Graduate from the National School of Drama in 1993. He has worked for many years mainly in theatre in India and abroad. Currently he is shooting for International director Ang Lee’s ‘The Life of Pi’ where he plays the Pi’s father. Recently he played the main character in an Italian production of Mahasweta Devi’s Gangor by Italo Spinelli that premiered at the Rome International Film Festival. Adil is also shooting for a Bollywood blockbuster – Agent Vinod where he plays the main villain. Over the years he has played different roles in TV serials, feature films and shorts.
is best known for her performance in Sarah Gavron’s Brick Lane (2007), the film adaptation of Monica Ali’s best selling novel of the same name. She was nominated for the British Independent Film Awards as the best actress for Brick Lane along with actresses like Judi Dench and Anne Hathaway. Her notable roles include Masha in Academy Award-winning German director Florian Gallenberger’s film, Shadows of Time which is also known as Schatten der Zeit in German, the film Bibar for which she won the best actress in 2006 Osian Film Festival and the 2007 BFJA awards. Tannishtha is also a successful recording artist, trained in Indian classical vocals. She is working both with Indian and international directors and lives between her homes in London and Mumbai.