Simon Rivers ,was born in 1978 in Birmingham, West Midlands is an English actor
to Sikh parents ,who had immigrated from the Punjab, he speaks fluent Hindi and Punjabi. Aged 5 his family moved to Berkshire.
Undertaking a series of supporting roles, he took a two-year degree course at RADA, followed by theatre work.
After taking parts in various television series, including Casualty, he played" Dr Ameer Mowad" in the two series of the BBC Wales production, Crash. He is best known for playing" Dr. Kevin Tyler" since 2011 in the BBC daytime soap Doctors, He departed the show on 30 October 2014.
Simon Rivers led a drama workshop in Chippenham for the Chippenham Youth Theatre group (CYT and explained what it was like to be an actor on Doctors.