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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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Born:
Jun 27, 1961 In Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
57
First Appeared:
In the series Natural World 1967-12-10
Latest Project:
Series The Strangerers 2018
Known For
Poster of The Musketeers
Poster of Jekyll
Poster of Scoop
Poster of Doctor Who
Filmography

The Strangerers (2018)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Comedy Drama
Series
as Unknown

The Real McCoy (2018)

Comedy
Series

Life Isn't All Ha Ha Hee Hee (2018)

Series

A Little Princess (2018)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

Keeping Mum (2018)

Series

Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)

Fantasy
Movie
as Nobody (voice)
6.5 1144 votes

Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company Live: Romeo and Juliet (2016)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Nurse
8 1 votes

Doctor Strange (2016)

Action Adventure Fantasy Science Fiction
Movie
as Dr. Patel
6.9 3577 votes

Absolutely Anything (2015)

Comedy Science Fiction
Movie
as Fiona
5.7 284 votes

The Musketeers (2014)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.1 52 votes

The Boy in the Dress (2014)

Drama Family Comedy
Movie
as Jaspreet
6.7 7 votes

Original Comedy Shorts (2014)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown

All in Good Time (2012)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Lopa
7.3 3 votes

You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger (2010)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Dia's Mother
5.8 188 votes

Desert Flower (2009)

Drama
Movie
as Pushpa Patel
7.2 63 votes

Mad Sad & Bad (2009)

Comedy
Movie
as Rashmi

When Were We Funniest? (2008)

Documentary
Series

Beautiful People [2008] (2008)

Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7 2 votes

Kingdom (2007)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.5 6 votes

Jhoom Barabar Jhoom (2007)

Drama Romance Foreign
Movie
as Satvinder’s mother
4.5 4 votes

Jekyll (2007)

Drama
Series
as Miranda
7.7 7 votes

The Alan Titchmarsh Show (2007)

Series
as Unknown

Scoop (2006)

Comedy Mystery
Movie
as Joe's Co-Passenger #3
6.3 306 votes

School's Out (2006)

Series
as Unknown

The One Show (2006)

News
Series
as Unknown
5.6 5 votes

The Amazing Mrs Pritchard (2006)

Drama
Series

Monkey Trousers (2005)

Comedy
Series

Doctor Who (2005)

Action & Adventure Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Nasreen Chaudhry
7.0 595 votes

8 out of 10 Cats (2005)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
3.5 4 votes

Derren Brown: Trick of the Mind (2004)

Series
as Unknown

Who Do You Think You Are? (2004)

Documentary
Series
as Unknown
5.8 2 votes

Murder Investigation Team (2003)

Drama
Series
5 1 votes

QI (2003)

Comedy
Series
as Panellist
7.9 40 votes

Johnny Vaughan Tonight (2002)

Series
as Unknown

The Jury (2002)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

All About Me (2002)

Series

Horrible Histories (2001)

Series
as Unknown

In Deep (2001)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

Bedtime (2001)

Drama Comedy
Series

The Kumars at No. 42 (2001)

Comedy
Series

Forgive and Forget (2000)

Drama Foreign
Movie
as Judith Adams
4.5 2 votes

Fat Friends (2000)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

It's Only TV But I Like It (1999)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6 1 votes

Girls' Night (1998)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Carmen
8 2 votes

Holding On (1997)

Movie

Beautiful Thing (1996)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Miss Chauhan
7.3 58 votes

Goodness Gracious Me (1996)

Comedy
Series
7 2 votes

Room 101 (1994)

Talk Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.8 4 votes

GMTV (1993)

News
Series
as Unknown

Absolutely Fabulous (1992)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.2 34 votes

Drop the Dead Donkey (1990)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
8 5 votes

This Morning (1988)

Series
as Unknown
2.5 2 votes

The Ruth Rendell Mysteries (1987)

Drama Mystery
Series
as Unknown

Handsworth Songs (1986)

Documentary
Movie
as Voice Over
5 1 votes

The Bill (1984)

Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown
7 6 votes

Taggart (1983)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Unknown
8.6 5 votes

Natural World (1967)

Documentary
Series
as Narrator
8.6 6 votes