Search Results for: comedy

Jamal Khadar


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


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


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


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


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