Rachid Badouri

Just for Laughs Laval, Quebec Berbers

Rachid Badouri (born October 16, 1976 in Laval, Quebec) is a Canadian comedian.

Biography

Badouri was born to immigrants of Moroccan Berber origin.[1] He studied at College Montmorency in Laval, Quebec where he had his first experience on stage. In 1999, he had a major appearance at Just for Laughs (Juste pour rire) festival in Montreal with a presentation about immigration. He also appeared in a number of comedic advertisements in Quebec media (television, radio, print media).

In October 2007, he launched his first one-man show entitled Arrête ton cinéma! .

Awards

References

  1. ^ Patricia Bailey (23 December 2010). "Rachida Badouri breaks Quebec's colour barrier". The Globe and Mail. Retrieved 12 May 2012.