Mim has starred in many film and television productions including his debut lead role in the (2016) dark-comedy feature film 'Freehold', which was shortlisted at the SXSW Film Festival.

He has also starred in multiple BBC Television Productions such as 'Informer' (2018), 'Casualty' (2019) 'King Gary' (2020) and 'Doctors' (2020). As well as his growing acting career, Shaikh is a Broadcaster and debuted with his (2018) documentary 'Mim Shaikh: Finding Dad' on the BBC. 


In this interview they discuss how Mim got into the industry and how he deals with rejection. He shares his love of learning about the craft of acting and discusses how he put this into practice in his first feature film. He shares his thoughts on the importance of expressing yourself and says why you should never be put in a box!