Competition: Omid Djalili at the Grand Pier

PUBLISHED: 10:00 02 August 2012

Omid Djalili is coming to the Grand Pier

Omid Djalili is coming to the Grand Pier


AN UNPRONOUNCEABLE surname and an unforgettable wit, the brilliant Omid Djalili is coming to the Grand Pier – and you could win tickets.

The multi-award winning stand-up comedian and movie star is back on tour with a brand new comedy show.

With a career spanning three decades, Djalili’s legendary performances on both stage and screen have won him fans the world over.

Renowned for a razor sharp wit, a self-deprecating tongue-in-cheek style and a host of expertly crafted cultural observations, he is a performer not afraid to venture into the diversity of modern British culture – and consequently is one of the most exciting funnymen on the circuit.

Djalili’s awards include the Time Out Award for best stand up, the EMMA Award and nominations for the South Bank and Perrier Awards.

Omid Djalili will perform at the Grand Pier on September 14, with a start time yet to be confirmed.

Tickets, priced £25-32.50, are available by calling 01934 620238 or via

n The Mercury has teamed up with the Grand Pier to offer two lucky readers the chance to win a pair of tickets to the show.

To enter, simply answer the following question: Which famous Weston venue is Omid Djalili set to perform at?

Send your answer, along with your name, address and a daytime telephone number to Omid Djalili Competition, Weston, Worle & Somerset Mercury, 32 Waterloo Street, Weston-super-Mare by 9am on August 10.

Alternatively, log on to to enter.

Usual Archant competition rules apply and the editor’s decision is final.

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