Birth Name: Rizwan Ahmed
Place of Birth: Brent, Middlesex, England, U.K.
Date of Birth: 1 December, 1982
Ethnicity: Pakistani / Indian
Riz Ahmed, also known as Riz MC, is a British actor, rapper, and activist. His parents, who are of Muhajir background, emigrated from Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan, to England in the 1970s. Riz’s grandparents were from India, and left in 1947, after the partition.
Riz is said to be descended from Shah Muhammad Sulaiman, the first Indian judge appointed by the British in Uttar Pradesh, through his mother.
Riz is a Muslim.
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