Details have been announced for comedian Eshaan Akbar’s debut solo live tour.

The new show ‘The Pretender’ kicks off in Bristol on the 23 February and concludes at London’s Leicester Square Theatre on the 28 April. 

He will also perform in Leicester, London, Bradford, Glasgow and Birmingham.

In the North West he be in Chorley (11 March), Bury (16 March), Darwen (March 17), Liverpool (18 March) and Salford (15 April).

Eshaan has opened for Micky Flanagan, and has supported the likes of Jason Manford, Sindhu Vee, Adam Rowe, Dan Nightingale, Kae Kurd, Tez Ilyas, Dane Baptiste, Hal Cruttenden, Jan Ravens and Rory Bremner on tour.

He has appeared om Mock the Week (BBC Two), QI (BBC) when he became the first person of Bangladeshi heritage to appear on these shows and on Frankie Boyle’s New World Order.

You also voices Rishi Sunak, Sajid Javid, Narendra Modi and others on Spitting Image. 

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Eshaan said: “Well, I truly can’t wait to drive thousands of miles around the country to play to tens and tens of you. It would be great to see you!"

Tickets and all the UK dates can be viewed at