Omar is a stand-up comedian, writer & performer based in Los Angeles. A graduate of Rice University, he realized shortly after graduating that there are no refunds for college. He moved to LA in 2010 to pursue a career in comedy and quickly became a local favorite performing regularly at many clubs across the city including The Improv, The Comedy Store & The Ice House.
Omar's comedy is a mix of personal stories and social commentary based on his unique life experiences conveyed with a likability and wit that audiences can't help but fall in love with. He's performed in a number of festivals including The Coup de Comedy Festival in Irvine, CA, The Eagle Rock Comedy Festival in Eagle Rock, CA, The 10,000 Laughs Comedy Festival in Minneapolis, MN, The Dallas Comedy Festival, & RIOT LA.
In addition to stand-up, Omar also writes, directs, & produces a YouTube web series with fellow comedians called GRINGO and has guest-starred on other web series such as Creepy Caress and My Super Over Active Imagination.