Mohammed Magdi

Comedian / Beard Grower / Frequent Blinker

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:


Russia: Moscow

China: Beijing, Shenzhen, Shanghai, Hangzhou, Suzhou, Wuhan, Xiamen

Malaysia: Kuala Lumpur

Indonesia: Jakarta

Cambodia: Siem Reap, Phnom Penh

South Korea: Seoul

Japan: Tokyo, Fukuoka, Osaka

The Philippines: Manila

Taiwan: Taipei, Kaohsiung

Hong Kong

Thailand: Bangkok, Hua Hin

UAE: Dubai

Egypt: Cairo

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.



Live in Shanghai

Live in Shanghai

Mohammed's been on a mission to confuse the children of China.

 Watch more of my stand-up videos:

Locked Out - Short film by Mamahuhu

The Laowai Tea Scammer - Sketch by Mamahuhu

We Used To Ride Horses. A short film by Alex Opdamn

WUTRH is about what might happen when AI makes human labour almost entirely redundant, the owners of AI companies are staggeringly wealthy, and the only way for regular people to get anything more than meal rations is to sell themselves as entertainment for the rich. Shot in Shanghai mid 2016.

Expat For Trump. Skit by The Shanghai Show

With one of the most historic Presidential elections just days away, expatriate Americans living all over the world are making their voices heard. Check us out at http://www.theshanghaishow.cn Behind-the-scenes: Facebook: www.facebook.com/theshanghaishow/ WeChat: TheShanghaiShow