Iranian-American comedian Maz Jobrani set for first ever show in Singapore

Iranian-American comedian and actor, Maz Jobrani will be making his first appearance in Singapore on Tuesday, July 30, 2019. 

He will be bringing his new stand-up show ‘Peaceful Warrior’ to the audience of the sunny island at the Shine Auditorium. 

Photo courtesy: LA Comedy Live
Photo courtesy: LA Comedy Live

Born in Tehran, Iran, Jobrani moved to California when he was six years old. He is known for his insightful and hilarious routines that have entertained audiences worldwide, including a performance for the King of Jordan. 

Jobrani is a founding member of The Axis of Evil Comedy Tour, which was first aired on Comedy Central. 

He has been part of multiple showtime specials, including ‘I’m Not a Terrorist, but I’ve Played One on TV’, ‘Brown and Friendly’ and ‘I Come in Peace’. 

He has also made appearances on shows like The Colbert Report, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. He has also had guest appearances on a number of popular television shows like Still Standing, Malcolm in the Middle and The West Wing. 

Maz also featured in two TED talks; ‘Did You Hear the One About the Iranian-American’ and ‘A Saudi, an Indian, and an Iranian walk into a Qatari bar...’.

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