Aside from being one of the most in demand stand-up comedians in the UK, Shappi is a sought after cultural commentator appearing on ITV’s Sunday Edition, BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour, Radio 5 Live, BBC World Service & LBC and also in The Guardian, The Independent, Metro and on BBC News website. She was also a panellist on BBC’s Question Time. Shappi has presented a series for Open University and is a regular roving reporter for BBC South’s Inside Out.
Shappi Khorsandi is also the best selling author of A Beginners Guide to Acting English and her debut novel Nina is not OK is published by Ebury in July 2016. Shappi was also recently elected president of the British Humanist society. Shappi’s career has taken her to all corners of the globe, she has appeared on countless TV & Radio shows including; Mock The Week, 8 Out Of 10 Cats, Have I Got News For You, QI, Just a Minute & other flagship radio 4 programmes.
‘She has plenty to say, and says it with pointedness and potency’ – The Guardian