Davood Ghadami: Fast Freddie ITV1

Date - 27 December, 2011, All News Television

Davood Ghadami can be seen in the drama Fast Freddie, the Widow and Me at 9pm on ITV1 this evening alongside Laurence Fox, Sarah Smart, Jack McMullen, Tamzin Outhwaite and Bill Paterson.

Fast Freddie, the Widow and Me is a one off 90 minute festive drama written by Christopher Dunlop (Cape Wrath, No Angels) and directed by David Richards (The Runaway, Albert’s Memorial). The producer is Madonna Baptiste (Long Walk to Finchley, Mrs Mandela) and the executive producer for STV is Margaret Enefer (Taggart, Death in Holy Orders).

Davood can currently be seen playing Amir in 13 at The National Theatre.


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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