| Egyptian, British|
Man Stroke Woman
| Ash Atalla|
1999 to the present
| Egyptian-born British television producer|
his independent production company Roughcut TV
British Academy Television Award for Best Scripted Comedy, International Emmy Award for Comedy
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Television Movie, British Comedy Award for the Best Sitcom
Graham Linehan, Ricky Gervais, Chris O'Dowd, Katherine Parkinson, Richard Ayoade
Ash Atalla (born 18 June 1972) is an Egyptian-born British television producer responsible for producing several British TV series such as The IT Crowd (in which he has cameoed), The Office and Man Stroke Woman. He has also made cameo appearances in productions such as Ricky Gervais' Politics.
Atalla made his first appearance on TV in 1999 when he co-presented a Channel 4 series on disability, Freak Out. In 2007, Atalla set up Roughcut TV, an independent production company. Atalla and Roughcut produced Trinity for ITV2 in 2008. Roughcut TV has since produced multiple shows for all the UK's major broadcasters, including Trollied (Sky 1), Cuckoo (BBC Three), World's Craziest Fools - Starring Mr. T (BBC Three), Anna & Katy (Channel 4), People Just Do Nothing (BBC Three), Mad Mad World (ITV 1) and Top Coppers (BBC Three). Roughcut also released its first iOS app in January 2013 - The Official Mr. T app.
Atalla developed polio as a baby, and uses a wheelchair. He was born into a middle-class family in Cairo. He emigrated to London due to his father's job.
Ash Atalla Wikipedia