Funmbi Omotayo: Work In Progress. Sat 11th April. Time: 5:45pm (Doors open 5:30pm)

Amused Moose Laugh Off Winner Funmbi brings his highly anticipated debut to the fringe, with first hand anecdotes from his African heritage and British roots.

‘Soon, he could be playing to thousands” TimeOut.

Rising star Funmbi Omotayo previews his 2015 Edinburgh Fringe show Legal Immigrant.

Funmbi Omotayo’s friendly, instantly likeable style won him the award for Best Newcomer at the Black Entertainment Comedy Awards. He has since gone on to win the prestigious Leicester Square New Act of the Year competition in 2012; shortly after becoming joint winner of Amused Moose’s Laugh Off Competition in the same year. Gently paced stories and anecdotes are delivered warmly and confidently from this relative newcomer. Funmbi is creating a huge storm on the comedy circuit with tales of living in Hackney, his Nigerian roots and his hilarious day to day observations.