Comedian, Omid Djalili is back with a splash and is heading to the Princes Hall, Aldershot where he will be appearing on Wednesday May 8 as part of his new tour Omid Djalili Live.
The show follows a sold-out season of 31 dates in London’s West-End and a sell-out Edinburgh Festival run, not to mention performing the show for the first time in New York, LA and Washington DC.
This year, Djalili starred in a new stage play of The Shawshank Redemption at the Edinburgh Festival daily throughout August. He played the character of Red, played by Morgan Freeman in the 1994 film version, to critical acclaim.
A firm favourite at the festival with his legendary performances, Djalili’s stand-up awards include; the Time Out Award for Best Stand Up and the EMMA Award and he was a South Bank Award nominee as well as being a Perrier Award nominee.
The British-born Iranian comic and actor Djalili’s legendary performances on stage and screen have won him plaudits the world over. Credits include playing Fagin in West-End smash-hit Oliver! Dr Rance in Joe Orton’s What The Butler Saw at The Vaudeville Theatre 2012 and Mahmud Nasir in The Infidel. He was most recently seen in Sex and the City 2 and Mr Nice. Tickets cost £22 and are available from the box office on 01252 329155 or at www.princeshall.com .