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Omid Djalili prides himself as Britain’s funniest Iranian comedian. Like his many television series, Omid mixes gags, visual humour and anecdotal stories to deliver one of the funniest comedy acts in the nation. Ideal for both: events and television appearances, Djalili’s experience of the comedy scene will ensure he performs a polished act and has audiences in fits of laughter at almost every occasion.
With a previous history of acting he has made appearances in Hollywood blockbuster movies, in films such as The Mummy, Casanova and Pirates of the Caribbean to name a few. Proving testament to his acting career, Omid has traded his acting career to move on to the West End, appearing in productions including Oliver! And The Shawshank Redemption.
Continuously updating his stand-up comedy act to maintain its fresh feel, Djalili remains one of the most up to date and funniest personalities for events and is able to adapt his act to suit any venue and function. Either performing as an after dinner speaker or as an entertainer for corporate functions entertainming thousands of people at once, Omid is a gifted professional who has years of experience to rely upon in order to tailor his content to any client’s specification.
With a career founded at the heart of the comedy sector, The Edinburgh Festival, Omid learnt the ropes in the most competitive environment, showing his ability as one of the best comedians in the nation. Selling out venues wherever he travels in Europe, Omid has had many DVDs of his tours, all of which have taken the T.V and movie scene by storm demonstrating his popularity among the British public.