Ameet, is a London based Actor & is probably best remembered as “Adi Ferreira” on the BBC’s flagship soap opera “Eastenders” & as “Tony” from the worldwide box-office hit “Bend It Like Beckham”
Ameet started his acting career as a young actor in a film for Film Four called “Wild West” which centred around an all Asian ‘Country & Western’ band, based in Southall with dreams to make it big in the home of Country music, Nashville, Tennessee. He then went on to learn his craft in the theatre, touring nationally & internationally for over 10 years with various theatre productions & companies including The Royal National Theatre.
As a presenter, Ameet hosted his very own specialist music radio show on the BBC Asian Network for 5 years & covered many of their daytime shows. He has hosted a number of high profile events such as the London press conference with Shah Rukh Khan & Kajol for “My Name Is Khan” & a very special in conversation with Karan Johar to celebrate his 10 years in cinema as a Producer/Director. Ameet had the honour of hosting the World premiere of the hugely celebrated biopic, “Bhaag, Milka Bhaag” which starred Farhan Akhtar & Sonam Kapoor.
Ameet currently hosts the Weekend Breakfast show on ‘Sunrise Radio National’ and presents a specialist Bhangra music show on Sunday afternoons.
Having been recently appointed Associate Director for Rifco Theatre Company, Ameet is busy preparing to direct his 1st theatre production in Autumn of 2019 and is heading up a digital heritage project under the Rifco Digital banner.