CHARACTERS & CREATURES
Malik is a German actor, Creature Performer and Mime.
He is an innovator of character creation, constantly inventing outlandish personalities for both live performance as well as film and TV productions.
His passion for his work and his extensive training in Physical Theatre, Mime, Yoga and Aerial Circus has led to him gaining years of experience performing under prosthetics and creature suits.
FILM & TELEVISION
Malik's recent credits include Trike on Mackenzie Crook's Worzel Gummidge, RB29 in Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams, the V/H/S series, Don't go Down to Wildor for FOX, The Demon for the ads and VR experience of Derren Brown’s Ghost Train, the Flukeman for X-Files: Cold Cases by Audible, as well as BBC's Silent Witness.
MAKEUP FX & BODY PAINT
Malik is an experienced character model and has worked with leading professionals in the makeup effects industry. He has modelled for IMATS, UMAExpo, The Prosthetics Event, MFX Warehouse and KM Effects. Stopmotion animation film ADAM had artist Emma Allen paint Malik's face over 1300 times.
CLOWNING & AERIAL
Malik is a Clown and Aerialist, specialising in corde lisse. He has created original characters for over ten years, mixing aspects of Clown into all of his inventions. Recent collaborations include Garsington Opera’s The Bartered Bride and renowned companies Les Enfants Terribles and Chivaree Circus.