Zainab Masood

Zainab Masood

Zainab Khan (previously Masood) is a fictional character from the BBC soap opera EastEnders, played by Nina Wadia. She made her first appearance on 16 July 2007. Zainab is the mother of Syed (Marc Elliott), Shabnam (Zahra Ahmadi), Tamwar (Himesh Patel) and Kamil Masood (Arian Chikhlia). She is the wife of Masood Ahmed (Nitin Ganatra), whom she divorces and later of Yusef Khan (Ace Bhatti) who abuses her and is killed, leaving her a widow. Wadia quit her role in 2012 and departed 8 February 2013.

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Zainab Masood - Reception
... Zainab, along with the rest of the Masood family, was criticised by actor Deepak Verma, who played Sanjay Kapoor between 1993 and 1998 ... The Masood family have proved to be hugely popular with EastEnders viewers." EastEnders was criticised by Location, Location, Location host Kirstie Allsopp for a scene broadcast on 1 January 2010, in which ... Zainab has always been an extremely opinionated character but her views do not go unchallenged and it is within these conflicts that the drama unfolds ...
Syed Masood - Storylines - 2009–12
... Although Masood reveals his previous theft, Zainab forgives her son, and invites him to move into the family home when he is evicted for failing to pay his rent ... Christian and Syed declare their love for one another, but when Masood is involved in a car accident, Syed believes he is being punished and terminates their relationship ... Zainab discovers the truth, but implores Syed to go through with his marriage ...
List Of East Enders Characters (2009) - Qadim Shah
... Profile Occupation Businessman Family Daughters Amira Shah Granddaughters Yasmin Masood Qadim Shah, played by Ramon Tikaram, is the father of Amira Shah (Preeya Kalidas) ... She tells him she and her boyfriend Syed Masood (Marc Elliott) are back together and are now engaged ... The next day, Syed's mother Zainab (Nina Wadia) is angry at his actions and Amira is forced to reveal that Qadim has not given his blessing and that she stole the money ...
Shabnam Masood - Storylines
... Shabnam, the daughter of Masood Ahmed (Nitin Ganatra) and Zainab Masood (Nina Wadia), appeared initially as a University graduate, who had not yet decided what career path she wanted to follow ... with Dawn Swann (Kara Tointon) and recreational activities angered Zainab, causing friction between mother and daughter ... Zainab tried to set Shabnam up with Jalil Iqbal (Jan Uddin) and invites him to stay with the family and work in their post office for a while ...
Tamwar Masood - Storylines
... who works hard on his studies to please his parents, Zainab Masood (Nina Wadia) and Masood Ahmed (Nitin Ganatra) ... They are delighted when he achieves five A grades during his AS Level exams, with Zainab boasting that Tamwar will be attempting to get a place at either Cambridge or Oxford University ... to help his parents set up their own business, Masala Masood, a Pakistani take away service ...