Comedian Omid Djalili to host show in Dubai…

By Sheena Amos

 As Part of Sell Out World Tour

DUBAI 31 October 2017: Following a massive 110 date tour of his show, Standup DXB has announced that one of Britain’s best loved stand-up comedians, Omid Djalili, will be performing in Dubai this November at Music Hall.

As a stand-up and acclaimed actor, Omid’s credits range from Hollywood movies and television to live productions on the West End stage. He has appeared on UK and US TV, and starred in films such as the Golden Globe and Oscar nominated Shaun the Sheep Movie, Mr Nice, Gladiator, The Mummy and The Infidel. In 2016 Omid was filming for Disney’s new live-action production of The Nutcracker, in his role as Cavalier.

Omid also executively produced the acclaimed documentary We Are Many, about the global anti-war demonstrations that took place in 800 cities on February 15th 2003, to date the largest mobilisation of human beings in the history of the earth.

In August 2016, Omid produced an Edinburgh Fringe show called Iraq Out & Loud, which saw almost 1500 comedians and members of the public read the entirety of the Chilcot Report for 24 hours a day, over 12 days. This memorable production was awarded the prestigious Panel Prize at Edinburgh Comedy Awards, and later TV Bomb’s Zeitgeist Award.

There will be two shows at Music Hall on 11th November 2017 – 6pm and 9pm. Tickets are available on priced at: Bronze: Dh195, Silver Dh245, Gold Dh295, Platinum Dh495.