Imran Yusuf


The Roar of the Underdog

The first comic to start the trend of nominations from the free scene, returns to the Edinburgh Festival for his latest solo show. Imran has been enrapturing audiences up and down the UK with two successful tours and right across the world, from South Africa to South East Asia, even performing in Hindi during his stints in India’s exciting emerging comedy scene. Imran has proved himself as a comic with true international appeal thanks to his effortless cheeky charm and innate ability to engage with audiences right across the cultural spectrum.

Best Newcomer Nominee 2010, star of BRAND NEW unannounced BBC3 sitcom, BRAND NEW CBBC’s ‘Ultimate Brain’, Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow, Dave’s One Night Stand, Edinburgh Comedy Fest and Comedy Central at The Comedy Store.

Imran has proved to be a diverse performer across both the stage and screen, so expect to see more of him in the future!

“★★★★ Imran Yusuf’s show heralds the birth of a new comedy star. Intelligent, thought-provoking and laugh out loud funny” Time Out
“★★★★ Sharp, passionate and uplifting” Telegraph
“★★★★ An hour of cheek and charm” The Independent