Qasim Akhtar was born on June 8, 1991, in Burnage Manchester. He is an actor known for playing Chesney Karib in the UK version of Shameless.


Qasim started his acting career by appearing in Mischief Night 2006. He later went on to Shameless and played the recurring character of Chesney Karib. He also appeared in Waterloo Road for a short part.

Personal Life

Qasim attended Parrs Wood High School in Didsbury and later went on to complete his education at Cheadle & Marple Sixth Form College.

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