Muzlamic. Image shows from L to R: Aatif Nawaz, Ali Shahalom. Copyright: Matt Stronge.


BBC Three (Online) sketch show starring Ali Shahalom and Aatif Nawaz. 1 pilot in 2019. Stars Ali Shahalom, Aatif Nawaz, Russell Kane, Olivia Marcus and others.

Press Clippings Awards 2019 shortlist

60 TV and radio programmes have been shortlisted across 10 categories for the Awards 2019. Voting is now open to determine the winners.

British Comedy Guide, 13th January 2020

Review: Muzlamic

Aatif Nawaz and Ali Shahalom's offering doesn't shake the perennial sketch show curse of being 'a bit hit and miss', but it has a lively energy and some strong ideas.

Steve Bennett, Chortle, 22nd July 2019

Muzlamic review

Twenty years after Goodness Gracious Me, Ali Shahalom and Aatif Nawaz's sketch show is a welcome jolt of diversity - even if it's hardly cutting-edge.

Chitra Ramaswamy, The Guardian, 22nd July 2019

Inside the BBC's first British-Muslim sketch show

They joke about airport security and overindulging over Ramadan. Meet the creators of Muzlamic, the trailblazing comedy exploring the contradictions of modern Muslim life.

Hannah J Davies, The Guardian, 18th July 2019

BBC orders new sketch show Muzlamic

BBC Three has ordered Muzlamic, a new sketch show written and performed by Ali Shahalom and Aatif Nawaz.

British Comedy Guide, 28th February 2019