Roland Manookian is a young actor who was first spotted while he attended Southwark College in London. Since 1999 he has appeared in a number of films and television programmes. He is best known for his roles as Justin in the drama 'Goodbye Charlie Bright' (2001) and Zeberdee, a character with extreme thoughts in 'The Football Factory' (2004).

In 2005, Roland played Sonny in the action packed gangster film, 'The Business'. His television credits include 'Great Expectations', 'Oliver Twist', 'the Vice', 'Storm damage', 'As if' and 'Dunkirk'. Mannokian has also appeared on the stage at the Royal Court in 'The One with the Oven' and in the West End in 'Telstar'.