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Mo Omar

  • Somali-born, Cardiff-raised and London-based, Mo Omar is a fast-rising stand-up comedian with a unique perspective on culture, faith and love.

    Recently making his TV debut on Harry Hills Clubnite on Channel 4, Mo was also selected to perform in The Pleasance Comedy Reserve show at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2019, and was a finalist in the BBC Introducing Radio 4 Comedy Award. Mo won the Leicester Square New Comedian Of The Year competition in 2017, and was a semi-finalist in the So You Think You’re Funny and Amused Moose 2017 competitions. Mo Omar really is a name to look out for!

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