Jameela Jamil (1986) is a British actress, radio presenter and activist. Jamil began her career as an English teacher before becoming a presenter on T4 from 2009 until 2012. Jamil was the first solo female presenter of the BBC Radio 1 Chart show. Jamil moved to the United States to pursue a career as a screenwriter. Whilst there, Jamil auditioned for Michael Schur and was cast as Tahani Al-Jamil in the 2016 NBC fantasy comedy series The Good Place.