Tariq Anwar

Last updated 09 January 2020

Tariq Anwar

Born: Friday 21st September 1945 (age: 78)


Tariq Anwar is an Indian-born film editor whose credits include Center StageThe Good ShepherdSylviaOppenheimer, and American Beauty, for which he was nominated for an Academy Award and won two BAFTA Awards. He has also been nominated for Academy Award in 2011 for editing The King's Speech. He is now based in the United States and England. He is the father of actress Gabrielle Anwar.

He was film editor on two Doctor Who stories.

Anwar was born in DelhiBritish India and was raised in Lahore and Bombay. His mother, Edith Reich, was an Austrian Jew, and his father was Indian film actor and director Rafiq Anwar. He moved with his mother to London after his parents divorced.