Nikhil Parmar is a London based, Manchester born screenwriter and actor. He writes both comedy and drama, generally exploring themes of race and identity. Nikhil recently graduated from Emmy award winner Andy Riley's mentorship scheme for writers from diverse backgrounds. Earlier this year, his original format entitled CANCELLED garnered the interest of several development companies before being picked up by DNA TV who commissioned a treatment and pilot script.
Alongside his acting work, Nikhil is currently developing several original ideas for television including a high-stakes drama about social media influencers and a 70s set comedy drama based on his academic paper on racism in Britain.