YYComedy Festival performers warming up for big shows later in the week! Get ready for BIG laughs – Comedy, Rain or SHINE! Hosted by CMN’s own James Moore and with headliner Graham Clark! One of the absolute mainstays of the Calgary comedy scene, Comedy Monday Night is the longest running open mic night in Western […]
Actor and Chef who has performed on stages across Canada, in the U.S. and twice in the Middle East at the Amman Stand-Up Comedy Festival. In 2012, Ali was invited to perform at the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal and Toronto's JFL42. In 2014, Ali performed at the Winnipeg Comedy Festival - a set that aired on CBC Television. He has also been nominated for a Canadian Comedy Award for ‘Best Breakout Artist’, and was awarded 'Comedian of The Year' by Anokhi Media in 2015. In the summer of 2016, Ali took his new solo show Muslim, Interrupted to Scotland, to perform at the world's largest comedy festival, the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
Ali is the host of LAUGH OUT LOUD on CBC Radio & SiriusXM, a show with a base of over a million listeners. He was also the Lead Comedy Panelist on CBC Television's George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight, recording over 160 episodes between 2012 and 2014.