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Pop culture influencers, TV stars, film actors, comedians, and musicians share inspirational stories about the road to success. Insightful conversations that are part comedy/part drama and always entertaining! With your host, described as “The Midwest Lounge Letterman,” Jeff Dwoskin.


episode 160: International and Award Winning Comedian Tamer Kattan

An Egyptian-born American dropped into a family of Muslims, Christians and Jews talks about the dangers of prejudice, touring the world doing comedy, and how he met and married his wife during the pandemic. 

My guest, Tamer Kattan and I discuss:

  • Tamer's Jewish, Muslim and Egyptian roots
  • Moving to the USA as a child
  • The joys of LIVE comedy
  • Touring the world as a comedian
  • Performing for the troops in Afghanistan
  • The amazing story of how he met and married his wife during the pandemic
  • Tantrum Jesus
  • Winning the World Series of Comedy
  • Winning TruTV's Comedy Knockout 
  • His podcast: They Tried to Bury Us that he does with his mom about the immigrant experience 

You're going to love my conversation with Tamer Kattan!

Our Guest, Tamer Kattan

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  • YouTube Channel
  • Podcast
  • Facebook
  • Twitter

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 2022-08-29  55m