Tariq Anwar (film editor)

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

Tariq Anwar
Born (1945-09-21) 21 September 1945
Spouse(s)Shirley Hills
Children2, including Gabrielle Anwar

Personal life

Anwar was born in Delhi, British India and was raised in Lahore and Bombay.[1] His mother, Edith Reich, was an Austrian Jew, and his father was Indian Muslim film actor and director Rafiq Anwar.[1] He moved with his mother to London after his parents divorced.[1] He is the father of Gabrielle Anwar and Dominic Anwar.



Awards and nominations



See also


  1. Ansari, Shabana (10 March 2011). "Oscar-nominated film editor Tariq Anwar has Mumbai link". DNA Daily News & Analysis. Retrieved 13 March 2011.
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