Pritesh Shah is an actor, comedian, producer, and screenwriter born in San Diego, CA. After graduating as an accountant and quitting his ideal job, Pritesh immersed himself as a standup comic and actor, where he was mentored by Chad Coleman (who starred in The Wire, The Walking Dead) and performed at clubs throughout Southern California.
Pritesh has appeared and starred in dozens of hit television shows, including GRIM, CRIMINAL MINDS: BEYOND BORDERS, DYNASTY, and he has a recurring role on the Emmy nominated hit show SIX on the History Channel and GAME OF SILENCE on NBC.
On the big screen, he had scene stealing roles in TIE THE KNOT, where he starred alongside Tara Reid, WIZARDREAM with Ernie Hudson, and ALL IN TIME with Vanessa Ray. He also starred in THE BLACK GHIANDOLA directed by Sam Raimi alongside JK Simmons and Johnny Depp. He recently starred in an Amazon Prime Video exclusive WARNINGS. He worked as an Executive Producer in FISHBOWL CALIFORNIA.
Pritesh will be starring in the new hit spin off series on THE WALKING DEAD: THE WORLD BEYOND in October 2020. He has recently completed screenwriting his upcoming feature film BROWN MAN PROBLEMS with Dennis Fallon. He is due to release INVISIBLE BROWN MAN in February 2021 correlated to his full feature film BROWN MAN PROBLEMS starring Netflix's "NEVER HAVE I EVER" Richa Moorjani, and Emmy-Nominated Director Roxy Shih.