Allan
Mustafa

A BAFTA winning actor/writer known for co-creating, writing and starring in People Just Do Nothing (5 series). 

People Just Do Nothing had great success at the Royal Television Society Awards 2017 and the BAFTA TV Awards 2017, winning in the Scripted Comedy category at both. It also received a nomination at the Writer's Guild Awards for Best TV Situation Comedy. Allan will return as his leading role MC Grindah in feature film People Just Do Nothing: Big in Japan, out later this year.

Allan's unique and socially observant comedy style sets the tone and underpins the cultural accuracy of the show. He also leads in the live show Kurupt FM which has toured festivals across Europe and played at KOKO and Brixton Academy.

Allan stars in short film Bossman (Thunderdance and Colchester Film Festivals) with Tom Davis. He also starred in short film Love Pool with Anna Shaffer and more recently Netflix original film Love Wedding Repeat.

Allan has recently written and co-created The Curse with PJDN cast member Steve Stamp which is a new project with Tiger Aspect.

Allan Mustafa also co-creates and stars in a brand-new podcast, Chattin’ Shit – with fellow PJDN cast member Hugo Chegwin, available on Spotify, iTunes and Acast. 



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Television

Writer & Performer & Creator 

Writer/Co-Creator/Performer (MC Grindah) 
Director Jack Clough
BBC 3 / Roughcut

Writer & Creator & Executive Producer 

Writer/ Co-Creator/ Executive Producer 
Director TBA
Tiger Aspect

Writer 

Writer 
Director TBA
Entertainment One
Sketch Writer / Additional Material 
Director Various
ITV 1 / CPL Productions
Andy 
Director Andrew Chaplin
Big Talk Productions

Film

Chaz 
Director Dean Craig
Notorious Pictures / Tempo Productions
Taxi Pool Driver 
Director Asim Chaudhry
Writer Asim Chaudhry
DMC Film
Ratty 
Director Calum Macdiarmid
Writer Calum Macdiarmid
Topsafe TV

Writer & Performer & Creator 

MC Grindah 
Director Jack Clough
Roughcut

Radio

Bob 
Director Jane Berthoud
Production Company BBC Radio 4

Presenter & Creator 

Host 
Producer Rupert Majendie
Production Company mybox
Host 
Producer Sam Bryant
Production Company Audible
Broadcaster