Ali Ghandour is an actor and writer from Azusa, CA who can be seen performing weekly with UCB Harold team The Dragons. After graduating from UCLA, Ali ran headfirst into the world of improv and sketch, carving out a spot on the mainstage at Ultimate Improv in Westwood and performing weekly in the iO West X-Ecution. Ali and some buds also founded the film/improv team The Wait List where he’s written, produced, and acted in tons of sketches and short films for folks like The Laugh Factory and MTV. Their original series ‘Teenage Mountain Lion’ premiered on Hulu and Ali is still trying to convince his dad that his character really picks up around episode 4.
Ali’s television credits include The Goldbergs, The Odd Couple, Jake & Amir, The Guest Book, Chasing Life, and upcoming Amazon project Budding Prospects. Ali was also selected as a performer for the ABC Discovers Talent Showcase. Some UCB credits include Harold teams Scandal! & The Dragons, one-time Cagematch champions Varmint, The Breaking Bad Rock Opera, Trifecta, The Spidersons, Hip Hop Penguin’s Non-Denominational Christmas Assembly, The Heroic Death of Captain Scott, Play By Play, and UCB Summer Camp. Ali also currently serves on UCBTLA’s Diversity Committee.
Carl Tart, Hillary Matthews, and Ali Ghandour join Matt Besser for this week’s improv4humans! We’ll hear about an extremely personalized wine bar, airplane passengers who rally against an obnoxious farter, and cheerleaders that lead their cheers with facts. Later, a street interview…Listen
Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch (Ali Ghandour) visits Hard Nation to discuss the infamous “frozen trucker” case and his true ambitions - and that’s before Mark & Pete bring in surprise guests Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Mary Grill), Elena Kagan (Cass Bugge),…Listen