Pardis Parker

Pardis Parker

Pardis Parker's Bio

Pardis Parker is the creator and star of Comedy Central's Mideast Minute, and the newest correspondent and contributing writer for CBC's This Hour Has 22 Minutes. He's performed at comedy clubs across Canada, the United States, and England, has appeared on shows for ABC, CBS, CBC, Showcase, Family Channel, Comedy Central, and others, and was a frequent guest on Comedy Central's @midnight. Repeatedly lauded for his "big, expressive eyes," GQ Spain anointed him a "brown Steve Carell," Radio Canada dubbed him a "modern Mr. Bean," and the Toronto Sun hailed him as Canada's next great comedy talent - the "next in line" after Mike Myers and Jim Carrey.