Ask about Sami Shah
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
Key Points
  • Sami Shah has been profiled in the New York Times, ABC’s The Australian Story, BBC Radio 4, appeared on QI with Stephen Fry, and The Project.
  • Former host of own radio show ABC Radio Melbourne and National, as well as being a guest on QI with Stephen Fry, The Project, ABC News Breakfast, Frequent host on ABC News Breakfast.
  • Won awards at Perth International Comedy Festival, Fringe World, Melbourne Fringe, and nominated for multiple Australian and international literary awards.
  • Published an autobiography I, Migrant, a fantasy novel Boy of Fire and Earth, and a non-fiction book The Islamic Republic of Australia.
  • Written and performed a documentary on the history of Pakistan for BBC Radio 4, Religion in Australia and one on Free Speech for ABC Radio National.
  • Performed for the Red Cross, Australian Medical Association, TED X Melbourne, ABC, United Nations, AGL, Unilever, Dept. of Health WA, Science Industry Australia.
  • Power of laughter to overcome challenges and connect people
  • Importance of diversity and how to incorporate diversity into your environment
  • Freedom of speech
  • How to tell your story in a unique and inspiring way
  • How to write comedy, how to incorporate comedy into your content
  • Master of Ceremonies
  • Host

He was really funny and engaging.

A swaggering dynamo
The New York Times

Precision timing...a masterclass in comedy
Chortle UK

Combines insight with oblique wit and linguistic flair
Steve Bennett, Chortle UK