who the F is Mohammed magdi anyway?
Mohammed Magdi is a stand-up comedian based in Hong Kong. Mohammed started his stand-up career in Shanghai, China where he was a regular feature, MC and headliner at China’s only full-time comedy club, then he went on to headline and perform in other cities all over, including:
China: Beijing, Shenzhen, Shanghai, Hangzhou, Suzhou, Wuhan, Xiamen
Malaysia: Kuala Lumpur
Cambodia: Siem Reap, Phnom Penh
South Korea: Seoul
Japan: Tokyo, Fukuoka, Osaka
The Philippines: Manila
Taiwan: Taipei, Kaohsiung
Thailand: Bangkok, Hua Hin
Mohammed was the official opening act for Jim Gaffigan on his “Quality Time” tour in Shanghai in 2019, and the official opening act for Gad Elmaleh on his “Dream Tour” in Shanghai in 2018.
He also worked with Joe Wong, Jimmy Shubert, Mark Normand, Kurt Metzger, Ari Shaffir, Kyle Kinane and Brad Williams.
Mohammed was featured on the second season of Comedy Central Arabia Stand-up show Comedy Central Presents: Stand Up
He is the proud winner of the Bangkok International Comedy Festival 2017, the first runner up of the China International Comedy Festival 2016 and a multiple time finalist of the Hong Kong International Comedy Festival.
Interviews, podcast BLABBINGS, press coverage and mentions:
- TimeOut Beijing
"he tries to break through the stereotypes with a performance that is funny but also thought-provoking."
- China Daily