Jameela Jamil (born February 25, 1986) is a British Actress, Model, Presenter and Activist from Hampstead, England. The radio show is all about BBC Radio One's taste.She acted as Tahani in “The Good Place” (NBC comedy series).
A writer, DJ, host, actress and model, she was born to an Indian father and Pakistani mother. She broke her back in a car accident at seventeen, leaving her bed bound for a year and a half. She used to be an English Teacher.
Used to teach English to foreign students.
She had never acted prior to being cast in The Good Place (2016) (2016 - present).
Jamil started his career as an English teacher. Later, she was a presenter on T4 from 2009 to 2012. The actress then made a homemade called “Official Scheme”. There was also home cooking with the “Official Graphics Update” with Scott Mills on BBC Radio 1.
Furthermore, Jameela became the first female presenter of the BBC Radio 1 Chart show. In 2016, Jamil moved to America to become a screenwriter. The actress landed the role of Tahani Al-Jamil in the American television series “The Good Place” that changed her life as an actress.
She has also worked as a photographer, model and fashion scout for Premier Model Management Limited. Jameela is in a relationship with her boyfriend James Blake (English singer, songwriter and musician). The couple has been dating since 2015.
Ehlers-Danlos Society granted her “Backer of the Year” in August 2019.
In March 2020, she posed fully-clothed in suit and tie for Playboy magazine's "On Speech" issue. She later tweeted, "From my Playboy shoot, I wanted to be shot like a man. No retouching, hi res, loose, comfortable clothes and completely unsexualized. I felt extremely free."
Height : 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m)
Weight : 152 lbs (69 kg)
Measurements : 34-25-35
Dress Size : 4 (US)
Bra Size : 33B