Gibran Saleem was born in North Carolina and raised in Virginia in a Pakistani household. He started comedy while attending graduate school at New York University. While attending school he was individually handpicked as an MVP nominee on the national TBS Rooftop Comedy College Competition and was a 2-time recipient of the UCB diversity scholarship. Gibran is the only comedian to ever be chosen as a finalist for both the Stand-Up NBC and NBC Late Night program; where he was 1 of 6 individuals hand selected over 1,000 submissions. Gibran has been featured on MTV, TV Land, Popcorn Flix, PBS, CUNY TV, VOA, Elite Daily, and Cosmopolitan and performed his stand-up television debut on Gotham Comedy Live for AXS TV. Gibran was the focus of an international documentary on NHK TV called Asian Dreamers: Brown is Funny. He has been featured nationally in festivals across the country as well as winning 1st place in the Hoboken comedy festival. Gibran is a staple among college campuses and travels throughout the year. He can also be seen on season 2 of Better Things on FX.
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Tickets For Upcoming Shows
- Fri | December 8th - 8:00PM | Stamford
- Charles McBee, Ahri Findling, Gibran Saleem, Katie Boyle
- The legendary New York Comedy Club comes to Stamford, CT! One of the most influential and popular comedy venues in the world, the New York Comedy Club is opening its doors in Stamford while continuing to bring you nothing but the best in stand-up comedy. Not only will the best of the best in the New York comedy scene be showcased, but your favorite headlining comedians from all over the country will be making their way to our stage!