Shaparak Khorsandi

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Birthday
8, 1973
Birthplace
Tehran, Iran
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
8, 1973 (age 45)
Birthplace
Tehran, Iran

About

Comedian and author who is known for her dark comedy and deadpan humor. She is most recognized for her book Nina is Not OK. 

Before Fame

She was forced to flee from Iran to London after the Islamic Revolution. She graduated from King Alfred's College in 1995 with a degree in drama. She began by performing stand up comedy at Joe Wilson's Comedy Madhouse. 

Trivia

She is a member of the Arts Emergency Service, where she performs charity work for teenagers to further their education.

Family Life

She is the daughter of Iranian satirist and poet Hadi Khorsandi.

Associated With

She appears on the seventeenth season of I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here alongside Amir KhanDennis Wise, and Jennie McAlpine