ConanandComedy Centralveteran Ahmed Bharoocha is half Irish Catholic, half Pakistani-Indian-Burmese-Muslim, and wholly a master of punctuating striking social commentary with high-energy theatrics. During high school his family relocated from Santa Barbara to Rhode Island, where Bharoocha made the leap from Stitches Comedy Club dishwasher to open micker. While attending the University of Rhode Island he frequented Boston’s Comedy Studio, becoming a Comic in Residence in the process.
In 2010 Bharoocha won theMagner’s International Comedy Festivaland soon moved to Los Angeles (specifically his sister’s dining-room floor). There he began producing weekly web shorts with Ryan O’Flanagan and Jack Robichaud for theirDead Kevin YouTube channel; the viral sketch trio has since been featured onTosh.0,Funny or Dieand named one ofL.A. Weekly’s2013 Comedy Acts to Watch. As a solo stand-up, Bharoocha’s festival performances includeJust for Laughs Montreal, theMoontower Comedy Festival,Riot L.A., theGreat American Comedy FestivalandScotland’s Glasgow International Comedy Festival. Most recently he appeared onAdam DeVine’s House Party,Viceland’sFlophouseand currently he plays a series regular on theAdult SwimseriesDream Corp, LLC.