Film Festival time!

Ali was deeply honored to be invited to act as the comedy instructor for the “As One: The Autism Project” film. The world premiere will take place on Saturday, October 25 as part of the Abu Dhabi International Film Festival. Check out the trailer HERE


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Nominated for an Ahlan Award


Ali is honored to have been nominated for an Ahlan People’s Choice Award in the “Best Male Personality” category for the third year in a row. Let’s help this funny man win this time around by voting! Simply click HERE. Did we mention everyone who registers and votes is entered into a draw to win 10,000 dhs?


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For the Love of Palestine and Syria

Save the date, yo! On September 24th in the main auditorium of the American University of Sharjah, Ali will be hosting a special Urban Arts Concert featuring comedy, dance, music and spoken word to benefit the Palestine Children’s Relief Fund. Yalla!




United Nations of Comedy Tour


Ali had a great time performing in Abu Dhabi and Doha with the stellar U.N.O.C. line-up! Read more about it in this Gulf Times feature.–eastern-audience%E2%80%99


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Oh Canada!

Ali is excited to be co-headlining three upcoming shows in Canada.

August 20: Straight Outta Dubai at Comedy Bar Toronto.

August 21: UNITED FOR GAZA Comedy Night and Fundraiser at the University of Toronto.

August 24: Hubbly Bubbly Habibi Comedy Night at HAZE Lounge Mississauga. For more info email