Great news! Omid Djalili is coming to EDINBURGH FRINGE!
An award-winning stand-up and a big hit on the silver screen, Omid has notched up a string of top TV credits including Live at the Apollo, Have I Got News For You and The Royal Variety Performance. Not only that but he has also racked up an impressive film CV, with roles in Hollywood blockbusters including Gladiator, The Mummy and Pirates of the Caribbean.
Intelligent, sometimes provocative, always entertaining, his stand-up is an energetic and captivating comedy masterclass.
“One of the most joyfully smart, stimulating and entertaining comedians this country has.” – The Telegraph
“Belly laughs with a subtle blend of mainstream gags and subversive twinkle.” – The Sunday Times
And, as an added bonus, we are really chuffed that Boothby Graffoe is Omid’s very special guest.
Revered by all his fellow comics and with five series’ on Radio 4 under his belt, Boothby is an improv king who has worked happily alongside Eddie Izzard, Paul Merton, Mike McShane and many more.
“Boothby is a multi-talented, darkly hilarious, grade A British eccentric who can twist your funny bone one minute, and break your heart the next. A musical comedy act who is more musical than most musicians, and funnier than most comedians.” – Stewart Lee
“If I had to compare him to anyone, it would be Spike Milligan.” – Omid Djalili
“One of the most joyfully smart, stimulating and entertaining comedians this country has.” – The Telegraph.