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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 Natural World 1967-12-10
Latest Project:
Movie The Nutcracker and the Four Realms 2018-10-26
Known For
Poster of All in Good Time
Poster of Desert Flower
Poster of Bob the Builder
Poster of Girls' Night
Movie The Nutcracker and the Four Realms 2018-10-26
Movie To Provide All People District Nurse 2018-06-28
Movie Paddington 2 Prosecutor 2017-11-09
Movie Alice Through the Looking Glass Nobody (voice) 2016-05-25
Movie Doctor Strange Dr. Patel 2016-10-25
Movie Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company 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 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 2009-10-09
Series When Were We Funniest? 2008-02-28
Series Beautiful People Unknown 2008-10-02
Series The Alan Titchmarsh Show Unknown 2007-09-03
Movie Jekyll Miranda 2007-06-16
Series School's Out Unknown 2006-04-19
Series The Amazing Mrs Pritchard 2006-10-03
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Series Doctor Who Unknown 2005-03-26
Series 8 out of 10 Cats Unknown 2005-06-03
Series Monkey Trousers 2005-05-20
Series Who Do You Think You Are? Unknown 2004-10-12
Series Murder Investigation Team 2003-05-03
Movie Killjoy 2: Deliverance from Evil Unknown 2002-01-08
Series Johnny Vaughan Tonight Unknown 2002-01-07
Series All About Me 2002-03-08
Movie Anita and Me Auntie Shaila 2002-11-22
Movie Shirdi Sai Baba Unknown 2001-01-01
Movie Carman: The Champion Unknown 2001-03-02
Series Bedtime 2001-08-28
Series The Kumars at No. 42 2001-11-12
Series The Strangerers Unknown 2000-02-15
Series Fat Friends Unknown 2000-10-12
Movie Forgive and Forget Judith Adams 2000-06-12
Series Bob the Builder Miss Chauhan 1999-04-12
Series Third Watch Joe's Co-Passenger #3 1999-09-23
Movie Girls' Night Carmen 1998-06-26
Movie Holding On 1997-09-08
Series Goodness Gracious Me 1996-07-05
Movie Full Contact Unknown 1993-07-23
Series GMTV Unknown 1993-01-01
Series Absolutely Fabulous Unknown 1992-11-12
Movie Belle Époque Unknown 1992-12-04
Series The Real McCoy 1991-05-10
Movie Bernard and the Genie Unknown 1991-11-23
Series This Morning Unknown 1988-10-03
Series A Little Princess Unknown 1987-01-18
Movie Top Gun 1986-05-16
Series The Bill Unknown 1984-10-16
Series Taggart Unknown 1983-09-06
Series Natural World Unknown 1967-12-10