Umar Rana


(Comedy Central Asia)
www.comedymasala.com

“no-holds-barred jokes”
– TIMEOUT SINGAPORE

“direct, on-the-nose humor”
– THE STAR ONLINE, MALAYSIA

Umar is the founder of Comedy Masala. In July 2016, Umar made his television debut on “Comedy Central Asia presents Stand-up Asia!”, and in 2013 Umar was listed as one of the Top 10 comedians in Asia by Top 10 Magazine, Malaysia. He is a semi finalist in the Laugh Factory’s “Funniest Person in the World” competition. Umar has been doing comedy since 2001, in both improv and stand-up. He was one of the founding members of Black Fish, Pakistan’s first & highly acclaimed English Speaking Improv Comedy Troupe. He’s performed live in Singapore, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Indonesia & Pakistan. He was the official opening act for BILL BURR in Singapore, and has hosted and opened for Hollywood comedian Rob Schneider. Umar is also the Resident Emcee at Singapore’s most popular weekly comedy night, Comedy Masala.

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