Siraj Zaidi

Recent credits include TV3’s gritty Police soap/drama RED ROCK directed by Tom Hall  for Element Pictures, the role of the “Imam” in culture clash comedy HALAL DADDY directed by Conor McDermottroe and written by Mark O’Halloran for Deadpan Pictures and TV mini-series THE BAILOUT directed by Conall Morrison, televised on TV3 in 2017.

Previous film and television appearances include RTÉ medical drama THE CLINIC directed by Janet Traynor for Parallel, FAIR CITY (RTÉ), TURNING GREEN (Curbside Pictures), BLINDER (award winning short film), THE TAILOR OF PANAMA directed by John Boorman (Merlin Films), THE BOXER (Universal), THE GOVERNOR (ITV), IN THE NAME OF THE FATHER directed by Jim Sheridan (Hell’s Kitchen), GLENROE (RTÉ) and a variety of short films.

Other screen work includes SAMVIDHAAN: THE MAKING OF THE CONSTITUTION OF INDIA directed by Shyam Benegal with Rajya Sabha Television and ME BUDDY, MOHAMMAD (Short Film).

Theatre credits include CHITRA (Dublin Writers Museum), THE CHERRY ORCHARD (West End) and CHITRA’S LOVE at Powers Hotel, Dublin. Radio work: THE SNOWMAN KILLING (RTE Radio) and YES MINISTER (BBC World Service).