Omid Djalili is a comedian stand-up comedian, actor, television producer, voice actor and writer from London. His comedy skits cover topics about religion, race, culture, stereotypes and human interactions.
He first found success in comedy at the 1995 Eddinburgh Fringe with his shows Short, Fat Kebab Shop Owner's Son and The Arab And The Jew with Ivor Dembina.
Now a notable stand-up on the scene, Djalili has won various awards for his comedy, and has appeared on the popular television comedy show Have I Got News For You, as well as getting his own show between 2007 and 2009 titled The Omid Djalili Show.
Alongside comedy, Djalili has appeared in a number of films, most notably Gladiator, The Mummy, Mean Machine, The World Is Not Enough, Alien Autopsy, Spy Game, Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow, Grow Your Own, Notting Hill, Mr Nice, Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End, Sex and the City 2 and provides his voice in Over the Hedge. He most recently had a role in the second Mamma Mia movie.
Following his latest show Shmuck For A Night, Omid Djalili has lined up a run of London shows at the Wiltern Music Hall this January. Catch him live by checking out the tour dates and concert ticket information below on Stereoboard.