Eshann Akbarwas crowned the 2016 Winner of Piccadilly Comedy Club’s New Comedian of the Year and also made it to the final of So You Think You’re Funny 2014. Since starting comedy in March 2014, Eshaan Akbar has established himself as an act with exciting potential. He has performed across the UK and in Germany and Bangladesh. In 2016, he supported Dane Baptiste on his UK tour. Born and raised in East London, he is a Manchester United fan (obviously) and has torn cricketing allegiances – he fails the Tebbit test every time. He has previously dabbled in Bollywood dance choreography.
“So slick, I could have been watching a Live at the Apollo set” (Bruce Dessau)
“A story that’s likely to go far” (Steve Bennett, Chortle)
“Saved one of the best till last” (Remotegoat)
“Likeability and charm” (Julia Chamberlain, Chortle)