Hisham Kelati

Hisham Kelati

Hisham Kelati is a Toronto-based stand-up comic and comedy writer, known for his vivid and engaging storytelling.

He's performed on festivals like Just for Laughs Montreal (New Faces 2019), Just for Laughs Toronto, Sled Island, Toronto Sketchfest and CBC's Accent on Toronto.

He's also opened for SNL's Chris Redd and WTF Podcast host Marc Maron, was a writer on CBC's hit sketch show TallBoyz, can be heard on CBC The Debaters and can be seen on CTV’s The Stand Up Show with Jon Dore and CBC's New Wave of Stand-up.

In 2019, he was nominated for Best Taped Performance at the Canadian Comedy Awards and won Host of the Year at the Toronto Comedy Awards, and most recently his debut stand-up comedy album "Tigre King" was nominated for a Juno for Comedy Album of the Year 2022.

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