Nemr

Nemr

Addison Improv

Wed Nov 13
08:00PM

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Nemr's Bio

NEMR is a Lebanese/American Stand-Up Comedian who is credited with establishing andpioneering the stand-up comedy scene throughout the Middle East where he performs inEnglish. Nemrgrew up in San Diego and then moved back with his family to Lebanon. He wenton to break down barriers and unite people in a region where bombing on stage can have acompletely different meaning.

As an accomplished stand-up comic with eight full featureshows, it’s no wonder Nemr’s secondworld tour, ‘Love Isn’t the Answer’, was met with unprecedented success, selling out across theglobe from every major city in the U.S. to Europe and across the Middle East. His secondinternational tour became the second global comedy event to successfully stretch from the USto the Middle East, with crowds of up to 6,000 people at every show. The first global comedyevent to achieve this milestone was, simply, Nemr’s first world tour.

That global event was captured inhis hit comedy special, ‘No Bombing in Beirut’, which wasfilmed in both Lebanon and Los Angeles, and premiered on Showtime, and is now available worldwide.

Nemr also has numerous television credits from major networks in the Middle East, has beenseen onCNN, was a guest on BBC HARDTalk, and appeared on ‘The Nightly Show with LarryWilmore’. He has also released two feature specials as cinematic experiences and had his ownprime time TV show. In May of 2014 he was featured on the cover of Rolling Stone magazine(Middle East) solidifying Nemr’s legacy as the biggest name in stand up in the region.

On the heels of his hugely successful world tour ‘Love Isn’t the Answer’ which ran for anastonishing two years, and following the premiere of his comedy special‘No Bombing in Beirut’,Nemr is back with a brand new show, ‘The Future is NOW!'

And in between, you can catch Nemr in his new hit weekly podcast, ‘The Very Funny Podcast’and streaming on twitch daily on his channel NEMRCOMEDY

www.nemrcomedy.com