a battery and the search for extra terrestrial intelligence from a back garden in Cambridge, England. He has worked on a range of programmes from the BBC's flagship consumer technology and lifestyle show: "Click" where he forecasted the rise of the "internet of things", to BBC World News .. and as "Dr Mistry" in the daytime BBC drama: "Doctors" - his debut acting role whilst still a student. REPRESENTATION Waseem is theatrically represented by award-winning Independent Film Director, Marcus Flemmings at Allied Artists Management (AAM): 1) Email: marcus@aamartists.com 2) Commercials via BAME Models (parent company of AAM): marcus@bamemodels.com Call AAM / BAMEModels: +44(0)207-190-9612. 3)Voice Acting / Voiceover: Chris Charles, The Voice People Ltd. https://www.thevoicepeople.co.uk/waseem-mirza Email: chris@thevoicepeople.co.uk +44(0)207-205-2405
Projects
  • The Sun Football World Cup 2022
    The Sun Football World Cup 2022Actor in UK TV Commercial campaign promoting the best way to catch up with all the latest twists and turns in the FIFA World Cup 2022.
  • There Is Always Hope
    There Is Always HopeActor in award-winning short film, TVC, and social media campaign directed by Duncan Christie & Calum Macdiarmid. Production: Great Guns. Agency: Ardmore. Shortlisted: British Arrows 2022. Charity Film Awards 2022 winner, Corporate Cause Category.
  • TV Presenter / Anchor
    TV Presenter / AnchorPresenting the BBC1 8pm News Summary to a prime-time younger news audience in the East of England and Home Counties. Weekly reach of 15 million viewers, outperforming terrestrial network television ratings in it's slot. Particularly successful in keeping Eastenders viewers from switching to the biggest competitor - ITV1.
Work history
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    Live Presenter - Xiaomi Technologies (UK)Made In London Media Ltd
    London, United KingdomFreelance
    Live Stream Presenter, broadcasting to Xiaomi UK's TikTok viewers in a British shopping first: a fully interactive live broadcast with real-time Presenter reaction and engagement with technology fans and customers. Integrated shopping basket on-screen during 2 to 3 hours of Live streaming, fully led by Presenter in a green screen studio.
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    ActorHBO MAX
    Warner Drive, Hertfordshire, Watford, Leavesden WD25 7LP, UKFreelance
    International High-End TV Drama Series, "Pennyworth", produced by Warner Bros. and directed by BAFTA nominee Jill Robertson, in association with DC Entertainment. Season 3 release: October 2022
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Skills
  • TV Presenting
  • Acting
  • Voice Acting
  • Film Acting
  • TV Production
  • Broadcast Television
  • News Reporting
  • Vlogging
  • Modelling
  • Video Journalism
Education
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    Acting for ScreenTake One Act
    129A Whitfield St, London W1T 5EQ, UK
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    ActingThe Unseen Drama School
     - 7 Leicester Pl, London WC2H 7RJ, UK
    Part-time drama school with classes held at Spotlight, London.
Awards
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    Film: "There Is Always Hope", Bronze Winner: Corporate Cause categoryCharity Film Awards
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    Shortlisted: "There is Always Hope"British Arrows Awards
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