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Abubakar Salim can be seen starring in the coveted role of ‘Father’ in Ridley Scott’s 10 part sci-fi drama series Raised by Wolves, which was shot in South Africa. This series revolves around two androids tasked with raising human children on a mysterious virgin planet.
In 2018, Salim was nominated for a BAFTA Games Award for Best Perfomer for his role as the main protagonist Bayek on Ubisoft’s ASSASSIN’S CREED ORIGINS.
On British television, Salim starred in the period drama JAMESTOWN as well as a recurring role in the Sam Mendes produced BBC/Amazon series INFORMER. He also played a leading role in the mini-series FORTITUDE for Sky opposite Dennis Quaid.
His other credits include BLACK MIRROR, the Netflix/Canal Plus drama series SPOTLESS, and Jonah in the BBC adaptation of J.K. Rowling’s THE CUCKOO’S CALLING.