Nej Adamson

About Nej Adamson

Who is it?: Actor
Birth Day: December 23, 1958
Birth Place:  London, England, United Kingdom

Nej Adamson

Nej Adamson was born on December 23, 1958 in  London, England, United Kingdom, is Actor. Nej Adamson was born on December 23, 1958 in London, England as Nejdet Salih. He is an actor, known for Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006), American Assassin (2017) and Carry on Columbus (1992).
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Popular As Nej Adamson
Occupation Actor
Age 62 years old
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Born December 23, 1958 ( London, England, United Kingdom)
Birthday December 23
Town/City  London, England, United Kingdom
Nationality United Kingdom

🌙 Zodiac

Nej Adamson’s zodiac sign is Capricorn. According to astrologers, Capricorn is a sign that represents time and responsibility, and its representatives are traditional and often very serious by nature. These individuals possess an inner state of independence that enables significant progress both in their personal and professional lives. They are masters of self-control and have the ability to lead the way, make solid and realistic plans, and manage many people who work for them at any time. They will learn from their mistakes and get to the top based solely on their experience and expertise.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Nej Adamson was born in the Year of the Dog. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Dog are loyal, faithful, honest, distrustful, often guilty of telling white lies, temperamental, prone to mood swings, dogmatic, and sensitive. Dogs excel in business but have trouble finding mates. Compatible with Tiger or Horse.

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During the 1980s, he dated Linda Davidson, his co-star on EastEnders who played Mary Smith. Adamson married his drama school sweetheart, Susan Stevens, in 1989. They split in 1990 when Adamson briefly moved to Hollywood.


Born in London, Adamson is of Turkish Cypriot descent. He played Ali Osman in the BBC soap opera, EastEnders, a role he played from the series' inception in 1985 until 1989. During his stint on the show his character battled with the loss of a child, gambling addiction, the breakdown of his marriage to Sue (Sandy Ratcliff) and her subsequent mental health problems. During EastEnders he was credited as Nejdet Salih, but after his departure in 1989, he changed his name to Nej Adamson.


Other television credits include Auf Wiedersehen, Pet, Doctor Who, Wall of Silence and in 2004 he appeared in the comedy Sketch show Bo' Selecta!, where he played his EastEnders alias, Ali Osman, in a spoof Sketch. He also starred in the 1992 film Carry On Columbus and in 2003 he played a short Sailor in the hit Disney film Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl and its sequel Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006).


Adamson believes he has been typecast due to his role in EastEnders. On the show's 25th anniversary in 2010, he commented, "I have had to live with Ali for 25 years. I'm just trying to get on with my life. I don't give interviews. I am still acting but it is hard when to everyone I'm still Ali from the cafe."

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