Davood Ghadami: Films Life’s Too Short – Easter Special

Date - 14 February, 2013, Television

Davood Ghadami shoots for popular sitcom Life’s Too Short, a mockumentary created and written by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant from an idea by Warwick Davies and is as described by Gervais, about “the life of a showbiz dwarf”. Davood plays a waiter in the comedy where Davis plays a fictionalised version of himself and both Gervais and Merchant appear in supporting roles as themselves too. The show began airing on BBC 2 in November 2011.

This Easter Special episode will include a cameo performance from a Hollywood star, appearances in previous series include Liam Neeson, Johnny Depp and Helena Bonham Carter. The show will air over Easter 2013.


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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