Open main menu
Enissa Amani, 2018
Enissa Amani, 2014

Enissa Amani (Persian: انیسا امانی; born 1981 in Tehran) is an Iranian German comedian and TV show host. Her comedy often focuses on the subjects of relationships, integration and ethnicity.


Life and careerEdit

Amani made appearances on a number of beauty talent shows and was nominated for the titles Miss, vice-Miss West-Germany and Miss Tourism Iran. For several years she has presented fashion on the German TV channel QVC.[1] In the middle of 2013, she began with open stand-up comedy. Shortly thereafter, she appeared in TV total, NightWash, The Satire Summit [de] and Stand-up Migrants [de].

In 2014 she was nominated for the Prix Pantheon [de] (jury prize).[2] On 2 January 2015, she took part on the RTL comedy Grand Prix [de]. In 2015, she was a contestant on the RTL Show Let's Dance with Christian Polanc [de] as dancing partner, a multiple winner on the show.[3] The duo took fourth place.

Films (selection)Edit

  • 2014: Ladies' Night (comedy)
  • 2014: The Satire Summit (comedy)
  • 2015: Let’s Dance (reality competition)
  • 2015: Fack ju Göhte 2 (film)
  • 2015: Xatar - Mein Mantel (music video)
  • 2018: Enissa Amani: Ehrenwort (stand-up comedy)


  1. ^ "Heute live bei der Beauty Night mitmachen! | - das QVC Beauty Blog". Retrieved 2015-09-27.
  2. ^ "Der gewünschte Beitrag ist nicht mehr verfügbar | ARD Mediathek". Retrieved 2015-09-27.
  3. ^ "Let's Dance 2015: Das sind die Kandidaten". 2015-03-10. Retrieved 2015-09-27.

External linksEdit