Selva Rasalingam

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2018 - 2020Voice
Video Games
In productionPinewood and Shepperton Studios
2019 - 2020Dizier
Television / TV
CursedNetflix
2019 - 2020Jeroboam
Film
THE LAST PLANETLake Waco Productions
2020Ari Mahmod
Television / TV
HonourHera Pictures for ITV
2019 - 2020Voice
Video Games
UndisclosedNDA
2020Narrator
Audiobook
EVERYTHING THAT MAKES US HUMANAudible Studios
2019Voiceover
Commercial
CLAUDIE PIERLOTClaudie Pierlot / Motif Management / Spun Films
2019Ayatollah Khomeini
Radio
FALL OF THE SHAHBBC Radio
2019Voiceover
Commercial
DISPLACEMENT ANIMATIONRaw London / Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre Geneva
2019Lead & Voiceover
Commercial
EMIRATES NBDStoked Films
2019Daedalus
Theatre
ICARUSUnicorn Theatre
2018Barek
Television / TV
VERSAILLESBBC Television / Capa Drama / Incendo / Zodiak Media
2018General Farid
Television / TV
Strike BackLeft Bank Pictures / Cinemax / Sky
2018Regular trailer/promo voice
Commercial
INSIDE THE MIDDLE EASTCNN International
2018Old Rasik
Theatre
AN ADVENTUREThe Bush Theatre
2018Narrator
Audiobook
INTIMACYAudible Studios
2018Umar Kazemi
Television / TV
EastendersBBC
2018Press Articles Reader
Events
THE BAD PRESS AWARDSByline Festival
2018Sabri
Film
Damascus CoverCarnaby Films
2018Asst Commissioner Khan
Television / TV
Silent WitnessBBC
2018Memet
Film
The Intent 2: The Come UpPurple Geko Productions
2017 - 2018Solyman
Theatre
THE CAPTIVE QUEENSam Wanamaker Playhouse / Shakespeare's Globe
2018Mehmet
Film
THE INTENT 2: THE COME UPPurple Geko Productions
2017Jihad Awdehin
Radio
THE BETHLEHAM MURDERSBBC Radio
2017Ibrahim Habachi
Radio
TOMMIES: 11TH NOVEMBER 1917 (S8E2)BBC Radio
2017Ibrahim Habachi
Radio
TOMMIES: 10TH NOVEMBER 1917 (S8E1)BBC Radio
2017Mr Zagallo/Teacher, Brigadier Iskander
Radio
MIDNIGHT'S CHILDRENBBC Radio
2017Nabil
Film
ProfileBazelevs Productions
2017Brigadier Iskander and various
Radio
MIDNIGHT'S CHILDRENBBC Radio
2016Hassan Chaoush
Radio
TOMMIES: 2ND DECEMBER 1916 (S5E4)BBC Radio
2016Azad
Television / TV
The MissingBBC
2016James
Film
RisenLD Entertainment / Sony Pictures
2016Amir
Theatre
DISGRACEDEnglish Theatre Frankfurt
2016Jesus
Film
THE GOSPEL OF MATTHEWNetflix / Lionsgate
2016Pillai and various
Radio
VEGETARIANISMVerdant Reports
2016Jesus
Film
The Gospel of MarkNetflix / Lionsgate
2016Jesus
Film
The Gospel of LukeNetflix / Lionsgate
2015Ramir
Television / TV
LEGENDSFOX21 / TNT / Sky
2014Jesus
Film
The Gospel of JohnNetflix / Lionsgate / BBC Television
2014'Voice of God' announcer
Events
PIXAR IN CONCERTDisney Pixar / Generate
2014Khaled / Kevin
Theatre
THE NIGHTMARES OF CARLOS FUENTESArcola Theatre London / Nick of Time Productions
2013Craig Lane
Television / TV
LutherBBC
2013Rakesh
Television / TV
RunChannel 4
2012 - 2013Mohammed Hammoudan
Theatre
THE RIOTSTricycle Theatre
2012Barir
Television / TV
HUSTLE - FINAL EPISODE, FINAL SERIES (VIII)BBC Television / Kudos Film and Television
2012General Carracci
Television / TV
The BorgiasSky Atlantic / Showtime (US)
2012Ranjit
Television / TV
Doctor WhoBBC
2012Silva's Mercenary / Stunts
Film
SkyfallMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer / Eon / United Artists
2011Fawwaz Abdullah
Film
The VeteranDMK Productions / Media Pro One
2011Rokan
Film
The Devil's DoubleCorsan NV
2011Lasantha Wickrematunge
Theatre
ON THE RECORDArcola Theatre, London / Ice & Fire
2010Persian Captain
Film
Prince of Persia: The Sands of TimeWalt Disney Pictures / Jerry Bruckheimer Films
2006Tryphon and various
Documentary
OXYRHYNCHUS, DECODING THE PAPYRIBBC
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    AGSM / BAGuildhall / City University

