Bloods continues on Sky One this week (Wednesday, May 12, 2021), with an adorable cast including Jane Horrocks and Lucy Punch – but viewers are most interested in whether Aasiya Shah is a twin in real life!
The young actress portrayed Kareshma in the comedy series. Everything you need to know is here.
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Who is Aasiya Shah?
Aasiya Shah is a young actress currently playing Kareshma in the Sky One comedy Bloods.
Kareshma is an extremely dedicated paramedic who sees herself in the fast lane to a superior position.
She is the twin sister of a successful A&E doctor and accuses a bout of glandular fever that ruined her high school diploma …
In real life, Aasiya has been acting since 2016.
She has appeared in numerous stage productions and said that she never saw girls who looked like them on stage when she was growing up.
What was she in before?
Aasiya Shah is perhaps best known for starring Holly on the Raised by Wolves series on Sky / Now TV.
Holly is a 15 year old aspiring warrior trying to find her place in the strange new world.
Ridley Scott directed the series, which is about two androids supposed to raise human children on a mysterious planet.
Aasiya also starred in the second and third series of Unforgotten on ITV1.
She portrayed Gemma Khan in the cold fall drama.
The actress has also starred in Call the Midwife and The Level.
The upcoming roles include the thriller The Beast Must Die.
The new drama follows the robbed mother Frances, who wants to hunt down and kill the man she believes is responsible for her son’s death.
When she finally tracks him down, she enters his house and plans his murder from the inside out.
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How old is she?
Aasiya is currently 21 years old.
She did a BTEC in Drama and a course at Lyric Hammersmith in London.
Her professional acting side describes her as a “young British-Pakistani actress based in London”.
Is Aasiya Shah a twin?
Aasiya is NOT a twin in real life.
Although her Bloods character is a twin and lives in the shadow of her more successful brother.
Bloods series one, episode two
This week, London-based paramedics Maleek (Samson Kayo) and Wendy (Jane Horrocks) are working with the air ambulance.
Maleek’s lofty dream of joining helicopter service is shattered by his fear of heights and his encounter with arrogant paramedic Phil.
Meanwhile, Wendy explores the world of dating apps in search of a passionate one-night stand.
Hot-headed newcomer Kareshma is paired with cautious veteran Gary on her first shift, while Jo uses self-defense training to get Lawrence’s attention.
Bloods will continue on Sky One on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at 10 p.m.
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