Turan Ali

Turan Ali has been producing, directing and writing drama, comedy and documentaries for BBC since 1990, originally as a BBC staff producer and more recently through his own production company Bona Broadcasting Ltd. He is also an international consultant and trainer to commercial and state broadcasters, NGOs and media professionals in story theory, drama production and media for attitude change. In recent years he has been performing as a queer storyteller and in 2019/20 is touring his one man show of outrageously true gay stories, Don't Frighten the Straights! which has so far been to Amsterdam, Vienna and Edinburgh.

Recent reviews:


Review: Sam Morrison: Hello, Daddy!

Accomplished and fruity comedy from a young gay comedian who’s already mastered stand up.


Review: Scottee: Fat Blokes

Transformational physical theatre that challenges and moves