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Although he hails from the UK, Simon Kassianides has made his mark in film and tv on both sides of the pond. He is best known for playing the villain ‘Sunil Bakshi’ on the hit ABC show AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. As well as his work opposite Daniel Craig in the hit Sony feature QUANTUM OF SOLACE.
In the UK, Kassianides burst onto shows such as BBC’s CASUALTY, WUTHERING HEIGHTS with Tom Hardy, and the BBC series SPOOKS.
After Kassianides’ success in the UK he decided to make the leap in coming to the US. Kassianides appeared on such shows as USA’s BURN NOTICE, USA’s COVERT AFFAIRS, and The CW’s NIKITA. Simon produced and starred in the feature GEEZAS which was nominated for Best Feature Film at the Hollywood Film Awards in 2012.
Recently Kassianides was in the Relativity feature film DESERT DANCER opposite Freida Pinto and Tom Cullen. Simon was also a series regular on the TNT pilot LUMEN and guest starred on the CBS show ZOO coming out this summer.
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