A graduate of Rice University, Omar realized shortly after graduating that there are no refunds for college. He moved to Los Angeles in 2010 to pursue a career in comedy and quickly became a local favorite performing regularly at clubs across the city including The Improv, The Comedy Store & The Ice House. Omar's comedy is a mix of personal stories and social commentary based on his unique life experiences conveyed with a likability and wit that audiences can't help but fall in love with. He's performed in a number of festivals including The Dallas Comedy Festival, The 10,000 Laughs Comedy Festival in Minneapolis, MN, & RIOT LA among others. Omar also writes, directs, & produces a web series with fellow comedians called GRINGO and has guest-starred on other web series such as Creepy Caress and My Super Over Active Imagination.