Melissa Shoshahi

Melissa Shoshahi

Melissa Shoshahi's Bio

Melissa Shoshahi is an award winning stand-up comedian, actress and writer. She tours all over the country and world, bringing her witty personality to the stage knowing no limits when it comes to comedy - culture, relationships, world views and race are all fair game. Famous for her spot on Kim Kardashian impression, Shoshahi originally hails from Seattle, Washington and is the first Iranian-American female comedian to be touring all over the nation. She was on WhoHaha's Top Female Comics of 2018, she has also been featured on Laughs on Fox, All Def Digital, Nickelodeon, Fusion TV, and has acted in a myriad of independent films. Shoshahi has accumulated millions of views online with sketches and stand-up clips that have gone viral. She also uses her platform to raise awareness about Epilepsy.

"I want to bring peace through laughter. I'd love to share my jokes with the world and also inspire other women who may have always wanted to perform but who have been culturally deprived or too scared to step up and get out there too!" -Melissa Shoshahi