Comedy in the Dark:: Bilal Zafar

Bilal Zafar is a sand-up comedian, writer and actor. He won New Act of the Year in 2016 (previously ‘Hackney Empire New Act of the Year’), and in the same year was nominated for Best Newcomer for his debut show CAKES at the Edinburgh Comedy Awards. Since then Bilal’s profile has continued to rise; in 2018 he performed at De Montfort Hall along side Ed Byrne and Mat Richardson at a special gala preview show for the annual Leicester Comedy Festival.  His has recently written and starred in his debut Radio 4 show: Bilal Zafar’s British Muslim Love.