60 seconds with...Assad Zaman

Assad Zaman’s Theatre credits include: Saleem Khan in EAST IS EAST UK Tour (Jamie Lloyd Productions/Ambassador Theatre Group); Kalu in BEHIND THE BEAUTIFUL FOREVERS (National Theatre); Young Man in TYNE (Live Theatre Newcastle); Luka in DARK WOODS DEEP SNOW (Northern Stage); Al in BEATS NORTH (Northern Stage/Curious Monkey). Television credits include: Tony in CUCUMBER (Red Productions/Channel 4) Assad is currently filming APPLE TREE YARD (Kudos for BBC1) playing Sathnam. Assad is starring in PLAY 12. 

1.Where did you grow up?
Newcastle

2. How did you get into acting?
By accident

3. Which actor do you most admire?
At the moment, Paul Dano

4. Which theatre would you most like to work at?
That one with lots of seats

5. What's the best bit of advice you've been given?
A good whisk is key to making a good cheese sauce

6. Which superpower would help you do your job better?
Being immune to tiredness

7. Can you describe PLAY in three words?
Cold Capoeira rooms