Aml Ameen is an actor, director, producer, and screenwriter, popular for being a part of 2006’s “Kidulthood” as Trevor and in the ITV series, “The Bill” as Lewis Hardy. Aml Ameen was present in the 1st season of the Netflix series, “Sense8” as Capheus, and “The Maze Runner” as Alby.
Table of Biography
Aml Eysan Ameen’s birthdate is 30th July 1985 and his birthplace is London, England. He holds British nationality, his age is 36 years old, and his zodiac sign is Leo. Likewise, he is of mixed ethnicity as he has Jamaican and Vincentian parents.
The name of his father is Bilal Ameen, whereas his mother’s name is not known. He also has a brother, Mikel Ameen who is a fellow actor. Regarding his education, he went to the Barbara Speake Stage School to learn acting.
The school he got into is an independent school, located in London. In his childhood days, he was present in the West End shows like Oliver! and Jolson. He had a stage performance together with Michael Jackson at the BRIT Awards of 1996.
It was in a performance notably attacked by Pulp’s vocalist, Jarvis Cocker and Aml was just eleven years old then. The British were very small when she started gaining some interest in acting and eventually went on to pursue it.
Career and Professional Life
Aml got his 1st acting character in the ITV TV series, “The Bill” in 2002. In 2004, he was present as a guest before being a part of the series full-time as PC Lewis Hardy in 2006. It went on to be his most popular character to the date. After a short time, he got the role of Terry to act in “Bella and the Boys”.
He also made his one-off guest presences in BBC soap, “EastEnders” and the medical series, “Holby City”. Likewise, he got the main role of Trife in the British movie, “Kidulthood”. At the same time, he was also working in “Second Chance and Red Tails”.
In April 2008, Ameen got the main role in the BBC series, “Dis/Connected” as Anthony. It was a role of an eighteen years old college student from London who was having gang problems on the streets and also was losing his pal after her self-suicide.
Then, he became a part of the Channel 4 movie, “Fallout” which was a part of their Disarming Britain short season. In the Series 12 of “Silent Witness” Part 1 and 2, the actor got the role of AJ. The character was a young employee trying to make a change in the gang and knife community that directs in South London.
Then, the character turns out to be friends with Leo who is one of the senior pathologists involved in public service for drunk driving. He started a drama school, Actors Student Alliance in June 2008.
It works in realizing and teaching unused abilities in London. From its start, the school made a mini-movie and a theatre cabinet for its learners. Within its 2nd year, the school extended into a management firm. In October 2009, he even had a performance at the Tricycle Theatre on the season, “Not Black and White”.
In addition to his profession, he got the role of Ryan to play in Jason Barrett’s British movie, “The Naked Poet”. For the same work, he got the Best Actor award at the VIPF Awards in 2010. Then, he was present in David E. Kelley’s play, “Harry’s Law” season 1st, which was out on NBC in 2011.
In the following year, he finally got his 1st Hollywood movie character in George Lucas’s “Red Tails”. The movie was about the African American Tuskegee airman during Second World War. In 2014, he got the role of Alby for the movie version of the novel, “The Maze Runner”.
The British actor also got one of the central characters in the Netflix series, “Sense8” in 2015. But fights with Lana Wachowski led to his “unexpected” firing and his part was taken by Toby Onwumere. At that time, just 2 episodes of the film’s 2nd season were filmed in 2016. As of 2018, he got the role of a young Jamaican, “D” in the movie, “Yardie”. It was based on Victor Headley’s cult novel of 1992 with a similar name. In November 2020, Aml was declared for being a director.
On 3rd December 2021, “Boxing Day” was out where Aml worked as the writer and actor too. He also featured some parts of his own life in the movie. Ameen himself, Aja Naomi King, Stephen Dillane, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Leigh-Anne Pinnock, and Martina Laird were present in the movie.
Moreover, “Boxing Day” got several mixed criticisms too. The Times newspaper labeled him to be “Ones To Watch” for the year 2006. He even won an award at the 2007 Screen Nation Awards for being the “Best Actor in a TV performance”. In 2006, he got an award at the Mobo Awards.
As for his net worth, his amazing multitalented personality has been making an impressive amount of money. Aml Ameen’s present net worth is estimated to be $3 Million USD. He has been making money from several professions like a film director, producer, screenwriter, and many more.
However, his primary source of income is from his profession as an actor as he has earned a lot from it. At present, the actor has been living a happy, free, and lavish lifestyle in England together with his family and close people.
Talking about the British actor’s relationship status, his present status must be single. There is no single information about Ameen’s romantic relationship with any woman. In fact, he himself has never told anything about his love life. But he seems to be very close to his co-stars as he keeps on uploading images with them online.
Moreover, the actor currently is giving more priority to his professional career than any other thing. There is no doubt that several girls are keeping an eye on the British actor. Other than this, Aml does not seem to be involved in any rumors and controversies too.
Regarding the actor’s physical appearance, he has a slim body type with well-maintained health. He has a good height of 5ft 7 inches (170cm). Likewise, the color of his eyes is black and he has very short black hair. However, there is no further information about his body measurements and weight.
But observing his pictures online, the British actor has a dark complexion with a muscular body. Being an actor, Aml must do exercises every day and must follow a well-arranged daily routine.
As for his online presence, the actor seems to be quite active on several social media platforms. The actor has an Instagram account, a Facebook page, and also a Twitter account. On Instagram, he has 75.3 thousand followers and on Facebook, he has 33 thousand followers.
Similarly, he joined Twitter in August 2009 where he has gained 76.6 thousand followers as of June 2022. Aml’s social media accounts are all full of his works-related posts only as he has always been very focused on his works.