    Equipment

    I own (and can operate):
    Rode NT1 / Rode AI-1

    Industry Awards

    Boston Film Festival: BEST ENSEMBLE CAST for Damascus Cover

    Short description of my voice

    RP and London. An urbane conversational voice, rich and authoritative with a light touch and a broad range. A Londoner with excellent regional British, American, Middle Eastern and Asian accents.

    Highly experienced in many BBC Radio productions and trailers for CNN.

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    Voicing a major production at Pinewood and Shepperton Studios to be announced soon. Appearing in 2020 in ITV's HONOUR, new Netflix original series CURSED and Terrence Malick feature THE LAST PLANET.

    Appearing now in a LEADING ROLE in BBC WORLD SERVICE podcast FALL OF THE SHAH. www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/w3csy598

    VOICE of CLAUDIE PIERLOT commercials.

    VOICE and LEAD in the current EMIRATES NBD PRIVATE BANKING commercial.

    VOICE OF GOD MC for the live movie soundtrack celebration 'PIXAR IN CONCERT'

    VOICE OF GOD MC and narrator for MAJOR INTERNATIONAL EVENT in Mauritius for IBM

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    JESUS in THE GOSPEL OF JOHN "stunning dramatisation" The Times || AN ADVENTURE "Rasalingam is particularly moving" Miro || ICARUS "..chemistry with Rasalingam is wonderfully genuine and engaging" ReviewsHub "anchored by Selva Rasalingam’s warm and weary affection" Exeunt || DISGRACED "played by Rasalingam masterfully and with great charm" Kulturfreak || RIOTS "Rasalingam is most striking" The Times "the emotional heart of the play, compellingly played by Rasalingam" The Associated Press

  • Skills

    Accents (North American)
    • Californian
    • General American
    • Midwest Farm & Ranch
    • New York City
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    Home Studio
    • Yes
    ISDN Line
    • Yes
    Media Specialism
    • Audiobooks
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Documentary
    • Dubbing
    • Events
    • Narration
    • Radio
    • Spoken word & performance poetry
    • Video Games
    Work Permits
    • EU
    Age Range
    • 30 - 45
    • 45+
    Native accent
    • English
    Voice Style
    • Authoritative
    • Charismatic
    • Dangerous
    • Deep
    • Empathic
    • Glamorous
    • Informed
    • Luxurious / Smooth
    • Natural
    • Reassuring
    • Rich
    • Scary / Intimidating
    • Sexy
    • Soft / Gentle
    • Sophisticated
    • Versatile
    • Warm
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • East Anglian
    • Edinburgh
    • English, standard
    • Essex
    • Estuary English
    • Geordie
    • Glasgow
    • Liverpool
    • London
    • Manchester
    • Norfolk
    • RP
    • Scottish Highlands
    • South London
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (International)
    • French
    • Indian
    • Iraqi
    • Italian
    • Middle Eastern
    • Moroccan
    • Sri Lankan
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years