WRITER AND PRODUCER
Kausar Mohammed (she/they) is a queer, Muslim, Pakistani actress and writer who stars in ‘APPENDAGE’ opposite Emily Hampshire (Schitt’s Creek) and Hadley Robinson (Little Women), world premiering at SXSW 2023. Mohammed wrote and stars in the holiday romantic comedy THE SYED FAMILY XMAS EVE GAME NIGHT, directed by Fawzia Mirza, which world-premiered at the 2021 Toronto International Film Festival. Mohammed recently starred as Dr. Meena Dhawan AKA Fast Track on The CW series THE FLASH, and earlier as Soraya Abbas on The CW series 4400. She starred in Paul Feig's series “EAST OF LA BREA” and voices Yaz, one of the fan favorite lead characters, on Dreamworks and Amblin’s hit show JURASSIC WORLD: CAMP CRETACEOUS.
Mohammed’s standout performance as Rakhi in COFFEE SHOP NAMES is currently streaming on HBO MAX. Mohammed is a writer/performer in the distinguished all-South Asian sketch comedy troupe The Get Brown, who is currently developing various film and series projects, and performed two seasons of continuously sold-out shows at Upright Citizen's Brigade LA. Other credits include WHAT MEN WANT (Paramount), LITTLE (Universal), SILICON VALLEY (HBO), BLACK LIGHTNING (The CW), and CAROL’S SECOND ACT (CBS). Mohammed was also a featured talent in the ViacomCBS Diversity Showcase 2021. Kausar also is the co-founder of SHIFT, a racial and gender equity consulting group created by women of color.