Ramy Youssef Takes Off

Emmy-nominated actor and director Ramy Youssef talks about creating his Hulu series ‘Ramy’ and what it’s like to be young and Muslim in the comedy world right now. He also discusses his HBO stand-up special ‘Feelings,’ growing up in New Jersey in the shadow of 9/11, how his Egyptian immigrant father ended up working for Donald Trump and a lot more.


This episode was originally published on April 16th, 2019. 


Twitter: @ramy and @mattwilstein | Instagram: @ramy and @lastlaughpod

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