Who is Raza Jaffrey?

Raza Jaffrey (May 28, 1975) is an English actor and singer famous for his role in CBS TV medical drama Code Black. Jaffery is mostly recognized for playing Zafar Younis on the BBC called One spy drama series books. He is married to Lara Pulver and has a son. He is 45 years old and a Gemini.


Raza Jaffrey was born in Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom. His father Hyder Jaffrey an Indian sea captain is from Agra and his English mother Joan Bradshawfr is from Liverpool. While living in London he was educated at Dulwich College(1986-1991), alongside fellow Spooks actor Rupert Penry-Jones. At Manchester University he studied English and drama and after leaving Manchester University he planned to join the Royal Air Force as a pilot. Similarly, at Bristol Old Vic Theatre School he completed his acting.


A famous English actor and singer Raza Jaffrey who is best known for playing Zafar Younis on the BBC One Spy drama series Spooks has worked on many TV Shows and films.

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Raza Jaffrey has appeared in TV shows starting from EastEnder in 1999 as Mr. Datani, Casualty as Hakkan Tahsin, Spooks, Murder Investigation Team as Kareem Dobar, Life Isn’t All Ha Ha Hee Hee as Krishan, Sharpe’s Peril Lance as Naik Singh, Mistresses as Hari, The Cape as Cain / Raimonde LeFleur Death in Paradise as Adam Frost, Once Upon a Time in Wonderland as Taj, Elementary as Andrew Mittal, Homeland as Aasar Khan, Code Black as Neal Hudson, Adventure Time as Danny, Lost in Space as Victor Dhar. He was last spotted in The Enemy Within as Daniel Zain and hasn’t appeared since on Television.


Raza Jaffrey has played in almost a dozen films. He made his first film debut as Rashid Dhar in Dirty War in 2004. Then he played in Infinite Justice as Kamal Khan, Eastern Promises as Doctor Aziz, The Crew as Keith Thompson, Harry Brown as Father Brackson, Sex and the City 2 as Butler Gaurau, The Rendezvous as Jake Al-Shadi, Cliffs of Freedom as Sunal Demir, The Rhythm Section as Proctor and Sweet Girl as Shah.

Other Information

Raza Jaffrey also worked extensively on stage, appearing in Romeo and Juliet, Cyrano De Bergerac, and similarly in 14 Songs, 2 Weddings, and a Funeral. Besides this, he also played Pakistani Lieutenant Colonel Aasar Khan in season 4 in 2014, the Showtime series Homeland. He surprised people with his impeccable acting in a play called Mamma Mia ! at the Prince Edward Theatre. Jaffrey performs several top roles including one in A.R. Rahman’s Bombay Dreams produced by Andrew Lloyd Webber. He has also co-produced a show called RED.

Net Worth

Being a famous actor and singer, Raza Jaffrey has an estimated net worth of around $1 – $ 5 Million. Having a pilot license, we can guess he may have his own jet. Besides, he still has many upcoming projects which will ultimately help him to earn more.

He has not revealed any other information like: cars, house, jewelry etc. We will update as soon as possible.

Personal Life

Raza Jaffrey the son of Indian sea captain Hyder Jaffrey and an English mother Joan Bradshaw was born on 28 MAY 1975 in Liverpool, Merseyside. Coming to his personal life, Raza Jaffrey married actress Miranda Raison in September 2007, and the couple divorced in November 2009. Later in 2011, he started dating Lara Pulver, and finally, on 27 December 2014, they get married. He also had a son with her in February 2017. And the most interesting thing is that both of Jaffrey’s wives have appeared in the show Spooks.

He also holds a pilot license and flies out often.

Body Measurement

Raza Jaffrey has a slim and athletic body. He weighs around 75 kg (165 lbs) and stands 6 feet 0 inches ( 1.83 m) tall. He has black hair and brown eyes.

Social Media

Like other celebrities, Raza Jaffrey uses two social media i.e Instagram and Twitter. On Instagram, he has over 12.8k followers, and similarly on his Twitter he has around 16.3k followers. And he neither has a Facebook account nor a fan page.

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