With stand up appearances on BBC Radio 2 and BBC Radio 4, ZAHRA BARRI is a stand up, presenter, actor and blogger with a unique Eastern and Kanye Western perspective on all of life’s big questions.
As a regular guest on Talk Radio she appears on a number of shows including the Paul Ross Morning Show, Drive with Delaney and the Penny Smith Breakfast Show.
Last Minute Comedian Of the Year , 2016, Runner up
BBC New Comedy Awards, 2016, Semi-finals
Bath New Act , 2013, Finalist
The Norman Beaton Fellowship Award for Radio Drama, 2009, Finalist
Reading New Act , 2014, Finalist
“A cool Rita Rudner”, Alan Nixon Former Channel 5 Head Of Comedy and Entertainment
“Edgy and very funny”, Cheeky Monkey Comedy Club
“Terrific”, Venue Magazine