Singapore's Only Russian Comedian

Artur Akhmetzyanov is the winner of the 2018 Bangkok International Comedy Competition. He’s performed live in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Australia, Hong Kong, South Korea, Japan and the Philippines. Artur has opened for international comedians like Neal Brennan, Brendon Burns, Ahmed Ahmed, Alistair Barrie, Dwayne Perkins & Jinx Yeo. He’s also performed at Singapore Comedy Fringe, Magners International Comedy Festival and StoryFest: International Storytelling Festival Singapore.

Artur writes and directs corporate films and animation videos at Click2View content agency. He advocates using comedy in brand storytelling and speaks at industry events.



  • Magners International Comedy Festival 2019

  • Solo show “Russian Comedian” 2018

  • Winner - 2018 Bangkok International Comedy Competition

  • 1st runner-up - 2018 Magners Comedy Competition Singapore

  • StoryFest: International Storytelling Festival Singapore 2018

  • Singapore Comedy Fringe 2017



“I don't remember the last time I laughed as hard as tonight! Thanks for performing at TransferWise! I'll definitely come to some of your next performances.”

- Timothee Ledure, Senior Product Engineer, Asia at TransferWise

“Everyone had a blast last night – thank you, thank you, thank you, whilst raising money for Babes and Melrose Homes.”

- Helena Biggin, Australian and New Zealand Association (ANZA)

“Thank you for your support and participation in the Esquire Shophouse!”

- Melvin Ryan Tan, Marketing Manager at Esquire

“Yes, applause breaks…like a fucking Russian!”

- Neal Brennan, Comedian