Emman Idama

Emman Idama is a more effervescent source of energy, just the thing to keep the spirits up…establishes himself as a warm, charming and thoroughly engaging performer” – Chortle."

Emman is a Nigerian-born Irish comedian with a unique voice and ability to bring the house down. He is featuring on the third series of Comedy Central Live.

Emman has performed at Latitude, Paddy Power Comedy Comedy Festival, Vodafone Comedy Festival, Vodafone Comedy Carnival, Kilkenny Cat Laughs and more.

He has also performed venues such as 3Olympia Theatre Dublin, Waterfront Hall Belfast, Aylesbury Waterside England, The Laughter Lounge Dublin

He’s a regular 20 min act at The Glee, Monkey Barrel, The Empire, Comedy at The International, Backyard Comedy Club and more.

Emman has provided support for Jamali Maddix, Seann Patton, Seann Walsh, Eric Cantona and more. 

Nominated for Irish Comedian Of The Year 2020 and 2021

TV/Writing Credits

Comedy Central Live Series 3

UTV Northern Ireland - “Secrets of the Comedy Circuit” 

RTE2 - The House of Craic (writer / star)

RTE2 - Laughter In The Eye Vodafone Comedy Carnival Galway

RTE 2 - Electric Picnic  

RTE 2 -  Des Bishop’s “This is Ireland”, in 2016 (writer / star)

RTE 1 - The Year That's In It 2015

RTE pulse radio presenter Every Friday at 12-2.