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Mawaan Rizwan

  • Writer
  • Comedy Performer
  • Actor

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
Simon Amstell.

Selected Credits (See Full Credits)

Vera (Television)

Jamil

2016

ITV

Murdered By My Father (Television)

Imi

2016

BBC 3

How Gay is Pakistan? (Television)

Himself

2015

BBC 3

O.A.P Internet Virgins (Television)

Himself

2015

Sky 1

Ecole Philippe Gaulier (Training)

Clowning

2014

Paris

Audio

Video

News

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

Contacts

PBJ Switchboard
020 7287 1112
Agent:
Janette Linden
Acting Enquiries
Marina Campbell-Gray
[email protected]
Contact
Juliet Chant
[email protected]
Live Booking Agent
Toni Tippett
[email protected]