Davood Ghadami: British Soap Award Nominee

Date - 5 April, 2016, All News Awards Television

Davood Ghadami has been nominated for Best Actor at the British Soap Awards 2016, for his role as Kush Kazemi in Eastenders.

Davood made his first appearance as Kush in August 2014, and previously won Best Newcomer at the TV Choice Awards in 2015, and last year was nominated for a British Television Award.

The British Soap Awards take place on Saturday 28th May 2016, and you can vote for your winners here.


Davood plays series regular 'Kush' Kazemi in BBC's EastEnders for which he won 'Best Newcomer' at the TV Choice Awards. He was also nominated for 'Best Newcomer' and 'Best Actor' at the British Soap Awards.

In 2017 he reached the quarter finals of BBC's Strictly Come Dancing.

Other television credits include series regular Duncan Clark in ITV's Taggart as well as roles in Law & Order (ITV), Top Boy (Channel 4), Spooks (Kudos), Skins Redux (Company Pictures), Life's Too Short, Silent Witness, Doctor Who and Criminal Justice all for the BBC.

Film credits include John Carter of Mars for Disney directed by Andrew Stanton and Survivor for Millennium Films directed by James McTeigue.

Theatre credits include Amir in 13 at the National Theatre directed by Thea Sharrock.

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