Seattle, WA -- (SBWIRE) -- 02/27/2014 -- The British-Turkish actor Mem Ferda (http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1570873) , is to do a cameo in the new action thriller BREAKDOWN. The movie features Craig Fairbrass (Rise of the Footsoldier) as a professional contract killer, who is compromised by visions of his violent past as he tries to defend his family from his merciless employers. The film is being shot on location in and around London and Essex.
The film is Written and Directed by Jonnie Malachi. The rest of cast includes James Cosmo (Game of Thrones), Emmett Scanlan (The Fall), Mem Ferda (Pusher), Olivia Grant (Mr. Nice), and Tamer Hassan (The Business). Luke Fairbrass is producing for screen 360.
Mem commented, “ I'm thrilled to be a part of this highly charged and strong no nonsense thriller. Jonnie has written a real winner here”.
Mem Ferda plays the role of Hakan Abaci. A self made, uber-confident Turkish Gang Boss. Though, it is a cameo part in the movie, the role really packs a punch and will without doubt leave viewers flabbergasted.
Mem Ferda has long been admired for his triumphing characterful roles. He is an actor who is very well liked in the industry, both on and off film sets. The veteran actor was born in October 1963 in Chelsea and was attracted to acting from very young age. However, he didn’t make it his profession until many years later. After graduating LAMDA (The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art) with a Post-graduate degree in Classical Acting his career rocketed to dizzy heights.
“As a child growing up, I was always fascinated with immoral and villainous characters. Hence,
I have now sculpted a career from portrayals of such character roles. It has been a fun ride”, commented the actor.
Mem Ferda is currently preparing for two intense leading roles, in two, superb, action films, set for 2015. The Gunfather and The Executioner.
“I am highly excited and can’t wait to see Mem Ferda grace us with his magic on the silver screen
once more” says the obsessed Kim Brown, Florida, US, a film journalist and aficionado.
Without doubt, there is huge excitement percolating among movie viewers to see the veteran actor strike a difference once again.
About Mem Ferda
Mem Ferda is a British - Turkish Actor, born October 1963 in Chelsea. He has acted in popular films like “The Devils Double”, “Pusher”, “iLL Manors”, “Legacy” and many other movies. He can next be seen in the much anticipated “PLASTIC” directed by the award winning Julian Gilbey.
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