Omid Djalili

Award Winning British-Iranian Actor & Comedian

Omid Djalili prides himself as a Britain’s funniest Iranian comedian. Like his many television series, Omid mixes gags, observational 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 circuit will ensure he performs a polished act and has audiences in fits of laughter at almost every occasion.

With a previous history of actor appearances in Hollywood blockbuster movies, Omid has played roles as an actor in The Mummy, Casanova and Pirates of the Carribean to name a few. Proving testament to his acting career, Omid has swapped movies for the West End, appearing in productions including Oliver! and The Shawshank Redemption.

Continuously refreshing his stand-up comedy act, Djalili remains one of the freshest and funniest personalities for events. Either performing as an after dinner speaker or as an entertainer for corporate functions, Omid is a consummate professional who has a wealth of experience to rely upon in order to tailor his content to any client’s brief.

With a career founded at the heart of the comedy scene, The Edinburgh Festival, Omid learnt the ropes in a highly 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 sold in great numbers and shown his popularity among the British public.

To book Omid Djalili as the entertainment for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing agent@championsukplc.com or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.