KAE KURD

BIO

CHORTLE BEST NEWCOMER NOMINEE 2016

Smart, sharp and brilliantly astute, Kae Kurd is a young British-Kurdish stand up. Passionate about making politics accessible to young people, his comedy presents beautifully crafted slick routines with confident cutting edge flair.

Already a well known name on the urban circuit, in 2015 he made his transition to the mainstream and now regularly performs at the country’s leading venues. In 2016 he supported Dane Baptiste on his nationwide tour and was selected to take part in the prestigious Pleasance Comedy Reserve Showcase at the Edinburgh Fringe.

TV INCLUDES:
Know Your Rights | Channel 4 Education
The Funny Thing About… | Channel 5

RADIO INCLUDES:
The Big Comedy Show | Radio 1Xtra
The Weekend Breakfast Show Host | Radio 1Xtra
Behind the Scenes at the Jingle Bell Ball | Capital FM

ONLINE INCLUDES:
SBTV, DropOut UK, Pardon My Blog

FESTIVALS INCLUDE:
The Comedy Reserve | Edinburgh Fringe 2016
Latitude Festival 2016
American Kurdish Youth Festival | Washington DC
American Kurdish Youth Festival | San Diego