Somali-born, Cardiff-raised and London Based, Mo Omar is a fast-rising talent with a unique perspective.
Winner of the Leicester Square New Comedian Of the Year 2017 competition and semi-finalist in the So You Think You’re Funny and Amused Moose 2017 competitions. He has created short-form videos for the new BBC Wales platform BBC Sesh.
Mo was selected to perform in The Pleasance Comedy Reserve show at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this year, and he was a finalist in the BBC Introducing Radio 4 Comedy Award.
‘Omar has a winningly irreverent attitude to sacred cows, with a fresh and feisty delivery that gives him a contemporary edge’