4 Extra Debut. Reading from his colourful memoir, comedian and actor Omid Djalili recalls when he provoked laughter for all the wrong reasons.
Comedian and actor Omid Djalili is one of Britain's funniest men. His memoirs take us through his unconventional childhood growing up in an Iranian household in London and chart his progression from serious acting into comedy.
It's a laugh-out-loud, intelligent and deeply touching journey through a fascinating life.
In the opening episode, Omid recalls occasions when he's provoked laughter for all the wrong reasons.
Abridger ..... Lu Kemp
Producer ..... Kirsty Williams
A BBC Scotland Production for BBC Radio 4 first broadcast in September 2014.
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