Art Malik

Actor, Author
Art Malik will be remembered for quite some time as Aziz, the terrorist going to his death riding a missile in James Cameron's "True Lies" (1994), but he is a well-traveled stage actor and is familiar for his many ... Read more »
Born: 11/13/1952 in Pakistan

Filmography

Actor (50)

Borgia 2010 - 2015 (TV Show)

Actor

Cast a Cold Eye 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

Homeland 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

Tempo 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

Diana 2013 (Movie)

Samundar (Actor)

Upstairs, Downstairs 2010 - 2013 (TV Show)

Actor

John Carter 2012 (Movie)

Zodangan General (Actor)

Ben-Hur 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Actor

Ghosted 2010 (Movie)

(Actor)

Sex and the City 2 2010 (Movie)

Shiekh Khalid (Actor)

The Wolfman 2010 (Movie)

Singh (Actor)

Franklyn 2009 (Movie)

Tarrant (Actor)

Dean Spanley 2008 (Movie)

Swami Presh (Actor)

Fakers 2007 (Movie)

Foster Wright (Actor)

Nina's Heavenly Delights 2007 (Movie)

Raj Khanna (Actor)

The Gil Mayo Mysteries 2007 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Path to 9/11 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Actor

Goodness Gracious Me 1997 - 1998, 2000 - 2003 (Tv Show)

Actor

Messiah 2000 - 2003 (Tv Show)

Actor

Murder in Mind 1997 - 1998, 2000 - 2003 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Kumars At No. 42 (BBC) 2000 - 2003 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Queen's Story 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Narrator

Second Sight II 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Tabloid 2001 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Wimbledon Poisoner 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Cleopatra 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

Orpheus & Eurydice 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

Side Streets 1998 (Movie)

Bipin Raj (Actor)

A Kid in King Arthur's Court 1995 (Movie)

Belasco (Actor)

Clockwork Mice 1995 (Movie)

Laney (Actor)

Uncovered 1995 (Movie)

Alvaro (Actor)

Making of "True Lies," The 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Actor

True Lies 1994 (Movie)

Aziz (Actor)

City of Joy 1992 (Movie)

Ashoka (Actor)

Hostage 1992 (Movie)

Kalim Said (Actor)

Turtle Beach 1992 (Movie)

Kanan (Actor)

Year of the Comet 1992 (Movie)

Nico (Actor)

Hothouse 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

The Living Daylights 1987 (Movie)

Kamran Shah (Actor)

Transmutations 1986 (Movie)

Fluke (Actor)

A Passage to India 1984 (Movie)

Mahmoud Ali (Actor)

After the War (TV Show)

Actor

Age of Treason (TV Show)

Actor

Harem (TV Show)

Actor

In the Beginning (TV Show)

Actor

The Black Tower (TV Show)

Actor

The Far Pavilions (TV Show)

Actor

The Jewel in the Crown (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

Art Malik will be remembered for quite some time as Aziz, the terrorist going to his death riding a missile in James Cameron's "True Lies" (1994), but he is a well-traveled stage actor and is familiar for his many miniseries and features based in India. Born in Pakistan but raised in London, Malik began acting after losing interest in his business studies. He spent the 1970s on stages throughout England performing in the classics and contemporary plays alike.

Relationships

Zaibunisa Malik

Mother

Jessica Malik

Daughter
born c. 1981

Keira Malik

Daughter
born c. 1983

Gina Rowe

Wife
married c. 1978 separated in 1988 reconciled

Mazhar Ul-Haque

Father

EDUCATION

attended college in England; studied business; dropped out

Guildhall School of Music and Drama

London , England 1977

Milestones

2000

Acted in the Donmar stage production of "Helpless"

1994

Co-starred as Aziz the terrorist in "True Lies"

1988

American TV series debut as regular, the short-lived ABC medical drama "Hothouse"

1984

Played Mahoumed Ali in "A Passage to India"

1984

Appeared in TV miniseries "The Jewel in the Crown" and "The Far Pavilions"

1979

Stage debut with The Old Vic Company in London in "Romeo and Juliet" and "The 88" (in repertory)

1979

Film debut "Meetings With Remarkable Men" (billed as Athar Malik)

1956

Moved with family to England (date approximate)

Born in Pakistan

Bonus Trivia

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Malik has also published numerous short stories.

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