Four Lions. Image shows from L to R: Waj (Kayvan Novak), Hassan (Arsher Ali), Omar (Riz Ahmed), Barry (Nigel Lindsay).

Four Lions

Cast & Crew

Main cast
Riz Ahmed Omar
Nigel Lindsay Barry
Kayvan Novak Waj
Adeel Akhtar Faisal
Arsher Ali Hassan
Benedict Cumberbatch Ed the Negotiator
Julia Davis Alice
Craig Parkinson Matt
Preeya Kalidas Sofia
Wasim Zakir Ahmed
Mohammad Aqil Mahmood
Karl Seth Uncle Imran
William El Gardi Khalid
Alex Macqueen Malcolm Storge MP
Shameem Ahmad Chairwoman
Jonathan Maitland (as Jonny Maitland) Newsreader
Marcus Garvey Marathon Policeman
Darren Boyd Sniper
Kevin Eldon Sniper
Adil Mohammed Javed Nabil
Toby Longworth Heimlich Man
Danny Ashok Phone Shop Assistant
Will Adamsdale Alex
Chris Wilson Police Inspector
Ian Hughes Security Guard
Writing team
Chris Morris Writer
Jesse Armstrong Writer
Sam Bain Writer
Simon Blackwell Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Chris Morris Director
Mark Herbert Producer
Derrin Schlesinger Producer
Angus Aynsley Executive Producer
Carole Baraton Executive Producer
Peter Carlton Executive Producer
Will Clarke Executive Producer
Mark Findlay Executive Producer
Caroline Leddy Executive Producer
Alex Marshall Executive Producer
Rita Dagher Executive Producer
Tessa Ross Executive Producer
Billy Sneddon Editor
Dick Lunn Production Designer