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Jamal Khadar

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Jamal Khadar is a writer and researcher. He has written about comedy and identity for the Guardian. As a social researcher, he works to help organisations understand people, culture and new behaviour. Jamal also performs improv at theatres in London and Amsterdam and hosts a hobby pop culture radio show.

Date added: 4 March 2021

Sameer Gardezi

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SAMEER GARDEZI is a Pakistani-Muslim WGA Award Winning writer known for his satire and grounded absurdism. He has written for several networks/streamers including Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, The CW, FOX, ABC, NBC and Netflix. He most recently created EAST OF LA BREA, a dramedy digital series about two Muslim-American woman trying to make it in LA. He is Co-Founder of Break the Room Media — a writers room incubator making diverse content — initially supported by Pop Culture Collaborative.

Date added: 27 October 2021

Alice Harper

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Alice Harper has worked in the TV industry for over 10 years, during that time she has worked on productions and in development in documentary, comedy and entertainment.

Date added: 26 February 2021

Sindhu Vee

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Sindhu Vee is an award-winning comedian, writer and actor. Since swapping a career in investment banking for one in comedy, Sindhu has fast become one of the most exciting and sought-after talents on the UK circuit. In 2018 Sindhu took her eagerly-anticipated debut hour, Sandhog, to the Edinburgh Fringe and was nominated for the prestigious Edinburgh Comedy Award for Best Newcomer.

Date added: 17 February 2021

How to be a stand-up comedian

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A 3 part series presented as part of the No Direction Home comedy project run by Counterpoints

Date added: 16 March 2021

Mo Omar

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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 a finalist in the BBC Introducing Radio 4 Comedy Award and won the Leicester Square New Comedian Of The Year competition in 2017.

Date added: 20 June 2020