Fahim Anwar is a Los Angeles-based standup comedian, actor and writer. Formerly an aerospace engineer at Boeing, Fahim traded the cubicle for the stage and has never looked back. His Afghan parents, however, plead with him to look back nearly every day. "Is comedy worth throwing your life away for?" Fahim says, yes!He has performed as one of the “New Faces” at the JUST FOR LAUGHS FESTIVAL in Montreal. Fahim is a regular in the L.A. comedy scene, and was a finalist at NBC-Universal's Stand-Up for Diversity Showcase. Fahim continues to write and star in his own series of Internet shorts and has had multiple shorts go viral, with many being featured on Break, Digg and Reddit.