Michael Odewale

Comedian Profile

Edinburgh Comedy Awards 2019: Best Newcomer Nominee

Awards: BBC Radio New Comedy Award 2016 Finalist, Chortle Student Comedy Award 2016 Finalist

An exceptionally smart young man with something to say, Michael Odewale’s stand up covers everything from politics to pigeons. He began performing in 2014 while at university and was a finalist in both the Chortle Student Comedy Award and the BBC New Comedy Award.

A fresh new voice known for delivering sharp, slick and beautifully executed content, Odewale is set to take the comedy world by storm and has already performed at UK’s most famous venues, written for Radio 4 and performed on Chris Ramsay’s Stand Up Central (Comedy Central).

‘An engagingly sardonic wit’ – Chortle