- Comedy Performer
Mawaan started his career on YouTube, where his comedy videos have been viewed
over 19 million times.
He currently stars in the BAFTA-winning BBC3 drama Murdered By My Father and is
shooting a six-part ITV drama produced by Mammoth Screen, due to air later this year.
Mawaan is also becoming a favourite on the alternative comedy scene, with his unique
hybrid of absurd stand-up and captivating physicality. He studied clowning with world
renowned teacher, Philippe Gaulier, whose alumni include Sacha Baron Cohen &
Helena Bonham Carter. Later this year, Mawaan will be on a UK stand-up tour with
Selected Credits (See Full Credits)
Murdered By My Father (Television)
How Gay is Pakistan? (Television)
O.A.P Internet Virgins (Television)
Ecole Philippe Gaulier (Training)
Mawaan Rizwan is the cover star of QX Magazine!
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Fin Taylor and Mawaan Rizwaan are the Evening Standard's top picks for the Vault Festival!
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Mawaan Rizwan stars in new thriller 'Next of Kin' on ITV
Monday, January 8, 2018
PBJ nomination success for the Audio & Radio Industry Awards 2017
Thursday, September 21, 2017
'Getting High for God' will repeat on BBC 1 from Sunday!
Thursday, November 17, 2016
To Do List's 50 UNMISSABLE SHOWS AT THE EDINBURGH FRINGE 2016
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
The Guardian: Edinburgh Fringe 2015: Comedy Preview Speical
Monday, August 10, 2015