Last Minute Comedian Of the Year - Runner Up
BBC New Comedian Of the Year - Nominee
Half-Egyptian and half-Irish, Zahra blends her sweet and sincere personality with cutting and acute social and racial commentary.
She has already developed a distinct voice on radio and can be heard on BBC Radio 2, BBC Radio 4 & Radio 4 Extra, BBC Asian Network and Talk Radio.
As well as writing and performing comedy, she is also an actress, blogger, presenter and voice-over artist. She was a finalist in the BBC Norman Beaton Fellowship Award For Radio Drama.
"A buzzy fluffball of comedy unafraid to take risks, like a cute lhasapoo puppy with a surprising snarl." Mumble Comedy ****