Himesh Patel is a British actor. His first professional role on TV was as Tamwar Masood in EastEnders, which he starred in between 2007 and 2016. At the same time, he appeared in the 2013 film Children in Need. From 2016 to 2018, he then starred as Nitin in the sitcom Damned. In between, he made one-time roles in the TV shows Climaxed and Motherland. This year, he starred in the miniseries The Luminaries. He became widely known for his lead role as Jack Malik in Danny Boyle’s 2019 feature film Yesterday. He also starred in the movie The Aeronauts that same year. In addition, it was announced he joined the main cast of the upcoming HBO series Avenue 5.