When Haqi Ali is not acting he works as a stand up comic and has years of experience on the comedy circuit, Haqi does a lot of corporate and function gigs most off the time, but tryes to do as much as he can on the comedy circuit. With his street wise charm and natural wit he is able to win over an audience, He has great stage presence and has the ability to make you laugh your ass off.
His achievement in stand up comedy is being one of the finalized in the So You Think Your Funny In Edinburgh Fringe and winning a comedy competition in Glastonbury Festival. Since then he has worked for many Comedy Clubs and television production across U.K, credits include BBC1 Network East, BBC2 Desi DNA, and BBC3 Malai Monologs. Also as a comic actor worked along with the cast of The Office on a new comedy sit com pilot called Cul De Sac produced by Working Titles Television.
Just Some of the comedy Circuit Gigs His Done:
Birmingham Alexandra Theatre, Desi Central.
Pear Shaped London
Cheeky Monkey, Birmingham
Waterman Art Center, Brentford
The Gag Club, Birmingham
Alexandra Jazz Theatre, Chester
Hilarious Peepul Theatre
Frog and Bucket, Manchester
Fun House Comedy Club
Jouguliers Comedy Club
Little Civic Wolverhampton
Edinburgh Fring So You Think Your Funny