A clip featuring Bollywood superstar Ranveer Singh and British comedian Aatif Nawaz has gone viral. At the conclusion of India and Pakistan’s clash in the ICC Cricket World Cup, Aatif, a die-hard Pakistan cricket fan was visibly dejected and consoled by Ranveer. The clip has been viewed more than 9 million times and the story has been covered by Dawn, NDTV, ARY News, Samaa, Gulf News, Geo News, Latest LY, Geo Super TV, Mangobaaz, Glamsham, The News, News 18 and many other news agencies. The clip can be viewed on in it’s entirety on Aatif’s Instagram or Twitter.
Over the course of the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup, Aatif Nawaz and Pakistan cricket legend Wasim Akram will be presenting Coca Cola Fan Zone. The show will air live after each of Pakistan’s World Cup Matches. Aatif will also be appearing on BBC’s Test Match Special and the BBC Doosra podcast throughout the tournament.
Aatif Nawaz will be performing on selected dates of ‘The Muslims Are Coming’ Comedy Tour in June 2019. The tour will also feature comedians Tez Ilyas, Shazia Mirza, Omar Hamdi, Eshaan Akbar, Nabil Abdulrashid, Guz Khan and Prince Abdi. Tickets are available from the Desi Central Events page.
The BBC have formally announced that they have commissioned Muzlamic - a brand new sketch-comedy show created, written by and starring Aatif Nawaz and Ali Official. The sketch-show will reflect the diversity of the British-Muslim experience and air in Summer 2019 on BBC IPlayer and BBC One. The announcement was reported on by multiple outlets including British Comedy Guide, Beyond The Joke and Chortle.
In April 2019, Aatif Nawaz will join Pakistani cricket legend Younus Khan in a 5 city tour across the UK. The fundraising dinners will be in aid of Read Foundation - a UK charity that aids in the education and development of orphans in Pakistan. For tickets information, click here.
Fresh off his UK national tour in December 2019, Tickets for Aatif Nawaz's acclaimed solo comedy show are on sale now. Booking links below.
Aatif Nawaz features in the brand new Channel 4 Comedy Blap (TV Pilot) Bounty. The show is written by comedian Tez Ilyas and also features comedians Guz Khan and Sindhu Vee. You can view the program on All4 or YouTube by clicking here.
Aatif Nawaz makes a small appearance in the brand new Vauxhall commercial currently being broadcast nationally in the UK.
For the 3rd consecutive year, Aatif Nawaz will be hosting the Human Appeal UK Comedy Tour. 16 Cities. 16 Shows. An incredible line-up featuring Ali Official, Nabil Abdulrashid, Tez Ilyas, Jeremy McLellan, Anil Desai and Fatiha El-Ghorri. Book your tickets now at https://www.humanappeal.org.uk/events/comedy-tour-2018/ and join us.
On Tuesday the 27th of November 2018, Aatif Nawaz will be hosting a very special screening of the critically acclaimed film ‘The Big Sick’ at The Electric Cinema in Birmingham. Tickets are available by clicking here.
Fresh off it’s successful run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and it’s subsequent UK Tour, Instant GrAATIFication is coming to London. On Saturday the 12th of January 2019, Aatif Nawaz will perform the critically acclaimed stand-up comedy show at London’s iconic 450-seater Leicester Square Theatre. The special extended performance will also feature special guest warm up performances. Tickets are on sale now. Click here for more information.
Stanley launched a new digital campaign to promote it’s Tape Measures. Aatif Nawaz features in a series of prank videos available on Stanley’s digital channels. Some highlights are featured in the video above.
On the 2nd of November 2018, Aatif Nawaz returns to Edinburgh for Immerse Comedy City. Taking place at the iconic Counting House venue and featuring a host of guests, the show promises to be a memorable night. Call 01315108382 to book tickets.
Aatif Nawaz's run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2018 has attracted rave reviews for the fourth consecutive year. Instant GrAATIFication received favourable reviews across the board and was included in 'Best Jokes' lists by The Guardian, the Daily Mirror and the Evening Standard. Audiences have also responded positively to the show. Audience reviews can be found by clicking here. Additionally, Aatif's VLOG from this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe can be found by clicking here.
On the 8th of September, Aatif will be appearing on a star studded line up for a special comedy show in West London. India vs Pakistam: Comedy Clash will feature performances from Hyde Panaser, Anil Desai, Jay Handley, Mani Liaqat, Salman Malik and Aatif Nawaz. Ticket information can be found by clicking here.
Aatif's recent tour of Malta was an incredible success. Thank you so much to everyone who attended the shows. The performances were filmed for a future comedy special entitled 'Aatif Nawaz: Live In Malta'. Coverage of the tour included articles in The Times of Malta, Air Malta and coverage on Kultura News on TVM. Click here to view Aatif's VLOG of the Malta tour.