Janine Harouni

Comedian Profile


One of the fastest growing acts on the comedy circuit, Janine Harouni has already swept up a host of awards including the BBC New Comedy Award 2019 and Amused Moose Comedy Awards 2019, as well as being nominated for Best Newcomer at Dave’s Edinburgh Comedy Awards 2019.

Hailing from New York but living in London, Janine’s sold out Soho Theatre show was so popular it then moved to State Side for another run.

Her success has brought with it critical acclaim. Alongside numerous five star reviews from The Times and The Fringe Review, her quick and snappy humour has earned her a host of praise:

‘Ready for her Netflix special’ – The Times

‘A newcomer who’s clearly going places’ – Guardian

‘More people should witness this remarkable show’ – Ed Fest Magazine 

‘A comedian who is clearly destined for bigger stages’  – Sunday Post

‘Thoroughly deserving of every plaudit it has received’ – Evening Standard

‘An organic masterpiece of storytelling rich in fond detail, intricately woven together’ – Scotsman

The Times ★★★★★

Fringe Review ★★★★★

The Telegraph ★★★★

Evening Standard ★★★★

The Scotsman ★★★★