Lateef is an an extremely gifted entertainer, who made his show business debut as a witty 12 year old on ITV's famous morning gameshow "Mousetrap". After that experience on the big screen he has never looked back. Not many performers can boast of having exceptional skills in all the main areas of the performing arts, lateef has these multi-faceted skills in abundance!
Lateef also has tremendous comedic talent and is one of the most unique and distinctive acts on the comedy circuit, and vastly gaining the reputation of becoming a force to to reckoned with, both on the Black, Mainstream, and International comedy circuits. In 2007 lateef played to sold out shows at the Oude Luxor Theatre in Rotterdam and the Tuschinski Theatre in Amsterdam when he toured Holland and has featured in many of the UK's top comedy clubs and venues.
The Comedy Store, Jongleurs (various venues) The comedy Cafe, Downstairs At The Kings Head, The Chuckle Club, The Bullion Rooms, Hackney Empire, Soho Theatre, Paul Robeson Theatre, Mirth Control, Tricycle Theatre, Stratford Circus, Croydon ClockTower, Respect Festival, Edinburgh Festival, Arcola Theatre, Theatre Royal Bar, Plus Many Others
Runner-up Laughing Horse Big Big Big New Act Comp
Finalist-King Gong Show Comedy Store
Semi-finalist-All Stars London Comedy Festival
Semi-finalist- Laughing Horse New Act Of The Year
Semi-finalist- Amused Moose Talent Quest
Part of the Amused Moose Hot Starlets Showcase Edinburgh Festival
Nominee BECA Awards Best Male Comedian 2007, 2008
Originally from New Glasgow, NS, Peter White was a computer engineer. He went to school for it. Unfortunately it took him a long time to realize that he hated engineering with a passion. Luckily he found comedy. He started performing in 2005, and within a year was named one of the â€śTop 5 Up and Coming Comedians in Canadaâ€ť by CBC Radioâ€™s â€śSo, You Think Youâ€™re Funny?â€ť Since then he has dedicated his life to touring back and forth across Canada, headlining clubs, theatres and corporate events in every corner of the country. Peter has been fortunate enough to be invited to many of Canadaâ€™s top festivals, including the Prestigious Just For Laughâ€™s Comedy Festival, as well as three consecutive years at the Halifax Comedy Festival. He also taped his own hour long special for CTV and the Comedy Networkâ€™s Comedy Now.
Peterâ€™s clean, clever comedy is highly sought after by corporate clients, including RBC Royal Bank, Holstein Canada, and Sobeys. His ability to work any room and to create a unique show for each client
Along with stand up, Peter has also carved out a successful television writing career. He has written for the Gemini Award Winning This Hour Has 22 Minutes and the Gemini Award Nominated Thatâ€™s So Weird on YTV. He has also written and performed on both CBC Radio One and XM Satellite Radio, as well as writing for the Halifax Chronicle Herald and the online portion of Vice Magazine. His writing has been nominated for both a Canadian Comedy Award and a Writerâ€™s Guild of Canada Award.
Tamer started his stand up comedy career in Hollywood, California. A seasoned advertising and comedy writer for over 22 years: once he stepped on stage, there was no looking back. Tamer has a very unique background with Jews and Muslims in the same family, this Egyptian-American immigrant has a unique and hilarious world view. A proud member of the Groundlings Improv comedy school whose alumni includes Will Ferrell, Jon Lovitz, Kristen Wiig and many more. Recently returned from the 2013 Edinburgh Comedy Festival where he won several awards as well as performing for the troops in Afghanistan in 2013.
Since then, Tamer has appeared in commercials for the Galaxy S4 (over 14 millionYoutube views), TV shows (Design on a Dime, BBC's "Man up" and on BBC radio. When not headlining on the road, Tamer is a regular at The World Famous Comedy Store, Improv and Laugh factory as well as Comedy Cafe, Jongleurs and The Comedy Store in the UK.