Comedian, best-selling author and Radio 4 regular Shappi Khorsandi is back this spring with her highly anticipated new show Shappi Khorsandi Live.
Shappi is one of the hottest comedy prospects in the country. She’s feisty, flirty and effortlessly funny she handles every subject with a razor sharp wit, softened only by her deliciously dizzy delivery and endless charm.
Shappi has notched up numerous high profile television appearances including; Masterchef 2013, Live At The Apollo, The Channel 4 Comedy Gala (2010, 2011 and 2012), Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow, The Graham Norton Show, Friday Night With Jonathan Ross, Have I Got News For You and her own Comedy Store Special for Comedy Central. She also had the honour of being nominated at the prestigious 2010 British Comedy Awards in the Best Female Comic category, up against fellow nominees Jo Brand and Sarah Millican.
As a sought after cultural commentator, Iranian born Shappi has also appeared on Question Time and Woman’s Hour, as well as penning columns for several national newspapers and magazines including The Guardian, New Statesman and GQ.
‘Makes live comedy thrilling’ The Evening Standard
‘Britain’s best young female comic by any yardstick’ The Guardian
‘Shappi is an endearing presence and possesses a charming self-awareness that ensures consistent laughter from start to finish’ Huffington Post