Lubna Kerr

Lubna Kerr

Asian Outstanding Performer 2018

After completing the Laughing Horse comedy course in 2013, she has become a regular face on the Scottish comedy circuit. Lubna has gigged in the UK as well as USA. With humour that bases around her Asian heritage, Lubna attempts to both break down and play on the stereotypes attached to her background. Lubna is…

After completing the Laughing Horse comedy course in 2013, she has become a regular face on the Scottish comedy circuit. Lubna has gigged in the UK as well as USA. With humour that bases around her Asian heritage, Lubna attempts to both break down and play on the stereotypes attached to her background.

Lubna is also a trained actor and has made appearances on stage, television and film. She was one of the stars of Still Game at the Hydro in 2014 and has also made appearances in BBC1’s ‘Scot Squad’ and ‘Armchair Detectives’, as well as making her big screen debut in the feature film ‘Moon Dogs’.

In her previous life she was selling drugs…. As a pharmacist. She runs cardiovascular risk clinics for people who have diabetes for the NHS. She is also a motivational speaker on health and wellbeing.

In Scotland that is a very busy job!!!

Lubna’s new show showcases her talent for Character Comedy. Be it the sharp-witted cheek of Aunty Jee, the Asian psychic Mystic Jee or as herself, Lubna is guaranteed to bring a smile to even the most hardened of faces.

About the show – Asian Ellen DeGeneres

Scottish Pakistani actress and writer, Lubna Kerr brings her hilarious comedy stand-up chat show to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival as the “Asian Ellen DeGeneres”. The show pays homage to the great American comedian, actress, writer and chat show host Ellen DeGeneres. Lubna’s new show demonstrates her talent for being a nosey cow, asking questions to her guests you wished you had thought of and sharing some of the letters she gets from the public. She shares her views on life delivered via her different stand-up characters mixed with an eclectic range of entertainment rounding up a show that guarantees to be a threat to Ellen herself. Lubna is destined to bring a smile to even the most hardened of faces.

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