Shaparak Khorsandi

Shaparak Khorsandi

Name Shaparak Khorsandi
Profession Comedian
Date of Birth 1973-06-08
Place of Birth Tehran,
Death Date
Birth Sign Gemini

About Shaparak Khorsandi

Comedian and author who is known for her dark comedy and deadpan humor. She is most recognized for her book Nina is Not OK. 

Early Life of Shaparak Khorsandi

She was forced to flee from Iran to London after the Islamic Revolution. She graduated from King Alfred’s College in 1995 with a degree in drama. She began by performing stand up comedy at Joe Wilson’s Comedy Madhouse. 


She is a member of the Arts Emergency Service, where she performs charity work for teenagers to further their education.

Family Life

She is the daughter of Iranian satirist and poet Hadi Khorsandi.

Associated With

She appears on the seventeenth season of I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here alongside Amir Khan and Jennie McAlpine.